IPv6 kommer, er du klar?

Slutt for IPv4

De siste årene har det vært mye snakk om IPv6  (Internet Protokoll versjon 6). Men hva er egentlig dette, og hvorfor må vi oppgradere fra dagens IPv4? Hvorfor har vi IP adresser? På samme måte som en telefon har et telefonnummer har alle datamaskiner, og andre ting som er koblet til internett, en IP adresse…

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Hvordan kommer du til skyen?

Vurderer du å benytte en skytjeneste, eller har din bedrift allerede “flyttet til skyen”? Hva er egentlig “skyen”? Skyen er en slags samlebetegnelse på applikasjoner og tjenester som nås via internett, eller andre datanettverk som f.eks IP/VPN nettverk osv. Tidligere lå gjerne filer og alle programmene du benyttet daglig på din PC eller på bedriftens…

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Streaming the Olympics

Streaming live and on demand video is starting to catch up with “normal tv”. And the quality is getting pretty good. There are several different technologies for streaming, both on the client-side and on the content maker/provider-side. Earlier internet providers focused on the bandwith and transport side. As the demands on quality and technology has…

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Get your “things” connected !

A myriad of wireless and wired “things” now collect more data from more sources than ever before.By 2020 there will be 30 billion connected (autonomous) devices, according to predictions by IDC. Information from cameras, smartphones, wearable devices and other sensors are contributing to a massive growth in information gathering, creating demand for connectivity everywhere. This…

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Does high bandwidth guarantee you fast response?

Today, everyone can get high bandwidth at a reasonable price. But business demands of today requires more than bandwidth alone. Measured bandwidth and perceived bandwidth are two very different things. High latency is a challenge to many companies. Systems don’t respond as quickly as they should, and the benefit of working in the cloud diminishes.…

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Fjord Power!

Green Mountain Data Center (GMDC) near Stavanger, Norway is an ultra-modern , environmentally friendly and safe place to put servers and storage devices. Deep inside the mountain lies the massive server rooms constantly cooled with naturally chilled seawater from the deep fjord outside. This provides an energy-efficient cooling , with a smaller ” carbon footprint…

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