vrijdag 7 oktober, 2022
Source is ComputerWeekly.com The Natural History Museum has enlisted the help of public cloud giant Amazon Web Services (AWS) to bolster its scientific research capabilities. The museum said the partnership will pave the way for it to bring together and store a broad range of UK biodiversity and environmental...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com Ten times less latency than other storage solutions and one million IOPS from a single node – those are the claims of StorPool, which sells distributed and virtualised software-defined storage, for datacentre deployment to date, but now also available on the AWS cloud. “It was AWS...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com Large, monolithic datacentres at the heart of enterprises could give way to hundreds or thousands of smaller data stores and devices, each with their own storage capacity. This driver for this is organisations moving their processes to the business “edge”. Edge computing is no longer simply...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com Like death and taxes, customer concerns will always be with us. That said, practical room for improvement remains when it comes to customer experience of cloud services. According to Scott Anderson, senior vice-president for product management and business operations at cloud database firm Couchbase, 36% of...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com The growing complexity and diversity of IT is a challenge for CIOs and their teams. The demands of the datacentre, cloud infrastructure, containerisation, and security and compliance all put more pressure on IT management and operations. At the same time, it is difficult to recruit...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com In this episode, Caroline Donnelly, Clare McDonald and Brian McKenna discuss the Most Influential Women in UK Technology 2022 list as it reaches its final judging phase, and the imminence of the event itself, which takes place...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com The pace of life seems to be ever increasing as technology and software tries to keep up with the real and perceived demands of users. This race to get out the latest function ahead of competitors or to deliver the next user experience often pushes developers...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com In October, Germany-based PoINT will launch an object storage archiving product based on disk and tape media. “Our idea is to offer on-site exactly the same thing as AWS offers online with S3 and S3 Glacier,” said Thomas Thalmann, PoINT CEO and co-founder. Archival Gateway – Unified...
Source is ComputerWeekly.com The Microsoft Azure UK cloud region will host data belonging to more than five million participants in the UK’s largest ever health research programme. Known as Our Future Health, the initiative features input from the public sector – including the NHS – as well as private...

watt-hour (Wh)

Source is ComputerWeekly.com What is a watt hour (Wh)? The watt-hour, which is symbolized Wh, is a unit of energy equivalent to one watt of power expended for one hour of time. The watt-hour is not a standard unit in any formal system, but it is commonly used...