• Together with our Dutch partner, we renewed the BEAS platform - At seventeen I was the youngest Cobol programmer graduate ever. However, I had no idea what lay ahead. I started working at insurance company and have fulfilled all possible IT roles. Since 1999 I work for this company and it is now clear where my heart lies: between stock exchange insurances and our software product […]
  • Optimal data storage and performance for your business - Companies such as Google, Facebook and Netflix discovered years ago that the traditional three-tier data center architecture was not adequate for the need for a flexible, scalable, reliable and high-performing datacenter infrastructure. If you have a computer room with cabinets full of servers and data storage, it is time to renew it. “The big box […]
  • IT as a service is like water from the tap - Two years ago we helped a client migrating their on-premise servers to a central data center. This client has offices in the Netherlands, Belgium and the UK and had located its servers, as much as possible, in Amsterdam. These servers are theirs, but now are close to the end of their lifespan. That brought our […]
  • Less is more - “Listen, we have problems with the performance of our Oracle environment, could you review this further and propose how we best can solve it?” In response to this question, we investigated which Oracle licenses were bought by a local Town hall and, what licenses are actually needed for the organization. We also looked for opportunities […]
  • High winds, tornadoes wreak havoc across southern Minnesota – Fox News - Source: Google news Fox News High winds, tornadoes wreak havoc across southern MinnesotaFox NewsFARIBAULT, Minn. – Several tornadoes struck as severe storms packing powerful winds and heavy rain left a trail of destruction across southern Minnesota overnight, the National Weather Service said Friday. The extreme weather late Thursday damaged …Severe Storms, Reported Tornadoes Damage Buildings, Topple […]
  • Flood Shuts Down NC Power Plant, Sweeps Waste Into River – Wall Street Journal - Source: Google news Wall Street Journal Flood Shuts Down NC Power Plant, Sweeps Waste Into RiverWall Street JournalRiver flooding caused the shutdown Friday of a natural-gas plant near Wilmington, N.C. after several breaches in a cooling lake were discovered and some waste tied to the facility's past as a coal-fired plant entered waterways. Duke Energy […]
  • Rod Rosenstein Suggested Secretly Recording Trump and Discussed 25th Amendment – New York Times - Source: Google news New York Times Rod Rosenstein Suggested Secretly Recording Trump and Discussed 25th AmendmentNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The deputy attorney general, Rod J. Rosenstein, suggested last year that he secretly record President Trump in the White House to expose the chaos consuming the administration, and he discussed recruiting cabinet members to invoke the …Rosenstein […]
  • Day Care Worker Stabs 3 Infants and 2 Adults in Queens, Police Say – New York Times - Source: Google news New York Times Day Care Worker Stabs 3 Infants and 2 Adults in Queens, Police SayNew York TimesKayla Cho woke up shortly after 3:30 a.m. on Friday to the sound of screaming coming from a home on the block where she lives. Another neighbor, Mike Hsu heard loud thuds. Soon the high-pitched […]
  • Trump Says if Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser Was 'as Bad as She Says,' Charges Would Have Been Filed – New York Times - Source: Google news New York Times Trump Says if Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser Was 'as Bad as She Says,' Charges Would Have Been FiledNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday questioned the credibility of the woman who has said Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her while they were both teenagers. The president said […]
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