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GTC Europe 2017 – another roller coaster ride!

Myself and my colleague, Mahesh Pancholi, are fresh back from NVIDIA’s European GPU Technology Conference held in Munich. Jensen Huang, Founder, President and CEO of NVIDIA, started the event by delivering the keynote which set the tone for the three days, the main course being: The Volta V100 GPU The rise and rise of AI and […]

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Leverage your ERP investment and let data fuel your growth

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is the backbone of many organisations. Providing comprehensive management reports across all business operations, marketing and sales, production and delivery, service and finance. Business leaders are now able to see up to the minute operational performance and react decisively as data is accurate, automated and highly visible. This intelligence informs what […]

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Flash + Tape and the 8k Race

Last year Japan’s NHK conducted live 8k broadcast tests at the Rio Olympics opening ceremony in preparation for its plan to fully broadcast the Tokyo Summer 2020 Olympics.  As an ultra-high definition, data-hungry new format, questions have ranged from the affordability and availability of consumer devices to watch the content on, to whether the infrastructure […]

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Big Data in Healthcare Conference: Improving outcomes through data sharing

We’re heading to the Big Data in Healthcare Conference on 25th October, where expert speakers from across the health and technology sectors will explain how data and analytics will shape the future of the NHS. We know that NHS hospitals are incredibly complex structures with interacting processes and workflows and, in our opinion, the key […]

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Modern Research Benefits from Old School Storage

How modern tape storage addresses research data needs The preservation of research data is a serious business.  Long-term retention is a central tenet to the success of research facilities such as the University of Oxford1 and the University of Cambridge2 where traditional museum-grade storage conditions for paper documents now sit alongside enterprise-quality data storage solutions. […]

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Factory 2050 Event Reflections

 Industry 4.0 is leading the way for intelligent data analytics for improved business outcomes in manufacturing Last week saw OCF DATA take its maiden voyage into the event world, where we presented and exhibited at an event specific to manufacturing. ‘Where digital meets manufacturing’ was organised by the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) and was […]

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Flash + Tape – Did this odd couple just get more stylish?

Have we all just been following the latest fashion? We’ve all seen and experienced the metrics in data growth over the years, and now are in the wonderful era of making sense of it all and trying to “get the wardrobe in order”. Not only do we have structured and unstructured data, 4K and 8K […]

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Tape is Dead – Long Live Tape

IBM’s Software Defined approach, helps organisations get the most value from data with something old and something new. Flashing the cache? A colleague told me that he had a conversation with a very large customer not too long ago, wherein they said that they were considering only buying flash arrays in the future. This particular […]

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