Designing and Tuning for Performance

A well-planned methodology is the key to success in performance tuning. Different tuning strategies vary in their effectiveness, and systems with different purposes, such as online transaction processing systems and decision support systems, require different tuning methods. When Is Tuning Most Effective? For best results its recommended you tune during the design phase, rather than…

Working from home demands on Service Desk and IT cybersecurity

By Akinola Idris 2 minutes ago Cybersecurity protection for work at home employees Overnight, all over the world, users are staying at home – and working from home. This requires new devices and new software licenses – but what about support? In most organizations work-from-home has many positive consequences. The employees are working hard, and they continue evenings and…

Zoom for Home is everything you need for remote working in one bundle – but it’s got one big flaw

By Akinola Idris Video call behemoth Zoom has unveiled a hardware bundle designed to eliminate all issues associated with setting up and participating in video meetings. Produced in partnership with manufacturer DTEN, Zoom for Home – DTEN ME is a 27-inch touchscreen device (a cross between a monitor and a tablet) with Zoom video conferencing software pre-installed. The device…

Fighting cybercrime in a connected world

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands – In our increasingly interconnected world, the impacts of cybercrime can be far-reaching, fast moving and devastating to its victims. To address the challenges for police in preventing and investigating cybercrime globally, the 7th Europol-INTERPOL Cybercrime Conference brought together cyber experts from law enforcement, private industry, international organizations and academia for…