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Thoughts on British ICT, energy & environment, cloud computing and security from Memset's MD

Online worlds

“Shoot ’em in the head!” was a shout to be heard emanating from our office late on Friday afternoon. No, not an attack of killer-zombies, but actually some research & development work…

Horribly expensive hardware

“So, do you use Cisco firewalls as well as routers?”, asks the client; “No, actually.” is our response. Why, you might ask? Surely if you are running over a thousand servers and managing hundreds of individual firewalls you must be using Cisco or some other branded “firewall appliance”? But why must we? What is so great about a horribly expensive…