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Rclone - Sync File and Directories to Cloud Storage in Linux
feb 12 2015
Rclone is a command line program to sync files and directories to and from Google Drive, Amazon S3, Openstack Swift / Rackspace cloud files / Memset Memstore, Dropbox, Google Cloud Storage, The local filesystem.
Supplier mutiny over government framework duo
feb 10 2015
The government has come under fire from angry IT suppliers which have teamed up to speak out against the "failed, flawed" Digital Services Framework (DSF) and "disappointing" G-Cloud. The government frameworks were set up in 2013 and 2012 respectively and sit under its Digital Marketplace umbrella. They were each designed to comply with the government's "digital by default" ambitions and its aims to get more SMBs supplying the public sector with digital and cloud services.
Top Tips: How to make gamification work for your business
feb 04 2015
Nathan Johnston is Pre-Sales Technical at cloud server and hosting provider Memset. He has worked behind the scenes at Memset since 2005 and in varied roles within the IT industry since 1996. It’s his job to act as the bridge between Memset’s support team and its clients from both the public and private sector to ensure projects come in on time, on budget and with the right technical needs met. Having helped implement a successful gamification platform for high street cosmetic chain Lush Cosmetics, Nathan shares his top tips on rolling out the idea of gamification into your business.
Incus Technologies Announce Expansion of Support Team and Windows Server 2003 End of Life Solutions
jan 19 2015
Incus Technologies has announced the expansion of its support team to offer 24/7 support to its customers on a global scale. The expansion means the company can now offer around the clock support to its customers in the US and APAC markets. Based in London, the company has formed close partnerships with Tier One hosting providers such as UKFast, Memset, ElasticHosts and Claranet.
How can retailers cope with the 'Kate' effect
jan 17 2015
Whilst Madderson couldn’t have predicted when the Duchess of Cambridge was going to wear their ‘Camilla’ dress and have the right stock levels in place to meet the demand, they could have had their website ‘live’ to sell out their maternity range capitalising on this unprecedented interest in their products. So what should they have done to ensure their site could handle the traffic? We asked Kate Craig-Wood, MD of web host Memset to talk about how businesses can ensure that they have the ability to scale resources up and down based on demand.
Hosting For The ‘Kate’ Effect
jan 16 2015
You should always be prepared for any level of demand, says Kate Craig-Wood, MD of Memset. Yesterday we saw another small British business fall victim to the ‘Kate’ effect, when the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out in the £450 navy ‘Naomi’ shift dress by Madderson London. British maternity line Madderson were totally unprepared for the honour and the rush on its website caused it to almost immediately go down.
Hosting for ‘the Kate Effect’
jan 16 2015
On 15th January we saw another small British business fall victim to ‘the Kate effect’, when the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out in the £450 navy ‘Naomi’ shift dress by Madderson London. British maternity line Madderson were totally unprepared for the honour and the rush on its website caused it to almost immediately go down. As a UK provider of web hosting services I find this incredibly frustrating to hear. There’s no excuse for websites being unable to handle traffic, this is after all what cloud computing is all about, the ability to scale resources up and down based on demand.
Pro tip: Use Cyberduck to manage files stored in the cloud
jan 05 2015
Files can be uploaded and downloaded with a simple drag and drop. Batch uploads of files are placed inside a queue manager, where progress of uploads can be viewed. Attributes can be managed with the Get Info button, and configuring data on traditional webservers for distribution with Amazon CloudFront, Memset Memstore, and Akamai can also be performed with a simple interface.
Lend Support In Funding Fight
jan 01 2015
With lending to small businesses once more in the limelight, Rachel Willcox reports on what's being done to goose SME funding.
Jury still out on G-Cloud 6
dec 18 2014
"I hope they get the formula right that allows the smaller companies to sell to buyers who are confident in their services. But the jury is out as to whether or not those changes are going to achieve this," he said. Robin Pape, public sector advisor for SMB supplier Memset said he was optimistic about the key changes to G-Cloud 6. "With the change to the Digital Marketplace from CloudStore- it's early days but we feel it can only help customers find services and that has been one of the big issues with G-Cloud in the past. "It's an evolution - we are on iteration six now and every time it gets better," he said.