Random Act of Kindness Supports Limerick Suicide Watch

Random Act of Kindness Supports Limerick Suicide Watch

The Asystec ‘Random Act of Kindness’ programme see’s the company support local, regional and national charities and organisations. Each quarter, the company invites employees to nominate a worthy cause, to be in with a chance of receiving a monetary donation from...

Not all Dedupe is equal

Not all Dedupe is equal

There is a saying we use in IT “not all data is equal” that we use to in relation to datasets for both primary storage location and backup policies.  This can be reused when we are talking about deduplication – “not all deduplication is equal” The goal of this blog is...

What do you do with your office printer/ink cartridges?

What do you do with your office printer/ink cartridges?

We are living in an age that produces tons upon tons of waste each and every day and the use of plastic products is at an all-time high. As we try to become more sociably responsible we all face the daily dilemma of how we can try to reduce our carbon footprint and...

Don’t call it ‘Backup’

Don’t call it ‘Backup’

Having previously spent 15 years in an IT admin role I have experienced a range of issues when it comes to data recovery. Usually the role of admin was to provide availability, performance and capacity and generally backups and restores were secondary. That’s not to...

Asystec ranked number 23 in Deloitte Technology Fast 50!

Asystec ranked number 23 in Deloitte Technology Fast 50!

For the 5th consecutive year in a row Asystec have been ranked in the top half of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 awards.  Now in its twentieth year, the Irish Fast 50 awards recognise revenue growth and are a celebration of...

VMware HCI – An engineer’s learning path

VMware HCI – An engineer’s learning path

Hyper converged infrastructure has become well established in many enterprises today. As an engineer it is our passion to become skilled in knowing new technology and how to leverage it to help our customers grow and solve their business case demands. HCI is a term...