Why use a Managed Service Provider for Amazon Web Services

Do you think taking the step to the cloud is a challenge in itself? And now that you finally chose Amazon Web Services (AWS) as your cloud solution, how should you go about to learn how to manage it? Maybe you don’t really have time to spend on these types of concerns.

3 takeaways from SQLSaturday in Oslo

SQLSaturday just took place in Oslo on Sep 1st. Here is what I learned.
-By Flemming Löth, Deputy System Manager, SQL Server.

Hybrid cloud for peak loads at Gotland Ferry Service

Destination Gotland is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rederi AB Gotland. On behalf of the Swedish government, they operate the ferry services between Visby, Nynäshamn and Oskarshamn.

Introducing Nordkap – a Swedish success story

In a short timeframe, Nordkap has established themselves as the leading web-based treasury system in Sweden and Norway. Their focus now is to continue to improve and develop the system in order to continue their growth – both in the Nordic region and Europe.

Successful IT Partnerships

Basefarm hosted a well-received breakfast seminar on the theme “Cloud safety versus flexibility and faster time to market”. One of the speakers was Anna Rehnström, responsible for the infrastructure at Basefarm. In this article, she shares her most important lessons about how to achieve a successful partnership with your IT provider.

Microsoft Azure Platform

If you aren’t using the Azure cloud platform today – you are falling behind. Startups, government agencies and 90% of the Fortune 500 companies rely on Microsoft cloud service today and this is why you should join them.

5 IT Trends that will shape the next 5 years (Part 4): Cloud Security

Big Data and cloud computing are the drivers of digital transformation. Large, sometimes sensitive data volumes are being processed more quickly and comprehensively than ever before. Multicloud and hybrid cloud computing enable access to pretty much unlimited resources, as well as create unimaginable possibilities – and even new high demands on IT security, too, particularly when it comes to clouds.

Cloud services or managed services: What’s the difference?

A secure and powerful data infrastructure is the basis for successful IT management. To ensure that large amounts of data are always available and can be processed smoothly, more and more companies are relying on the cloud.

5 R’s for Cloud Migration

Legacy systems might provide too high a value to be abandoned. In such cases, cloud migration is an option for consideration and might leave you with a hybrid solution. Businesses moving forward can pick from 5 strategic Rs for legacy application migration.

Unikernel technology versus Containerization

You may have heard of unicorns, but have you heard of unikernels? IncludeOS is a compact tailored operating system, developed in Norway and tested in one of Basefarm’s Data centers for over a year.