Citrix Summit 2019 from a Citrix Platinum Partner Point of View

There are very few events throughout the year that get us super thrilled here at Cetus/instrato. Even fewer that we prepare for months before the actual event (aside from IPEXPO, which is a whole other story). But when it comes to Citrix Summit, held every January, we get very excited. As a Citrix Platinum Partner, […]

It’s Halloween! Beware of Zombies!

Well, it’s Halloween, so I thought it apt to draw attention to a blight of our modern age – Zombies! To be more precise: Zombie VMs!! These modern terrors lurk, silently, in our data centres, consuming brains (aka CPU resource and RAM)- with no clear purpose. At least, not a purpose that anybody can remember.  […]

Your Step-By-Step Guide to Migrating to Cloud

So you’ve finally agreed to try out The Cloud. You’ve read plenty of articles that you may not necessarily understand. You’ve heard plenty of chat about the possibilities, the increased security, and the savings that go along with it. But where do you actually start in Your Journey To The Cloud? This week I’ve given […]

Seven Reasons to Move to Cloud in 2018

You might think that the whole hype around storing your data in the cloud will die out in 2018- especially with GDPR enforcement. You’d be wrong. The truth is, cloud hosting is only going to get bigger, and you’d better start getting on board! Not quite sure exactly why cloud hosting is revolutionary (and here […]

Is The Password Dead?

My boyfriend was amazing me last weekend when he showed me how he could unlock his brand-new Google Pixel 2 using just his voice. I was seriously impressed until he laughed and showed me the index scanner on the back that actually unlocked it. To be honest, it’s a perfectly useless piece of hardware since […]

History of Azure

You’d be hard pressed to imagine a modern world without Microsoft Azure. Since 2010, it has graced many a cloud strategy, promising to deliver an ever-expanding set of cloud services to help meet organisations’ business challenges. It’s safe to say that it provides full freedom to build, manage and deploy applications on a large scale, […]

Why Cloud Needs SD-WAN

What a wonderful day it is when I get to write about two of my favourite things; cloud and SD-WAN. Both have been making quite a splash in the world of IT since their conception, but it’s only recently that they’ve been put together to create an easier transition to cloud. Software-defined (that’s the SD […]