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Project Levitation - Don't Worry and Don't Ask Questions

Canadians recently got a glimpse of what the Communications Security Establishment (CSE), one of Canada’s “key security and intelligence organizations,” has been up. I am not impressed with what I saw. 894 more words

Briefing Note: StorageX Promises to end NAS Migration pain

The explosion of digital content is forcing an evolution, making the traditional data center model of a single standardized Network Attached Storage (NAS) system a thing of the past. 571 more words


Briefing Note: LinkTek - Making sure your Storage Refresh works

Storage upgrades and consolidation are a way of life for the modern IT professional. One of the most challenging but overlooked aspects of an upgrade is data migration, a process that’s not as simple as copying files and other data objects from point A to point B. 397 more words


Competition authority probes commercial usage of consumer data

Competition Law and Privacy Protection –
A Regulatory Match Made in Heaven for Online Data Issues?

There have been recent headlines touting privacy as the new competition law, with one…

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Metadata on Toast

After finally conquering blogger’s block, I thought I’d write my thoughts on Metacrap: Putting the torch to seven straw-men of the meta-utopia.  I know many of my colleagues have written reflections on this reading but I thought I would throw in my 2 cents worth. 218 more words


dpi, bitmap, levels, oh my!

As I traverse the early days of my internship it sort of reiterates the importance of technical skill in being an archivist. Many of my friends and family are surprised how much “computer stuff” I deal with each day. 170 more words