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Visit the blog! Read all about it. Michael Pickett’s blog brings over a decade and a half of multidiscipline ICT experience to you in the form of ideas, recommendations and comment. The focus tends to be on ICT in education, but is often equally relevant to the individual through to the enterprise business.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Every Cloud has a Silicon Lining

 
Cloud Computing
In this F2MKE blog series I explore cloud computing.  What is it?  What are the advantages versus risks?  What must businesses and schools check before putting their heads in the Cloud?  Does Cloud make sense in these times of austerity? Read more…
                                                                                               
                                                                                               
                                                                                               

How Green is the Cloud?

 
Cloud Computing

I discuss the green credentials of Cloud Computing. An emerging wealth of evidence supports the argument that the flip-side of reducing our impact on our World’s resources – dependent upon how we approach ICT – is significant financial savings. Read more…
                                                                                               
                                                                                               
                                                                                               

Building an infrastructure to support the Cloud

 
Cloud Infrastructure

You can find out about the technologies and standards that can help you achieve success in the Cloud by following this compilation of articles – particularly relevant to education. Read more…