2017 Eaton Partner Summit

  • May 18, 2017
Last week I traveled to the annual Eaton Partner Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. This was my first trip to this event, and I have to say that Eaton did not disappoint.
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How To Use Technology To Do More With Less

  • May 16, 2017
Although “doing more with less” is dependent on the perspective you have for a given a situation, as a general rule, standardization, process improvement, automation and innovation seem to be the key drivers.
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Man vs Machine

  • May 11, 2017
Twenty years ago, on May 11, 1997, the IBM computer Deep Blue defeated world chess champion Garry Kasparov in a six-game match in New York City (Kasparov: 1 win, Deep Blue: 2 wins, drawn games: 3).
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Human Empathy and Technology

  • May 9, 2017
In today’s world, I believe that technology has taken some of the emotion, respect, and compassion out of our everyday lives. Allow me to explain. You get an email or a text from someone that is abrupt and to the point. Is the person upset, hurried, angry or something else?
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The Future with Driverless Cars

  • May 5, 2017
The idea of driverless cars first started in the 1930s in comic books but never became a reality until the 1980s when the first truly driverless car was invented. Yes, we have had driverless cars since the 80s! Since then, driverless technology has come a very long way.
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Efficiency vs. Doing More with Less

  • May 1, 2017
Even though ‘efficiency’ and ‘doing more with less’ both lead to cost savings, the values these two phrases represent are different. Who isn’t interested in becoming more efficient? Self-help content oozes out of every part of the internet,
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Human Guinea Pig: Testing Geforce GTX 1080 ti

  • April 21, 2017
The Geforce GTX 1080 ti is NVIDIA’s latest ridiculously powerful graphics accelerator card, and it is a beast. It’s designed for gaming at 4K resolutions, and packs the latest efficiency tweaks and technologies necessary for a highly-detailed, smooth VR experience.
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YUM for AIX

  • April 19, 2017
Yes, IBM finally put together a yum package for the AIX Toolbox. It works just like you would expect it to and makes the transition to Linux Applications on AIX that much easier. Here how to install it.
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Is Facebook Stalking You?

  • April 13, 2017
When you’re scrolling through Facebook, have you ever wondered why a Nike ad shows up as a suggested video when you just happen to be looking for a new pair of shoes?
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Human Guinea Pig: Testing No Man’s Sky

  • April 10, 2017
No Man’s Sky is a space exploration video game that achieved unheard of levels of hype before its release, and also achieved unheard of levels of backlash afterwards for a laundry list of reasons:
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Cloud Training on a Budget

  • April 6, 2017
I made a personal goal for 2017 to learn more about Cloud and Hyper-converged infrastructure. So naturally that means acquiring some training. However the majority of quality training is (relatively) expensive and consumes a large block of time.
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KYCC-WiC 2017

  • March 31, 2017
The 3rd biennial Kentucky Community Colleges Women in Computing Conference wrapped up today on the Bluegrass Community and Technical College Newtown Pike Campus. The largest so far, this year’s event had 125 participants. The majority of attendees...
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