News and Views from 1E

Friday, 21 April 2017 / Published in 1E News, 1E Services and Consulting, Featured, Tachyon, Webinars
When our CEO and Senior Forrester analyst Chris Sherman got together for a webinar last month to discuss the launch of our latest product Tachyon, both Chris and Sumir spoke about the benefits of this technology and how it is revolutionizing the IT industry. That’s a pretty hefty claim. Then, a few weeks later, we
To some, the thought of Windows 10 brings out feelings of contempt, confusion, and aggravation. It’s been nice living comfortably, dealing with the day-to-day issues of Windows 7. Why should anyone have to migrate to Windows 10?  An update of this size means both time and money are spent attempting to complete a task which
When you look at the role of a “company” in today’s world, the responsibility a business has towards its employees and customers now contains something that didn’t exist 50 years ago: an IT estate. With the advancement of technology comes the woes for when the technology fails. Because every company today is deemed a “digital”
Saturday, 25 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Tachyon
Last week we explained the scientific origins of the tachyon particle. While we’ve briefly touched on their existence, we wanted to share some of our favorite instances of tachyons in popular culture. You’ve no doubt heard them being referenced in Star Trek, but here are some other fun examples of tachyons in science fiction, movies,
Mark Warren
Friday, 24 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Help Desk, IT Security, Windows 10
 About this time last year (March 2016) Gartner published the results of their survey into Windows 10 migration plans in the business sector. Their key finding was that companies expected to be able to complete their migration in “only 23 months.” 23 months now looks like an age. Businesses need a much quicker deployment to maintain security
Friday, 17 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Tachyon
If you’ve ever seen a single episode of Star Trek, you’ve heard Captain Picard talk to his crew about Tachyon particles. So as not to disrupt the storyline, you continue watching, nodding along as if you know what he’s talking about. You don’t know, though. “Tachyon” sounds like technical space jargon. And, well, it is.
Thursday, 16 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured Post, Tachyon
I think that we underestimated the importance of what we were building when we started developing Tachyon at 1E. We believed we were creating great tech, a veritable Swiss Army Knife of IT Operations and Security capabilities. We were wrong. The problem with Swiss Army Knives is that while they are a great thing to
Adrian Todd
Thursday, 09 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Tachyon
Adrian Todd is Senior Product Manager for Tachyon. In this post, Adrian describes the business drivers behind the creation and launch of 1E’s newest product and highlights the difference between Tachyon and other solutions existing in the market. Tachyon. This amazing new platform from 1E allows you to hold an investigative conversation with all of your
Thursday, 16 February 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Green IT, NightWatchman, Thursday Thoughts
Google “green technology” and this is what you’ll see: That sounds fantastic, right? You don’t get the full picture of what it is, though. What about the impact of non-green technology versus “green technology”? From saving and generating energy to utilizing non-toxic products, “green technology” incorporates multiple materials, people, and practices to achieve this stature. It’s
Managing software applications is a major challenge for IT organizations. It’s been estimated that an organization can have 1800 or more applications and admins can spend 90% of their time managing those apps. That effort is expensive for a business but there’s another area of application management that could be costing as much or even