Blogs

14 Dec

The Database and IoT – An Important Union

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Fifty billion connected objects will invade the market over the next five years, according to some predictions. However, when we are talking about connected objects, otherwise known as the Internet of Things (IoT), multiple platforms and technological solutions come to mind. We are living in an interconnected era where many smart devices communicate with each other in order to meet the various needs of the users. The Internet of Things often brings to mind refrigerators that tell us to buy milk and houses that […]

Mathieu Le Faucheur I Sales Director for South Europe, EnterpriseDB

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Dec
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14 Dec

5 Corporate Lessons That Parenting Taught Me!

Deepti_Ashnik

Being a parent is a life changer. It gives you a whole different perspective on the obvious things around you. I noticed that while I was teaching my son about everyday things, I kept learning from him about coping with life. Not so strange considering these tiny humans are highly capable already, and are simply looking to us for clarity, direction and support. So what can we take from the realm of bringing up a baby that translates back to the […]

Deepti Dilip Jobanputra I Marketing & Communications Head, Ashnik

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Dec
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6 Nov

High Availability in NGINX Plus

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In today’s world users expect applications and websites to be accessible 24×7. This means ensuring not only performance but high availability of website and applications. Keepalived provides the keepalive daemon for Linux servers, an implementation of the Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) to manage virtual routers (virtual IP addresses), and a health check facility to determine whether a service is up and operational. If a service on a node fails the configured number of health checks, keepalived reassigns the virtual IP […]

Sandeep Khuperkar I CTO and Director, Ashnik

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Nov
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5 Nov

Fine Things About The Fine City – Singapore

Deepti_Ashnik

Little Island. Big flavours. When someone thinks Singapore, they think of glossy malls flaunting assorted luxury brands, throngs of shoppers and dozens of shopping bags dangling from well-manicured fingers! There’s one more thing to our Singapura – which it’s very famed for – FOOD! Yes, it’s a foodies’ paradise, a vibrant blend of diverse flavours and cuisines. I recently learnt that apparently food is so beloved to Singaporeans that, in some languages and dialects here, they’ve actually swapped “how are you?” […]

Deepti Dilip I Marketing & Communications Head, Ashnik

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Nov
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5 Nov

9 tips to build a web centric, high performance application – A DB Architect’s Perspective

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Lately, I have been little busy travelling around SEA and India, working with customers and SIs who are designing new age web-scale applications. These applications include stock trading platform, payment gateway, mobile banking solution, telecom VAS solutions, real time health/activity tracking system, e-commerce delivery platform etc. Not only these systems are mission critical or business critical, they share few more common traits. The requirements and design of these applications has a lot of resemblance and similarities. Below are some of the […]

Sameer Kumar I Senior Solution Architect, Ashnik

5
Nov
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5 Nov

“Start Small, Think Big” – Addressing Big Data Implementation Challenges – Part 1

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Recently, as a speaker in Big Data World Show in Malaysia, I had an opportunity to meet diverse range of customers across all industries. The atmosphere was filled with enthusiasm and curiosity about Big Data. However, after talking to many of them, I noticed that there was more than just the curiosity. The air was pregnant with uncertainties and concerns on implementation of Big Data Strategies. The “Big” part of Big Data is acting like a double edged sword. On one […]

Kaustubh Pathwardhan, Director I Southeast Asia and Hong Kong, Ashnik

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Nov
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