Supporting manufacturing companies on the road to Industry 4.0

Manufacturing businesses are currently going through a new “industrial revolution”, thanks to the development of many new technologies. Known as “Industry 4.0”, this revolution is characterized by automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies, creating “smart factories”. Manufacturing companies fall into one of these two categories: Custom manufacturing: companies who produce custom products, according to their customers’ needs Mass Manufacturing: companies involved in mass production, that produce a large number …

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Hyperconverged Infrastructure Example: LG consolidates IT Infrastructure with Syneto

Syneto solutions are developed specifically to meet the infrastructure needs of SMBs, ROBOs and generally small/medium datacenters. They are fit for the needs of companies in various vertical markets, from manufacturing to consumer retail and media companies. Recently, we have had the pleasure of helping LG Electronics Italy find the perfect IT infrastructure for their needs. What were their needs and why did they choose Syneto? Here is their story. …

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The new SynetoOS 4 is here!

SynetoOS 4 is the first operating system specifically designed to power hyperconverged IT infrastructures with built-in Disaster Recovery and native File Sharing. The new operating system is both VM-aware and DR-aware, allowing the system to detect and understand virtual machines, datastores and file shares. This technological breakthrough means that SynetoOS 4 completely automates the day-to-day management processes which are common in an IT infrastructure: Datastore provisioning VM resource allocation File …

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How to achieve complete data protection with invisible backups

The amount of data that companies and organisations from all over the world manage regularly has been growing constantly in recent years. As most of this data is essential for the smooth running of a business, data protection should be a priority. But due to this large amount of data and the complexity that it involves, traditional backup mechanisms are slowly proving inefficient. As traditional one-on-one backups are becoming obsolete, …

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The cost of downtime: How much business can you lose if your IT infrastructure goes down?

In today’s business world, time is money. This naturally means that wasted time is wasted money. And that is always the case if your business stops running for one reason or another. Many businesses suffer from downtime each year and we all know that costs them a lot of money. But how much exactly? The yearly cost of downtime The amount of money a company loses in case of a …

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