How flash storage works

March 11th, 2011

Flash storage is something that is commonplace in many of our daily lives, whether we are aware of it or not. Plenty of the gadgets we use on a daily basis, such as smartphones, and laptops, have flash storage built in.

What is flash storage?

Flash storage devices are commonly used to store and transport data, usually from one computer to another.

Welcome to my new blog!

March 9th, 2011

Well, you found me.  Thanks for visiting my blog and I look forward to typing out a few thoughts and ruminations related to technology and business owners. 

As IT people, we sometimes struggle explaining technology to non-IT people and giving straight answers to direct questions (it depends).  Since I started on the operations and management side and evolved into IT, I was blessed that some great technology took me under their wings and explained things well enough to me that I am now certified in many technical areas.

Where do search engine results come from?

March 9th, 2011

We use search engines to help us answer practically any question we may have. If these search engines are giving us the most relevant results, why do those results vary so much?

The reason behind that inconsistency has a lot to do with the constant evolution of search algorithms.