Cisco Netmasks and Inverse Masks

Cisco Netmasks, CIDR sizes, and Inverse Masks The address/netmask syntax of 172.16.35.0/255.255.255.0 should be familiar to anyone with some experience with IP routing, and is fairly easy to figure out address ranges given a calculator and a piece of scrap…

What is this ‘Cloud’ thingummy everyone keeps talking about?

Whenever ‘The Cloud’ is mentioned in an IT context I still look skywards as though there is really a huge fluffy cloud up there full of kit looking after all our computing needs. Perhaps I do it because it’s a…

Innovative IT Firm Celebrates Successful Year With New Home

An IT solutions provider is celebrating a successful year in business after moving into new offices at Lingfield Point in Darlington. High Tide, an independent IT solutions provider, has had a very successful 12 months, winning eight new clients in…