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Talk about a great XMas present! Just before the end of the year, Simon decided to join us as da Google Cloud Data Engineer. Here's what he has to say: Short BIO I am Simon Picard, a graduate from a Master in Management and a Master of...

Hi, my name is Conor,  I grew up in Dublin, however have lived in London for 20+ years & progressively moved from East to North London as family life evolved. I am married to my lovely wife Helen & we have two beautiful plus lively...

Hey, my name is Emina and I started working for Fourcast the 9th of October 2017. I previously worked for multiple companies as a PA. In my spare time I am particularly occupied with dance, fitness and walking with my dog. Why did I make the move...

Today we’ll discuss Google Cloud Functions. Cloud Functions is a new part of Google Cloud Platform and was announced to go in public Beta at Google Cloud Next. So what is Cloud Functions and what problems might it solve? We at Fourcast had been given alpha...

Setting the stage Nowadays, we live in a society where Big Data is becoming Big Business. Every device that’s up and running (e.g. your cell phone, the sensors of your manufacturing buildings, or your in-store tablets) generates a lot of data, which is (or is not)...

The Cloud is a warzone get headed to your BEAST   The Cloud is a dangerous place, especially if you’re parachuting in without any idea of where your LZ is. Although chances of you getting trapped in barbed wire or even getting shot are slim, there are quite...

One of the most interesting sessions last week during Google Cloud Next was the time management session about having more make time. It contained some interesting insights and tips, important for everyone. On what topics do you spend your time? The average knowledge workers spends his/her time...

Acronyms are cool! Or at least that what some service-providers must have thought when they came up with IaaS, SaaS and PaaS. These days we even hear DBaaS, MLaaS and others from time to time. So what do all these acronyms mean? And what does...