Phase II – Bringing it all back homeInternetDigital TVTIVO (BT Vision)Home Cinema + AppsWireless Keyboard & MouseInternet RadioDAS
Phase II – Bringing it all back home= Personal Data Centeryou cant just come round & watch TV
• Full Outlook & Live.com + Adobe & MsOffice• Trains & Buses & Boris Bikes & TFL• SatNav, Maps, Local Scout, Weather• BBC & Times• Bing, Google, YouTube, Wikipedia• Facebook, Linked in• Amazon, e-bay, Tesco, British Airways,• Games – Angry birds• + And there is a Phone & TxtLovin the „apps‟…Phase III - Real SmartHow many serious smart users in the house?
Phase III – Acts of Faith..Any others ‘early adopters’ done this yet?
Man in Control of his UniverseUser centric computing
What can possibly go wrong?Who is responsible?Who is accountable?
Issues & Causes of OutagesWhat happens:• Device Failure• App Failure• Internet OutageCauses:ICT industry- rush to marketLack of planningUser error – unplugging, not charging, not understandingLack of responsibility and accountabilityUsage beyond design parameters
Plan Ahead – Forusers..eg- For travelEducate onLimitationseg ADSL SLAs@ homeEducate onComplexityDouble Up• Internet• Devices• Apps• Infrastructure• DB replication• Mail archivingAvoiding Outages – IT People“I cant get email…”DR planning = Risk & Cost
Avoiding Outages II – Personal Planning- Communication• Bjorn Communicator• Mail me• firstname.lastname@example.org & email@example.com• Txt me• Call me• Office (all)• Mobile (key contacts)• Home (F&F&Core)
Avoiding Outages III – Personal Planning- Information Access• Ben Informed:• Database/Office Info• Office PC, Laptop, Telly, Phone• Internet/Apps• Phone, Office PC, Telly, LaptopThink ahead on where you will be….
„Down n out „– Being Realistic• 99% up time = offline 3.5 days per year• 99.9 = offline almost 9 hours per year• 99.99 = approx 1 hour per year• Most organisations, services will have an outage each year• Many outage recoveries can not be rehearsed• Home & Smart phones are more vulnerable than office services• Have a plan B & C