A Day in the Life of a Chinese Engineer

A Day in the Life of a Chinese Engineer

Ming Gao is a system engineer based in Shanghai. Before finishing his degree in the university, Ming knew exactly where his interests and strengths lay, the field of computer science. He knew very well that he wanted to become an engineer. Before joining Rahi in September 2017, Ming worked for an automobile manufacturer as an IT operations engineer. He was mainly in charge of Windows server read more...

National Tech Day – Major Influential Days in History

National Tech Day – Major Influential Days in History

To celebrate National Technology Day, our Rahi Engineers are reflecting on some of the major technical advances in history! From the first electronic computer to the beginning of artificial intelligence, technology is constantly developing.  Here is a recap over some of the most defining moments in history. 1800’s - The Computer  The first computer that resembles our present-day machines was the Analytical Engine, invented by Charles read more...

The Business Benefits and Controversies of 5G

The Business Benefits and Controversies of 5G

In our last post, we outlined the key features of the 5G standard.  5G is, of course, the next generation of mobile connectivity, offering much faster data rates compared to existing 4G technology. It will also provide greater device density, lower latency, lower energy consumption, and faster handover from one base station to another.  It all sounds good, but what does that really mean for read more...

What is 5G? A Look into the Future of Mobile Connectivity

What is 5G? A Look into the Future of Mobile Connectivity

5G is a complex hybrid of different radio frequency (RF) technologies connected to an ultrafast, managed network infrastructure. It will deliver different services to different devices and applications and it must have the capacity to  cope with the ever-increasing number of devices being connected to networks.  Devices are not exclusively mobile phones and tablet devices, they can include  IoT devices (sensors, vending devices), edge computing. These networks read more...

Proactive Maintenance and Support Maximizes the ROI of Your Audio & Video Systems

Proactive Maintenance and Support Maximizes the ROI of Your Audio & Video Systems

When organizations are looking to design and implement an A/V system, they seldom consider the long-term maintenance and management of the solution. They’re concerned about how the system is going to function — and, of course, the total cost of the project. A managed services agreement might seem like an unnecessary added expense. However, maintenance and support should be part of the conversation from the read more...

Effective Collaboration is Key to Driving Workplace Productivity

Effective Collaboration is Key to Driving Workplace Productivity

What exactly do we mean by “workplace productivity”? It’s not the same thing as efficiency, which is simply the output generated versus the resources used. Productivity, on the other hands, refers to both the amount of work completed and the value of that work. Two hours spent cleaning out your email inbox isn’t as productive as two hours spent working on an important project or nurturing a read more...

Rahi Systems Partners with Spirent to Deliver Lab as a Service Solution

Rahi Systems Partners with Spirent to Deliver Lab as a Service Solution

Rahi’s data center and networking experts help customers build out lab environments that fully leverage Spirent’s Velocity platform. Fremont, Calif. — November 14, 2019 — Rahi Systems announced today that it has partnered with Spirent to deliver a Lab as a Service solution for developers and testers of networking equipment. The solution leverages Spirent’s Velocity Lab as a Service platform combined with Rahi’s design, implementation read more...

Defining the Hybrid Cloud Starts with an Evaluation of Business Objectives

Defining the Hybrid Cloud Starts with an Evaluation of Business Objectives

What is a hybrid cloud? Ask 10 people in the IT industry and you’ll probably get 10 different answers. At the most basic level, a hybrid cloud is the intersection of an off-premises, hyperscale cloud service and a privatized IT infra­­­structure that you run as a cloud. The degree to which those two environments intersect can vary widely. For some organizations, it simply means managing read more...