Proper case for my Pi servers

I have been using the Raspberry Pi as the main platform for building servers in my home. These servers provide anything from monitoring various sensors in my home to media servers and even IP Telephony. So, having a very stable environment running for about one year now, I decided that I should move the little…

Using Opensource to Monitor your Home

For a long time, I wanted to monitor certain aspects of the network at my home. This would allow me to understand how data flows, where are the bottlenecks in the network and to keep track of all the devices and their functionality. After taking a look at what is out in the market, I…

Customer User Experience

Everyone knows that “Customer Experience” is one of the most important metrics for any company that sells products and services. Heavy investments in the BSS/OSS domain for “Customer Experience” solutions have been going on for quite some time now in most Operators worldwide. All this is a step towards the right direction you say… I…

My Raspberry Pi based Multimedia Center

I have been experimenting with the Raspberry Pi for over a year. “Internet of Things” experimental scenarios ..reading all sorts of sensors in my home – from temperature readings per room to humidity levels in my basement and the last one …having my home’s oil supply levels checked and reported back to me on a…

Mobile World Congress 2016

Another MWC event is over and the taste is …the same. What is lacking from such an important event is innovation. And I am not talking about …new phone models or partnerships on the 5G bandwagon… I am talking about new things involving new breakthroughs in technology and not only technological evolution. On the other…

What follows?

Greece is going through a very challenging situation! According to the media it’s a matter of hours before we will know what will be the next EU blueprint and certainly the one of Greece’s half sunken …boat!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Tough and challenging goes 2012. Here comes 2013! Let’s welcome it and hope for the best!

Ελλάδα – Η Οδύσσεια

Μέ ενα λαμπρό παρελθόν και μέσα απο ένα μακρύ, καταστροφικό και ομιχλώδες μονοπάτι, η Ελλάδα σήμερα προσπαθεί να βρεί το δρόμο για την Ιθάκη.Δεν είναι τυχαία η θέση της στον χάρτη της γής, ούτε τυχαίοι οι άνθρωποι που κατοικούν σε αυτόν τον τόπο.Τα τελευταία εκατό χρόνια η Ελλάδα έχει να δείξει παιδιά της που είτε…

This country is doomed…

A very popular joke in the teacher circles in Greece goes like this: “In the 70’s if a student brought back home a bad grade report, he/she would have been punished for the poor results and the parents would have taken all the necessary steps required for their child to improve grades and all… In…

Why Greece?

It’s been quite a while that Greece is in the focus of the press (on a global level) because of its economy and the impact it may have in the EU and beyond if things go wrong… Well, it’s true that Greece has a long history of BAD politicians and even if we take a…