Goodbye to 2018

As the Cardwave team gets ready to shut up shop for Christmas, founder and Chief Executive, Paul Norbury reflects on the past 12 months and looks forward to 2019… As we approach the end of the year I wanted to take a few moments and look back on 2018, and comment on some of the…

A winning start to 2019

On Thursday 24th January 2019, the South West’s most ambitious, inspirational and exciting businesses, charities and individuals will gather at The DoubleTree by Hilton in Swindon, for the 2019 South West Business and Community Awards. Over 300 nominations have been received across 12 award categories, and we are delighted to have been shortlisted in two:…

Memories about memory cards

What do you know about memory cards, their history and evolution? In today’s ‘smart’ world so much of what we do relies on data. As technology has evolved, demand for memory has grown. The need to store and process data is nothing new though, and here we take a brief look back at the history…

Is your data on the move secure or…

…are you sitting on a data security ticking time bomb? With the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) now in full force across the EU (and being mirrored by the UK with the Data Protection Act 2018), businesses found not to have disclosed data breaches or protected their customer’s data, face enormous fines and long term…

A smarter future ahead

Voice assistants, smart thermostats, indoor security cameras, smart lighting, our homes are getting smarter by the day. Whilst the adoption of smart home technology hasn’t been as rapid as some anticipated, and hoped, research from IDC indicates 2019 could be a turning point. It is anticipated that manufacturers will have sold in excess of 640…

3 is greater than 2 – FACT!

Memory overload In recent years demand for flash memory has gone through the roof, as our lives have been taken over by tech, both at work and at home. In addition to growing demand for memory, our demands on memory have grown. As technology has advanced, the amount of data needing to be stored on…