About Racine Anne Castro

At MetroStar Systems, Racine writes about technology and innovation. Outside work, she writes about sci-fi shows, 80s punk bands, pro wrestling and Harry Potter fan fiction.

5 Reasons Why You Should Go To Our Creative*Social Meetup

We love Saturdays at the office. No, of course we're not workaholics. We actually spend our time hanging out at Creative*Social—MetroStar's weekend meetup for coders, creative minds, and lovers of innovation in the DC Metropolitan area. Held at our Reston HQ every other Saturday, Creative*Social gives techies and creatives the chance to come together

By | 2017-03-24T20:32:16+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Events|Tags: , , , , |

Google Hangouts overhaul shifts focus to enterprise

Google hopes to solidify Hangouts' positioning as an enterprise product by announcing that the platform will now be split into two components: Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet. Divide and Conquer Each of the two new services takes charge of one of Hangouts’ key functionalities and dials it up with more

By | 2017-03-24T20:32:08+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: Enterprise IT, IT Applications|Tags: , |

Choosing a ‘Just Right’ Cloud Solution For Your Enterprise

As a Chief Technology Officer, Goldilocks had long wanted to upgrade the nationwide operations of her bolstering business. Armed with thoroughly Googled knowledge of cloud migration, she attempted to pick out a cloud solution that’s just right for her enterprise. Some were secure, but too costly. Some allowed full virtualization, but were time-consuming. Some featured enhanced

By | 2017-03-20T21:09:47+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: Cloud, Enterprise IT|Tags: , , , , |