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High Speed Data Transport in the DC Evolution of Fibre Transmission

Dr. Rick Pimpinella’s Presentation on High Speed Data Transport in the Data Centre A presentation from the Panduit, Cisco, IDC and Fluke Networks London Event ‘400G at Light Speed’. The event presented a series of discussions centred around advanced fibre solutions to latency and bandwidth requirements for the next decade. Dr. Pimpinella’s presentation discusses high… Read More

Schneider Electric Simplifies Security, Environmental Monitoring for Any Size Data Centre

London, United Kingdom. November 14th, 2016 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today introduced NetBotz™ 250 for more simplified data centre physical security. This new low-cost, scalable rack access control and environmental monitoring appliance proactively monitors critical IT assets in real-time, protecting against physical threats, environmental risks or human error… Read More

coreTX network deploys PoP in VIRTUS next generation data centre in Hayes

C4L has announced its newest Point of Presence (PoP) on coreTX, the service providers high performance data centre network, at VIRTUS’ LONDON2 data centre in Hayes. The agreement to connect LONDON2 to the coreTX network follows many years in partnership at the successful Enfield location, and an exclusive arrangement allowing full suite connectivity, 10Gb circuits… Read More

Business Agility in the Cloud

Business Agility in the Cloud –  A Report by the Harvard Business Review Analytic Services New research shows a connection between the use of cloud computing and increased business agility and competitive advantage.

Is your data centre beach ready?

For many, the summer months are a carefree time devoted to relaxation and enjoyment of all that the fine weather brings—the beach, the sunshine, al fresco dining, strawberries and cream, Wimbledon. For data centre operators, however, the same period can be a time of stress and anxiety unless care is taken to mitigate the challenges… Read More

How Cloud Can Give Your Company the Business Agility it Needs

Enterprises view the cloud as a fundamental way to streamline business processes and increase productivity. Take a closer look at stats and facts that demonstrate the connection between the use of cloud computing, increased agility, and competitive advantages in business. View highlights of a new Verizon sponsored report from Harvard Business Review that reveals significant… Read More

Automation: The Next Cloud Frontier

Cloud adoption in the enterprise has reached tipping point. It is now the norm, not the exception. Approximately 72 per cent of businesses are expected to host more than half of their workloads in the cloud by 2017. Businesses of all sizes and industries are considering cloud as part of their future roadmap, driven by a need to reduce… Read More

Verizon Expands Asia-Pacific Cloud Capabilities to Meet Demand

Enhance cloud services to boost innovation for multinational companies, including Panviva SINGAPORE – Verizon Enterprise Solutions’ customers will now have access to a suite of new and significantly enhanced cloud services as Verizon expands its cloud offering in in Hong Kong, Melbourne and Singapore. The new services are designed to meet the demand for secure,… Read More

Fundamentals of Managing the Data Centre Life Cycle for Owners

Just as good genes do not guarantee health and wellbeing, a good design alone does not ensure a data centre is well-built and will remain efficient and available over the course of its life span. For each phase of the data centre’s life cycle, proper care and action must be taken to continuously meet the business needs of the… Read More

Sector RoadMap: The European cloud infrastructure market

There are many key deciding factors when selecting a cloud service provider, from location sensitivity to data compliance and security. This Sector RoadMap from Gigaom Research explores a number of the factors that must be borne in mind when selecting a cloud infrastructure provider. This is specifically looked at in the context of Europe, considering the… Read More

Why Cloud Infrastructure Services hold the key to Delivering New Opportunities for the Business in 2014

The challenges facing CIOs over the last decade have been well documented. Those in the role have been called upon to facilitate transformational change and make their organisations more agile. In striving to meet this expanded brief, they have pulled out all the stops to develop a deeper understanding of the business and its diverse… Read More

Europe’s most distributed cloud comes to America

Interoute Virtual Data Centre takes its IaaS cloud platform global London, 18 June, 2014 – Interoute, owner operator of Europe’s largest cloud services platform, has today launched a new Interoute Virtual Data Centre (VDC) zone in New York in a move that will further expand its cloud services globally. With latency as little as 68ms1… Read More