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Cloud service providers turn to carrier Ethernet to cope with data explosion

By: Matthias Hain - 18 Nov 2014

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The term ‘big data’ emerged as somewhat of a buzzword a few years ago, with industry experts sharing their visions for how the data explosion would transform the way businesses engage with their customers, develop products and drive more revenues. The initial hype has since subsided and organisations across industries – financial services, retail and manufacturing, [...] Read more

The 2015 banking cloud debate needs to move beyond “is it safe”?

By: Hugh Cumberland - 12 Nov 2014

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Next year will see the Cloud Banking World Series take place in London, New York, Hong Kong and Dubai.  Given its scale, one could be forgiven for thinking that the banking community worldwide has finally embraced cloud.  But instead the series is billed as “the world’s first dedicated education journey”.  Does the banking community still need [...] Read more

The electronification of Asia’s FX markets is only just beginning

By: Ralph Achkar - 07 Nov 2014

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The electronification of global FX markets is continuing apace. Like equities before it, cost pressures and increasing regulation have changed the commercial landscape, directing trading volumes away from human traders to computers. While electronic trading volumes in Asia still lag behind the United States and Europe,  this style of trading still represents a critical component of [...] Read more

The Voice Challenge for Multinationals

By: Kristopher Januszajtis-Neale - 05 Nov 2014

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In previous blogs I’ve spoken about the increased adoption of SIP Trunking, as organisations look to move towards a single converged IP infrastructure, and move away from traditional voice line services. In this post I explore some of the specific benefits for multi-national organisations which may be looking towards consolidating its suppliers across their voice service [...] Read more

Infrastructure foundations for IoT in the spotlight at Capacity Europe

By: Falk Weinreich - 03 Nov 2014

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We’re at Capacity Europe this week to meet our partners and discuss the importance of robust high-capacity networks as the Internet of Things (IoT) gathers pace. Later today, I will attend a panel discussion entitled “Creating a resilient network in a hyper connected world”. The panel will examine the infrastructure and privacy challenges posed by the [...] Read more

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