Andreas Kederer

Andreas Kederer is Director of Managed Services for Colt Communication Services.

Cloud computing: The winners and losers in telecoms

03 Jul 2014

The telecom industry has been looking into ways to capitalise on the opportunities offered by cloud computing ever since the hype around the concept emerged in the mid 2000s.Traditional telecom providers have approached the cloud opportunity from two angles. On…

Can we really ignore Europe’s biggest ever IT transformation?

26 Jun 2014

With trends such as cloud computing, mobile, social media and big data creating a new world of opportunities, can SMEs afford to sit back and not invest in new technology? We’ve previously spoken about the need to build a business…

Technology to power a start-up

25 Mar 2014

2014 promises to be the year that innovative small businesses flourish. Hot on the heels of the relaxation of state aid rules, enabling EU governments to help small businesses more directly, comes the launch of The European Horizon 2020 Project.

Technology to power a start-ups

25 Mar 2014

2014 promises to be the year that innovative small businesses flourish. Hot on the heels of the relaxation of state aid rules, enabling EU governments to help small businesses more directly, comes the launch of The European Horizon 2020 Project.

Europäischer Datenschutztag: wie KMUs und ihre IKT-Partner den Datenschutz angehen sollten

28 Jan 2014

Heute ist der „Europäische Datenschutztag“. Hätten Sie es gewusst? Dabei bekommt der Tag aufgrund der aktuellen Ereignisse rund um die NSA-Affäre eine größere Bedeutung. Er wurde auf Initiative des Europarats ins Leben gerufen und wird seit 2007 jährlich am 28.

What you don’t know can’t hurt you… Can it?

28 Nov 2013

For many businesses, learning to let go can be a big deal. Almost inevitably in cloud computing, IT managers and their colleagues must relinquish a degree of control over their hardware and software. This can lead to questions about the…

Protecting information in a changing world

20 Nov 2013

Is technology getting harder rather than easier to use? Technology is, without a doubt, becoming increasingly complex and fragmented. Cloud services are competing with in-house systems, staff are using their own devices for work purposes, and different business areas are spending…

Fluch und Segen des Teilens: Risiken von File Sharing minimieren

20 Nov 2013

File Sharing Dienste wie Dropbox, SkyDrive, SugarSync oder Google Drive sind nicht ohne Grund so populär. Schließlich machen sie unsere zunehmend mobile und globale Arbeitswelt deutlich komfortabler. Durch sie haben wir unsere Dokumente überall und auf jedem Gerät griffbereit. Wir…

Minimising the risks of file sharing.

18 Nov 2013

File sharing brings a number of benefits: the rise in file sharing services such as Dropbox, Box.Net or Google Drive offers several levels of convenience to smaller businesses when it comes to accessing and collaborating with files and office documents.

Failing to plan? Or planning to fail?

06 Nov 2013

Incredibly, 75% of companies have no plans in place to carry out disaster recovery. Our research into the SME market shows that while organisations are transferring data storage, enterprise applications and infrastructure to the cloud, more than three in four…

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“IT meet management. Management meet IT”

03 Nov 2013

‘Never the twain shall meet,’ as the saying goes. But are the aims of IT and Management really so different? IT wants technology investment while Management wants lower costs. These twin challenges are easily overcome with cloud computing. Switching applications…

Building the business case for cloud computing

01 Nov 2013

In one of our previous posts we addressed some of the perceived concerns about cloud computing. Talking to our customers it is clear that these concerns often come not from IT but from other areas of the business. To help…