Andreas Kederer

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

Five key questions about service

01 Oct 2013

Service used to be something you expected in a café or shop. Now the technology industry has taken ‘service’ to heart, using the term to wrap-up a new approach to how they deliver their products and expertise. But what about…

Your web traffic – how to get started with Big Data

28 Sep 2013

Six months ago Neelie Kroes, the commissioner responsible for the Digital Agenda in Europe, declared that Europe had entered the ‘era of Big Data’. There was a great deal of hype around Big Data, with some declaring it to be…

Are you thinking the right way about using mobile and cloud?

26 Sep 2013

According to a recent article, the integration of cloud-based IT and mobile, could allow SMEs to expand their global reach. The danger is that a business might rush into spending money on an IT approach that doesn’t do the job…

Colt Internet of Things

Find your files faster!

17 Sep 2013

The amount of data held by businesses keeps growing and growing. With companies having stored years’ worth of computer-based data, SMEs are looking at more dynamic ways to store information. The Cloud is the place to start, taking away the…

Security concerns about moving to cloud services? Look at your SLAs

12 Sep 2013

According to analysts Gartner, many SMEs are still put off Cloud because of security concerns. It is true that businesses want to reduce risk where possible and many such risks are dealt with. So what do companies like ours do…

Colt cloud

Collaboration tools – 5 questions you should ask

09 Sep 2013

Teamwork is a vital part of any business. Making sure all employees can quickly and easily work together on projects is crucial for keeping your business moving. Given that there is now a growing focus on remote working and mobile…

3 ways compliance is costing your business

02 Sep 2013

In July 2013, the Department of Business Innovation and Skills in the UK launched the Security Breaches Survey which revealed that 87% of SMEs had a data breach in the last year. These results are a clear message that smaller…

Is your server management a nightmare?

19 Aug 2013

The increased complexity of IT solutions over the last twenty years has seen server management become a headache many businesses could do without. Trying to manage a large box filled with applications and data, that is supposed to make your…

Cloud forecast: how to prevent a storm

19 Aug 2013

The cloud offers the promise of flexibility and simplicity. But for companies considering a move to the cloud, evaluating and comparing options can be ‘cloudy’ and time consuming as there is no industry framework for comparing services and measuring quality.

VDI enables smarter desktops for SMEs

14 Aug 2013

According to recent research, small businesses who “fail to embrace the latest technology” could collectively lose out on billions in missed sales opportunities, and development prospects. With the popularity of BYOD (bring your own device) growing amongst employees and those…

Disaster Recovery as a Service - DRaaS

Commuting – time well spent?

05 Aug 2013

Commuting is without doubt a stressful activity. Whether it’s getting up early to leave, returning home late, worrying about missing your train, traffic jams or changing a puncture, the daily travel to and from work takes its toll. So what…

Start saving time (and money!)

22 Jul 2013

Time. There never seems to be enough of it. One minute you’re thinking about avoiding homework, the next you are in a job. It disappears quickly and there’s no getting it back. This is something most small and medium-sized businesses…