Nicolas Fischbach

Nicolas Fischbach is Director Strategy, Architecture and Innovation. Nicolas has been with Colt for over 14 years starting out as an IP engineer. Before moving into this role he was in charge of Security Engineering and Operations. Nicolas holds an Engineer degree in Networking and Distributed Computing and is a recognised authority on Service Provider security as well as on next-generation architectures.

Transforming Colt’s network architecture – the journey so far

30 May 2014

Colt has introduced a number of innovations that enables us to deliver network services faster and more efficiently for our customers and we were delighted to be recognised as Operator of the Year at the Network Virtualisation & SDN World…

My first Facebook post… over IPv6

22 Mar 2013

So what you might say? Well, it’s some sort of an achievement as it required a combination of a number of small and not so small things: my laptop was using its IPv6 stack, my web browser behaved properly, the…

CPE: From Customer Premises Equipment to Cloud Powered Experience

04 Oct 2012

Historically most Service Providers, especially for their business offerings, have been installing multiple devices on customer premises to deliver Internet access or IPVPN services over diverse WAN transport technologies. Beyond the higher unit cost and more complex service delivery and…

Our journey towards Network Programmability

13 Jul 2012

Luke Broome, Colt’s CTO, recently said “Investing into network programmability is an important step towards delivering integrated network and compute services and helps keep Colt at the forefront of innovation. This evolving model brings the network closer to the applications…

IPv6: 5 tips for CIOs

08 Jun 2011

It’s World IPv6 Day today, where some major web companies such as Google, Facebook and Yahoo will be testing their services over IPv6 and help promote it. At Colt we’re enabling IPv6 access to our website and we’ve also created…