Connecting the Capital Markets in the SDN era: a new approach

By Colt Technology Services | April 17, 2019

Connectivity has always been at the heart of the capital markets and it’s an area currently undergoing considerable change.

Colt simplifies delivery of 5G backhaul services with Cisco

By Colt Technology Services | April 17, 2019

London, UK, 20th March 2019 – Colt Technology Services, a provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions, is working with Cisco to add greater flexibility to its Colt IQ Network for mobile service providers (MSPs) ahead of the advent of 5G. With the ability to deliver 5G backhaul, Colt will help MSPs around the world to…

Proprietary trading firm

By Colt Technology Services | April 10, 2019

A trading firm grows its business in Asia supported by Colt connectivity and colocation This US-based proprietary trading firm conducts around a million trades every day on exchanges all over the world. To maintain exceptional trading performance,it colocates infrastructure as physically close to critical matching engines as possible, and connects to other markets using high-speed,…

The one thing your cloud plan can’t live without

By Colt Technology Services | April 10, 2019

According to the Cisco Global Cloud Index, by 2021 94% of workloads and compute instances will be processed by cloud data centres. For enterprises it’s long past the question of if they’ll move to the cloud; but to what extent and when.

Netgroup

By Colt Technology Services | April 9, 2019

Colt supports Netgroup with colocation and connectivity for a customer’s customer. Many large enterprises in Denmark – especially those that operate in regulated industries such as life sciences, pharmaceuticals and financial services – choose to work with one of the country’s leading IT outsourcing providers. To help its customers comply with data security, disaster recovery…

Colt strengthens partnership with Night Zookeeper, enlisting UK mentors

By Louisa Gregory | April 4, 2019

Colt has further strengthened its relationship with interactive learning initiative Night Zookeeper, with Colt’s UK employees now mentoring children and coaching them on their writing styles. Night Zookeeper is a social enterprise based in London, which looks to improve children’s literacy skills through the use of a world-leading learning platform that emphasises creativity and self-expression,…

Colt shares gender pay gap report for 2018

By Colt Technology Services | April 3, 2019

“As we release our 2018 gender pay gap report, I’m pleased to say that we are busy ramping up our efforts to attract great female talent and support their progression. Our aim is to create an open and inclusive environment where talented people can thrive, as part of our broader strategy of diversity and inclusion” …

The future workplace

By Colt Technology Services | March 26, 2019

The way we work is changing. Following our paper on the Future Network, here we look at the behaviours and technologies driving the future workplace…

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Striking a gender balance is a business differentiator

By Keri Gilder | March 22, 2019

The hashtag call to action for the recently celebrated International Women’s Day 2019, is #BalanceforBetter, and I’m a big believer in the importance…

You can’t have a first class cloud without a first class network

By Colt Technology Services | March 14, 2019

We are currently in the midst of a generational shift in computing architecture to the cloud. The ecosystem of IT suppliers which has existed in relative st