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Remote working is essential for more and more employees, whether on business trips, in smaller office spaces or to provide a healthy working environment. In addition data streams in offices are constantly increasing due to video conferencing or the use of cloud infrastructure and AI. This requires modern office spaces that can withstand everyday working…

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The ultimate guide to SD-WAN

Home Hybrid workforce | 15 min read What is SD-WAN? SD-WAN is a networking technology that enables you to manage & optimise the connectivity of multiple sites across different network transport services, such across the public internet, MPLS or LTE. Now, next-generation SD-WAN is here, and it uses the cloud to its fullest potential. 15…

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Colt completes $1.8bn acquisition of Lumen EMEA

Home Hybrid workforce Colt completes $1.8bn acquisition of Lumen EMEA The transaction has successfully closed, marking new era for Colt and optimism for telecoms industry London, November 2nd 2023  Colt Technology Services (Colt), the digital infrastructure company, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Lumen EMEA for $1.8bn. The closure of the transaction is…

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What is CCaaS?

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Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) is a cloud-based software that gives businesses access to the provider’s contact center solution through a scalable, pay-as-you-go pricing model where specific features are available on an as-needed, a la carte basis. CCaaS technology (also called hosted contact center software) is entirely hosted and maintained by the provider —…

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What is digital infrastructure?

Home Hybrid workforce | 15 min read What is digital infrastructure? How a flexible, secure and intelligent foundation can make the difference to your business. 15 min read Check your connectivity On this page: Introduction What does it enable? Where we come in Digital transformation Best practice Critical connectivity Looking ahead What is digital infrastructure?…

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Colt claims second place in Vertical System Group’s Ethernet Leaderboard

Following on from the success of coming second in VSG’s 2020 Ethernet Leaderboard, Colt has continued its streak of claiming silver in this year’s leaderboard too – maintaining the position consistently since 2018. The analysts focus on the telecommunications industry, setting the industry benchmark by ranking network providers that own at least 4% of billable…

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SASE – Unifying Connectivity and Security for an Evolving Workforce

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The difficulties and unpredictability of recent years have forced companies around the world to review their ICT priorities. Continued change in the way of working requires organisations to focus their investments on what really matters: security, continuity, agility and ease of management. Watch our joint webinar with Versa on demand now.

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The real impact of hybrid work on your network

Hybrid work impact

Last year we looked at network traffic at our London HQ from before the pandemic and made some predictions about what it might look like when offices reopen. We’ve now got real data from 2022 and it’s clear that the impact of hybrid work was even more profound than we anticipated. Video traffic takes the…

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