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Cloud computing: the journey to understanding

25 Jun 2013

At Colt we understand that cloud services can be confusing. There are hundreds of cloud services, some offering very simple services, others more complex. We’re dedicated to helping you navigate your way through the options available. Over half of SMEs…

Customers want complexity and confusion. Right?

22 Jun 2013

We all know this is not the case but sometimes it feels that it is overly complicated for enterprises to buy and consume ICT.

Tablets may be the future, but don’t throw your PC away just yet

21 Jun 2013

The analyst firm Analysis Mason recently reported on the huge growth in tablet use across Europe – sales of tablets doubled in 2012. Apple’s iPad claimed 46% of the European market, whilst lower-priced Android devices, such as the Google Nexus…

With cloud services and Voice over IP, first impressions are not everything

19 Jun 2013

Business customers have really embraced the two major trends of cloud services and VoIP. But even if the offers all seem similar at first glance, it’s worth taking a closer look. There may be significant differences between the services offered,…

Trust me, I’m more productive than you think

12 Jun 2013

Want to make your staff more productive? Send them home! After all, more than 70% of people claim to do more work when they are away from the office, according to research conducted by Microsoft. cloudpro.co.uk highlighted some of the…

Still worried about cloud computing? Let’s have a word (or two)…

05 Jun 2013

Many studies show that small businesses in Europe are lagging behind the US when it comes to cloud computing. Given all of the known advantages to the cloud for businesses, why is that? It seems that the answer is security.

Stop buying laptops

03 Jun 2013

Here’s a novel idea – why not stop buying computers for your employees? That sound like madness to you. After all, isn’t it an employer’s responsibility to give people what they need to do their jobs – paper, desks, pens…

Sharing the network virtualisation dividend for real on demand bandwidth

31 May 2013

Instant gratification is a trend of our age. We both expect and want products and services now. And this is fulfilled by a new powerful nexus of online services, smart devices, supply chains and much more.

Stop spending money on unused software

Prepare for the cloud

30 May 2013

If you think you are bombarded with too much data, you won’t be thrilled to hear things are only going to get worse. According to several estimates, the Internet is getting fatter and fatter. It currently weighs in at half…

Do people really want to choose what they use?

30 May 2013

The issue of letting staff choose and use their own laptops and phones is something dealt with previously on this blog. Lots of possible benefits and plenty of good reasons for businesses to stop buying PCs and let staff use…

Home sweet home

28 May 2013

Unless you have been on Mars, you will probably know that the CEO of Yahoo, Marissa Meyer, recently announced that her staff no longer have the option of working from home. This prompted a wave of outcries all across the…

It’s raining innovation

28 May 2013

Did you see our recent post about whether or not IT people should place more emphasis on security by limiting employees’ ability to share data. Well, here’s a little something more on the subject, this time from a software company…

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