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Data networking becomes more cloud-like

May 6, 2014

Although there has been significant hype surrounding network functions virtualisation (NFV) and software defined networking (SDN), it is clear that…

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A virtual skyline – what workforce mobility can offer

May 2, 2014

On a very stormy day in December my family & I visited London’s newest addition to its skyline, The Shard.

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XP: the end of an era but an opportunity for change

April 28, 2014

On April 8th the deadline passed for Microsoft support of Windows XP. We have all known about this for some…

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Removing risk from the data centre

April 16, 2014

The role of the data centre has shifted dramatically. Rather than somewhere to simply store data, it’s now the hinge…

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How to run your data centre efficiently

April 15, 2014

One of the biggest challenges facing todays CIO is improving efficiency – or as it is commonly known – Power…

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Going beyond “green” with energy management

April 11, 2014

Once considered something only “green” businesses spoke of, today ‘energy management’ has become more than a buzzword or corporate tick…

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There’s never been a better time to migrate to VoIP

April 9, 2014

Colt VoIP Access provides all the benefits of Colt telephony, delivered over an IP connection. If you are using an…

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Cloud is a business reality – not a fashion

April 1, 2014

“Cloud” now feels as though it is here to stay, even for businesses. Unlike the previous false dawns such as…

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Data location and CIO strategy

March 28, 2014

Step back just a few years and the terms ‘data strategy’ and ‘strategic business thinking’ would be two terms unlikely…

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Building a solid foundation for your business

March 26, 2014

Many SMEs today still rely on a local area network (LAN) that connects their PCs, laptops and peripherals onto a server onsite.|Many SMEs today still rely on a local area network (LAN) that connects their PCs, laptops and peripherals onto a server onsite.|Many SMEs today still rely on a local area network (LAN) that connects their PCs, laptops and peripherals onto a server onsite.|Many SMEs today still rely on a local area network (LAN) that connects their PCs, laptops and peripherals onto a server onsite.

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Technology to power a start-up

March 25, 2014

2014 promises to be the year that innovative small businesses flourish. Hot on the heels of the relaxation of state…

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Technology to power a start-ups

March 25, 2014

2014 promises to be the year that innovative small businesses flourish. Hot on the heels of the relaxation of state…

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