VIRTUS Data Centres has provided details of the latest members to have joined the first national shared data centre for research and education, offered by digital services and solutions organisation Jisc. Located in VIRTUS' LONDON4 data centre, as a result of VIRTUS' December 2015 purchase of Infinity's Slough data centre business, three new customers have added to the 12 education and research organisations already benefiting from the shared data centre facility.
Barracuda has introduced the new Barracuda Vulnerability Manager, a cloud-based service to help customers detect vulnerabilities in their websites and applications running in on-premises, cloud, and hybrid environments.
Siemon has launched a free ‘Interactive Data Centre Guide’ as part of its WheelHouse™ portfolio. Focusing support for data centre professionals, this online educational resource centre provides comprehensive data centre guidance for selecting, designing and deploying the business-critical infrastructure upon which the entire data centre relies. Its aim is to ‘connect the world to a higher data centre standard’ by offering comprehensive resources in one immediately accessible and easily navigable interactive guide.
Cisco is to acquire Jasper Technologies, Inc., a privately held company based in Santa Clara that delivers a cloud-based IoT service platform to help enterprises and service providers launch, manage and monetize IoT services on a global scale. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will pay $1.4 billion in cash and assumed equity awards, plus additional retention based incentives.
Hortonworks has expanded its European customer base
by adding Beabloo, the global omnichannel digital marketing company.
With Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP(tm)), Beabloo
can process and analyse huge amounts of unstructured data to help its
merchant customers increase revenues whilst optimising the retail
Reducing cost and improving efficiency are the key drivers for the increased need for SQL Server consolidation in the data centre.
Businesses need to develop the ability to identify and efficiently manage information throughout its lifecycle to avoid the consequences of Dark Data.
Makes sweeping portfolio open for data scientists and app developers with more than 25 cloud data services and 150 publicly available datasets.
‘AirBox’ from Weatherite Air Conditioning Ltd is their latest air containment solution - providing an energy-efficient addition to Data Centre airflow management.
Poor understanding in top teams of what digital transformation means is to blame for an incoherent approach to IT.
While a majority of IT professionals believe the secure sharing and transferring of files is very important, more than half are using unsecure cloud-file sharing services.
Huawei has announced collaboration with Dynatrace, the global leader in digital performance management, to jointly innovate and develop the first holistic ICT Customer Experience Management (CEM) solution.
Over 32% of enterprises plan a major server and storage refresh in 2016; biggest gainers will be EMC/VCE and Cisco.
A new one-day conference and expo on flash and SSD technologies and their impact on datacentres and applications.
Since 2000, when the first camera phone was introduced, the number of mobile users has quintupled. By 2020, there will be 5.5 billion mobile users, representing 70 percent of the global population, according to the Cisco Visual Networking Index™ (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast (2015 to 2020).
Golf is one of the world’s grand old games. Ironically, the most advanced technologies ensure it stays that way.
Interserve, working in partnership with Sudlows, has completed a contract to support a FTSE 100 utility company in the development and delivery of its data centre strategy. This is the latest in a number of key consultancy projects forged through an on-going collaboration between the data centre specialist and the international support services and construction group.
Acquisition of REALM Communications Group, Inc. brings US market entry and new business opportunities.
Power Control Ltd (PCL) has launched the new highly anticipated Borri Ingenio Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) range exclusively to the UK market.
France-based SdV Plurimédia, the leading hosting provider for the international media industry, has implemented the SmartWall® Threat Defense System (TDS) to protect its world-class data centers against DDoS attacks. With the Corero solution in place, SdV Plurimédia brings an optimum level of reliability to its networks and guarantees DDoS protection to its customers as part of its 99.999% Service Level Agreement (SLA).