Siemon introduces XGLO RazorCore fibre trunking assemblies

Siemon has expanded its comprehensive line of fibre trunking solutions with XGLO™ RazorCore™ assemblies. Siemon’s RazorCore cables have a significantly reduced cable outside diameter (OD) for maximum space savings and optimised air flow.

Read More
Red Hat reinforces Java commitment

Transition underscores dedication to the open source spirit of Java and the organizations that rely on it for mission-critical enterprise applications and infrastructures.

Read More
Cobalt cements greenest data centre accolade with prestigious BREEAM Award

Renowned sustainability assessor presents DC2 with ‘Data Centre’ prize.

Read More
Customers recognise Virtual Instruments as an ‘invaluable partner’

Taneja Group study validates VirtualWisdom as the leading platform to meet complex data centre infrastructure performance challenges.

Read More
Formula One broadcasting kept on track

AccelOps, Inc software is being used to monitor the IT infrastructure supporting the global broadcasting of Formula One motorsport events for German Broadcaster RTL. Com1/Insource ICT, a leading Dutch communications services provider, has adopted the AccelOps monitoring application to remotely manage all of the critical broadcasting and networking infrastructure used by _wige MEDIA AG in producing Formula One television productions worldwide on behalf of RTL Germany.

Read More
DigiTar and Internap/Equinix collaboration delivers SaaS Cloud Services

DigiTar, Inc. announces the expansion of its European Cyber Solutions-as-a-Service Data Operations Center in Amsterdam, Netherlands, which through its association with the Internap/Equinix global infrastructure, delivers redundant Inter-facility network cross-connects, enhanced reliability and network routing options to DigiTar’s European clients. The announcement coincides with CeBIT 2013, the No. 1 event for the digital world.

Read More
Datum installs Samsung IP network video surveillance solution for their highly secure business class datacentre

The UK’s newest and most energy efficient datacentre has placed Samsung IP network video surveillance cameras at the heart of its security system.

Read More
Fusion launches BMC Remedy ITSM 8.0

Service management provider, Fusion Business Solutions, collaborates with BMC to deploy upgraded IT service management (ITSM) package. IT operations specialist, Fusion Business Solutions, announces the availability of BMC Remedy’s upgraded ITSM 8.0 solution, as an extension of its existing offering. The new solution is simpler to use, improves IT collaboration and integrates with social media tools.

Read More
AppDynamics hires Jeremy Duggan as VP of EMEA Sales

AppDynamics, Inc., the next-generation application performance management company that simplifies the management of complex web applications, says that Jeremy Duggan, a veteran of software sales at BMC and BladeLogic, has joined the company as VP of EMEA Sales.

Read More
New survey highlights worrying lack of guidance from employers on use of personal devices

A survey commissioned by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has shown many employers appear to have a ‘laissez faire’ attitude to allowing staff to use their personal laptop, tablet computer or smartphone for work business, which may be placing people’s personal information at risk.

Read More
Admiral Group PLC chooses LANDesk to transform IT management and service desk support

LANDesk will provide a mobile service desk solution to enhance end-user support for 5,500 employees.

Read More
Interoute launches Cloud Hosted Microsoft Lync Service with video and voice extras

Interoute integrates Microsoft Lync into its Video as a Service Cloud, enabling Lync users to make video and voice calls to any internal or external end devices, regardless of connectivity.

Read More

Videos

Pankaj Sharma, Executive Vice President, Secure Power Division at Schneider Electric, is optimistic that organisations can pursue the benefits of digital transformation without compromising on their sustainability objectives. In particular, he believes that the data centre industry is very well placed to address the pressing environmental demands of the next few years, as it continues to develop technology innovations as it helps end users embrace the opportunities of the Digital Age.
Richard Clifford, Head of Innovation at Keysource, talks through some of the company’s recent customer success stories, its new cybersecurity focus, and goes on to provide some great insights into the data centre sustainability debate – with Scope 3 emissions and supply chain collaboration a major focus, alongside hybrid cooling and the edge. Richard also suggests that it might be time to move beyond the PUE metric as a measure of data centre energy efficiency.
Ken Hall, Data Center Solutions Architect at Commscope, provides some fascinating insights into the world of networks and connectivity, with wireless infrastructure, fueled in part by the advent of 5G, predicted to grow in importance as end users demand a secure, ‘seamless’ work experience, no matter where, when or how.
Dob Todorov, CEO and Co-founder of HeleCloud, talks though the company’s recent acquisition by SoftwareONE - optimistic that both organisations and their respective customer bases will see some major benefits as the Cloud continues to grow in importance as the post-pandemic business world seeks to address the challenges and opportunities of hybrid digital transformation.

Expert Opinions

By Aaron Regis, Senior Solutions Engineer, TigerGraph EMEA.
Nicolas Roussel, Technical Manager at Siemon, discusses whether to select singlemode or multimode fibre cabling for the data centre
By Stuart Green, Cloud Security Architect at Check Point Software Technologies.
By Laurent Bouchoucha, VP Business Development Network Solutions - Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise.