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Bridging the Experience Gap

By: Colt Technology Services - 05 Dec 2014

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It is the role of the modern CIO and IT department to provide intuitive, highly-available and user-friendly experiences to both groups. Failure to do so will have significant business consequences including, but by no means limited to, productivity, profitability and reputation. The CIO must become an enabler and make the lives of both users easier and [...] Read more

Mobile operators need small cells to make 5G a reality

By: Bernhard Pussel - 01 Dec 2014

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The volume of monthly mobile data traffic is set to exceed 15 exabytes globally by 2018, thanks to a surge in high-bandwidth content such as video calling and music streaming. The growth in bandwidth demand can also be attributed to other types of connected ‘things’ that will require their share of networks too. Today’s 3G and [...] Read more

Being the change we want to see

By: Adelle Desouza - 27 Nov 2014

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A phrase we all hear and are well accustomed to, but this month in The Netherlands, our teams truly acted upon it. The growing skills gap in the IT industry, specifically with data centres, is a topic that has been widely commented on. Research from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, highlighted a skills gap for [...] Read more

Cloud service providers turn to carrier Ethernet to cope with data explosion

By: Matthias Hain - 18 Nov 2014

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The term ‘big data’ emerged as somewhat of a buzzword a few years ago, with industry experts sharing their visions for how the data explosion would transform the way businesses engage with their customers, develop products and drive more revenues. The initial hype has since subsided and organisations across industries – financial services, retail and manufacturing, [...] Read more

The 2015 banking cloud debate needs to move beyond “is it safe”?

By: Hugh Cumberland - 12 Nov 2014

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Next year will see the Cloud Banking World Series take place in London, New York, Hong Kong and Dubai.  Given its scale, one could be forgiven for thinking that the banking community worldwide has finally embraced cloud.  But instead the series is billed as “the world’s first dedicated education journey”.  Does the banking community still need [...] Read more

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