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.
John Hall, Managing Director Colocation, Proximity Data Centres, explains the company’s strategy as it builds out a network of 20 or so regional, or edge, UK colocation data centres. With the halfway point already in sight, he is confident that the company’s business model is an attractive proposition for a variety of customers. John also shares some fascinating insights as to how he sees the data centre industry developing over time, as it tries to reconcile increasing demand with its sustainability responsibilities.
Thor Johnsen, Head of Digital Infrastructure at investment company Triple Point Digital 9 Infrastructure (D9) and Dominic Ward, CEO of Icelandic data centre operator Verne Global, discuss the investment company’s recent acquisition of the Icelandic data centre operator, with sustainability very much front and centre. Both provide valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities of sustainable investment, operating truly sustainable data centres and of responding to the wider focus on environmental issues ahead of the COP26 Summit.
Andy Slater, Director (Azure Practice / N4Stack) at Node4 Ltd, talks about the twin hybrid opportunities for the Channel – hybrid IT and the hybrid workplace, emphasising the importance of providing the expertise and value which customers are not able to find within their own organisations.
Terry Storrar, Managing Director UK at Leaseweb, provides some valuable advice for the Channel as it seeks to address the challenges and opportunities resulting from more and more customers moving to the ‘pay as you use’ model, and for individual companies to distinguish themselves in such a competitive market.
DW talks to Justin Augat, Vice President of Marketing and Marc Beder, VP of Solutions Architecture, both at iland Cloud, about the importance of understanding the true cost of acquiring enterprise-fit cloud services from the hyperscalers. They emphasise that end users need to carry out the necessary due diligence before committing to any cloud offering, regardless of the vendor.
DW talks to Terry Storrar, Managing Director of Leaseweb UK. Terry covers his background inside (and out) of the IT industry, and shares his vision for developing the business as customers wrestle with digital challenges.
Digitalisation World talks to Neville Louzado, Head of Sales at Hyve Managed Hosting. Taking the impact of the pandemic as a starting point, the conversation ranges far and wide across cloud, security, 5G and the edge, HPC and AI, and sustainability.
DW talks to Hiren Parekh, OVHCloud’s VP Northern Europe, about its SMART Cloud offering, and how the company can help resellers and managed service providers to align themselves to their customers’ changing requirements, and to provide some technology certainties during the current, volatile business climate.
Digitalisation World talks to Tor Kristian Gyland, CEO of Green Montain, finding out how the company has overcome the data centre industry’s current skills shortage, and looking at its customer profile, before finishing with some advice for end users looking for a trusted colocation partner.
As the company prepares to launch its third data centre, near Oslo in Norway, Tor Kristian Gyland, CEO of Green Mountain, talks to Digitalisation World, starting with an introduction to the data centre provider and looking at some of the reasons behind its success in the colocation market.
In the first of a two part interview, Digitalisation World talks to Virtana’s Managing Director International, David Cumberworth, about the company’s recent Hybrid Cloud and IT survey, which provides some interesting insights into both infrastructure performance and cloud migration issues.
Later this summer, Digitalisation World will be hosting a webinar on behalf of Nebulon, focusing on Cloud Defined Storage. Ahead of this event, DW caught up with Nebulon's COO, Craig Nunes, to find out a little bit more about the ideas behind the new company and this new revolutionary technology.
How are new ways created for the digital business? With CenturyLink Edge Compute solutions that enable emerging, real-time applications to run smoothly and efficiently near digital interactions at the edge.
Watch this video to learn how U.S. Silica accelerated ERP reporting by 10x and added resilient disaster recovery on Platform Equinix® with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, BIAS and Datatility—in the most cost-effective way possible. This leading producer of silica for the energy and construction industries now has a digital advantage, with direct access to OCI, superior cloud connectivity across regions and greatly increased application performance.
Ingenuity Studios has selected VAST to help deliver next-level realism to a host of long- and short-form works, including feature films, television series, music videos, commercials, and more. Ingenuity Studios tapped VAST Data’s Universal Storage architecture to leapfrog the status quo by deploying a simple data storage platform that allows artists and animators to easily collaborate on projects with ultra-fast performance and low-latency, without the classic flash storage tax.
The success of environmental policymaking is inextricably linked to the deployment of high-frequency data and artificial intelligence (AI). Geoff McGrath, Managing Director of CKDelta, discusses the role of holistic, data-driven decision making in responding to the climate crisis and driving down carbon emissions.
Simon Spring, Operations Director of EMEA at WhereScape, discusses some of the common misconceptions surrounding data warehouses, data lakes, and data hubs, and why a proper understanding of each is key to building effective data infrastructure.