Simply Pure Cloud Economics 101

To the cloud, or not to the cloud? The answer may be more simple and economical than you imagine. In this white paper, we’ll be providing a quick lesson in cloud economics, based on an ESG audit of a model that compares the monthly cost of public cloud infrastructure with the monthly cost of leasing

Data & Analytics Maturity Model & Business Impact

The importance of “Big Data” to modern enterprises has drawn extensive coverage.  Business leaders, technology analysts, the press, and the investment community have discussed how data is transforming business, work and society.  Data has been heralded as nothing less than “the new raw material of business: an economic input almost on par with capital and

Data Governance Complexity

The potential benefits that data can bring a business grow as companies develop and look to harness that data to drive enhanced understanding of their own organisation, the markets in which they operate and the customers with whom they engage. Yet, as businesses mature, it becomes ever more important that they fully understand these information

Cloud vs Colocation: Which is right for your business?

Choosing the right server infrastructure is crucial to business success. Yet with the trend towards cloud adoption accelerating, the IT infrastructure landscape for large corporate organisations is undergoing a major transformation. “In fact, recent research from 451 Research’s  ‘Market Monitor: Cloud Computing, Q1 2016’ report shows that in the UK, cloud is set to grow

Rethinking Business Continuity with the Cloud

Technology developments and virtualisation have created huge potential for what can be achieved with businesses’ continuity and disaster recovery plans. Recent developments in enterprise technology means that organisations need to radically rethink their approach to  disaster recovery and create new solutions that are more flexible, scalable and cost-effective.  Disaster recovery is now high on the

Converged Infrastructure Systems Comparative Assessment

The importance of IT has never been greater. Companies are transforming their business models with digital technologies, leveraging emerging mobile and social platforms, and increasingly operating online. And all of these developments are powered by IT innovation. Yet, IT departments face critical challenges in meeting the ever-increasing demands of the business. With new generations of