Strategic Partnerships Provide a Model for Building Mutual Value Through Alliances
Terence Gleeson | June 28,2017
The need to provide seamless connectivity and always-on network reliability has become increasingly important with the rampant growth rate of data consumption. According to figures in Cisco's 2017 Visual Networking Index (VNI) Complete Forecast, annual global IP traffic will reach … Read more…→ The post Strategic Partnerships Provide a Model for Building Mutual Value Through Alliances appeared first on ThinkGig.
Success Through Simplification: Harnessing the Power of Cisco Meraki
Nichole Kennedy | June 27,2017
Success through simplification. That's the key to the world's most powerful IT networks. While today's infrastructures are more advanced than ever before, true business value is only derived by eliminating complexity from the enterprise. Highly advanced networks are the foundation … Read more…→ The post Success Through Simplification: Harnessing the Power of Cisco Meraki appeared first on ThinkGig.
In the wake of one of the most recent ransomware threats, IT security experts are already re-emphasizing the number one rule of data protection - never pay attackers. Most IT leaders agree - sending money to release data creates bigger … Read more…→ The post When Ransomware Strikes…What's Your Backup Plan? appeared first on ThinkGig.
We can drive change or be driven by it. At this year's Cisco Live event in Las Vegas, June 25 to 29, CenturyLink is rocking booth 2915, showing firsthand the transformational tools you need to be the catalyst for change … Read more…→ The post Your CenturyLink Quick Guide to Cisco Live 2017 appeared first on ThinkGig.
Announcing the Launch of the CenturyLink Cloud Node: DE3
Matt Schwabenbauer | June 21,2017
CenturyLink is excited to announce the launch of our newest European public cloud node: DE3. This announcement increases our global footprint to 16 locations, including four in Europe and two in Germany. Read More
WannaCrypt Ransomware Malware Announcement from CenturyLink Cloud
Christine Sala | May 24,2017
On May 12, 2017, Microsoft issued a statement confirming a number of their customers had been affected by the malicious WannaCrypt ransomware malware. CenturyLink has taken steps to ensure our Cloud environment has the latest patches and is monitoring for any additional related vulnerabilities. Read More
Many businesses must avail themselves of the latest technology to remain competitive in their industry. For instance, many car manufacturers now include backup cameras, Bluetooth and GPS capabilities and in-car Wi-Fi in their newer models. Newer vehicles without those technologies … Read more…→ The post Innovations in Data Centre Connectivity appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.
Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach (Part Two)
Chip Freund | April 05,2017
As I discussed in my most recent blog, some companies utilise a distributed data centre approach to achieve redundancy, scalability and high availability as part of their plan for business continuity. It enables businesses to help mitigate disasters that can … Read more…→ The post Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach (Part Two) appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.
Data Centre World Global - Unleashing the Power of Co-Location
David Murphy | April 03,2017
The greatest ideas - the most impactful innovations - come from recognising an opportunity and then trying new approaches. As I look forward to the Data Centre World Global meeting to be held in Los Angeles, I think about what … Read more…→ The post Data Centre World Global - Unleashing the Power of Co-Location appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.
Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach
Chip Freund | March 30,2017
The terms "disaster recovery" and "business continuity" often are used interchangeably when applied to the data centre industry. Though both terms describe areas that need to be addressed by businesses and co-location providers, disaster recovery is only part of business … Read more…→ The post Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.