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Schneider Electric adds Easy UPS 3M to the Easy UPS 3-Phase series

Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management and automation, has announced it has added the new Easy UPS 3M, a 60 kVA to 100 kVA (400V) Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), to its 3-Phase UPS family of products. Available in most countries, the Easy UPS 3M personifies simplicity as it is easy to install, easy […]


Ciena expert on unlocking intelligence with the adaptive network

With network operators are under increased pressure to maximise efficiency and scale up to meet the ever-growing bandwidth demands, Virginie Hollebecque, Vice President and Managing Director for Western Europe and Middle East at Ciena, tells us how the autonomous network enables cost savings and increases in efficiency. With the imminent arrival of high-speed 5G networks, […]


Why every organisation should truly ‘own’ their data centre to gain competitive advantage

Change as a result of Digital Transformation is inevitable in the current digital era and companies should be scaling their network infrastructure correctly and utilising the most appropriate data centre solutions. JR Rivers, Co-founder and CTO, Cumulus Networks, talks about the importance of a modernised approach to IT and improving operational efficiency. Digital Transformation means […]


Equinix extends the Digital Edge with 12 new data centres and 23 expansions opening in 2019

Global interconnection platform accelerates business transformation in the digital age Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, will open 12 new International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres and expand 23 existing IBX data centres in 2019 as part of an expected US$1.730 to US$1.920 billion of  anon-recurring capital expenditure expansion programme for the year. […]


Red Hat offers Linux experience to every enterprise, cloud and workload

From bare-metal servers and Linux containers to public and private clouds, a world-leading enterprise, Linux platform drives new levels of intelligence, automation and developer productivity, delivering a more consistent business foundation. Red Hat, a world leader in open source solutions, has announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8, the operating system designed […]


Ethiopian bank modernises operations, paving the way for a digital future

A leading bank in Ethiopia has digitally innovated its business thanks to the help of VMware. The Bank of Abyssinia (BOA) needed to scale and improve both its production and disaster recovery environments, and be a more digitally inclusive business, but was inhibited by exorbitant costs of new equipment and long delivery cycles. Established in […]


Deep Dive: Peter Westwood, UK Data Centre Director, SPIE

We ‘Deep Dive’ with Peter Westwood, UK Data Centre Director, SPIE, who tells us about life inside and outside the office. What would you describe as your most memorable achievement in the data centre industry? I have been very fortunate in my career to have worked on some of the largest data centre projects in […]


Schneider Electric ensures Angel Trains data centre stays on track

Angel Trains is one of Britain’s leading train leasing companies, providing rolling stock to several of the UK’s largest Train Operating Companies (TOC’s) including Virgin Trains, Abellio Greater Anglia, Arriva Rail North, Great Western Railway and South Western Trains. Established in 1994 as part of the process to privatise British Rail, the company now employs […]


Arcserve solves hybrid cloud and hyperconverged data protection challenges

Arcserve Southern Africa has revealed that data protection provider, Arcserve, has announced the newest version of Arcserve Unified Data Protection (UDP). This is the industry’s leading solution for comprehensive protection of every type of workload. Powered by heterogeneous, image-based technology, this release was specifically designed to remove the multiple points of failure typically introduced into […]


MainOne urges RENs to adopt technology too solve real problems

MainOne, a leading connectivity and data centre solutions provider, has advised Africa’s Research and Education Networks (RENs) not to relent in its effort to improve the region’s research and educational capability through collaborations with MainOne and other innovative technology solutions providers. The company’s Business Executive for Francophone West Africa and Ghana, Kazeem Oladepo made the […]


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