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Category: Cloud Computing

What Will 2014 Bring for the Telecom Industry?

By John Grady
I see three significant advancements for the telecom industry in 2014. I predict all three will make a big impact on IT and network operations.
The Cloud takes off for Enterprises –…

Building for the Future: What the New World of Cloud IT Means for the Network

By Steve Taff
Today, “the cloud” is transforming IT organizations and accelerating business performance by creating new revenue streams, increasing operational efficiency, and improving productivity. Not only are services moving from internal data centers, but…

I Want My Bandwidth and I Want it Now!

By | September 30, 2013 | Cloud, Cloud Computing, Networking, WAN | [ 0 ]

By Sam Koetter
The idea of Bandwidth on Demand (BoD) is not a new concept.  It’s been around for many years in the IP space in the form of Bandwidth Bursting – pay only for…

Big Data…Big Impacts!

By | August 15, 2013 | Cloud, Cloud Computing | [ 0 ]

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been reading with increasing concern  about the coming surge in “Big Data”. Much of what I’ve read describes businesses scrambling to use digital intelligence from their social media, search…

The Many Benefits of Cloud Security

By | October 31, 2012 | Cloud, Cloud Computing, Security | [ 0 ]

Your company has many assets: employee information, intellectual property, strategies, patents and pending patents, nondisclosure agreements, financial information, and its reputation. You need to keep these safe.
Cloud-based security has many benefits over the traditional…

Demystifying the Cloud

By | October 15, 2012 | Cloud, Cloud Computing | [ 0 ]

The running trend in the IT industry is that every new solution has the “cloud” label. Every organization is either consuming or providing “cloud” services. Even the mainstream press has latched on and is hyping…

Introducing Concentric Cloud Solutions

By | May 2, 2012 | CDN, Cloud, Cloud Computing | [ 0 ]

This week XO Communications announced the next step in the evolution of our cloud services strategy with the launch of Concentric Cloud Solutions, a division of XO Communications. Through Concentric Cloud Solutions, we are offering…