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The hidden costs of downtime

Type: News       Published: 12-2017      Views: 1321   
Description: Over a third of organisations unsure what an IT outage would cost their business

IBM's 'fastest Cloud for AI'

Type:       Published: 06-2017      Views: 807   
Description: Aimed at data scientists

Deltion selects NaviSite

Type:       Published: 06-2017      Views: 934   
Description: NaviSite to host multi-tenanted SaaS application environment

Professional services for AWS

Type:       Published: 06-2017      Views: 895   
Description: New Rackspace offering

Choose your partners         

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2017      Views: 1169   
Description: The advantages of the Cloud reach to the core of most businesses - but executives must choose their partners carefully, argues Tim Rushent, Account Manager for industry and commerce at Hyland

Automating the IT production line         

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2017      Views: 6214   
Description: David Grimes, CTO at Navisite, discusses the growing role of APIs in reducing costs and developing tomorrow's businesses

The main event         

Type: Event       Published: 03-2017      Views: 1172   
Description: Cloud Expo, Europe's biggest and best attended cloud and digital transformation show took place recently in London's ExCel: Cloud Hosting magazine was there to report back

Pressure sensitive?         

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2017      Views: 1135   
Description: The growth in cloud services is putting increased pressure on data centre resiliency, suggests Adrian Barker, General Manager EMEA at RF Code

Performance anxiety         

Type: Feature       Published: 03-2017      Views: 1160   
Description: Jonathan Arnold, Managing Director at Volta Data Centres, explains how high performance computing can change your business for the better

AMP it up

Type: News       Published: 02-2017      Views: 1320   
Description: Pulsant/Microsoft create hybrid solution

Meeting the mark

Type: News       Published: 02-2017      Views: 1328   
Description: New certification for compliance with GDPR

AWS available from UK data centres

Type: News       Published: 12-2016      Views: 1342   
Description: AWS Europe (London) region launched

New version of Red Hat CloudForms announced

Type: News       Published: 12-2016      Views: 1179   
Description: "Driving open hybrid cloud management"

Digital Embassies: the new data sovereignty paradigm?         

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1612   
Description: Daniel Hickmore of Arkivum explains why a 'digital embassy' approach to data sovereignty could be the way ahead for organisations struggling with data sharing and retention issues such as healthcare providers

Trust issues         

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1451   
Description: The move to Cloud leaves many businesses with new security concerns, suggests Dave Nicholson, Technical Sales Consultant, Axial Systems: organisations now need to ensure that their standards are mirrored -at least - by that of their Cloud services provider

Heading in the right direction         

Type: Research       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1363   
Description: According to new research from CTERA Networks, enterprise data protection strategies may not be fully aligned with IT modernisation initiatives driven by Cloud computing

DAM goes native         

Type: Technology focus       Published: 11-2016      Views: 2136   
Description: Digital asset management (DAM) powers the processes that run business, argues Eric Barroca, CEO of Nuxeo - but without a Cloud-native approach, the benefits may be limited

GDPR: don't be strung along         

Type: Strategy       Published: 11-2016      Views: 2141   
Description: Lillian Pang of Rackspace addresses some of the most common misunderstandings surrounding the new GDPR legislation; rules that will affect any business that handles personal data, and therefore the majority of organisations in the UK

DR: Test and test again

Type:       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1649   
Description: A recent roundtable gathered business leaders to debate the findings of iland's 'State of IT Disaster Recovery Amongst UK Businesses' survey; Monica Brink, EMEA Marketing Director, summarises the conversation

Don't fall foul of GDPR, says the Bunker

Type: News       Published: 10-2016      Views: 972   
Description: Due diligence and regular supplier audits critical

Forging the right links         

Type: Research       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1952   
Description: Two-thirds of European IT departments do not fully understand the needs of their organisations, and IT leaders must forge closer links across the business

Protecting connected manufacturing         

Type: Industry Focus       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1479   
Description: Martyn Williams, Managing Director of industrial automation software supplier, COPA-DATA UK, discusses three steps manufacturers should take to stay safe in the Cloud

Compliance: the buck stops here         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1281   
Description: Monica Brink of iland looks at why compliance and security are still the main blockers to cloud adoption, and how nine out of ten security professionals worry about cloud security

This year's model         

Type: Event       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1067   
Description: Previewing IP EXPO Europe 2016, which takes place on 5-6 October at London's ExCel.

Building a security plan using the Cloud         

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1709   
Description: Sean McAvan, Managing Director of NaviSite Europe, discusses the considerations for securing a business in an increasingly connected world

Hybrid helps to manage the load         

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1612   
Description: Managing servers and applications in a hybrid environment brings a number of challenges for the IT professional, says Gerardo Dada, Vice President of Product Marketing, SolarWinds

CIF launches three-tier membership

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 1137   
Description: Reflects 'broadening cloud ecosystem'

More cloud fails on the way

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 1119   
Description: Digital skill shortage 'could lead to increased security risks and failed cloud migrations'

The French connection

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 1058   
Description: Claranet continues continental growth

NaviSite on the money

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 1064   
Description: Helping Mortgage Brain leverage Cloud for home buying

Brexit: what happens next?         

Type: Feature       Published: 07-2016      Views: 3651   
Description: In the aftermath of the recent EU referendum, we find ourselves in the midst of a historic moment for the UK, with plenty of uncertainty in the air. So what does leaving the European Union mean for the cloud/data centre sector? Cloud Hosting magazine gathers opinion from across the industry

Hybrid to the rescue for SME sector         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1573   
Description: Hybrid Cloud architecture has been a while maturing, but now offers businesses unparalleled flexibility, ROI and scalability. Andrew Stuart, MD for EMEA at Datto, argues that the smaller the business, the more vital these traits are - making hybrid Cloud the number one choice for SMEs in 2016

True or false?         

Type: Research       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1417   
Description: New research from Spiceworks exposes a number of widely held assumptions about Cloud computing as myths - but also highlights some home truths

Risky business         

Type: Feature       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1698   
Description: Priya Kanduri, Head of Risk and Compliance Practice at digital transformation specialist Happiest Minds, asks if governance and risk issues are standing in the way of enterprise cloud adoption

Keeping up the standard         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2016      Views: 2855   
Description: Frank Krieger, Director of Compliance at iland, looks at ISO compliance in the Cloud and why it is important for Cloud Service Providers and their clients

Balancing the books         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1452   
Description: CPI, a major European book printing specialist, has chosen to host its customer platform, 'Highway' in Interoute's Cloud. It will also switch the wide area network that supports the Highway platform to Interoute's pan-European network

OpenStack: on the right track         

Type: Technology focus       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1502   
Description: Mirantis' David Ogden compares new cloud data centres to the development from the silent films of yesteryear to those of today

Movies on demand         

Type: Case Study       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1123   
Description: Vue Entertainment, one of the top cinema groups in the UK and Ireland, is using the VMware Managed Virtualisation offering from Rackspace to support the unprecedented demand for tickets that's being generated by blockbuster films such as 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'

Cloud 'not a commodity'

Type: News       Published: 06-2016      Views: 958   
Description: Price doesn't matter, says new research

A new dawn for service delivery         

Type: Feature       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1869   
Description: Martin Hill, Vice President Marketing, Epicor International, presents nine reasons for moving ERP into the cloud

Flare enough?         

Type: Industry Focus       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1514   
Description: By utilising Cloud systems and new technology to make flare gas capture more economical, energy companies can increase revenues and maximise profitability while at the same time significantly reducing their impact on the environment, explains Adam Chapman, Director of Global Marketing, Fluenta

A natural migration         

Type: Feature       Published: 05-2016      Views: 2035   
Description: Bill Strain, CTO at iomart, describes some common sense considerations for any business looking at a data migration exercise.

Growing appetite for hybrid I.T.         

Type: Analysis       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1472   
Description: Demand for Cloud computing is continuing to increase while colocation looks set to decline, according to new research from Pulsant

Storage wars         

Type: Feature       Published: 05-2016      Views: 2246   
Description: How does Cloud storage really compare to more traditional physical storage? Kong Yang of SolarWinds explores the advantages and disadvantages of both, looking at how each can affect business processes and strategy

Private functions         

Type: Opinion       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1524   
Description: Mark Smith, senior marketing manager of cloud solutions at SUSE, looks at some of the key drivers behind the trend toward private cloud

A Symbiotic Relationship         

Type: Opinion       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1624   
Description: Darren Watkins, Managing Director at VIRTUS Data Centres, examines the relationship between Cloud and colocation.

Breaking all records: Cloud Expo Europe 2016         

Type: Event       Published: 03-2016      Views: 6883   
Description: With hundreds of new exhibitors, over 200 brand new products & services and two wholly new complementary events under the same roof, this year's Cloud Expo Europe looks set to outshine all the previous shows. Cloud Hosting magazine finds out more

Keeping track of Cloud services         

Type: Feature       Published: 03-2016      Views: 7418   
Description: It is becoming increasingly critical for organisations to get a handle on the type and number of Cloud services and applications they use, says Chris Rogers, director of Cloud solutions at Silver Peak

The three pillars of CSP success         

Type: Research       Published: 03-2016      Views: 2132   
Description: Doug Rich, VP EMEA at Tintri, discusses the key storage strategies for Cloud Service Providers that have emerged from the company's recent research findings

CIF opens up to individuals

Type: News       Published: 02-2016      Views: 7066   
Description: New benefits for individual members

Cloud is getting cheaper

Type: News       Published: 02-2016      Views: 7049   
Description: New research from TCL says pricing is levelling off

'Most large companies' adopting OpenStack

Type: News       Published: 02-2016      Views: 6927   
Description: SUSE study says lack of skills is an issue

'Cloud first' isn't enough any more         

Type: Analysis       Published: 01-2016      Views: 7079   
Description: We take a closer look at Verizon's recently published 'State of the Market: Enterprise Cloud 2016' report

Leveraging the cloud to target cancer         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2016      Views: 8567   
Description: US-based biomedicine pioneers H3 are making vital genomics data more easily accessible via the Cloud - allowing them to explore multiple scientific approaches to developing new drugs

Flirting with disaster?         

Type: Technology Focus       Published: 01-2016      Views: 7205   
Description: Peter Groucutt of Databarracks asks if you might be wasting money on disaster recovery technologies, simply because you don't have the appropriate practices in place around them

Keeping an eye on your cloud data         

Type: Management       Published: 01-2016      Views: 7587   
Description: It is increasingly vital to make sure you are talking about security with your Cloud provider, recommends Monica Brink, Director of Product Marketing, iland

Take your partners

Type: Opinion       Published: 01-2016      Views: 10306   
Description: Innovative use of cloud technology can transform your partner relationships, argues Dave Taylor, CMO of Impartner

Defying Data Gravity         

Type: Technology Focus       Published: 01-2016      Views: 7835   
Description: When embracing the cloud, enterprises need to reassess their data storage platforms to ensure that they do not suffer the effects of "Data Gravity", and instead, work to achieve a Data Fabric that facilitates the handling of data, argues Martin Warren, Cloud Solutions Marketing Manager, NetApp

Futurology: what does 2016 hold for the Cloud sector?         

Type: Analysis       Published: 01-2016      Views: 10553   
Description: An expert panel of industry leaders and technology visionaries offer us their insights on the year ahead for the Cloud

Re-think your approach to Data Management         

Type: Opinion       Published: 01-2016      Views: 8448   
Description: The challenges of Big Data and digital business could be best addressed by a Data-as-a-Service approach, suggests Andrew Griffiths of Q Associates

OpenStack comes of age         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2016      Views: 8252   
Description: Knowing the benefits of OpenStack cloud technology - but recognising that few businesses have the in-house skills or knowledge to access these benefits - Finnish-based CSP Datalounges used the SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 platform to build a managed cloud services environment for companies of all sizes

HP Enterprise tackles 'cloud sprawl'

Type: News       Published: 12-2015      Views: 15466   
Description: New Cloud Service Broker offering

MS grows UK cloud business

Type: News       Published: 12-2015      Views: 16580   
Description: Spending over US$2 billion on cloud infrastructure for Europe

iomart adds United to its kingdom

Type: News       Published: 12-2015      Views: 12471   
Description: Acquisition expands managed hosting services to SMBs

ERP moving to the cloud

Type: News       Published: 12-2015      Views: 14402   
Description: No longer just for SMBs, says new Hitachi research

Racing ahead         

Type: Analysis       Published: 11-2015      Views: 11622   
Description: The rate of cloud adoption is accelerating faster than anyone expected, says Jennifer Brenner, Senior Vice President Marketing, iland

Elastic fantastic?         

Type: Technology focus       Published: 11-2015      Views: 18221   
Description: Everywhere you look these days cloud vendors are promoting elasticity. Tim Pat Dufficy, Director of Products and Services for iomart, explains exactly what it means and how your business can benefit from it

Flashing the cash         

Type: Technology focus       Published: 11-2015      Views: 18469   
Description: Laurence James, Product Alliances and Solutions Marketing Manager, NetApp, discusses the potential financial benefits of flash technology in cloud environments.

Seeding the public sector cloud         

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2015      Views: 11579   
Description: Leading IT lawyer Richard Kemp looks at how the public sector is lagging behind with cloud technology adoption and the risks this will create for security in the near future

World in motion         

Type: Analysis       Published: 11-2015      Views: 16800   
Description: New research puts UK SMEs ahead of the game when it comes to cloud uptake: Cloud Hosting magazine investigates

Time to ditch 'old faithful'?

Type:       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1064   
Description: Cloud providers choosing the same old faces rather than looking for innovation, says CIF research

Huawei announces UK cloud hosting centre

Type: News       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1528   
Description: Europe-wide launch for Digital InCloud services

Boardroom driving cloud adoption

Type: News       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1420   
Description: Directors behind 60% of migrations, says Rackspace study

MS and Red Hat partner to facilitate hybrid cloud

Type: News       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1578   
Description: 'Delivering new standard' for enterprise cloud experiences

iomart expands network capacity

Type: News       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1593   
Description: New Cisco routers will help satisfy growing demand

A picture of health?         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2054   
Description: From big data to wearable devices, Jack Bedell-Pearce, Managing Director of 4D-DC, summarises the key drivers - and top tips - for cloud adoption in the health sector

Start me up         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1807   
Description: The cloud can offer a major boost for UK start-ups, suggests Monica Brink, director product marketing, iland

Busting some cloud myths         

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2140   
Description: Brandon Tanner of nationwide managed services firm IT Specialists (ITS) argues that a number of ‘myths’ around cloud technologies could be preventing financial institutions from enjoying the benefits of cloud services

EU Confidential         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2495   
Description: New EU Data Protection Regulations are due to come into force in 2017; Martin Warren, Cloud Solutions Marketing Manager at NetApp, discusses what cloud providers might have to do in advance of the likely changes

‘Hard yards ahead’ for UK IT managers         

Type: Analysis       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1405   
Description: New research from CSP Redcentric suggests five ‘cloud personas’ among IT managers.

Redefining the WAN with broadband         

Type: Technology Focus       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2071   
Description: A software-defined WAN approach can help organisations to improve business agility and reduce their dependency on Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)

The three-step plan to cloud security         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2855   
Description: Chris Pace, head of product marketing at Wallix, suggests three security questions that cloud service providers should expect to hear from any business expanding or adopting cloud services

Get with the program

Type: News       Published: 08-2015      Views: 1575   
Description: 'Expansive global cloud ecosystem' from Red Hat

Seagate to acquire Dot Hill

Type: News       Published: 08-2015      Views: 1873   
Description: Dot Hill Portfolio will 'complement and expand' Seagate storage systems offerings

Head in the cloud? Keep your feet on the ground         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2145   
Description: Jack Bedell-Pearce, Managing Director of 4D-DC, offers some constructive advice - and 6 'Top Tips' - for businesses confused by the multitude of options available when considering migrating to the Cloud

CIO: changing from gatekeeper to enabler         

Type: Strategy       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2560   
Description: The rise of 'shadow IT' means that CIOs must develop a hybrid cloud infrastructure that meets the needs of their business before the business itself beats them to it, suggests Ian Finlay, Chief Operating Officer at Abiquo

Is public cloud killing the data centre?         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2015      Views: 1616   
Description: Reports of the death of the data centre as a result of cloud adoption have been greatly exaggerated, argues Roger Keenan, MD of City Lifeline

The main event         

Type: Events       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2319   
Description: Attracting thousands of visitors despite the heatwave outside, this year's Cloud World Forum conference and exhibition highlighted how 80% of UK businesses now use Cloud technologies and are ready to leverage them to advance their digital services

Good call         

Type: Analysis       Published: 07-2015      Views: 7384   
Description: Cloud adoption is now a strategic business decision for contact centres, argues Keith Wilkinson, VP Cloud EMEA, Genesys

iomart on the Up

Type: News       Published: 06-2015      Views: 1446   
Description: Acquires IT consultancy SystemsUp for around £12.5m

Location, location, location

Type: News       Published: 06-2015      Views: 1750   
Description: Survey suggests decision makers prefer a 'local' cloud provider

DRaaS can cure cloud migration headache

Type: News       Published: 06-2015      Views: 1724   
Description: Disaster Recovery could act as a 'gateway' to the cloud, says Databarracks

BT stakes its claim in cloud IT         

Type: Analysis       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2735   
Description: BT is aiming to be the world's 'cloud services integrator of choice' with its new Cloud of Clouds vision. Cloud Hosting magazine takes a closer look

Escaping the 'print trap'         

Type: Opinion       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2770   
Description: KYOCERA Document Solutions' Cloud Evangelist, Eddie Ginja, analyses the business benefits of the latest addition to the growing portfolio of cloud services: managed cloud printing

Flexibility is the key         

Type: Strategy       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2703   
Description: Martin Warren, Cloud Solutions Marketing Manager at NetApp argues that a hybrid cloud approach offers the ideal solution for enterprises looking for agility, flexibility and cost effectiveness

Priming your cloud for success         

Type: Opinion       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2418   
Description: According to Martin Bishop, head of Network, Applications & Services, Telstra Global Enterprise & Services, with consumers in the UK more in control of their purchasing power than ever before, a flexible and scalable cloud infrastructure has become increasingly critical to an organisations' success or failure

Under lock and key?         

Type: Technology Focus       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2065   
Description: For businesses worried about data security in the cloud, encryption is part of the answer - but without crypto management data is still at risk, argues Ed Kidson, product manager at Wick Hill

Public cloud use 'unstoppable', say businesses

Type: News       Published: 04-2015      Views: 1540   
Description: UK firms losing battle to prevent staff putting confidential business data in the public cloud

G-Cloud needs a boost

Type: News       Published: 04-2015      Views: 1366   
Description: Government needs renewed focus, says Streamwire

How to navigate an increasingly complex IT landscape         

Type: Strategy       Published: 03-2015      Views: 2478   
Description: IT leaders are facing new levels of complexity as they seek to address business needs, says Neil Thomas, Product Director at Claranet

Hybrid: the 'best-fit' strategy         

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2015      Views: 2726   
Description: According to Sean McAvan, Managing Director of NaviSite Europe, a hybrid cloud approach offers the best of both worlds for business: embracing the new, while getting the most out of existing IT investments

Mind the gap

Type: News       Published: 02-2015      Views: 1964   
Description: Data centre skills gap will remain critical through 2015, says research

New research “a wake-up call for resellers”

Type: News       Published: 02-2015      Views: 1903   
Description: Many risk losing cloud customers because they aren’t broadening their product range swiftly enough

Where is Enterprise IT going? To Cloud Expo Europe, of course!         

Type: Events       Published: 02-2015      Views: 2502   
Description: The organisers describe Cloud Expo Europe as 'two days of intensive networking and knowledge gathering' - Cloud Hosting magazine will be there of course, and we summarise below some of the expected highlights.

Forward thinking         

Type: Analysis       Published: 01-2015      Views: 3471   
Description: At the end of every year, the IT industry feels the need to channel Mystic Meg and predict what will come in the next 12 months. Cloud Hosting summarises the likely highlights and low points.

Telco Cloud Forum: positively unmissable         

Type: Events       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2488   
Description: Cloud Hosting magazine previews the only event for Telco Cloud providers & their channel partners.

Digital transformation plans don't stack up

Type: News       Published:       Views: 413   
Description: Rsearch reveals disparity between drivers and KPIs

New research shows increased interest in hybrid cloud adoption

Type: News       Published:       Views: 452   
Description: Identifies management of data security and multiple cloud platforms as well as migration of legacy IT as major challenges

Amazon announces Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS)

Type: News       Published:       Views: 380   
Description: Delivering Kubernetes as a managed service on AWS

'Peak faith' in cloud only 12-18 months away?

Type: News       Published:       Views: 284   
Description: "Digital transformation" to collapse into "digital disillusion", says consultancy Cloud Gateway

Compliance worries prevent greater Cloud use

Type: News       Published:       Views: 252   
Description: 87% of IT decision makers limit cloud use due to complexity of managing compliance

Cloud adoption on the rise, but organisations are at risk

Type: News       Published:       Views: 287   
Description: New research a 'warning' for businesses not following policies for workloads in virtual environments

Cloud vital for improving customer service

Type: News       Published:       Views: 278   
Description: But new research suggests adoption levels still leave much to be desired

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