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Moving to the cloud can be more costly than once thought
“We are now seeing a number of organisations trying to back out of their cloud choice, due to unforeseen high costs.”
CenturyLink to expand its Australian reseller base
CenturyLink is looking to expand its current Australian reseller base following the launch of its cloud platform into the Australian market.
Cloud perimeter increasingly difficult to govern, according to CenturyLink
"In this digital landscape, organisations need new methods to secure and govern the corporate cloud perimeter."
Construction of ‘green’ data centers to continue to surge
A recent report has shown the rapid uptake of ‘green’ data centers will continue into the future.
The three vital nodes in every evolving disaster recovery system
Disaster recovery expertise and management are core competencies any organisation should handle well, particularly as technologies evolve and adapt.
CenturyLink and Nxtra Data partners to provide data center services in India
Nxtra Data and CenturyLink have partnered to serve Indian enterprises with their advanced hosting and managed IT services, Nxtra Data reports.
Cloud migration: What's holding you back?
"By reassessing its approach to people, processes, and technology, an organisation can overcome challenges and move to the cloud successfully."
CenturyLink expands Aussie reseller network
Building relationships and developing a mature distribution channel in Australia is a key focus for and a ‘win-win’ for CenturyLink and its partners.
Implementing a big data programme in the cloud
Enterprises with limited resources may face technical and infrastructure challenges when implementing big data analytics solutions.
Choosing the right cloud provider more important now than ever before
"In order to get the most out of cloud computing, it's imperative for companies to identify which vendors and providers are the right fit for them."
Avnet serves up CenturyLink Cloud for Australian resellers
Avnet is serving up new opportunities for resellers after signing as the first in-country distributor for CenturyLink Cloud services.
CenturyLink launches Aussie cloud node
CenturyLink has continued its regional expansion with the launch of a CenturyLink Cloud node in Sydney.
Cloud and big data - the perfect pair?
"While big data can be powerful, it needs to be available at all times. If it fails, revenue could take a hit."
CenturyLink ramps up critical capacity across global data centers
CenturyLink added 14MW of critical capacity at eight data centers last year, with plans to increase capacity in four data centers in H1 2016.
Cloud technologies: issues remain, says CenturyLink
"As confidence in cloud technology grows, the distrust from organisations is fading, but there are still a number of issues to address."
Is managed security the answer to cyber crime?
"The emerging threat landscape can be an enormous drain on internal resources."
CenturyLink receives Uptime stamp of approval for Singapore facilities
CenturyLink has received the management and operations stamp of approval from the Uptime Institute for its SG2 and SG8 Singapore data centers.
Is hybrid IT really the answer?
"IT professionals are under increasing pressure to get the most out of IT in support of new business needs, while also holding down IT costs."
CenturyLink govt offering promises fresh approach to infrastructure
"CenturyLink Government Cloud combines the power of the VMware cloud with our carrier-class network and secure data centers."
The big shift to Big Data: a daunting undertaking
Businesses who are transitioning to big data environments need to consider what a daunting undertaking the change can be.
What is the solution to the Australia's IT skills gap?
"Businesses can still obtain a full spectrum of technology despite the gaps in Australia’s IT talent pool.”
Security concerns main barrier to hybrid IT adoption
“These organisations face perceived rather than real barriers to moving to a hybrid IT model.”
Data lakes transforming the enterprise data warehouse
The introduction of data lakes is one of the most significant changes to enterprise data warehouse technology, according to CenturyLink.
Moving to a hybrid IT model? Planning imperative, says CenturyLink
Businesses need to identify which areas are not performing optimally and decided whether to supplements in-house capabilities with external expertise.