Latest Datacentre articles

Thomas Cook signs up Accenture to integrate European IT

Thomas Cook aeroplane
Outsourcing giant to create agile, cloud-based infrastructure for travel group
20 Sep 2011

New fibre-optic link to help Dundee Council to downsize

Dundee waterfront
Completed project is part of a £270m reinvigoration of the city
12 Sep 2011

UK datacentre investment jumps by 25 per cent

The interior of a datacentre
UK has spent more on datacentres in the past 12 months than China
09 Sep 2011

Essential guide to big data: part1

Is ‘big data’ just another marketing bandwagon, or does it hold the promise of practical solutions to real business intelligence challenges?
07 Sep 2011

Thomas Cook servers take a trip

Travel firm signs server hosting deal with german IT services firm Lufthansa Systems
01 Sep 2011

VMworld 2011 in Las Vegas kicks off today

Event will show IT leaders how to get the best out of the vSphere 5 virtualisation platform
29 Aug 2011

Is modular computing the new mainframe?


22 Aug 2011

Highland Council £66m IT upgrade beset by problems

Councillors up in arms about slow progress of Fujitsu-run upgrade programme
19 Aug 2011

Yorkshire Water Services seeks LAN installation partner

Utilities company invites potential suppliers to bid to provide vendor hardware and consultancy services for network implementation
11 Aug 2011

Surrey County Council tech refresh has saved £70m says IT head

The head of IT at council welcomes spending cuts as an opportunity to innovate
05 Aug 2011

Moving on up: Essential guide to LAN upgrades

Martin Courtney examines the system performance and commercial issues that can trigger network upgrades, and talks to IT leaders at two major organisation about what drove their recent infrastructure refreshes
03 Aug 2011

Datacentres greener than expected thanks to recession

A new report has revealed that modern datacentres are using less power than originally predicted
01 Aug 2011

Royal Mail seeks warehousing upgrade

Royal Mail to upgrade the fulfilment systems in London warehouse
14 Jul 2011

New energy-efficent datacentre to save Yorkshire Water £90,000 a year

All mechanical and electrical systems will be upgraded to deliver PUE of 1.2
13 Jul 2011

Fluke Networks updates its Time Machine troubleshooter

Appliance can instantly distinguish between network and server problems
12 Jul 2011

Scottish smartcard travel system on track

First operational elements of the new system have been rolled out ahead of schedule
12 Jul 2011

Cisco beams up Shatner to address Las Vegas cloud trek

Public and private cloud computing will feature heavily at networking giant's Cisco Live! event
12 Jul 2011

Cisco Live! - Boldly going where no LAN vendor has gone before

Cisco invites Captain Kirk to give the closing keynote at its Live! event
11 Jul 2011

Power failure downs Telecity's Canary Wharf datacentre

Customers cut off as mystery glitch takes out mains and backup power
07 Jul 2011

Key considerations for would-be cloud users


05 Jul 2011

Will the ODCA help drive cloud uptake?

Is the Open Data Center Alliance an elaborate marketing exercise on the part of Intel and its partners, or a genuine attempt to bring standardisation and interoperability to cloud services?
05 Jul 2011

Government needs joined-up cyber security policy to protect smart grid

Consultants advise DECC to implement national security framework for UK power companies or face the consequences
30 Jun 2011

Orb Data offers Tivoli-as-a-Service for SMEs

Firms get Remote Support and TaaS service offerings for Tivoli application management
24 Jun 2011

Panasas offers high-performance parallel storage

ActiveStor 11 parallel storage system ideal for private cloud high-performance computing, says Panasas
20 Jun 2011