March 2013 archive

London Colocation and Managed Private Circuits

Fri, 22 Mar 2013


This blog provides a technical background and business case for managed private layer 2 circuits. We reveal the costs that can be avoided and other benefits achieved by taking managed circuits instead of using WDM waves or WDM hardware.

Network Layers: The OSI Model

Wed, 13 Mar 2013


This article explains the basics of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, the foundation of modern networks and the Internet.

Dedicated servers in the Data Centre are here to stay

Wed, 6 Mar 2013

Dedicated Servers

Despite the options offered by colocation and the rise of cloud computing, dedicated servers continue to remain a popular choice for web service providers who are looking to run operations from the data centre. This blog explores the reasons behind their ongoing popularity.