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Author Archives: Ilissa MIller

Interview with Almir Gonçalves, FPT Telecoms’ Business Strategy Director, at ITW 2016

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Originally posted to Data Center POST by Kathy Xu Data Center POST recently met with Almir Gonçalves, Business Strategy Director of FPT Telecom, at International Telecoms Week (ITW) — the world’s largest meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community. ITW 2016 is currently taking place at the Hyatt Regency and Swissôtel in Chicago, IL from May 8-11, 2016. Mr. Gonçalves ... Read More »

Felipe Alvarez, CEO of Axiom Fiber Networks, Discusses Growing Fiber Demand during ITW 2016

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Originally posted on Data Center POST by Kathy Xu Following the recent International Telecoms Week (ITW) event, which took place May 8-11 in Chicago, Data Center POST had the opportunity to speak with CEO of Axiom Fiber Networks, Felipe Alvarez, to discuss his conference experience as well as recent company news. Axiom provides telecommunications infrastructure services over its fiber network ... Read More »

Host in Ireland to Unveil ‘Irish Pavilion’ at Datacloud Europe 2016 in Monaco, June 8-9

Event Coincides with Host in Ireland Being Recognized as the Only Non-Governmental Nominee for the Data Center and Cloud 2016 EMEA ‘Location of the Year’ Award DUBLIN, IRELAND – May 31, 2016 – Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, today announces its participation at Datacloud Europe ... Read More »

Patrick Shutt, CEO of Unitas Global, Discusses the Convergence of Cloud and Telecom at ITW 2016

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Originally posted on Data Center POST by Kathy Xu At International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2016, Data Center POST met with Unitas Global CEO, Patrick Shutt, to discuss how the company has adapted to meet consumer demands with flexible cloud offerings and innovative technology. During this discussion, Mr. Shutt also shared with DCP his observations regarding the evolution of cloud computing as ... Read More »

China Telecom and Hutchison Global Communications Sign IPX Peering Arrangement to Enable Greater Mobile Operator Coverage in China

Originally posted on Data Center POST by Kathy Xu On Monday, May 9, 2016 at 12:00 p.m., Hutchison Global Communications Limited (HGC) President of International and Carrier Business, Andrew Kwok, and China Telecom Global Limited (CTG) Executive Vice President, Ou Yan, met in the International Telecoms Week (ITW) Press Room to sign an official peering agreement between their unique Internetwork Packet ... Read More »

USA FIBER’s Ashburn Express Cable Network Between Baltimore and Ashburn To Anchor at Equinix Data Centers

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New core access point with multiple campus entrance points provides key destination for Ashburn Express Cable being built by USA FIBER ASHBURN, Va., May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — USA FIBER today announced that the Ashburn Express Cable, which is in construction phase, has reached another milestone and has expanded its data center presence now connecting Equinix’s International Business Exchange (IBX®) data centers in Ashburn (DC1-14) ... Read More »

The Power of Three: Improving IT Costs and Resiliency

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Originally posted by – Jason Rafkind, Senior Sales Engineer, on Digital Realty As the world has become more connected, those connections have changed our lives. Twenty-five years ago, mobile phones were just emerging and a 29 pound Kaypro was seen as the portable computer. The manufacturer described it as “luggable.” You still needed to go to the bank to deposit a ... Read More »

Standing Out in the Cloud

Originally posted to Equinix by Maurice Mortell, Garry Connolly is president of Host in Ireland, an organization dedicated to promoting Ireland as an optimum location to host digital assets. I spoke with him about what makes the country stand out from the crowd. We also talked about how Irish customers stand to benefit from Equinix’s recent acquisition of TelecityGroup. Read More »

The Importance of Reliable Fuel Monitoring for Hybrid Power Systems for Telecom Sites

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Originally posted on Data Center POST By Mattias Karlsson, Vice President eSite, Flexenclosure With generators powering most of the telecom sites in Africa and other developing regions, diesel is the number one factor driving operational cost. Obvious questions result: How much diesel is any given site actually consuming? When is it time to refill? Is fuel consumption in line with the ... Read More »

Cisco Drives Gender Inclusion in ICT through its Girls Power Tech Initiative

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Cisco hosts global mentoring initiative to encourage girls around the world to enter careers in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) 60 female students from various schools to experience technology first-hand and hear inspiring career experiences from successful women in technology at UAE event Students to present their original ideas developed for an Internet of Things challenge aligned to Cisco’s vision ... Read More »

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