We can drive change or be driven by it. At this year's Cisco Live event in Las Vegas, June 25 to 29, CenturyLink is rocking booth 2915, showing firsthand the transformational tools you need to be the catalyst for change … Read more…→ The post Your CenturyLink Quick Guide to Cisco Live 2017 appeared first on ThinkGig.
If you believe the hype (and you should!), businesses are being overwhelmed by cybersecurity threats. Whether challenged by the latest malware or a DDoS onslaught, only those companies fully staffed and prepared come out unscathed. By some estimates, more than … Read more…→ The post Help Wanted: Filling the Cybersecurity Skills Gap appeared first on ThinkGig.
HPE Discover and the Power of the Green Conversation Starters
Dave Dyas | June 21,2017
Conference season is in full swing, and thank goodness I had comfortable dress shoes to endure the 35.406 kilometers I walked last week at HPE Discover. Now that I've had a chance to catch my breath and as I prepare … Read more…→ The post HPE Discover and the Power of the Green Conversation Starters appeared first on ThinkGig.
As the cloud computing market continues to mature, different voices with different opinions emerge. Current and potential cloud adopters look to experts, vendors and other users to point out strengths and downfalls of the technology. How does cloud fit into … Read more…→ The post The Evolution of Cloud Workload Management appeared first on ThinkGig.
WannaCrypt Ransomware Malware Announcement from CenturyLink Cloud
Christine Sala | May 24,2017
On May 12, 2017, Microsoft issued a statement confirming a number of their customers had been affected by the malicious WannaCrypt ransomware malware. CenturyLink has taken steps to ensure our Cloud environment has the latest patches and is monitoring for any additional related vulnerabilities. Read More
Many businesses must avail themselves of the latest technology to remain competitive in their industry. For instance, many car manufacturers now include backup cameras, Bluetooth and GPS capabilities and in-car Wi-Fi in their newer models. Newer vehicles without those technologies … Read more…→ The post Innovations in Data Centre Connectivity appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.
Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach (Part Two)
Chip Freund | April 05,2017
As I discussed in my most recent blog, some companies utilise a distributed data centre approach to achieve redundancy, scalability and high availability as part of their plan for business continuity. It enables businesses to help mitigate disasters that can … Read more…→ The post Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach (Part Two) appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.
Data Centre World Global - Unleashing the Power of Colocation
David Murphy | April 03,2017
The greatest ideas - the most impactful innovations - come from recognising an opportunity and then trying new approaches. As I look forward to the Data Centre World Global meeting to be held in Los Angeles, I think about what … Read more…→ The post Data Centre World Global - Unleashing the Power of Colocation appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.
Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach
Chip Freund | March 30,2017
The terms "disaster recovery" and "business continuity" often are used interchangeably when applied to the data centre industry. Though both terms describe areas that need to be addressed by businesses and colocation providers, disaster recovery is only part of business … Read more…→ The post Business Continuity Planning: The Distributed Data Centre Approach appeared first on CenturyLink EpiCenter Blog.