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Welcome to the new IT Infrastructure blog from Paul Bevan.

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14th July, 2017 - Opportunities for data centre operators in 2017
Based on quarterly reports from CBRE up to the end of Q3, 2016 has been a bumper year for data centre operators.

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14th July, 2017 - Primetime for Cloud and DevOps
The quarterly reporting season is upon us again. IBM and Microsoft have already announced impressive cloud growth figures in the last week...

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14th July, 2017 - Talent Management: a key tuning exercise in enhancing your data centre sales capabilities
In the rush to provide sales and marketing automation tools and the need to create more and more compelling content to draw customers in...

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14th July, 2017 - Profits delayed: straddling the powerhouse to utility business model spectrum
Are data centres becoming the power stations of the 21st Century... just a utility into which we plug our various computing devices? Over...

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14th July, 2017 - Has the Open Compute Project Come of Age?
As I read the announcements and reviews coming out of the Open Compute Project Summit in San Jose earlier this month I got a strong sense...

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14th July, 2017 - Ask not what will IoT do for my data centre...
In amongst all the news about hyper-scale data centres and concentrations of data centres in key inter-connect metro areas, there has been...

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10th July, 2017 - Building TRUST in your infrastructure - it's easy to lose, but harder to build and much harder to restore
Trust doesn't come with technology, it must be "baked in"

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10th July, 2017 - Why Enterprise CIOs need to justify running their own data centres
[caption id=attachment_2904 align=alignnone width=3264] Picture: Christopher Browns[/caption] If your CIO comes to you on Monday and says...