The Impact of Natural Disaster on Data Infrastructure

Posted on July 20, 2017

Flood

What are the potential impacts of a natural disaster on data infrastructure? The digital transformation we have seen over the last five years has increased the emphasis on an ‘always on’ and ‘always available’ IT environment. Natural disasters can have a significant impact on the availability of data…

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Success of Innovation hinges on shared agenda

Posted on July 20, 2017

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These questions were top of mind during a Roundtable for ICT and leadership representatives from mining, construction, education, banking and government recently. They joined Vocus and Business News to discuss where they perceived success in the future of cloud and connectivity was heading. The…

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Make Decisions Faster For Competitive Advantage

Posted on July 11, 2017

Dc Row

There’s been a lot of hype about the opportunities offered by Big Data – so how can it realistically offer your organisation competitive advantage? And how do you get your ICT infrastructure ready to take advantage of these opportunities? Data Analytics is at the top of many CIO agendas. Organisations…

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Justifying The Case For Disaster Recovery

Posted on July 06, 2017

DR

Building the best business case and best-practice for Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity For many organisations, they know that Disaster Recovery planning is a must-have, but don't understand how to approach and plan for best-practice responses. There are several key areas to consider…

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Delivering Enhanced Capability for NBN Aggregation

Posted on July 03, 2017

Joel Mbugua 212000

Vocus Communications has extended the capability of its NBN Network Connect product, fulfilling what we see as a major requirement for wholesale customers in the Australian market. Vocus’ NBN Ethernet Bitstream (NEBS) equivalent service now includes highly-demanded support for the IPoE protocol,…

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Building The Business Case For Hybrid IT

Posted on June 27, 2017

Dc Collins St 2

ICT decision makers used to have a choice. “Do we need to house our own infrastructure, or would we be better co-locating it in an external data centre facility?” There were many factors in making this choice: pros and cons of the different models, as well as unique business imperatives and even the…

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Creating A Disaster Recovery Strategy

Posted on June 20, 2017

Brw Fast 100

Attempting to gain business resources for a situation that 'may happen' is never easy. Dealing with potential problems tends to get short shrift – forever being pushed down the seemingly endless list of priorities until they are effectively in stasis. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery planning…

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Disrupt Or Be Disrupted

Posted on June 13, 2017

Chess

In these days of digital disruption, most businesses recognise the importance of change when it comes to staying competitive. Staying abreast of developments in technology and new business applications can be a daunting task – and yet, that is exactly what your customers expect. They expect, absolutely,…

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Aerison - Taking a Fresh Approach With Vocus

Posted on May 31, 2017

Aerison Workshop

When the resources boom was on, pockets were flush with cash and decisions were made with the mindset that the boom would never end. Many organisations face a new reality where contracts signed without a flexible view of the future are a barrier to business profitability. For Aerison, an Australian…

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