I pulled in to a roadside café to talk to Adrian Comley (general manager for our Dynamic Network Services) about the future of corporate networks. Despite a nearby over-sugared child’s best attempts to distract us, we had a really good discussion.
I had the pleasure of meeting BT’s Richard Wade at a recent event in London. Richard is very approachable for someone so busy and was keen to hear about conversations that I was having with people like you
Control, flexibility and adaptability. Having a hybrid mix of networks is a direct response to the hybrid cloud services that organisations now access to support their businesses. Different types of network [...]
As the full consequences of the shift to cloud services become apparent, so too does the importance of the network. And today’s networks need to do far more than just ‘sticking’ services together [...]
The consequences of what the World Economic Forum calls the fourth industrial revolution may not be known but there’s a pretty good understanding of what’s driving it, which in turn provides clues as to how best an organisation can survive it [...]
Traditional Voice or TDM (Time-Division Multiplexing) served us well over the years, but VoIP is starting to deliver by “sweating” converged networks and delivering more features and functionality [...]
Agility has been defined as the ability to change position efficiently, and requires the integration of isolated skills using a combination of balance, coordination, speed, reflexes, strength, and endurance [...]
Internet access / connectivity is a fundamental building block of any 21st century corporation and the speed of an organisation’s connection to the internet has become as critical as electricity, running water or the office coffee station [...]
The spread of information and communications technology and global inter-connectedness has great potential to accelerate human progress, to bridge the digital divide and to develop knowledge societies [...]
It was super to learn within the past few days that BT has once again been assessed as the leader in the Gartner Critical Capabilities for Network Services, Pan European Report for the third consecutive year [...]
I am asked about cloud. What is it? What do I do with it once I have it? However, I am getting more and more questions of a different nature recently There is a common denominator to many of these questions and that is how people access the cloud
It is an exciting time as network solutions, and how Irish organisations take advantage of them, are evolving faster than ever. Employee collaboration and mobility are the key driving forces behind this evolution [...]
I find (when out delivering Ethernet on customer sites) there are so many terms and acronyms it can get very confusing so this short blog will hopefully clarify the terms used and explain why we are finding that Ethernet access as a technology is so resilient.
The adoption of Ethernet services, by both customers and operators alike, remains a popular choice in 2015. With unique qualities that solve real-life business problems, so it’s worth considering what really drives its popularity?
Though most organisations now understand the benefits of a converged network – particularly the cost savings implicit in having a ‘single pipe’ for voice and data – there is still some confusion about the best way to manage the infrastructure [...]
There has never been a‘one-size fits all’ set of network services, and it’s a notion that is even less credible in a recession when a turbulent economy impacts some sectors more than others. There are, however, emerging trends [...]
EFM is Ethernet in the First Mile. BT’s EFM is asymmetric and reliable high-speed business class access solution that takes advantage of BT’s recent significant investment in extending its network across the Republic of Ireland.
There is a lot of talk about disruptive technologies at the moment and the unprecedented speed of change that’s gripped the tech industry over the last few years. But it’s only disruptive if you choose to ignore it and wait for it to impact on your business [...]