When is a data centre truly vendor-neutral? Does it really matter?

  When Teraco opened the doors of its first data centre in Cape Town in 2010 the company claimed to be the first vendor-neutral data centre in South Africa. Since then the industry has seen other data centres claiming to be vendor-neutral. It raises the question, if a telco opens a data centre and provides […]

Data archiving: transforming data into your most useful asset

True to the analogy of the treasure trove in “Aladdin’s Cave”, many organisations are trying to control a wealth of potentially valuable data that is piling up in gigantic, unstructured heaps. For many companies, the current approach involves sliding open the rocks surrounding the cave entrance, throwing in the latest set of data, and sealing […]