Excel I.T. has joined the Open Compute Project (OCP) as a community-level member. Excel has been extending and investing in network services over recent years, including the introduction of a range of next-generation (or ‘open’) network solutions and partnerships.
Office and data centre consolidation are among the trends currently driving demand in the IT infrastructure sector, alongside continued investment in new data centre and intelligent building technologies.
The challenges of legacy infrastructure in banking; datacentre trends for 2016; and more than 50% of DC managers still operating without DCIM: Excel’s round-up of news, insight and trends in IT infrastructure and datacentre development.
The pace of technological change remains relentless; undaunted, we have picked out the five trends we think will have the most impact on infrastructure markets over the coming 12 months.
Real-world applications are turning Cat 6A from a nice-to-have to a need-to-have in the company workspace.