This interactive Submarine Cable Map, courtesy of TeleGeography, is based on in-depth research and depicts active and planned submarine cable systems and their landing stations. Cables shown on the map include international and US domestic submarine cables with a maximum upgradeable capacity of at least 5 Gbps. Selecting a cable on the map projection or from the submarine cable list provides access to the cable’s profile, including the cable’s name, ready-for-service (RFS) date, length, owners, website, and landing points. Click on the map image below to access the interactive map:
Driven by ever-increasing demand for bandwidth caused by initiatives including cloud, mobility and global expansion, Enterprise IT leaders are faced with delivering a seamless and consistent connected experience for all of their customers, employees, and partners, regardless of location or proximity to the network backbone. What’s more, they typically need to do all of this with relatively flat IT budgets.
Just this year we have witnesses WannaCry and Petya ransomware viruses cripple hundreds of thousands of computers around the world, costing businesses millions of dollars to recover files and countless hours of lost employee productivity. A recent survey by Kapersky estimated the average cost of these attacks at $1.3 million.
Most cloud providers can assemble the resources to handle the workloads you now run on-prem. Other than price, what else should you consider as you evaluate cloud companies? Major factors that are often implicitly assumed are service and support.
Cloud Computing is more than a technology. It's a digital disruption, business agility and business growth driver. See how and why in this video defining the Financial Drivers for Cloud Computing.
The cloud is no longer a new phenomenon. Most people, including corporate and IT leadership, take it as a given and no longer something just to be considered. What has happened that has caused this wholesale change in attitude? Let's review:
Because you retain ultimate accountability for results, asserting that accountability is key to maintaining control over the many variables that affect performance. So how can you maintain control when so many variables are delivered by the provider?
Every business today needs a comprehensive strategy that provides a defense against cyber-attacks. It's not just a good practice, but a critical one. At a minimum, your corporate IT security process should include the following 6 steps:
Your organization has moved workloads to the cloud and is getting some valuable benefits and experience. But to recognize the greatest value, there are some other decisions that must be made and some additional assets put in place.
SD-WAN is the latest buzzword in technology and IT circles. It’s become to networking what the Cloud was to infrastructure and applications. It is estimated by industry analysts that by 2018 at least 30% of Enterprises will use SD-WAN...
It’s now easier to justify that strategic action of moving IT infrastructure to the cloud than it is to justify not to do so. So now that you’re committed, what financial and operational outcomes can you expect?