Category Archives: Infrastructure as a Service

Cloud Computing: regional vs. international providers

By 2012 the Cloud Computing market is predicted to be worth around £1.2 billion per year within the UK alone, and by 2015, Cisco predicts that the Cloud will account for nearly 34% of all data centre traffic in the … Continue reading

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Reasons to own and not resell Cloud Services

As the Cloud Computing bubble continues to swell, traditional VAR’s, IT Support & MSP’s wanting to capitalise on the opportunity face a choice, resell a service from another provider OR invest in their own Cloud Computing platform. The option to … Continue reading

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Backbone Supports the U.K. Ecosystem Built on Hexagrid’s Cloud Computing Platform

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, United Kingdom, July 28, 2011 – Hexagrid, a leading developer of cloud enablement solutions, announces Backbone Connect as a new datacentre partner joining Link47, a European-based information technology distributor, and Compare the Cloud, a comprehensive cloud … Continue reading

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Hosted Desktop

Reduce your IT costs by half with our Hosted Desktop solution. Hosting your Microsoft desktop applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint as well as creating a secure and resilient file system should not be the only reason you … Continue reading

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A firm case for cloud computing

The Desktop Computing era has brought computing power into the hands of the users, but left them still reliant upon IT to provision the back-end infrastructure such as networks, servers and firewalls. Upkeep on in-house infrastructure tends to be daunting … Continue reading

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Compare the Cloud Press Release | Iaas

Hexagrid, Compare The Cloud, and Link47 Cover the Bases to Drive Home SMB Cloud Computing Solutions in the U.K. Market LONDON, United Kingdom/EWORLDWIRE/July 13, 2011 — Hexagrid, a leading developer of cloud enablement solutions, announces its most recent partnership with … Continue reading

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