Monthly Archives: August 2014

Delivering the Next-Generation Content Delivery Network

Originally Posted by Cloud Post

webairlogo_600x150In today’s content-driven world, a high-performance Content Delivery Network (CDN) is critical to business success. According to the Aberdeen Group, a one-second delay in webpage load time results in a 7% loss in conversions, 11% fewer page views and a 16% decrease in customer satisfaction.  End-users and content providers around the globe have come to expect fast and reliable delivery of digital media – wherever they are watching video, playing games, shopping online or sharing content.  The key to delivering this level of user experience is having a CDN that is flexible enough to meet any usage level and robust and redundant enough to remain operational under any network conditions.

Elitecore Announces Pre-Integrated LTE Revenue and Customer Management Platform at USD @500K

Go Live In 90 days  — Quick roll out of LTE  services

Mumbai, India and Dubai, U.A.E., 27th August , 2014

Elitecore LogosElitecore Technologies, a leading provider of Integrated Policy, Charging, Billing and Revenue Management solution announces Pre-integrated LTE RCM an end to end platform comprising;  OCS, PCRF, Convergent Billing, Customer Management, Provisioning, Business Analytics and Selfcare Portals for LTE operators @ USD 500K for 100,000 subscribers. Elitecore LTE RCM Platform has proven  success story of WiMax-to-LTE transformation, Greenfield LTE rollout and  EPC offerings. The Platform comes pre-integrated and pretested enabling LTE operators considerably reduce  time to market and cost for  LTE rollout.

EdgeConneX to Sponsor Chairman’s Reception at Super Mobility Week and Speak at the 4G World Conference

SVP of Global Product Strategy and Customer Experience, Peter Neill, to Discuss Optimizing Mobile Video and Multimedia Experience

EdgeConneX Logo_NewHerndon, VA – August 27, 2014EdgeConneX, specializing in hosting content at the edge of the network, is proud to sponsor the Chairman’s Reception at Super Mobility Week, powered by CTIA.  The reception will be held Monday, September 8, 2014 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Cromwell Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.  EdgeConneX Senior Vice President of Global Product Strategy and Customer Experience, Peter Neill, will also present at the 4G World conference, taking place September 9-11, 2014 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, co-located with CTIA Super Mobility Week.

Global Capacity Explores the Value of Interconnection and Carrier Ethernet 2.0 at Ethernet World 2014

Global CapacityWhat is the Value of CE 2.0 in Today’s Market?

Is There a Market Need for Multiple Classes of Service?

How can interconnection help providers cost-effectively expand their service footprints to keep up with today’s competitive market?

These are just some of the questions at Global Capacity’s Vice President of Product and Marketing, Mary Stanhope, will answer during her panel and presentation at Ethernet World 2014, co-located with SDN and NFV Summit 2014.  Ethernet World will be held September 16-17, in Nice, France; it is the largest international conference and exhibition focused on enabling cloud and data services.

3 Benefits MSPs Reap from a Connectivity Pricing Application

Originally posted by:  Ben Edmond, Chief Revenue Officer at Global Capacity

Global CapacityIn today’s fast-paced business world, Managed Service Providers (MSPs) cannot afford to leave valued customers disconnected. Though many service providers may be hesitant to expand their service offerings  outside of  their existing service area due to concerns of lower margins and longer time to turn up services, network marketplaces like Global Capacity’s One Marketplace ensure that MSPs—and by extensions their customers—will have access to competitive accurate market rates. A network marketplace enabled with a cloud based connectivity pricing application streamlines the buying process and offers numerous critical benefits for MSPs, including:

5 Powerful Ways to Incorporate Soft Skills Into Your Executive Resume

Originally posted by J. Patrick + Associates

J.Patrick+Associates LogoUp until relatively recently companies thought that hard skills are what would get them their bottom line.

Now we’ve come to realize that soft skills are just as important when it comes to growing a company. Soft skills are considered to be behaviors and traits such as adaptability, critical thinking, people skills, likeability, time management and so forth.

Connectivity is a Game Changer for IaaS Providers

Originally posted by:  Mary Stanhope, Vice President of Product and Marketing at Global Capacity

Global CapacityIn a recent article, by Mike Kavis, on the topic of Rackspace’s Exit from the IaaS Market, it became clear that the race for public cloud workloads is quickly settling into a three horse race between tech giants Amazon, Microsoft and Google. And let’s not forget the likes of IBM who with it’s Softlayer acquisition would now show up on the chart.  Companies like Amazon and Google create a huge ecosystem where independent service providers can step in and provide a suite of services within a large marketplace.

Enhance Data Center Efficiency and Reduce Energy Costs through Accurate, Comprehensive Data Center Diagnostics

 By: Greg Dumas, Construction Operations Manager, Electronic Environments Corporation 

Electronic Environment Infrastructure SolutionsRealizing efficiency and cost-savings across data center operations has become top-of-mind for data centers operators and managers.  The Uptime Institute estimates that today’s power-hungry data center environments collectively consume approximately three percent of all global electricity production.  As the price of energy continue to rise, many operators are searching for new methods, technologies and strategies to save on electricity costs. 

ARIN + NANOG On The Road comes to Madison, WI!

ARIN + NANOG On The Road comes to Madison, WI!

You are invited to attend ARIN + NANOG On The Road in Madison, WI on Tuesday, September 9th, 2014! We will be meeting at the Best Western Plus Inn On The Park Capitol Square beginning at 8:30 AM local time with registration.

5 Social Media Mistakes Made by Executive Job Searchers

Originally posted by: J. Patrick + Associates

J.Patrick+Associates LogoHiring managers and recruiters are using social media more than ever to find and pre-screen candidates, and they’re not just using LinkedIn. As a result it’s important to avoid some of these major social media mistakes while doing your executive job search.