Entries by Miki Noble

SYS-CON TV with Paul Mako CTO of Massive Networks

Pau Mako, CTO and CEO of Massive Networks, joins Roger Struckhoff from SYS-CON TV at the Cloud Expo event in sunny San Jose, to discuss how Massive Networks utilizes Carrier Ethernet, a private layer-2 technology, to traverse data over the internet for its customers. Carrier Ethernet = Fast, Simple, & Efficient Networking Massive maintains a […]

One Port, Many Connects: Connectivity to the Cloud

Why Focus on Direct Connection when there is Internet Access? Cloud computing offers businesses a wide variety of solutions for their information sharing and storage needs. Most companies are now relying on a cloud-connect that gives them access to cloud application services. Most IT departments will carefully evaluate the pros and cons of whether a […]

Colocation: Cost Breakdown

Getting to Know Colocation In the digital age, sharing and storing information is starting to become a challenge for companies. Most companies want to have access to reliable and cost-effective hosting. Colocation also termed as Colo, is a method of keeping servers and networking equipment in a data center, operated by a third party. Cost […]


It’s hard to decipher the specific cost breakdown of colocation unless you’re already in the contract phase. To determine the best course of action we’ve come up with a few essential colocation service requirements. For most IT department heads, working within a set budget can be accomplished quickly. The short end of the stick with […]


Change is constant. No other industry feels that pressure like those within the technology industry. There is no place for the word stagnant within the world of tech. Making it necessary for hardware, software, cloud, and security solution providers to stay ahead of the curve. About six years ago, to help local companies grow, the […]


Downtime. It’s something a business owner can’t quite appreciate until they’ve experienced data loss or an outage. So, like many business owners, it’s not a priority until sh*t hits the metaphorical fan and outright IT crises are in full effect. Often, the deciding factor in any business decision, including the decision to purchase a data […]

CAPRE: Is Where You Should Be

Are you in Denver, Colorado? If so, come join us with 400 of our senior-level data center and technology infrastructure executive friends at the CAPRE Denver Data Center Summit! Hosted at the Denver Museum of Art, the event is set to feature 8 hours of impactful informational panels offering networking opportunities with active developers, investors, […]

Compromised Data: Important Backup Service Inclusions

It’s no secret – businesses are prime targets for ransomware. All it takes is one infected user to bring a department or entire organization to a halt. In fact, 72% of ransomware victims are unable to retrieve or access their data once it has been compromised for up to 2-days. Moreover, a lot can happen […]

7 Things You Should Know About Colocation

Colocation providers are everywhere.  With so many to choose from, how do you know which one is right for your business?  Today, more than ever, it’s important to look below the surface and carefully evaluate the key components of your colocation provider’s offering. There are many reasons why a business would select a colocation facility over […]