How to choose a data centre outside of London
April 25th, 2014 Advice, Blog, Colocation, Data Centre
Tagged in — advice, Colocation, Data Centre, Data Centre Migration, Data Storage, experts, Slough, Tier II, Tier III
Do you really need to use a data centre in London? It could be more cost effective, and logistically sound, to use a facility outside of the capital. But how do you know which is the right centre? London has long been thought of as the data centre hub of the UK. With many high-tiered
What are data centre tier ratings?
October 28th, 2013 Blog, Colocation, How To
Tagged in — Data Centre, Tier I, Tier II, Tier III, Tier IV
If you’re looking into colocation services, or if you already host your infrastructure in a data centre, you’ll no doubt have come across the term Tier Ratings. But what do they really mean, and why do they matter? Here’s a very quick guide to get you started: What are tier ratings? Tier ratings, or rankings,