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7 Reasons Why Ohio Data Center Colocation
7 Reasons Why Ohio for Data Center Colocation

Why Ohio data center colocation? The biggest reason global organizations choose Ohio for data center colocation is for disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC).

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George Slessman
Featured in The Edge Magazine, IO CEO George Slessman Talks Global Growth, Partnerships, and Family Ties

IO CEO George Slessman was featured on the April 20th cover of The Edge, a Singapore-based business magazine. The story profiled George’s full commitment to the global future of IO. In the story, George explains why he relocated to Singapore and talks about IO’s partnership there with StarHub. And, he gets personal, talking about his relationship with brother William and his early start as a tech entrepreneur. Here are highlights from the story.

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4 Data Center Factors that Matter for High Performance Computing Environments

To out-compute is to out-compete. Put another way, a company’s competitiveness depends on its ability to process a lot of data, very fast. But not every data center environment is suited to support high performance computing. Here, the four data center factors that matter for HPC environments. Because you can’t out-compete if you can’t out-compute, and you can’t out-compute if your data center isn’t set up to handle HPC.

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Use Case: Data Center Colocation for IT Service Providers

There’s an evolution underway, toward complete consumption of the IT stack as a service. IO plays a role in this evolution, of course, as a provider of data center as a service. Many of our customers play a role in the evolution as well, as providers of IT managed services, cloud services, and software as a service.

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Data Center Efficiency
Patrick Flynn: Data Center Efficiency Is Integral to Out-Competing

IO Group Leader of Sustainability Patrick Flynn explains the nexus between energy and water, how a modular data center reduces waste of both, and why data center efficiency is key to competitive advantage.

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New Jersey Data Center Colocation
7 Reasons Why Edison, New Jersey for Data Center Colocation

The list of clients at IO New Jersey includes, as Datacenter Dynamics put it, “some of the most recognized brands operating in the New York metropolitan area.” Here, seven reasons why enterprises and government organizations find Edison, New Jersey ideal for data center colocation.

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Singapore Data Center Colocation
7 Reasons Why Singapore for Data Center Colocation

According to IDC, 82 percent of U.S. companies are looking to international expansion. Half of those are targeting Asia Pacific. For those companies looking to access global markets, a global data center footprint does matter. Most U.S. and Europe-based companies that colocate a data center in Asia do it from a strategic hub. Singapore is one of the best-suited Asian cities for exactly that. Here are seven reasons why.

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Scaling Capacity is Easy in a Mixed Density Data Center

By 2020, the amount of information processed online – the global “digital universe” – is estimated to be ten times its 2013 size. Demand for computing capacity is rising fast, and there’s no indication that rise will abate. Organizations are told to respond by “future proofing” their data centers. Here, we dig in to what that really means.

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Colocating in the UK? Why Data Center Efficiency Matters

Energy efficiency matters in the UK, where the government provides incentives for sustainable data centers. Here, why data center efficiency matters, and how the modular data center delivers.

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