Data centre trends: everything has to be fast and easy

Author: Bernd Hanstein, Vice President Product Management IT at Rittal

Why the cloud is putting data centres in their place

The cloud’s on a race to zero. With the cost of data storage plummeting and hot competition between big name providers, prices are being cut to the bone to attract new customers. Major players are also aggressively improving reach and quality of service by rolling out new regional data centres around the globe.