DCN September 2016 - Page 20

colocation & outsourcing ROLE CHANGE Colocation and outsourcing are constantly changing – driven in part to the maturity of cloud and the increased adoption of homogenised services consumed by subscription. Here, Matt Lovell of Pulsant explores the changing role of colocation and the role it is playing within today’s evolving environment. I n a world of cloud and homogenised services consumed by subscription, the profile of colocation and outsourcing is changing significantly. Colocation providers are continuing to evolve their value propositions with connected cloud exchanges and a wide range of cloud and security services, as well as driving synergies and efficiencies. And that’s not to forget about the commitment to reducing carbon footprints while maintaining accreditations and compliance with legislation changes especially considering international competition. The perc •ΑΡ₯½Έ½˜½ΥΡΝ½Υɍ₯Ήœ‘…́‰••Έ)•ΕΥ…±±δ‘…±±•Ή•…́ΥΝΡ½΅•Θ)‰Υε₯ΉœΙ₯Ρ•Ι₯„°±½‰…°΅…Ι­•Ρ́…Ή)•Ή…•΅•ΉΡ́‘…Ω”Ν₯Ή₯™₯…ΉΡ±δ)‘…Ή•ΈQ‘”1½Ή‘½Έ½±½…Ρ₯½Έ)΅…Ι­•Π‘…́±½Ήœ‰••Έ₯ΉΡ•Ι…°ΡΌ)ΝΥΑΑ½ΙΡ₯Ήœ°…΅½ΉΝЁ½Ρ‘•ΙΜ°½ΥΘ)™₯Ή…Ή₯…°Ν•ΙΩ₯•ΜΝ•Ρ½Θ°έ‘•Ι”)±½Ή•ΘΡ•Ι΄ΝΡΙ…Ρ•₯•Μ…Ή‘•΅…Ή)έ₯±°Ρ…­”Ρ₯΅”ΡΌ…‰Ν½ΙˆΡ‘” Ι•α₯Π)‘•Ω•±½Α΅•ΉΡ́…ΉΥΉ‘•ΙΝΡ…Ήέ₯‘•Θ)½Ι…Ή₯Ν…Ρ₯½Ή…°ΝΡΙ…Ρ•₯•ΜΈ((Θΐ()±•α₯‰±”‘ε‰Ι₯Ν•ΙΩ₯”)=Ή”½˜Ρ‘”…Ι•…͕́ΙΩ₯”ΑΙ½Ω₯‘•ΙΜ)Ν‘½Υ±™½Ύ½Έ₯́չ‘•ΙΝΡ…Ή‘₯Ήœ)ݑ䰁‘½ά…Ήέ‘…ЁΥΝΡ½΅•ΙΜ)…Ι”Ν••­₯Ήœ₯ΈΡ‘•₯ȁΑΥɍ‘…Ν”½˜)½±½…Ρ₯½ΈΝ•ΙΩ₯•ΜΈ ½±½…Ρ₯½Έ)₯́Ή½Π©ΥΝЁΑΥɍ‘…Ν•…́„ΝΡ…Ή)…±½Ή”ΑΙ½Α½Ν₯Ρ₯½Έ‰ΥЁ₯́₯ΉΙ•…Ν₯Ή±δ)…‘½ΑΡ•…́Α…ΙЁ½˜„™±•α₯‰±”)‘ε‰Ι₯Ν•ΙΩ₯”½Υэ½΅”•Ή…‰±₯Ήœ)•α₯ΝΡ₯ΉœΑ±…Ρ™½Ι΅ΜΡΌΝ•ΥΙ•±δ)Ν‘…Ι”₯ΉΡ•Ι…Π…Ё±½ά±…Ρ•ΉδΈ)½Θ΅…ΉδΥΝΡ½΅•ΙΜ°Ρ‘”…Α₯Ρ…°)₯ΉΩ•ΝΡ΅•ΉΠ₯ΈΉ½Έ΅½Ι”…Ρ₯Ω₯Ρ₯•Μ°)͍…±”½˜½Α•Ι…Ρ₯½Έ°•™™₯₯•Ήδ…Ή)±•₯Ν±…Ρ₯Ω”Ρ…ɝ•Ρ́₯Έ΅…Ή…₯ΉœΡ‘•₯Θ)½έΈ™…₯±₯Ρ₯•Μ₯́ё”½΅Α•±±₯Ήœ)•Ω•ΉΠΡΌΥΝ”½±½…Ρ₯½ΈΈ=Ρ‘•Θ)‘Ι₯Ω•Ί₯Ή±Υ‘”₯ΉΙ•…Ν₯ΉœΑ±…Ρ™½Ι΄)…Ω…₯±…‰₯±₯Ρ䁅Ι½Ν́΅Υ±Ρ₯Α±”Ν₯Ρ•Μ)έ₯Ρ‘₯Έ„•ΙΡ…₯Έ±…Ρ•ΉδΝΑ•₯™₯…Ρ₯½Έ)…́ё•δ΅₯Ι…Ρ”™Ι½΄•α₯ΝΡ₯Ήœ)½Έ΅ΑΙ•΅₯Ν”Ν•ΙΩ₯•Μ…Ή‘…Ή”)…ΑΑ±₯…Ρ₯½Έ…ɍ‘₯Ρ•ΡΥΙ•ΜΈ́΅…Ήδ)…ΑΑ±₯…Ρ₯½ΉΜ‘…Ω”΅₯Ι…Ρ•ΡΌ±½Υ°)Ρ‘”±½₯…°‘½ΝΡ₯Ήœ•ΉΩ₯Ι½Ή΅•ΉΠ™½Θ)΅…ΉδM……LΑΙ½Ω₯‘•Ί₯́„΅Υ±Ρ€΅Ν₯Ρ”)½±½…Ρ₯½ΈΑΙ½Ω₯‘•ΘΈ)]‘•Ι”ΥΝΡ½΅•ΊΑ…ΙΡΉ•Θ)™½Θ½±½…Ρ₯½ΈΝ•ΙΩ₯•Μ°Ρ‘•δ…Ι”()₯ΉΙ•…Ν₯Ή±δΝ••­₯ΉœΝΥΑΑ½ΙΠ)έ₯Ρ ½ΑΡ₯΅₯Ν₯Ήœ…Ή½ΉΝ½±₯‘…Ρ₯Ήœ)•α₯ΝΡ₯ΉœΙ…¬™½½ΡΑΙ₯ΉΠ‘•Ν₯Έ°…Μ)έ•±°…́ɕͽΥɍ₯ΉœΡ‘”΅₯Ι…Ρ₯½Έ)…ΉΡΙ…ΉΝ₯Ρ₯½Έέ‘₯±”΅₯Ρ₯…Ρ₯Ήœ…Ήδ)Ι₯Ν¬…ΝΝ½₯…Ρ•έ₯Ρ Ρ‘•Ν”‘…Ή•ΜΈ) ΥΝΡ½΅•Ί…±ΝΌ‰•Ή•™₯Ё™Ι½΄)½±½…Ρ₯½ΈΑΙ½Ω₯‘•Ιϊd‘ε‰Ι₯Ν…±…‰±”)Ν•ΥΙ₯ΡδΝ•ΙΩ₯•Μ…Ή½ΉΉ•Ρ₯Ω₯Ρδ)Ν½±ΥΡ₯½ΉΜ°έ‘•Ι”΅Υ±Ρ₯Α±”•α‘…Ή•Μ)…Ή…ΙΙ₯•Ί…Ι”Ι•ΑΙ•Ν•ΉΡ•Έ%˜)Ρ‘•Ν”Ν•ΙΩ₯•ΜΙ•΅…₯Έ½Έ΅ΑΙ•΅₯Ν”°)Ρ‘•δ…Έ‰•½΅”Ρ₯΅”½ΉΝΥ΅₯Ήœ°)½Νѱ䁅Ή΅…䁹½ΠΝ…±”ΡΌ΅••Π)™ΥΡΥΙ”Ι•ΕΥ₯Ι•΅•ΉΡΜΈM…±”½ΥΠ)…Α…‰₯±₯Ρ₯•Μ½˜ΝՍ Ν•ΙΩ₯•Μ₯́„)ΙՍ₯…°½ΉΝ₯‘•Ι…Ρ₯½Έ°…́…Ι”½ΉΡ₯ΉΥ₯Ρδ)½ΑΡ₯½ΉΜΈ%ΈΡ‘₯́•αΑ…Ή‘••½ΝεΝΡ•΄)Ρ‘•Ι”₯́„έ₯‘”Ι…Ή”½˜Ι•½Ω•Ι䁅Ή)…Ω…₯±…‰₯±₯ΡδΝ•ΙΩ₯•ΜΡ‘ɽ՝ ΑΙ½Ω•Έ)΅•Ρ‘½‘½±½₯•ΜΡ‘…Ё…ΈΝΥΑΑ½ΙΠ)ΥΝΡ½΅•Ί₯ΈΡ‘”‘•™₯Ή₯Ρ₯½Έ°Ρ•ΝΡ₯Ήœ)…ΉΑΙ½Ω₯Ν₯½Έ½˜‰ΥΝ₯Ή•Ν́½ΉΡ₯ΉΥ₯Ρδ)…Ι½Ν́₯ΉΡ•Ι…Ρ•±½Υ…ɍ‘₯Ρ•ΡΥΙ•ΜΈ()‘…ΑΡ₯ΉœΡΌ‘…Ή₯Ήœ)Ι•ΕΥ₯Ι•΅•ΉΡΜ)!½ά₯́ё₯́₯ΉΙ•…Ν₯ΉœΙ…Ή”½˜)Ν•ΙΩ₯•Μ…‘…ΑΡ₯ΉœΡΌ‘…Ή₯Ήœ)ΥΝΡ½΅•ΘΙ•ΕΥ₯Ι•΅•ΉΡΜό]”‘…Ω”((0