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Building a Data Centre ready for Cloud - SCC


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Building a new Data Centre today requires a fresh approach and a new way of thinking, as the pace of change in the technology sector accelerates we see a new generation of virtualisation capabilities arrive that deliver greater convergence and higher levels of optimisation. Bringing these technologies together has helped SCC build an award winning efficient data centre and cloud platform that is ready for the demands of 21st century cloud computing. SCC will share how they have worked with key vendors such as Cisco to build their new Data Centre and cloud platform.

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Building a Data Centre ready for Cloud - SCC

  1. 1. Building a Data Centre readyfor CloudRhys Sharp – CTO at
  2. 2. Who are SCC• No.1 technology solutions provider in Europe• 36 year track record• £2.48 billion turnover• 5 European countries• 42 European cities• Global partner network• Supporting 5 million users 2
  3. 3. The journey to the cloud 3
  4. 4. An ever changing world Year: 2000 Year: 2011 Single Server 7 or 14 Servers 4 Cores 70 Cores 16GB RAM 4480GB RAM 10 Disks 14 Disks 4
  5. 5. An ever changing world Year: 2000 Year: 2011 6500 Series Nexus 7000 Series 32Gb/s throughput 7.4Tb/s throughput or or 400 million packets per 7680 million packets per second second 5
  6. 6. An ever changing world 6
  7. 7. An ever changing world 7
  8. 8. Building a new DC 8
  9. 9. Key Investments 9
  10. 10. The Future“CLOUD is key to us driving costs down, increasing standardisation and reuse as well as speeding delivery of new programmes Ian Watmore COO, ERG ” 10
  11. 11. Questions? 11
  12. 12. YOUR YEAR-ROUND IT RESOURCE – access to everything you’ll need to know
  13. 13. THE WHOLETECHNOLOGY STACKfrom start to finish
  14. 14. COMMENT & ANALYSISInsights, interviews and the latest thinking on technology solutions
  15. 15. VIDEOYour source of live information – all the presentations from our live events
  16. 16. TECHNOLOGY LIBRARY Over 3,000 whitepapers,case studies, product overviews and press releases from all the leading IT vendors
  17. 17. EVENTS, WEBINARS & PRESENTATIONS Missed the event? Download the presentations thatinterest you. Catch up with convenient webinars. Plan your next visit.
  18. 18. DirectoryA comprehensive A-Z listing providing in-depth company overviews
  19. 19. ALL FREE TO ACCESS 24/7
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