Important news: We’re not changing our name this time…
but we kind of are!
Two and a half years ago we changed our name to EmXcore which we all know and love today. But things are about to get shaken up again! As a company and as individuals, we are always looking to make improvements to ensure that you can get the best possible service and products.
Physically moving servers and network gear, closing buildings, traveling and opening new locations is more complicated in the COVID-19 world. Luckily a lot can be done remotely but not every job can be done from a distance.. Many of our customers were not able to install and travel to their data centers to install or upgrade their network equipment during the pandemic.
We are living in strange times, suddenly a large part of the world’s population is staying at home. Social distancing, quarantine or even complete lockdowns are the measurements taken all over the world due to the outbreak of Covid-19.
Now, more than ever, the internet has become a crucial part of our lives to make sure we can continue as much of our day-to-day life as possible.
On 12,13 and 14 November we hosted a stand at AfricaCom in Capetown, South Africa. Three energetic, fun days filled with meeting interesting people, catching up with excisting customers and handing out (and eating) delicious Icecream. It was an absolute pleasure to share our stand with SIMS recycling solutions. Jelle Slenters (SIMS recycling solutions) wrote an interesting blog about his takeaway from AfricaCom.
has heard about 5G, but is all this fuzz more then just a hype? And what about
the much lesser known WI-FI 6? One thing
we know for sure is that these new wireless standards are expected to
revolutionize IoT, with low power requirements, blazing speeds, and high
bandwidth. And that is important because experts predict nearly 31 billion IoT
devices around the world by 2020.
For our new series of Blogs we interview partners and customers of who we think might have an interesting view on how the internet market is developing. In this blog we speak with Julie Chenadec from Green IT Amsterdam.
Netherlands is the most connected country in the world and Amsterdam is an important
international digital hub. Combine that with a reliable and favorable energy
network and you have an ideal country to house datacenters. The Netherlands is
on its way to become the number 1 data hub in Europe. And indeed Google,
Microsoft and the alike already have and are expanding their datacenter
presence in The Netherlands.
Typical for Dutch IT is their ambition to becoming more sustainable and work towards circularity; a model in which there is minimal/no waste.
Many of you witnessed it first hand; these last few decades the internet (content) evolved bigly (Source: Donald J. T.). From simple e-mails, text messages and static web pages in the 90s to early 2000s, we moved to a content driven internet where we stream and share movies, music and games like there is no tomorrow.