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5 Questions To Ask About Your Next Firewall
Deciding on which firewall is the best fit for your company can be complicated. As a security tool that is constantly evolving, the features and functionality of firewalls are changing all the time. What should you look for to provide the best possible protection? How can you ensure the best bang for your buck? Here […]
Data Protection
5 Numbers You Should Know About Data Protection
You may have a great idea of where your own IT team stands on data protection, but what about the business beside you, or your main competitor’s office? What are the trends out there in the industry at large? Recently, an independent research team undertook the largest known industry survey ever conducted on the topic […]
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5 Disaster Recovery Tips for Spring Weather Events
It’s officially spring, and with the warmer sunny days also comes the threat of tornadoes, electrical storms, and flooding. Once spring weather events subside, we are into summer and hurricane season. Natural disasters are growing more frequent and less predictable. There have been five times as many natural disasters over the past five decades and ten times as many […]
Global Connectivity
DartPoints’ Edge Approach Builds a Foundation for Global Connectivity
With over 30 years of experience working in technology and telecom, DartPoints’ President and CEO Scott Willis has seen a lot of change. He has seen edge computing playing a larger role in the greater data ecosystem. He has observed edge data centers enabling businesses to be more agile, enter new markets more quickly, and […]
Local Internet Exchange
Internet Exchange Points - The On-Ramps to Extended Network Presence
Most people use the internet every day without giving much thought to the infrastructure that allows this to happen. It’s assumed that information would naturally flow from point A to point B using the most direct route. However, the people who provide internet services know all too well that this is not always the case. […]
Local Internet Exchange
Life, Liberty & The Pursuit of Internet Independence
On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence, and the United States gained independence from Great Britain. Starting on this historic day, Americans had the same rights to self-government as other nations, and the promise of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” Flash forward almost 250 years, and we have […]
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Living on the Edge: The Right Partner Helps Providers and Operators Confidently Deploy in Edge Data Centers
As our personal, professional, and social lives become more deeply entrenched in the digital ecosystem, there is a continuous increase in the demand for data. This has created nationwide data delivery obstacles, exposing the massive need to provide low latency connectivity for network service operators, cloud providers, content providers, content delivery networks, and enterprises. Additionally, […]
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The Cool Facts: How and Why DartPoints Embraces Liquid Immersion Cooling
We’re at the point where high-performance computing, particularly at the hyperscaler level, demands the adoption of better data center cooling methods. Enter liquid immersion cooling, a green data center cooling method that involves directly immersing hardware in a non-conductive liquid.This way, heat generated by the hardware transfers more efficiently to the fluid. Liquids are better […]
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Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure: Its Growth, Its Benefit, and Our Vision
Hybrid cloud infrastructure is reshaping the way enterprises manage data, but how did the widespread adoption of this business model come about? The exact origin of cloud computing infrastructure is difficult to pinpoint, and it varies depending on the source. Some say it was initiated by Joseph Carl Robnett Licklider in the 1960s with his […]
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A New Day for Digital Infrastructure: The Evolution Continues
As the U.S. continues to embrace digital transformation and come to terms with a permanent shift to remote work, the health of the nation’s digital infrastructure is in the spotlight. In November 2021, President Biden signed a $1 trillion infrastructure bill, which set aside $65 million for broadband and the digital infrastructure that makes it […]