C4L at IP Expo 2015

The collaborative show at the ExCeL featured a variety of specialist areas including Colocation and Cybersecurity zones and attracted a record-breaking number of visitors and leading technology suppliers.

C4L staff from Sales and Marketing as well as CEO Simon Mewett and Chairman Matt Hawkins represented the C4L stand at this year's IP Expo on October 7th & 8th 2015.

C4L are shortlisted for Colocation/hosting provider of the year SVC award

The Storage Virtualisation and Cloud (SVC) awards reward the products, projects and services as well as honour companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualisation and storage sectors.

The Colocation/Hosting provider of the year award is judged on key distinguishing features of the solution, the tangible impact on customers, the major differentiators to primary competitors and the quality of the testimonials and case studies to demonstrate its value to customers and partners.

C4L win contract for Hilton Bournemouth connectivity

C4L are providing a 1Gb fibre Leased Line to the Hilton Hotel with an extra wireless back up, direct from their Bournemouth Data centre. With this infrastructure as well as IP Transit direct from C4L, the customers at the Hilton will enjoy internet speeds of up to 100 times as fast as a traditional connection.

Securing data centre networks

By Simon Mewett, CEO, C4L

Data is becoming more and more important to organisations of all sizes, in every sector, as a result the need for storage is increasing by the day. But, as the cost of on-premise storage solutions continue to increase with as you add more capacity, many UK businesses are considering colocation as a cost-effective and reliable alternative. However, some businesses are still reticent, having had their fingers burnt in the past by colocation companies that confuse or cause them concern.

C4L are official WiFi Sponsors for Bournemouth University's and Arts University's BFX Festival 2015

The event is a celebration of visual effects, animation and computer games and will appeal to professionals, students and anyone with an interest in films, VFX and animation. This year's festival will feature presentations by the world's leading studios, including Pixar, Disney, Industrial Light and Magic and DreamWorks Animation. It will also showcase the work produced during the 2015 BFX Competition, which saw eight teams from universities across the UK produce films for two charities; The Anthony Nolan Trust and Dyslexia Action.

C4L take part in Movember!

The Movember Foundation is a global charity committed to men living happier, healthier and longer lives. Since 2003, millions have joined the men's health movement, raising £402 million and funding over 1,000 programmes focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity.

To sign up and take part in Movember, click here.

For more information on the events C4L take part in, please email Megan.Wellman@C4L.co.uk