Tag Archives: Digital assets

Ireland’s edge in data centre activity

Ireland’s location lends itself to data centre development but the island cannot be complacent as competition with other European countries rises. Jason O’Conaill, eircom’s Head of Data Centres, sets out the reasons...

One ecosystem

Host in Ireland founder Garry Connolly talks to Owen McQuade about why the State is optimal for hosting digital assets. Garry Connolly believes that Ireland is underselling itself as a location to...

Developing our digital assets

New research indicates that Ireland is a “highly attractive” location for hosting digital assets. A recently published expert study has concluded that Ireland is one of the most attractive locations in Europe...

Data intelligence and analytics

IBM Ireland hosted a round table discussion on the use of data intelligence and analytics with a number of practitioners from across a range of sectors. The discussion focused on the benefits...

EU’s decisive move on data protection

Michael McKernan sums up the progress made on Europe’s new Data Protection Directive, taken forward by Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding. In January 2012, the European Commission proposed a comprehensive reform of Europe’s...

Creating a data-driven society

Professor Barry Smyth outlines the growing potential of the convergence between small sensors and big data. Technology can increasingly analyse a range of trends but it also reveals a lot about citizens’...