Fujitsu chief takes up Dimension Data NZ CEO role…

Dimension Data has appointed Jo Healey as New Zealand CEO to lead its local operations, effective 10 November 2014. With more than 20 years’ experience in the ICT industry, most recently as Managing Director of Fujitsu New Zealand, Healey takes the reins from Nick Halikias, Interim Chief Executive. Sunil Desai, Dimension Data Asia Pacific COO, says Healey’s proven track record will set Dimension Data in good stead as the business advances as a full spectrum IT service provider in New Zealand.

http://techday.com/it-brief/news/fujitsu-chief-takes-up-dimension-data-nz-ceo-role/192181/

Dimension Data modernises Puma’s data centre in HK

In an effort to achieve greater efficiencies and environmental sustainability, global sportswear brand Puma Asia Pacific has entrusted Dimension Data with the task of modernising its data centre in Hong Kong. Within two months, the ICT solutions and services provider designed, planned and implemented a green data centre in which mechanical, lighting, electrical and computer systems were as energy-efficient as possible.

http://mis-asia.com/resource/data-center/dimension-data-modernises-pumas-data-centre-in-hk/

Dimension Data Takes Two Global Awards at Cisco Partner Summit 2014

TAG indexNEW YORK, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Dimension Data, the $5.8 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced that it was awarded two global awards at Cisco’s recent Partner Summit in Las Vegas, including Services Partner of the Year, and Capital Partner of the Year.  The Americas, EMEAR, and Asia Pacific regions together scooped up 19 additional awards.

http://www.sys-con.com/node/3054927

Dimension Data Announces Private Network Connection Services

Wellington, 24 March 2014 Dimension Data, the USD5.8 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced the availability of Cloud Private Network Connection (CPNC) as an add-on service for its enterprise-class Public, Private and Managed Hosting cloud offerings. CPNC services allow clients to establish a dedicated network connection between their own network and Dimension Data’s Managed Cloud Platform (MCP) locations to provide better performance, greater control and security over their data in the cloud.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU1403/S00729/dimension-data-announces-private-network-connection-services.htm

Dimension Data cloud backup now available in Sydney

Dimension Data, the USD5.8 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today announced Sydney, Australia, is the first of its global Managed Cloud Platform (MCP) locations to roll out Cloud Backup. Cloud Backup is an optional backup and restore service available as an add-on to Dimension Data’s enterprise-class Public, Private and Hosted Private Compute-as-a-Service (CaaS) offerings.

http://www.whatech.com/members-news/it-service/18341-dimension-data-cloud-backup-now-available-in-sydney