There’s a significant shift to hybrid models of operation, and everyone feels it’s here to stay. Digital transformation is driving rising demand, and managed services are forming a crucial part of enterprise IT strategy. These managed services are providing lower operational cost with relatively low risk. Colocation providers (Colos) deliver an attractive option to a private data center investment. Because of the increased interest in Colos that market is becoming highly competitive. In response to this competition, the most competitive providers are offering high-level features, different managed services, real-time intelligence, and even more advanced technologies.
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Competition is good for consumers. Competition reduces the stagnation in a commoditized service by driving the need to provide value add. It is essential for Colo providers to create, innovate, and differentiate to meet the accelerating demands of their customers.