Can you really compare network speed with network bandwidth? Though interrelated, they are two very different things. While network speed measures the transfer rate of data from a source system to a destination system, network bandwidth is the amount of data that can be transferred per second (“the size of the pipe”). Combine the two, and you have what is known as network throughput.
Equinix UK managing director, Russell Poole, presents a useful infographic that visualizes the issues surrounding application performance in the latest in a series of posts about enterprise data centre strategy.
With over one–third of the world’s population now actively online, Asian consumers continue to display an insatiable appetite for new devices, digital content and constant connectivity...
Those companies that deliver the best online experience will come out on top, and that depends on two things: latency and bandwidth.
A centralized financial ecosystem provides greater bandwidth, lower latency, faster time to market, and lower costs — if you choose the right infrastructure partners.