Colocation news stories - Page 2
Equinix completes AU$15.6 Perth data centre expansion
The colocation giant says the data centre expansion will boost demand in Perth and position it as the digital hub of the country's west coast.
DigiPlex issues Nordics’ largest ever data centre bond
The data centre developer and operator says the issue is to fuel for 'continued rapid growth' in a region that continues to attract international investment.
Opinion: 4 reasons cloud and colocation providers are going renewable
Schneider Electric's John Powers shares the massive impact renewable energy is having on the data center industry.
IT pros call on AU government to decentralise data centres
A number of IT leaders have come forward expressing their concerns around the centralisation of data centres in cities like Sydney and Melbourne, not allowing the country as a whole to thrive.
Hyperscale data centre proliferation boosting colocation market
New data from Synergy shows that if it wasn’t for hyperscalers flexing their muscles, the colocation market would remain relatively flat.
Opinion: Modular data centers mitigate colocation construction risks
Schneider's Matthew Tavares believes modular data centers are key for colocation providers seeking a competitive advantage with rapid deployment.
Datacenter.com joins European Data Centre Association
The company announced today it has joined other heavyweights in the European Data Centre Association (EUDCA).
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DataGryd building another data center in New York
Data center provider DataGryd has shared the latest announcement around its newest data center.
Interview: Cisco on digital transformation and data centres at the edge
"On-premise we speak English, Amazon speaks French, and Amazon and Microsoft speak something else. But someone has to translate all of that and Cisco is involved with normalising those rule sets.”
Interxion’s David Ruberg wins Europe’s best data centre industry CEO
The European CEO Awards took place this week to celebrate the key figures at the helm of corporations that are driving innovation.
Equinix shifts executive veterans into new roles
Global colocation giant Equinix has announced that three executives will be moving into new roles, effective early Q2.
Opinion: It’s all about deployment speed for colocation providers
Schneider Electric’s Vincent Barro believes the speed of data centre deployment is a competitive differentiator for colocation providers.
Equinix throws US$84m at new Melbourne data centre
Global data centre colocation giant Equinix has announced another new data centre for 2019 - its fourth for the year in APAC.
Cyxtera to expand five of its US data centers
Citing an effort to meet relentless demand, the company has announced it will be expanding a number of its data centers in the US.
Global Switch and partners launch new Singapore data centre
A trio of companies has come together in a strategic partnership to launch a large-scale new data centre in Singapore.
MC Digital Realty announces new Tokyo data centre on the way
MC DIgital Realty - a 50/50 joint venture between Mitsubishi Corporation and Digital Realty - has reached an agreement to acquire a five-acre land parcel in Tokyo.
Digital Realty celebrates 12th consecutive year of ‘five nines’
Data centre colocation and interconnection solutions provider Digital Realty has reached another milestone.
Malaysia a ‘frontrunner’ to become data centre hub in ASEAN
Data centre services provider the Aims Group believes Malaysia’s data centre industry is set to soar.
Silver Peak partnership acquires Cleveland and Cincinnati data centers
The acquisition will introduce financial grade, turn-key, Tier III data centers to the local markets, which historically have not been available for lease.
How lenders and financial institutions fund colocation data center expansion
Schneider Electric’s Greg Jones discusses the funding of colocation business and how it isn’t a ‘one size fits all’ approach.
Colt DCS completes Hamburg data centre extension
The additional hall to the data centre now brings its total floor space to more than 3,000 square metres.
Equinix announces new Sydney data centre to capitalise on the edge
The new facility will be the colocation giant's 16th in Australia and when fully complete will be its biggest in the country to date.
Data center colocation market to hit $90b in next five years
As data center services grow in popularity across enterprises large and small, the colocation market is seeing the benefits in market size.
Interview: CyrusOne’s new Europe president on aggressive expansion
In this exclusive interview Tesh Durvasula shares how the company plans to have a Europe data centre portfolio providing nearly 250 MW by the year’s end.