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Colocation (or colo) is the practice where a colocation provider houses private or companies servers in their colocation datacenter. A company rents space for their server or other infrastructure equipment. The colocation provider provides and manages infrastructure services like network connections, bandwith, power backup, security services, physical server security and cooling. In this category you find our news articles about Colocation and Colocation Hosting.

Digital Realty Reaches New Wind Energy Agreement for Its Texas Data Centers

Global data center, colocation and interconnection solutions provider, Digital Realty, has announced a new 7.5-year power and renewable energy credit agreement with Citi. The contract covers the supply of clean, renewable energy for Digital Realty’s portfolio of data centers in the Dallas, Texas region.  

Interxion Announces Paris Digital Park with 85MW Data Center Capacity

Carrier- and cloud-neutral colocation data center services provider Interxion, now part of Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR), has begun the construction of a major expansion project in Paris, named the Interxion Paris Digital Park.

Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ: RIOT) Enters Colocation Mining Contract with Coinmint

Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ: RIOT), one of the few Nasdaq listed public cryptocurrency mining companies in the United States, has executed a colocation mining services contract with Coinmint - operator of one of the largest digital currency data centers in North America.

NorthC’s Amsterdam Metro Area Data Center Adds Relined to Its Infrastructure

NorthC, the largest data center colocation provider from the Netherlands, has added Relined to its connectivity portfolio in its data center in Oude Meer, in the Amsterdam metropolitan area.

Colocation Firm Green Mountain Adds Megaport in Stavanger, Norway

Norwegian colocation services provider, Green Mountain, has added Megaport to its portfolio of network providers onsite in DC1-Stavanger. Using Software Defined Networking (SDN), Megaport is a global network as a Service (NaaS) provider connecting more than 1,700 customers in data centers globally.

Chinese Colocation Company BDx Acquires Data Center in Singapore

Big Data Exchange (BDx), a content exchange platform with colocation data centers throughout Hong Kong and mainland China, has extended its presence into Singapore by completing its acquisition of a data center located in Paya Lebar, Singapore formerly owned by Telstra.

Digital Realty Commissions New 50MW Data Center in Singapore

Global data center colocation company Digital Realty has officially ‘powered on’ Digital Loyang II (SIN12), its third data center in Singapore. The new, 50-megawatt SIN12 facility marks a significant extension of the company’s global roadmap.

Datacenter.com CEO Jochem Steman Leaves Company

After four years at Datacenter.com, a colocation provider with a data center established in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Jochem Steman has decided to step down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and leave this company in the coming months.

RETN Deploys new PoP in Frankfurt, Germany at maincubes FRA01 Data Center

maincubes, a fast-growing European data center developer/operator, announces it has added international network service provider RETN to its portfolio of network providers available onsite in its Frankfurt FRA01 data center in Germany.

Element Critical Integrates Pureport Multicloud Fabric into Its Data Centers

Element Critical, a U.S. colocation data center owner/operator formerly known as CentralColo, with colocation data centers in Silicon Valley, Chicago, and Northern Virginia, has integrated Pureport’s Multicloud Fabric into its facilities.

Cogent Deploys Core Backbone Routers to maincubes FRA01 Data Center

Cogent Communications, one of the world’s largest Tier 1 optical IP network operators, has deployed its core backbone routers to the maincubes FRA01 data center in the Frankfurt metropolitan area in Germany.