“A Move from the Cloud to Colocation Saves Us $80,000 Per Month”

YellowFolder, a large supplier of digital file cabinet services to K-12 schools in the U.S., has moved its IT infrastructure from a virtual cloud-based storage solution to a colocation data center. According to YellowFolder, this is saving them nearly a million dollars in service costs per year.

Equinix Expands Private AWS Cloud Access in Latin America

Global colocation and interconnection provider Equinix has expanded its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to include private connectivity to AWS Direct Connect at Equinix International Business Exchange (IBX) data centers in the São Paulo and Miami metros.

Datacenter One Selects ADVA ConnectGuard Encryption to Protect Customer Data

Datacenter One has selected ADVA’s FSP 3000 with ConnectGuard encryption technology to provide a secured DCI network for one of its major financial clients.

Iron Mountain Begins Construction of 550,000 Sq. Ft. Multi-Tenant and Cloud Data Center, Plans...

Iron Mountain’s new 550,000 square-foot, 48-megawatt (MW) multi-tenant and cloud data center is designed to meet the security and performance expectations of the largest public cloud providers and maintain the stringent compliance requirements of global enterprise and public sector customers.

QTS Announces New Suite of Tools As Part of Its Software Defined Data Center...

Hybrid colocation and mega-scale data center solutions provider QTS has added new tools and features as part of QTS' Service Delivery Platform (SDP) - a software-defined data center platform engineered to manage and optimize hybrid data center deployments.

Equinix and Omantel Announce Joint Venture to Deliver Data Center Services to Customers in...

Data center company Equinix and Oman telecommunications company Omantel have entered into a joint venture to deliver colocation data center and interconnection services to customers in the Middle East. Together, they will develop a new network-dense data center that will be located in Barka, near Muscat, the capital of Oman.

#vXchnge Announces Availability of Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Connectivity in Its US Data Centers

vXchnge, a carrier-neutral colocation services provider headquartered in Tampa, Florida, has announced the availability of Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute in its Austin, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, Santa Clara and St. Louis data centers.

Zayo Expands Atlanta Data Center Presence (Video)

Zayo will open a new colocation data center in Atlanta in July. The new facility at 1150 White Street SW will add 72,100 total...

3W Infra Signs Strategic Network Management & Support Agreement with A2B Internet

3W Infra, a fast growing global provider of ‘pure play’ IaaS hosting solutions with 4,600 dedicated servers under management and a proprietary global network, has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Netherlands-based A2B Internet.

Colt Data Centre Services Selects ClearDB for Its Colocation Customer Portal

Colt Data Centre Services, an international carrier-neutral data center, and colocation services provider, has selected ClearDB’s MySQL Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) solution to power its multi-cloud, always-on customer portal and management application.