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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.

Data Center Colocation Provider Cyxtera Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Global data center colocation and interconnection services provider, Cyxtera, has commenced a pre-arranged court-supervised Chapter 11 process with substantial backing from its lenders

Digital Realty and EXA Infrastructure Boost Connectivity in the Mediterranean

One of the world’s largest providers of cloud- and carrier-neutral data center, colocation, and interconnection solutions, Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR), has expanded its partnership with EXA Infrastructure.

nLighten Expands to France, Acquires Euclyde Data Centers

In a strategic move aimed at strengthening its foothold in Europe’s core data center markets, nLighten has acquired Euclyde Data Centers

Expert Blog: Why Small or Medium-Sized Enterprises Should Select Colocation Services

Colocation offers SMBs numerous benefits. In this post, we will discuss these benefits in greater detail and explain why colocation should be an attractive option. Read the Expert Blog by Sammen Qureshi-Kafa, Colohouse.

Hawaii’s Servpac Data Center Achieves Uptime Institute Tier IV Certification

Hawaii-based Servpac Cloud Data Center is the first colocation facility in the state to receive the prestigious Uptime Institute Tier IV Certification of Constructed Facility.

Element Critical Expands Infrastructure Capabilities with Megaport Partnership

A cooperation with Megaport, a global NaaS platform provider, has allowed data center colocation provider Element Critical to significantly expand its infrastructure capabilities.

EdgeConneX Expands Access to the Cloud with Megaport in Three U.S. Cities

Global NaaS provider Megaport is extending its Software Defined Network (SDN) to three EdgeConneX colocation data centers, including Atlanta02, Detroit02, and Miami02.

DRFortress Completes Fourth Major Data Center Expansion in Hawaii

The fourth significant expansion to its data center campus in Honolulu has been completed, according to DRFortress, a carrier-neutral data center and cloud marketplace in Hawaii.

Flexential Introduces 40Gbps IP Bandwidth Offering

Flexential, a provider of colocation, cloud, and connectivity services, has introduced a new 40Gbps IP Bandwidth solution as part of its portfolio of interconnection services.

Datacenter United Expands Portfolio with Three New Data Centers in Belgium

Datacenter United, a provider of colocation data center services in Belgium, has added three new data centers to its portfolio.

Web Werks, Iron Mountain Launch Colocation Data Center in Hyderabad, India

Web Werks and Iron Mountain Data Centers have announced the launch of their joint venture’s first colocation data center, HYD-1, located in Hyderabad, India.