Data Center

A data center is a network of (cloud) computing and storage resources enabling the delivery and processing of software applications and data storage. A datacenter consists of a network infrastructure including connectivity to external networks, a storage infrastructure to store applications and data and computing power infrastructure in the form of (virtual) CPU’s and memory. All these components are housed in a single location where hardware equipment is located in racks supported by power supplies. In this category you find our news articles about datacenters.

Netrality Data Centers Hires Amber Caramella as Chief Revenue Officer

Netrality, a colocation data center operator with six strategic data centers in five U.S. markets, has appointed Amber Caramella as Chief Revenue Officer. Caramella comes from Zayo where she served as Senior Vice President of Sales and built the company’s global data center vertical team.

France-IX hits milestone of 25 Internet Peering Reseller Partners

France-IX, the Internet peering service provider from France, offering public and private interconnection services through its carrier and data center neutral exchange points in Paris and Marseille, has reached the milestone of 25 active Internet peering reseller partners.

STACK Expands Its Data Center Campus in Silicon Valley

STACK INFRASTRUCTURE, a wholesale data center solutions company, has announced plans to expand its data center campus in Silicon Valley. The project has been named an ‘Economic Development’ priority by both PG&E and the State of California.

GDS Buys Site in Shanghai for $200M, Plans Major Data Center Campus Development

GDS Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: GDS), developer and operator of ‘high-performance’ data centers in China, has acquired a site in Pujiang Area, Minhang District of Shanghai, for a total consideration of 1.37 billion Chinese Yuan (approximately $200 million).

Hillstone Networks Unveils New SD-WAN Solution

Enterprise security and risk management solutions provider, Hillstone Network, has released its secured, software-defined wide-area network (SD-WAN) solution. 

Quantum Expands Portfolio with New Line of NVMe Storage Appliances

Storage solutions vendor Quantum (OTCPK: QMCO) has announced the release of a new, lower-priced addition to its “award-winning” Quantum  F-Series family of NVMe storage appliances, the F1000.

Data Center World to Host Inaugural Innovation Startup Challenge at 2020 Event

Data Center World, a global conference for data center, facilities and IT infrastructure professionals, has announced the inaugural Data Center World Innovation Startup Challenge taking place at its annual conference in San Antonio, Texas on March 16-19, 2020.

Expert Blog: Wood is good! How to ‘Turn the Tide’ on the Data Center...

Read the latest Expert Blog on by Jonathan Evans: ''Wood is good! How to ‘Turn the Tide’ on the Data Center Carbon Footprint''.

Cumulus Networks Partners with HPE to Deliver Open Storage Networking

Cumulus Networks, a company that provides networking software to design, run, and operate “modern” data centers, has partnered with Hewlett Packard Enterprise to bring open, highly automated and scalable storage networking solutions to rapidly expanding data centers.

Rahi Systems Launches Cloud Strategy Headed by Rahi’s New CTO Matt Robinson

Rahi Systems announced today the launch of its cloud strategy and the addition of Matt Robinson as CTO for cloud and infrastructure. Robinson will lead the development of Rahi’s cloud services, which is intended to leverage Rahi’s ability to deliver efficient data center infrastructure.

Cloud-Native SD-WAN Provider Adaptiv Networks Acquires LiveQoS

Adaptiv Networks has acquired the assets of LiveQoS. The acquired company is a provider of network technologies designed to improve the Quality of Experience (QoE) for demanding, real-time, and business critical applications over the Internet.