Global Cloud and Network Provider Interoute To Open PoP in Sydney

Interoute, owner-operator of one of Europe's largest networks and a global cloud services platform, has announced the planned opening of a new Point-of-Presence in Sydney, Australia. The new PoP will host the 18th Interoute Virtual Data Center globally, the company’s third in the Asia Pacific region.

Minkels Releases White Paper on European Data Center Standard, EN 50600

Data center vendor Minkels, part of the brand portfolio of publicly traded company Legrand (NYSE Euronext Paris: LR), has released a white paper (Minkels white paper 10) on EN 50600 - the European standard for setting up data centers and server rooms.

AFIBER Deploys Network PoP in maincubes AMS01 Amsterdam Data Center

AFIBER, a leading provider of optical connectivity services, has selected to expand its service footprint with the maincubes AMS01 datacenter located in Schiphol-Rijk, part of the Amsterdam metro area.

Oracle Cloud Access Now Available at All Interxion Colocation Data Centers in Europe

Interxion, a provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data center services in Europe, has announced that its colocation data center in Frankfurt is now an Oracle Cloud Infrastructure ‘FastConnect’ location.

QTS Starts Offering Direct Connected Colocation to AWS Cloud Customers

Data center and hybrid IT solutions provider, QTS Realty Trust, will provide direct connected colocation to AWS Cloud customers. The partnership is in direct response to increased demand for hybrid IT solutions.

Micro Data Center Provider EdgeMicro Announces $3M Funding Round, Adds Key Executives to Its...

EdgeMicro has completed a $3 million round of seed funding and the addition of key executives with quite some colocation, interconnection, wireless and data center operations expertise.

Taurus Group Acquires European OCP Solutions Provider, Circle B

Taurus Group, a conglomerate of traditional and value-added distribution as well as systems integration companies located in The Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany, has acquired Circle B.

Automotive Retailer AutoNation Selects Flexential for Deploying High-density DR Environment

Flexential has announced the recent deployment of a high-density Disaster Recovery environment for AutoNation - a Fortune 500 company.

Internet Peering Platform Open-IX Appoints Robert DeVita as Its New Executive Director

Non-profit industry association, Open-IX, an Internet community effort to improve the landscape of Internet peering and massive-scale interconnection, has appointed Robert DeVita as its new Executive Director.

Intel Issues Updates to Protect Systems From Security Exploits

Intel and Its Partners have Made Significant Progress in Deploying Updates as Software Patches and Firmware Updates.

Software-Defined Server Provider TidalScale Raises $27M In Series B Funding

TidalScale, a provider of software-defined servers - right-sizing servers on demand, has now raised $27 million in an “oversubscribed” Series B funding.

Latest HiveIO Hive Fabric Release Brings Enhanced Data Center Management

HiveIO, a company that transforms commodity data center equipment into a software-defined virtualization solution, has announced version 7.0 of Hive Fabric - its hardware-and vendor-agnostic hyperconverged fabric offering. The new HiveIO Hive Fabric solution would bring enhanced data center management through additional functionality, improved flexibility, and increased scalability.

Managed Cloud Provider Webair to Invest $20M in New York Data Center

Webair, a provider of managed public, private and hybrid cloud hosting solutions, has announced its plans to invest $20 million in new cloud and critical infrastructure upgrades at its NY1 data center on Long Island over the next four years. 

INAP Expands in Phoenix Hosting Market With New Flagship Data Center

Through their long-term lease, INAP will add approximately 200,000 gross square feet of data center space with up to 10 MW of “highly” redundant critical power capacity.