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.

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.

Immersion Cooling Company Submer Moves HQs from Spain to ‘Data Center Alley’ in US

Submer Technologies, an data center immersion cooling company from Barcelona, Spain, has chosen Ashburn, Virginia, in the heart of ‘Data Center Alley’ as the location for its new headquarters in the United States.

New Minkels White Paper: ‘IoT Applications Require Data to be Handled Locally by Using...

Minkels, a knowledge-driven producer and worldwide supplier of modular, integrated data center infrastructure solutions, part of the publicly traded company Legrand, has released a...

Master Agency COLOTRAQ Adds Blockchain Solutions to Its Data Center Infrastructure Portfolio

Global master agency COLOTRAQ has added Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) solutions to its data center infrastructure portfolio.

Data Center Investment Company IPI Buys Remaining Three Infomart Data Centers

Equinix acquired the iconic Infomart Dallas colocation data center last month for €800 million.

maincubes AMS01 Data Center in Amsterdam Receives ISO 27001 Certification

maincubes has received the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 ‘information security’ certification for its recently opened AMS01 colocation data center in Amsterdam Schiphol-Rijk, the Netherlands.

Hosting Provider Web Werks Plans New High-Density Data Center Deployment in Delhi, India

Web Werks, a hosting provider headquartered in India with services including dedicated servers, cloud, virtual private servers, colocation, and disaster recovery, has planned to deploy its new data center in Delhi NCR Region. With a scalable deployment up to 100,000 square feet in data center floor space, this will be Web Werks' sixth ‘high-density’ data center in India.

Hong Kong-based Chayora to Build Two Hyperscale Data Center Campuses in China

Chayora Limited has finalized agreements with the government of Beichen, Tianjin, to begin construction of the company’s first hyperscale data center campus in China.

Nokia Opens Cloud Collaboration Hubs in Singapore, Texas, and UK

Nokia has announced the opening of a Nokia Cloud Collaboration Hub in Singapore to strengthen its cloud and data center services.

Compass Datacenters Commences Construction of 75MW Data Center Campus in Northern Virginia

Compass Datacenters has commenced construction of its first data center in Loudoun County, Virginia. The 6MW building will be located on Compass’ announced Loudoun campus, which is planned for 500,000 square feet and 75MW of critical IT capacity.

Vantage Data Centers Raises $692M in Additional Capital to Accelerate Expansion

Vantage Data Centers, a company with 11 operational facilities totaling 106MW of capacity, has raised $548 million in new securitized notes.