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.

Telehouse, Sabey Data Centers Announce Strategic Alliance

KDDI Group data center services company, Telehouse, has announced its partnership alliance with Sabey Data Centers.

Neustar Expands Its DDoS Mitigation Defence Network in EMEA and Japan

Neustar, a provider of real-time information services and Internet security solutions, has announced the expansion of its DDoS mitigation defense network in EMEA.

Cloud Traffic to Represent 95 Percent of Total Data Center Traffic by 2021, According...

Globally, cloud data center traffic will represent 95 percent of total data center traffic by 2021, compared to 88 percent in 2016, according to...

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.

Vertiv Completes Its Purchase of Geist, Expands Global Rack PDU Portfolio

Vertiv has completed its purchase of Geist - a privately owned manufacturer of Rack Power Distribution Units (PDUs) and associated data center power products.

Global Cloud Networking Provider GTT Establishes PoP in Montreal-based ROOT Data Center

GTT has established a Point of Presence (PoP) in ROOT’s Montreal facility, MTL-R2, one of Canada’s largest wholesale data centers.

T5 Data Centers Enters European Market, To Develop T5@Ireland Data Center Campus in Cork

T5 Data Centers has announced a joint venture with JCD Group of Cork, Ireland to develop their T5@Ireland data center campus located in Cork.

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.

Flexential Goes to the Edge, Launches Its HybridEdge Offering

Flexential, formerly known as Peak 10 + ViaWest with 41 data center facilities across the U.S. and international markets, has unveiled its HybridEdge solution.

Switch Datacenters Unveils Global Licensing Model for Rapid Data Center Deployment with Patented Technologies

Switch Datacenters, a European provider of build-to-suit corporate data centers and enterprise-grade colocation facilities, announces the launch of its wholesale Data Center as a Service program.

EdgeConneX Expands to South America, Deploys Edge Data Center in Buenos Aires

EdgeConneX, a company specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network, has unveiled its first Edge Data Center (EDC) in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Stream Data Centers to Add 130,600 Sq. Ft. of Data Center Space in Chicago

Stream Data Centers has announced its new to develop data center in Chicago which will offer 15MW of critical load and approximately 130,600 square feet of data center space.

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.

Digital River to Present Free Webinar on GDPR and Its Impact on Ecommerce

Commerce cloud company Digital River will present a free webinar – ‘How to get your ecommerce ready for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)’.