China Unicom, one of the world’s largest mobile service providers by subscriber base, has chosen the Nokia optical fronthaul solution to power its 4G and 5G networks in Beijing, supporting the operator’s ambitious commitment to deliver 5G in the 2019 timeframe.
NTT Communications has announced the completion of phase 1 of its 4th data center in Frankfurt through e-shelter, a subsidiary of NTT Com and one of the leading data center providers in Europe. Frankfurt 4 is the 12th operational data center location in the e-shelter portfolio.
CyrusOne has broken ground on the first phase of its newest data center location in Frankfurt, Germany. The facility is CyrusOne’s 3d in the Sossenheim district of the city, offering CSPs, SIs and multinational corporations “customized, secured and resilient” data center solutions within a key business hub.
PacketFabric, a Network-as-a-Service platform and member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, has announced the expansion of its NaaS platform to Sydney, Australia. The PacketFabric platform is now available at the Equinix SY4 International Business Exchange (IBX).
Starline Computer GmbH has introduced PetaSAN - an open source-based software allowing management of unlimited scalable software defined storage as an iSCSI cluster with cloud connection.
INAP has announced an expansion of its Los Angeles flagship data center, located in Redondo Beach. Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider DediPath will be the anchor tenant after signing a multi-year colocation services agreement for a megawatt of power.
CoolIT Systems (CoolIT) is exhibiting this week at the annual ISC19 event in Frankfurt, Germany, from June 17-19. At ISC High Performance 2019, CoolIT showcases its latest Rack DLC solutions for HPC, Cloud and AI data centers and servers.
Hyperscaler Tencent together with analog semiconductor company Spectra7 Microsystems have launched the CRX (Copper Reach Extension) Consortium - to accelerate the adoption of active copper cable products using technology from Spectra7.
Asperitas is partnering with data center providers in various countries in Europe to provide liquid cooled high density compute solutions for high performance computing (HPC) use cases. During ISC 2019, Asperitas will showcase three of those partnerships including coolDC, Bytesnet and Cloudnautic.
The data center growth in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area does not come without its challenges. Access to power is an ongoing challenge for multi-tenant data centers in the AMA.
In the Netherlands, several data centers will open their doors to the public tomorrow (June 11, 2019), to show people around and make them acquaintance with data center operations. Data center operator maincubes decided to touch a special topic during this event: Brexit.
Data center solutions integrator Rahi Systems has acquired Fremont, CA-based Serro LLC, and Australia-based PiTek. The two acquisitions would expand Rahi System’s ability to deliver highly efficient data center infrastructure solutions to customers worldwide.
Global network operator Hurricane Electric has added a new Point of Presence (PoP) at e-shelter’s data center in Zurich, Switzerland.
At the ITW 2019 event in Atlanta, GA, a consortium of independent, owner-operated data centers and carrier hotels from the US and Europe have announced the launch of a global network of data centers, The Independent Data Center Alliance (IND-DCA).