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.

5nine Software Hires Microsoft Cloud Expert Robert Corradini

Robert Corradini has joined the senior leadership team of 5nine Software as Director of Product Management.

Asperitas Showcases Oil-Cooled OCP Servers At atom86 Data Center in Amsterdam

Dutch cleantech start-up Asperitas has announced it will be showcasing an immersed cassette with Open Compute Project (OCP) servers.

LeaseWeb USA Expands to Phoenix Market with H5 Data Centers

LeaseWeb USA has entered into a wholesale data center agreement with H5 Data Centers in Phoenix.

Hybrid Cloud Company TierPoint Achieves Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform Competency

TierPoint, a provider managed IT services across the U.S., has achieved the Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform competency designation.

Iron Mountain Buys IO Data Centers’ U.S. Colocation Business for $1.3 Billion

Iron Mountain, a global provider of storage and information management services, has acquired the U.S. operations of IO Data Centers.

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. 

KickStart Europe 2018: Launch of a New Annual European Data Center, Cloud and Connectivity...

Digital Gateway to Europe has announced their launch of a new annual industry event, KickStart Europe. The first event, KickStart Europe 2018 will provide data center, cloud and connectivity industry stakeholders with a wide range of educational, networking and business development opportunities.

Serverfarm Expands With Acquisition of Atlanta Data Center

Server Farm Realty, LLC, one of the nation's most innovative, privately owned data center developers and operators, today announced it has acquired the 305 Satellite Blvd data center complex in Suwanee, Georgia. Launches On-Demand Colocation Services Model for Hybrid Cloud, an exceptionally ambitious data center provider unveils its on-demand colocation services model designed to scale, Start Direct Cabinets.

NVIDIA GPU Cloud Now Available to Hundreds of Thousands of AI Researchers Using NVIDIA...

NVIDIA today announced that hundreds of thousands of AI researchers using desktop GPUs can now tap into the power of NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC) as the company has extended NGC support to NVIDIA TITAN.

Expedient Completes $14M Expansion of Nova Place Data Center in Pittsburgh

Expedient, a cloud computing and data center Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, has completed a $14 million expansion of its Nova Place data center in Pittsburgh.

“Our Oil-Based Data Center Solution Enables a 50% Energy Usage Reduction”

Clean-tech startup Asperitas has invented and globally launched their oil-based Datacenter-in-a-Box solution. In an interview with, Asperitas’ Marketing Manager Maikel Bouricius shares with us the ins and outs of their oil-based AIC24 data center solution.

Bruns-Pak Unveils Showroom for Server Lifting Solutions on US East Coast

Data center solution provider Bruns-Pak has created a showroom on the East Coast of the U.S. to demonstrate their ServerLIFT line of lifting solutions for data center equipment.

HPE Brings Artificial Intelligence to the Data Center, Releases InfoSight

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has announced the release of its artificial intelligence (AI) recommendation engine, HPE InfoSight - designed to simplify and reduce the guesswork in managing infrastructure and improve application reliability.