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.

QTS Achieves Construction Milestones at its Ashburn, VA Mega Data Center

QTS Realty Trust, a leading provider of data center and hybrid IT solutions, today announced construction milestones associated with Phase 1 of its new Ashburn, Va. mega data center campus.

Inflect Closes $3 Million Seed Round, Led by Internet Infrastructure Industry Veterans

Inflect provides an open, neutral marketplace where buyers and sellers find accurate information to connect, collaborate and transact, building solutions that power the global data economy.

China Mobile Selects Huawei’s CloudFabric Solution for Its SDN Data Center Network #ChinaMobile #CloudFabric

China Mobile has selected Huawei’s CloudFabric solution to build a private cloud resource pool for its data centers in Hohhot and Harbin.

Cloud provider Enter Announces Enhanced Connectivity at Its Milan Data Center Campus

Enter has announced enhanced connectivity capabilities at its Milan Caldera data center campus with the addition of its neutral interconnection facility, MIL2.   

BroadGroup Announces Data Center Leadership Summit on African Continent

BroadGroup has announced the launch of its leadership summit for Africa’s data center, cloud, fiber and edge infrastructure leadership, Datacloud Africa.

Zion Market Research: Data Center Security Market Size to Surpass $14.11 Billion by 2022

The global data center security market was valued at $6.15 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach $14.11 billion in 2022.

Synergy Research: Hyperscale Data Center Count Approaches the 400 Mark

New research from Synergy Research Group shows that the number of large data centers operated by hyperscale providers is rapidly approaching the 400 mark.

Telehouse America Deploys Juniper QFX5100 Ethernet Switch For Multi-Tenant Architecture

Telehouse America has picked Juniper Networks' QFX5100 Ethernet Switch as the basis of its new multi-tenant architecture utilizing EVPN-VXLAN technology.

Rittal: 3 Data Center Trends That Will Impact IT Management in 2018

Data center solutions vendor Rittal, one of the largest providers of IT enclosures with large-scale production plants across the world, has shared some data center trends to watch in the coming year.

Scale Computing Chosen as Alliance Partner by APC Schneider Electric

Scale Computing has been chosen as an Alliance Partner by ‘APC by Schneider Electric’ supporting their hyper converged Micro Data Center Xpress solution.

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.