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.

Northway Mining Signs $6,480,000, 2-Year Data Center Hosting Contract With Proof Computing

Northway Mining has signed a 2-year, $270,000 per month hosting contract with Proof Computing, a U.S.-based firm which will yield approximately $6,480,000 million in revenues to Northway Mining over the two years.

Top-Financial News Platform Adds Equinix Data Center in Hong Kong, a global financial market news and information portal composed of 30 editions in 22 languages and mobile apps for Android and iOS, has deployed in Equinix’s IBX colocation and interconnection data center in Hong Kong, building on its existing deployment in Amsterdam and Dallas.

euNetworks Completes Data Center Connectivity Projects in Ireland and the Netherlands

euNetworks, a bandwidth infrastructure and data center connectivity company with a high capacity intercity backbone covering 49 cities in 15 countries across Europe, has completed network investment projects in both Ireland and the Netherlands.

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.

KickStart Europe Data Center Summit Returns to Amsterdam

"This event provides a venue for thought leaders from the digital infrastructure industry and its ecosystem of companies and organizations to share trends, opinions and ideas."

F5 Networks Announces New Access Controls and Dedicated SSL Visibility

F5 Networks has announced new offerings providing access controls and dedicated SSL visibility with orchestration capabilities to help thwart today’s most sophisticated cyber attacks.

Top-10 Most Interesting Colocation Data Center Acquisitions of 2018 So Far – #HJPICKS

This week we’re providing you with a list of news items on the latest mergers and acquisitions within the global colocation data center market.

Hosting Provider UKFast Considers IPO, Expects To Be Worth Upwards of £350M  

UKFast, a fast-growing hosting provider from the UK headquartered in Manchester, has engaged a team from global investment bank, GCA Altium, headed by their CEO, Phil Adams, to review strategic options including a potential float. 

KPN Business Continuity Management Expands DR and Backup Footprint in The Netherlands with NL-ix

KPN Business Continuity Management (BCM) Business can now provide its disaster recovery (DR) and backup services “in a cost-efficient way” in all relevant data centers in the Netherlands by cooperating with NL-ix – a pan-European Interconnect Exchange based in the Netherlands.

Over 35,000 Attendees Expected at VMworld 2018 US and VMworld 2018 Europe

The 15th annual VMworld 2018 U.S. will be held August 26-30 in Las Vegas ,Later this year, the 11th annual VMworld 2018 Europe will return to Fira Barcelona Gran Via November 5-8.

Check Point Launches ‘23900 Security Gateway’ For Data Centers and Enterprises

Global cybersecurity solutions provider, Check Point, has launched its new 23900 security gateway, providing protection against the most advanced fifth generation of cyber-attacks targeting enterprise and data center networks.