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.

Everstream Plans $250M Fiber Investment Throughout Midwest in 2020

Business fiber network provider Everstream, a company with more than 13,000 route miles of fiber and speeds up to 100 Gbps, will invest more than $250 million in the buildout of its dense fiber network in 2020. The investments are part of an organic and acquisition-based growth strategy intended to position Everstream as the premier fiber provider in the Midwest.

Data Center Cooling Patents for Sale on the Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask Market

The Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask Market, an open on-line platform to buy and sell patents, will have a portfolio of patents auctioned related to data center cooling technology.

Cloud Services and Private Equity Fueling Data Center M&A Deal Volume

In 2019, the number of data center-oriented M&A deals closed passed the 100 mark for the first time, says Synergy Research.

CyrusOne Prepares to Open Amsterdam I, Joins Dutch Data Center Association

CyrusOne (NASDAQ:CONE), a global data center REIT (real estate investment trust), is preparing to open Amsterdam I, the company’s first data center campus in the Netherlands offering total power of 72 megawatts upon full buildout.

1,000+ Data Center Industry Leaders Come Together at Kickstart Europe 2020

Tomorrow, the third edition of the Kickstart Europe Conference will take place in Amsterdam. The conference has grown to become one of the leading data center industry events now, with more than 1,000 industry leaders expected to attend tomorrow.

NTT Further Consolidates Brand Portfolio, Creates NTT Global Data Centers Division

After consolidating its various brands last year under the NTT brand name, the technology services conglomerate NTT Ltd. has now officially launched its NTT Global Data Centers division, which incorporates e-shelter, Gyron, Netmagic, NTT Indonesia Nexcenter, RagingWire and other data center companies that formerly sat under the NTT Communications brand.

Seaborn Networks Adds High Capacity Connectivity for Global IXs

Seaborn Networks, developer/owner/operator of submarine fiber optic cable systems including Seabras-1 between São Paulo and New York, has announced new high capacity connectivity from their Seabras-1 IP Network directly into key global IX locations.

T5 Data Centers Acquires a 164,000 Sq. Ft. Data Center Shell in Chicago

Data center owner and operator, T5 Data Centers, has purchased a 164,000-square-foot data center shell in the Elk Grove Technology Park. The facility will provide 103,000 square feet of white space and 15.4 critical megawatts of power capacity.

Netrality Data Centers Hires Amber Caramella as Chief Revenue Officer

Netrality, a colocation data center operator with six strategic data centers in five U.S. markets, has appointed Amber Caramella as Chief Revenue Officer. Caramella comes from Zayo where she served as Senior Vice President of Sales and built the company’s global data center vertical team.

France-IX hits milestone of 25 Internet Peering Reseller Partners

France-IX, the Internet peering service provider from France, offering public and private interconnection services through its carrier and data center neutral exchange points in Paris and Marseille, has reached the milestone of 25 active Internet peering reseller partners.

STACK Expands Its Data Center Campus in Silicon Valley

STACK INFRASTRUCTURE, a wholesale data center solutions company, has announced plans to expand its data center campus in Silicon Valley. The project has been named an ‘Economic Development’ priority by both PG&E and the State of California.