Wednesday, January 27, 2021


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EdgeConneX Announces New Colocation Data Center in Santiago Chile

International data center colocation provider EdgeConneX has added its 33rd data center market to its global “edge” data center portfolio. The EdgeConneX SCL01 data center in Santiago provides international service providers and local Santiago businesses with 7MWs of data center capacity.

DigiPlex Acquires Plot for Large Data Center Complex Outside of Oslo

Data center operator DigiPlex has acquired a plot of 60,000 m2, with an option to purchase an additional 100,000 m2 in Treklyngen industrial park in Ringerike municipality outside of Oslo. The site has been prepared for the establishment of a large data center complex. An agreement with Ringerikskraft ensures the necessary power supply for the first development phase.

Interview phoenixNAP CEO: “Bare Metal Cloud is the Underlying Layer for New Products”

Unmanaged hosting services provider phoenixNAP launched its brand new bare metal cloud platform in 2020, while also launching vertical CPU scaling on its bare metal servers. talked to phoenixNAP CEO Ian McClarty about their bare metal cloud product launch, the impact of the pandemic, and the company’s expectations for 2021.

Netskope Expands Its NewEdge Network to Singapore Data Center

Cloud security provider Netskope has expanded its NewEdge network to a new data center in Singapore. Serving millions of enterprise users around the world, Netskope NewEdge is a carrier-grade private cloud network that is reserved exclusively for Netskope customers.

Juniper Networks, Türk Telekom Release Joint Open-RAN Based 5G Innovation

Networking solutions vendor Juniper Networks and telecom operator Türk Telekom have completed their joint “groundbreaking” new technology and partnership to accelerate innovation in support of the Open RAN (Open Radio Access Network) 5G ecosystem.

Lunavi Awarded Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider Certification

For the second consecutive year, Lunavi (formerly Green House Data) from Cheyenne, Wyoming, was awarded Microsoft’s Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP). The provider of digital transformation consulting and managed IT services has earned this select partner distinction for its leading Microsoft Azure expertise.

Data Center Service Provider CPG Hires Chief Revenue Officer from Iron Mountain

CPG, a data center service provider offering design, construction and analytics-driven operations for conventional, hyperscale and edge data centers, has hired David Mettler as Chief Revenue Officer to support strategic growth across business lines.

Google Cloud, Nokia Partner to Help CSPs Deliver 5G Connectivity

Google Cloud and Nokia have announced a global, strategic partnership to bring new solutions for communications service providers (CSPs). These solutions would help CSPs modernize their network infrastructures, build on a cloud-native 5G Core, and develop “the network edge” as a business services platform for enterprises.

DE-CIX Deploys Switch at Iron Mountain’s New Jersey Data Center

Internet exchange (IX) operator DE-CIX has deployed a new switch at Iron Mountain’s NJE-1 data center in Edison, New Jersey. The network switch deployment means an expansion of their network ecosystems and geographical reach in the New York metropolitan region.

Global Connectivity Company GNX Appoints Director of Operations

Connectivity veteran Berto van Egdom has joined global connectivity company GNX as a Director of Operations. Mr. van Egdom who previously worked as Project Director for Custom Connect has been hired to further enhance GNX’s business processes and service delivery.

CloudLinux CentOS Replacement Available in Q1, Named AlmaLinux

CloudLinux has named the free CentOS replacement AlmaLinux. Previously, it was code-named Project Lenix. This “forever-free” Linux distribution will be available in the first quarter this year.