Virginia: The Data Center Capital Of The World

Virginia: The Data Center Capital Of The World By Vinay Nagpal May 21, 2018 Now At The Confluence Of Five Continents Northern Virginia is currently the leading data center market in the world, and the data center development in the region is showing no signs of slowing down. Loudoun County in particular clearly takes the [...]

2018-05-24T01:13:08+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers, Magazine|Tags: , , , |

Interxion Opens Its Second Data Centre In Marseille

Interxion Opens MRS2, Its Second Data Centre In Marseille Interxion Press Release May 16, 2018 PARIS, FRANCE – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that it has officially opened the first phase of MRS2, Interxion’s second data centre in Marseille. Less than [...]

Equinix Closes Metronode Acquisition

Equinix Closes Metronode Acquisition To Become Market Leader In Australia Equinix Press Release April 18, 2018 REDWOOD CITY, California - Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data centers company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Metronode, a leading data center provider operating facilities throughout Australia. The acquisition makes Equinix the market leader [...]

ACA International To Invest In Virginia Beach Data Center

ACA International to Invest $52 Million for 130,000-Square-Foot Data Center in Virginia Beach By City of Virginia Beach Press Release April 17, 2018 Virginia Beach, Virginia - Assured Communications Advisors International (ACA International), an international telecommunications consultancy firm headquartered in Vint Hill, Virginia, has announced plans to invest $52 million in Virginia Beach to open [...]

New Google Cloud Data Center Being Built In Osaka

New Google Cloud Data Center Is Being Built In Osaka, Japan By Mark Real, AndroidHeadlines February 9, 2018 Google has recently announced that it will open a new Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in Osaka, Japan. This will be the second Google Cloud region in the East Asian country after the search giant opened a [...]

2018-03-14T17:48:18+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , |

ROOT Data Center Adds GTT PoP in Montreal

ROOT Data Center Adds GTT Point of Presence in Montreal Facility ROOT Data Center Press Release February 1, 2018 MONTREAL, Canada – ROOT Data Center, specializing in next-gen colocation that extends beyond security and reliability, announces today that GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, has established a Point of Presence (PoP) in ROOT’s Montreal facility, MTL-R2, Canada’s [...]

2018-03-14T17:39:38+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , |

Liquid Telecom Invests $110m In DataCenter Expansion

Liquid Telecom Invests Almost $110m In Data Center Expansion By Tanwen Dawn-Hiscox January 31, 2018 African telecommunications group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet, has increased the capacity and doubled the size of its carrier-neutral data centers in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The investment, totalling 1.3 billion Rand ($109.75m) over the past twelve months, is [...]

2018-03-14T17:41:34+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , |

Colt Data Centers Expand On Demand Services In Asia

Colt Data Centers Expand On Demand Services In Asia Colt Technology Services Press Release January 22, 2018 London, United Kingdom - Colt Technology Services has announced today that it will bolster its On Demand SDN service by expanding further into the Asia Pacific region, with the end goal being to deliver a truly global service. [...]

2018-03-14T17:43:15+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , |

Metronode Sold To Equinix For $1 billion

By Paul Smith, Financial Review December 18, 2017 The Australian managing director of US data centre giant Equinix said it is in a position to capture a bigger portion of the national market from rival providers after it sealed a $1.035 billion deal to buy Aussie provider Metronode on Monday. The deal, revealed by Street [...]

2018-03-14T17:44:13+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|

Global Switch Launches Hong Kong Data Center

By Paul Mah, DatacenterDynamics December 13, 2017 Global Switch today launched its latest data center in Hong Kong, the company’s eleventh globally. Located at the Tseung Kwan O (TKO) Industrial Estate, the new HK$5 billion facility is offering a full range of cloud and managed services to customers, supported by resilient power and cooling infrastructure. [...]

2017-12-13T10:36:39+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , |