GTT Communications Announces UK, Europe Divisions

GTT Announces New UK and Europe Divisions GTT Communications Press Release August 6, 2018 MCLEAN, Va., August 6, 2018 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today an updated division structure following the acquisition of Interoute. GTT appointed Martin Ford as UK division president, with responsibility [...]

2018-08-07T14:33:09+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Telkom Kenya Launches Nairobi Data Center

Telkom Kenya Launches KSH.150M Data Center to Boost Colocation and Data Back-Up Telkom Kenya Press Release July 31, 2018 Nairobi, Kenya - Telkom has launched a KES 150Million data center in Nairobi’s Upper Hill to up its network quality, colocation and hosting services, Internet connectivity and local loop connectivity. The modernized open access facility at [...]

Virginia Beach: The Next Chapter

Virginia Beach: The Next Chapter By Hubert Souisa July 24, 2018 Increasing the Atlantic’s Resiliency, Stability and Capacity More than two years ago SemanticNet started working on the “Fibre Atlantic” concept – an open-access diverse fiber optic submarine cable system between Bordeaux, France and Virginia Beach. In our January 2016 article in SubTel Forum Magazine [...]

2018-07-26T13:20:54+00:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers, Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |

Spotlight on Asia Regional Cable Systems

Spotlight on Asia Regional Cable Systems By Andrew Oon July 24, 2018 A Data Center Perspective It has been a roller-coaster ride over the past 20 years, which is almost one design lifespan of a cable system.  In SubTel Forum Issue 100, Stephen Nielsen described the despondent state of the submarine cable industry in 2001, [...]

2018-07-26T02:16:41+00:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers, Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |

Equinix, Omantel To Build Data Center In Oman

Equinix And Omantel Enter Agreement To Build New Equinix Data Center In Oman Equinix Press Release July 6, 2018 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and MUSCAT, Oman, - Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, and Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel, a MSM listed company: OTEL), announced the companies have entered into a joint venture [...]

2018-07-06T14:51:04+00:00July 6th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , |

Equinix To Connect Vocus Cable In Australia, Singapore

Equinix To Connect Vocus Subsea Cable In Australia And Singapore By Sam Varghese, ITWire June 14, 2018 Interconnection and data centre company Equinix has announced that the Australia Singapore Cable, owned by Vocus, will be accessible in its International Business Exchange date centres in Singapore and six Australian metropolitan cities. The latter will include the [...]

2018-06-14T13:09:29+00:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , |

PAIX Strikes West African Data Centers Deal

PAIX Strikes West African Data Centers Deal In Growing Market By Antony Savvas, Data-Economy May 29, 2018 The partnership with NSIA Technologies will cover services to a long list of countries and serve the colocation needs of telcos, enterprises and others. PAIX Data Centres and NSIA Technologies have formed a joint venture to run carrier [...]

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+00:00May 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 [...]