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 [...]

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 [...]

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

Microsoft Deploys Underwater Data Center

Microsoft Deploys An Underwater Submarine-Like Data Center To Boost Internet Speeds By Ryan Brown, CNBC June 6, 2018 Microsoft has deployed a submarine-like data center into the waters off the coast of Orkney, a group of islands located off Scotland. The tech giant said Wednesday that it had sunk the 40-foot-long vessel from the European [...]

2018-06-06T11:12:42-04:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|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 [...]

Subsea Capacity Outlook – Big Data Driving Big Bandwidth

Subsea Capacity Outlook - Big Data Driving Big Bandwidth By Kieran Clark May 21, 2018 Big Data. Data centers. Over-The-Top (OTT) Providers. Cloud Services. Video Streaming. Artificial Intelligence. What do all of these have in common? They are involved in nearly every aspect of modern life and have a near insatiable need for telecommunications bandwidth. [...]

2018-05-24T02:00:52-04:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: Magazine, State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |