CAPRE’s Data Center Round Up for December 5, 2019

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Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center industry for December 5, 2019: Datto Selects Aligned Energy for Ongoing Expansion: Aligned Energy, a leading data center provider offering innovative, sustainable and adaptable colocation and build-to-scale solutions for cloud, enterprise, and managed service providers, announces today that Datto, Inc., the leading global provider of IT solutions delivered through managed service providers (MSPs), has selected Aligned’s Salt Lake Metro data center for its ongoing expansion. Datto offers business continuity and disaster recovery, networking, business management, and file backup and sync solutions that empower small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to compete in vertical markets across the globe. Aligned’s West Jordan data center is strategically located to provide robust, high-speed connectivity infrastructure and access to a wide range of carriers and telecommunications providers. Datto is now able to expand its service capabilities and footprint as well as add additional redundancy. Innio Report finds Data Center Energy Demand Has Driven New Power Strategies: Data Center Frontier has published a white paper by Innio which explores how growing data center electricity demand has paved the way for a new generation of data center solutions and data center power strategies. "Data center energy usage has been increasing dramatically, and the trend isn’t stopping. Delivering lower emissions and the option of longer run times, fast-start natural gas generators and other data center solutions can provide electricity when data center operators need it,"…