CAPRE’s Data Center Round Up for October 1, 2019

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Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center industry for October 1, 2019: STL Acquires European Data Centre Design and Deployment Company: STL, a global data network solutions company, today announced the acquisition of IDS Group, a data centre network infrastructure design and deployment specialist based in the United Kingdom. IDS Group is a niche solution provider of design and deployment offerings for hyper scale data centres. These solutions are for cloud and colocation providers coupled with containment solutions for 'inside' data centres' infrastructure requirements. IDS is a key partner to two of the top four global cloud companies for their data centre connectivity needs with one relationship extending continuously for the last ten years. The company has a pan European presence with a dedicated partner ecosystem for flawless execution.  As part of the overall transaction structure, STL will acquire 100% stake in UK based Impact Data Solutions Limited (IDS) and its affiliate, together represented as IDS Group. The acquisition solidifies STL's position in the cloud and data centre market and brings access to two of the top global cloud providers into its customer pool. This acquisition brings STL one step closer towards its journey of expanding its addressable market to $75Bn by 2023. Chesterfield County Approves Plan for "Mega" Solar Farm + Data Center: The Richmond BizScene is reporting that the supervisors for Chesterfield County, VA  have unanimously approved a plan to develop…