CAPRE’s Data Center Round Up for October 14, 2019

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Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center industry for October 14, 2019: For 20th anniversary, OVH Rebrands to OVHcloud: In an attempt to align its identity with its business development strategy in order to support its international growth, OVH is rebranding to become OVHCloud on its 20th anniversary, which was marked by a major event in at Port de Versailles, outside of Paris, late last week. The company’s goal is to offer a European alternative in the cloud market and its 20th anniversary marks a new milestone in its growth. OVHcloud will continue to demonstrate its capacity for international growth, support and innovation. It is resolutely focused on the cloud and intends to contribute to an emerging ecosystem of trusted solutions in Europe. ServerFarm Acquires 5NINES Global Holdings: ServerFarm has completed the acquisition of 5NINES Global Holdings and will integrate the orgazisation's employees, customers, subsidiaries, operations and assets into ServerFarm's global business. This development expands ServerFarm's network to several new locations around Europe and the U.S., while boosting the company's ability to deliver highly effective digital transformations for global enterprises.   Since 2016, UK-headquartered 5NINES Global Holdings has developed unique data centre platforms delivering colocation and managed data centre services. Acquiring data centres owned by global enterprises has delivered back to customers an asset-light, consumption-based service, reducing operating costs and releasing previously stranded spare capacity to the market. 5NINES Global Holdings' rapid success has grown…