CAPRE’s Digital Infrastructure Round Up for March 10, 2020: Facebook to Invest in new Fiber Route for Western NC

Check out the latest in deals, new development and innovative strategies in hyperscale, colocation, 5G, cloud migration, cloud services, edge compute, Hybrid IT, power, cooling and energy efficiency for March 10, 2020: Facebook to Invest in new Fiber Route for Western NC: MCNC, the non-profit operator of the North Carolina Research and Education Network, has announced a collaboration with Facebook to make high-speed broadband available to nearly 30 Community Anchor Institutions (CAIs) in the western North Carolina counties of Rutherford, Burke, Caldwell, Wilkes, and Surry. These North Carolina communities will access high-speed broadband at the CAIs throughout the five counties. These institutions include education, health care and non-profit facilities such as community colleges, charter schools, treatment facilities and government offices where residents will be able to access high-speed connectivity. Amdocs and Google Cloud Announce Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Communication Providers’ Journeys to the Cloud: Amdocs and Google Cloud today announced a strategic partnership to deliver Amdocs’ leading OSS and BSS systems on Google Cloud and to create solutions and services to help communications companies modernize, automate and digitize with the cloud. As part of the Amdocs and Google Cloud joint go-to-market initiative announced today, Amdocs is also proud to announce that Altice USA has gone live with Amdocs data and intelligence systems on  Google Cloud. Altice USA is an early mover in driving better intelligence into their core operations for enhanced customer insights and experiences. Under this new partnership, Amdocs…