Category: Europe

Q&A with Invest in Denmark: The Nordics May Be the Answer for Many Data Center Opportunities

Jan 22, 2019

COPENHAGEN — Invest in Denmark is the official investment promotion agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark. Invest in Denmark provides tailor-made solutions for foreign companies looking to set up or expand business or research activities in Denmark – free of charge and in full confidentiality. Jens Oerum is working as an Investment […] more

COPENHAGEN — Invest in Denmark is the official investment promotion agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark. Invest in Denmark provides tailor-made solutions for foreign companies looking to set up or expand business or research activities in Denmark – free of charge and in full confidentiality. Jens Oerum is working as an Investment […] more

From Seattle to Scandinavia, Microgrids Are a Vital Ingredient to the Data Center Mix

Jan 18, 2019

SEATTLE, WA — Power, power, power. That may be the mantra of data center operators doing site selection. But there are lots of ways to meet that need, and some of them are still in their early days. That’s why CapRE created a panel titled “Microgrids & Power Generation: How to Build a Secure, Reliable […] more

SEATTLE, WA — Power, power, power. That may be the mantra of data center operators doing site selection. But there are lots of ways to meet that need, and some of them are still in their early days. That’s why CapRE created a panel titled “Microgrids & Power Generation: How to Build a Secure, Reliable […] more

Equinix Acquires Hamburg Data Center

Jan 14, 2019

HAMBURG, GERMANY – Equinix has closed a transaction for the purchase of a commercial building at Vierenkamp 1, Hamburg, Germany, from Aspen REG 1. Management GmbH for $11 Million USD (€9 million). Equinix will invest another $25 Million USD (€22 million) to redevelop the space in phase one. The facility, which will be renamed the […] more

HAMBURG, GERMANY – Equinix has closed a transaction for the purchase of a commercial building at Vierenkamp 1, Hamburg, Germany, from Aspen REG 1. Management GmbH for $11 Million USD (€9 million). Equinix will invest another $25 Million USD (€22 million) to redevelop the space in phase one. The facility, which will be renamed the […] more

Switzerland Takes Aim at Crypto-Arena With New Blockchain Infrastructure

Dec 10, 2018

BERN, SWITZERLAND — Swiss Post and Swisscom has joined forces to build a simple, secure and sustainable infrastructure for blockchain-based applications in Switzerland. While the two firms will utilize the platform to operate their own blockchain services, they hope that the venture enables the Swiss economy the proper eco-system to quickly grab a leading position […] more

BERN, SWITZERLAND — Swiss Post and Swisscom has joined forces to build a simple, secure and sustainable infrastructure for blockchain-based applications in Switzerland. While the two firms will utilize the platform to operate their own blockchain services, they hope that the venture enables the Swiss economy the proper eco-system to quickly grab a leading position […] more

Gemalto Will Expand Across EU with New Data Centers

Nov 28, 2018

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS — Digital Security leader Gemalto will expanding its delivery footprint for Access Management-as-a-Service solutions across the European Union, with a slew of additional data centers in the region. These data centers will help Gemalto respond to rising demand for its cloud-based authentication and access management solutions while also helping European Union-based customers […] more

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS — Digital Security leader Gemalto will expanding its delivery footprint for Access Management-as-a-Service solutions across the European Union, with a slew of additional data centers in the region. These data centers will help Gemalto respond to rising demand for its cloud-based authentication and access management solutions while also helping European Union-based customers […] more