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CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 15

Feb 15, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  News

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 15, 2019: IBM’s Blockchain Available in Australia Data Centers: IBM’s blockchain platform is available out of its data center in Melbourne, ZDnet is first reporting. This move will reportedly allow customers with blockchain-based needs to run such applications … Continue reading “CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 15”

 

EU-funded Data Center Project, Greenest Facility Ever, Launched in Sweden

Feb 14, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Development  |  News

BODEN, SWEDEN — The town of Boden in Northern Sweden is now home to an EU-funded data center project, dubbed the Boden Type Data Center One, that aims to change the game when it comes to energy efficiency and construction costs. In fact, the facility hopes to be the most energy-efficient data center ever built. … Continue reading “EU-funded Data Center Project, Greenest Facility Ever, Launched in Sweden”

 

Google to Invest $13 Billion USD Across US in 2019

Feb 14, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Development  |  News

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai has announced via a blog post that the Alphabet company has big plans for the next year when it comes to data centers — $13 Billion USD worth of plans, in fact. “Today we’re announcing over $13 billion in investments throughout 2019 in data centers and offices … Continue reading “Google to Invest $13 Billion USD Across US in 2019”

 

Telefónica Selects Ixia for Visibility Solutions

Feb 14, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  Infrastructure  |  News

SANTA ROSA, CA — Telefónica has selected visibility solutions from Ixia, a Keysight Business, to provide a cost-effective, scalable, homogeneous visibility architecture for monitoring their physical and virtual networks worldwide. “With increasing monitoring requirements due to 5G and VoLTE, we needed a scalable, cost-effective monitoring solution for both our physical and virtual networks,” said Javier … Continue reading “Telefónica Selects Ixia for Visibility Solutions”

 

Ascenty Announces Direct Connectivity to IBM Cloud with Cloud Connect

Feb 14, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Digital Realty and Ascenty, have announced dedicated and private access directly to the IBM Cloud in its connectivity portfolio through IBM Cloud Direct Link.  This new service is designed to ensure network availability, security and scalability between the IBM Cloud and private data center environments. With the new service, Ascenty now … Continue reading “Ascenty Announces Direct Connectivity to IBM Cloud with Cloud Connect”

 

Oracle Accelerates Adoption of Enterprise Blockchain Worldwide

Feb 14, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

REDWOOD CITY, CA — Oracle has added new features to its blockchain platform to help users speed up the development, integration, and deployment of new blockchain-based applications. In the official press release by the tech giant, Oracle notes that businesses have struggled to implement blockchain networks within their existing ecosystems. The Oracle Blockchain Platform hopes … Continue reading “Oracle Accelerates Adoption of Enterprise Blockchain Worldwide”

 

Amazon to Acquire eero, First Mesh Home WiFi system

Feb 14, 2019  |  Capital Markets  |  Data Centers  |  News

SEATTLE, WA & SAN FRANCISCO, CA –Amazon and eero have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire eero. eero’s home mesh WiFi systems set up in minutes and blanket every room of a customer’s home in high-performing, reliable WiFi. eero uses multiple access points that work together as a system to … Continue reading “Amazon to Acquire eero, First Mesh Home WiFi system”

 

CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 14

Feb 14, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  News

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 14, 2019: Amazon to Acquire eero, First Mesh Home WiFi system: Amazon and eero have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire eero. The first mesh home WiFi system, eero blankets any home in reliable … Continue reading “CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 14”

 

IBM’s Watson AI Platform Now Available Anywhere

Feb 13, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — IBM announced a new chapter in the journey from AI experimentation to wide-scale deployment and industry transformation, making IBM’s Watson platform portable across any Cloud and empowered businesses to prevent vendor lock-in and start deploying AI wherever their data resides. “Businesses have largely been limited to experimenting with AI in siloes … Continue reading “IBM’s Watson AI Platform Now Available Anywhere”

 

Lenovo Announces Consumption-Based Infrastructure-as-a-Service: Lenovo TruScale

Feb 13, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC — Lenovo, has announced the arrival of Lenovo TruScale Infrastructure Services, a subscription-based platform that allows customers to use and pay for data center hardware and services – on-premise or at a customer-preferred location – without having to purchase the equipment. The press release from Lenovo reads: Today’s businesses, and today’s … Continue reading “Lenovo Announces Consumption-Based Infrastructure-as-a-Service: Lenovo TruScale”