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Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT to Merge with Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II

Apr 19, 2019  |  Capital Markets  |  Data Centers  |  News

TAMPA, FL — Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT and Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II have entered into a definitive agreement to merge in a stock and cash transaction, creating an entity valued at approximately $3.2 Billion USD. CVMC REIT I stockholders will receive $1.00 USD per share in cash and .4681 shares of CVMC … Continue reading “Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT to Merge with Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II”

 

Gartner Report: Global IT Spending to Grow 1.1% in 2019, Could Decline as Server Prices Drop

Apr 19, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  News

STAMFORD, CT — According to the latest revised forecast by Gartner, Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.79 Trillion USD in 2019, an increase of 1.1% from 2018. However that could decline as server prices drop. The data center systems segment will experience the largest decline in 2019 with a decrease of 2.8 percent … Continue reading “Gartner Report: Global IT Spending to Grow 1.1% in 2019, Could Decline as Server Prices Drop”

 

Informa Engage Report: Data Center Employees Largely Satisfied With Jobs

Apr 19, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  News

LONDON, UK — A new report by Informa Engage & Data Center Knowledge about workplace satisfaction in data centers that finds data center employees feel positively about their jobs, but do report heavy demands. Key findings include: 72% of respondents generally agreeing with the statement “I love my current job,” while about 33% strongly agreed … Continue reading “Informa Engage Report: Data Center Employees Largely Satisfied With Jobs”

 

Prince William County Tax Hike on Data Centers Fails with Tie Vote

Apr 19, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Development  |  News

WOODBRIDGE, VA — A special meeting of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors convened Wednesday night to consider a tax hike on data centers, which failed after a 4-4 tie vote. Chairman Corey Stewart hoped to advance a bill that would increase taxes on the seven data centers located in Prince William County, which … Continue reading “Prince William County Tax Hike on Data Centers Fails with Tie Vote”

 

CAPRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for April 19

Apr 19, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  News

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for April 19, 2019: Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT to Merge with Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II: Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT and Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II have entered into a definitive agreement to merge in a … Continue reading “CAPRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for April 19”

 

New Continuum Data Centers & AlefEdge Unveil Edge Applications and Services in Chicago

Apr 19, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  Infrastructure

NEW YORK & WEST CHICAGO, IL — AlefEdge and New Continuum Data Centers have announced an easy way for greater Chicago regional network operators and application providers to deliver next-generation wireless services. The deployment of Alef’s solution at New Continuum enables Chicago region operators to easily offer next generation Edge Internet services. Based in New … Continue reading “New Continuum Data Centers & AlefEdge Unveil Edge Applications and Services in Chicago”

 

Applied Optoelectronics Announces 400G Short Reach Transceiver

Apr 19, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Infrastructure  |  News

SUGAR LAND, TX — Applied Optoelectronics, a leading provider of fiber-optic access network products for the data center, cable broadband, telecom and fiber-to-the-home markets, has announced initial sample availability of 400G SR8 high-speed optical transceivers. AOI’s 400G SR8 transceiver utilizes PAM-4 encoding to deliver 50 Gbps data throughput on each of 8 separate multi-mode optical … Continue reading “Applied Optoelectronics Announces 400G Short Reach Transceiver”

 

Intel to Forego 5G Smartphone Modem Business In Favor of 5G & Data-Centric Focus

Apr 18, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  Infrastructure

SANTA CLARA, CA — Intel has announced its intention to exit the 5G smartphone modem business and complete an assessment of the opportunities for 4G and 5G modems in PCs, internet of things devices and other data-centric devices. Intel will also continue to invest in its 5G network infrastructure business. The company will continue to … Continue reading “Intel to Forego 5G Smartphone Modem Business In Favor of 5G & Data-Centric Focus”

 

e-shelter Opens Its First Data Center in the Netherlands

Apr 18, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Development  |  News

AMSTERDAM — NTT Communications Corporation, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, launches the latest campus “Amsterdam 1 Data Center” or “AMS1”, which is its first in the Netherlands, through e-shelter, a subsidiary of NTT Com and one of the leading data center providers in Europe. Over 250 guests, including customers, … Continue reading “e-shelter Opens Its First Data Center in the Netherlands”

 

Cherry Servers Launches Bare Metal Cloud for High Performance Computing

Apr 18, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

SIAULIAI, LITHUANIA — Cherry Servers has launched a cloud platform based on bare metal machines that is cost-effective and simple to use. With specialized infrastructure and hardware level control, even the most demanding workloads can be handled at ease. Cherry Servers is one of the leading hosting companies in Europe since 2001. As IT market … Continue reading “Cherry Servers Launches Bare Metal Cloud for High Performance Computing”