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T-Systems Announces Completion of Data Center Consolidation

Feb 11, 2019  |  Capital Markets  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  Infrastructure  |  News

BERLIN, GERMANY — T-Systems, the German global IT services and consulting division of Deutsche Telekom which has been operating at loss in recent months, has announced via a press release (originally written in German) the completion of their previously announced major data center consolidation. T-Systems’ number of data centers around the earth has decreased to … Continue reading “T-Systems Announces Completion of Data Center Consolidation”

 

Cryptos Post Crazy Gains to Close Week

Feb 11, 2019  |  Capital Markets  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

NEW YORK, NY — It seems that the numerous trading insiders who advised that investors troubled by crypto’s crash stay the course and play the long game might have been right all along. Crypto-currencies arose from their slump at the end of last week, posting the biggest gains for both Bitcoin and its rivals in … Continue reading “Cryptos Post Crazy Gains to Close Week”

 

Dell EMC Appoints General Manager for the Gulf Region

Feb 11, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  News

HOPKINGTON, MA — Dell EMC has named Havier Haddad as the General Manager for the Gulf region, including the countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar. Haddad will be responsible for growing and leading company strategies across high growth markets in the Gulf. Under his leadership, Dell EMC hopes to strengthen their commitment to driving … Continue reading “Dell EMC Appoints General Manager for the Gulf Region”

 

Ripple Announces New University Blockchain Research Initiative Partners, Expands to China and Singapore

Feb 11, 2019  |  Computing  |  Data Centers  |  News

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Ripple will infuse $50 Million USD into a roster of 11 universities to boost the bandwidth of crypto-focused research via a program called the University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI). This global initiative, first announced in June 2018, will now support 29 partners in total to fund academic research, technical development and … Continue reading “Ripple Announces New University Blockchain Research Initiative Partners, Expands to China and Singapore”

 

CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 11

Feb 11, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  News

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 7, 2019: T-Systems Announces Completion of Data Center Consolidation: T-Systems, the German global IT services and consulting division of Deutsche Telekom which has been operating at loss in recent months, has announced via a press release (originally written … Continue reading “CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 11”

 

Google Selects Equinix for Curie Sub-Sea Cable Landing Station

Feb 8, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Infrastructure  |  News

REDWOOD CITY, CA — Google has selected Equinix for its Los Angeles area cable landing station supporting the Curie subsea cable system, the first sub-sea cable to Chile in the last 20 years. In the U.S., the cable will land directly at the Equinix LA4 International Business Exchange data center located in El Segundo, CA. Google has … Continue reading “Google Selects Equinix for Curie Sub-Sea Cable Landing Station”

 

Facebook Opens Los Lunas Data Center

Feb 8, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Development  |  News

LOS LUNAS, NM – Facebook’s $1 Billion USD data center in Los Lunas, New Mexico is officially open. One out of six buildings (and two of the 22 data halls) are open, while the rest remain under construction or in development. Facebook projects that the remaining five buildings will be open by 2024. Over 150 … Continue reading “Facebook Opens Los Lunas Data Center”

 

Limerick Data Center Facing Fierce Opposition from Public

Feb 8, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  News

LIMERICK, IRELAND — A floating €35 Million data center proposed for the Ted Russell Dock in Limerick, Ireland that would employ up to 124 workers is facing a wealth of opposition from local business. According to The Limerick Leader, who broke the story, a total of 17 parties have submitted a response to the planning … Continue reading “Limerick Data Center Facing Fierce Opposition from Public”

 

NEXTDC’s Melbourne Data Center Certified Australia’s First 5-Star Facility by NABERS

Feb 8, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Industry News  |  News  |  Security & Compliance

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA — NEXTDC has announced that their M1data center in Melbourne, Australia has been certified as Australia’s first 5-star rated data center infrastructure facility by the National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS). This distinction demonstrates NEXTDC’s commitment to global leadership in energy efficiency and sustainability. Their certification through NABERS has set a high … Continue reading “NEXTDC’s Melbourne Data Center Certified Australia’s First 5-Star Facility by NABERS”

 

Red Hat Extends Data Center Infrastructure Control & Automation with Latest CloudForms

Feb 8, 2019  |  Data Centers  |  Infrastructure  |  News

RALEIGH, N.C. — Red Hat has announced the availability of Red Hat Cloudforms 4.7, the latest version of its highly scalable infrastructure management tool. Red Hat CloudForms 4.7 includes deeper integration with Red Hat Ansible Automation and new infrastructure integrations designed to help streamline and simplify IT management across hybrid cloud infrastructure. Red Hat believes … Continue reading “Red Hat Extends Data Center Infrastructure Control & Automation with Latest CloudForms”