News & Insider Reports

Limerick Data Center Facing Fierce Opposition from Public

Feb 8, 2019

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 […] more

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 […] more

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

Feb 8, 2019

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 […] more

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 […] more

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

Feb 8, 2019

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 […] more

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 […] more

CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 8

Feb 8, 2019

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 7, 2019: Google Selects Equinix for Curie Subsea Cable Landing Station: 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 […] more

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 7, 2019: Google Selects Equinix for Curie Subsea Cable Landing Station: 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 […] more

IX Reach Selects Djibouti Data Center for Network Expansion in Africa

Feb 7, 2019

MANCHESTER, UK – IX Reach has announced the expansion of its network into East Africa in partnership with the award-winning Djibouti Data Center, which was selected as the strategic hub for IX Reach’s African expansion thanks to its excellent reputation and unique position as the first and only Tier III carrier neutral ecosystem in east […] more

MANCHESTER, UK – IX Reach has announced the expansion of its network into East Africa in partnership with the award-winning Djibouti Data Center, which was selected as the strategic hub for IX Reach’s African expansion thanks to its excellent reputation and unique position as the first and only Tier III carrier neutral ecosystem in east […] more

T-Mobile and Sprint Announce NY as Second Location for Customer Experience Center, Creating 5600 Jobs

Feb 7, 2019

BELLEVUE, WA. & OVERLAND PARK, KS — T-Mobile U.S. and the Sprint Corporation have announced that, following their upcoming merger, the new company will locate the second of five New T-Mobile Customer Experience Centers in New York’s Greater Rochester area. This state-of-the-art customer support facility will support New T-Mobile customers and create at least 1,000 […] more

BELLEVUE, WA. & OVERLAND PARK, KS — T-Mobile U.S. and the Sprint Corporation have announced that, following their upcoming merger, the new company will locate the second of five New T-Mobile Customer Experience Centers in New York’s Greater Rochester area. This state-of-the-art customer support facility will support New T-Mobile customers and create at least 1,000 […] more

Lenovo Launches Digital Transformation Consulting Service in China

Feb 7, 2019

BEIJING, CHINA – Lenovo has officially launched Lenovo Consulting, its digital transformation consulting services. This move provides Lenovo opportunities to enable customers to immediately gain more value from their assets and find greater efficiency in their field service processes. It will serve as an extension of Lenovo’s larger Intelligent Transformation strategy, reflecting and reaffirming that Lenovo […] more

BEIJING, CHINA – Lenovo has officially launched Lenovo Consulting, its digital transformation consulting services. This move provides Lenovo opportunities to enable customers to immediately gain more value from their assets and find greater efficiency in their field service processes. It will serve as an extension of Lenovo’s larger Intelligent Transformation strategy, reflecting and reaffirming that Lenovo […] more

Pliops Raises $30 Million USD to Transform Data Center Infrastructure for Cloud, AI and Machine Learning

Feb 7, 2019

RAMAT GAN, Israel — Pliops, an innovator in Cloud storage solutions has closed a round of $30 Million USD Series B funding led by SoftBank Ventures Asia, with participation from all Series A investors including Intel Capital, State of Mind Ventures (SOMV) and Viola Ventures, along with Western Digital Capital and Xilinx. The over-subscribed round brings the total invested […] more

RAMAT GAN, Israel — Pliops, an innovator in Cloud storage solutions has closed a round of $30 Million USD Series B funding led by SoftBank Ventures Asia, with participation from all Series A investors including Intel Capital, State of Mind Ventures (SOMV) and Viola Ventures, along with Western Digital Capital and Xilinx. The over-subscribed round brings the total invested […] more

DenseLight Unveils Advanced Digital Control for Wind LIDAR’s Integrated Light Module

Feb 7, 2019

SAN JOSE, CA — POET Technologies and its wholly-owned subsidiary DenseLight Semiconductor today announced that samples of its new, advanced Integrated Light Module (ILM), designed specifically for high-performance wind LIDAR and other environmentally-stressed applications, will be available to customers in April in limited quantities. Because of expected high customer demand for this product, the DL-BF9D […] more

SAN JOSE, CA — POET Technologies and its wholly-owned subsidiary DenseLight Semiconductor today announced that samples of its new, advanced Integrated Light Module (ILM), designed specifically for high-performance wind LIDAR and other environmentally-stressed applications, will be available to customers in April in limited quantities. Because of expected high customer demand for this product, the DL-BF9D […] more

CapRE’s Data Center Industry Round Up for February 7

Feb 7, 2019

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 7, 2019: IX Reach Selects Djibouti Data Center for Network Expansion in Africa: IX Reach has announced the expansion of its network into East Africa in partnership with the award-winning Djibouti Data Center, which was selected as the […] more

Check out the latest in deals, development and disruptive technology in the data center space for February 7, 2019: IX Reach Selects Djibouti Data Center for Network Expansion in Africa: IX Reach has announced the expansion of its network into East Africa in partnership with the award-winning Djibouti Data Center, which was selected as the […] more