STT GDC starts construction on eighth Singapore data center
STT Defu 3, which will span seven levels and more than 14,500 square metres, will be completed by the third quarter of 2022.
The world generated 64.2 zettabytes of data last year - but where did it all go?
Global Switch opens final stage of Hong Kong data center
Cloudera launches enterprise data platform on Google Cloud
IDC: cloud computing could prevent 1b tonnes of CO2 emissions
Increase in emergence of new cloud watering hole attacks
CBRE & Virtual Power Systems boost power intelligence in data centers
Cushman & Wakefield ranks top 10 data center locations worldwide
“The 2020 pandemic accelerated the change in corporate IT strategy, as companies rapidly shifted to the cloud."
Netrality expands partner program, adds incentives and enhancements
The Channel Partner & Strategic Alliances program is designed for Netrality Partners to leverage an ecosystem of providers to enhance and broaden their service offerings.
IFS launches cloud platform to deliver enterprise software
The company’s IFS Cloud service moves away from traditional legacy suites and software portfolios, replacing these with cloud-based services.
Equinix gets into the business of selling time
The company recently launched a ‘Time as a Service’ offering.for microsecond-precision.
IBM partners with Portworx by Pure Storage to help enterprises manage hybrid cloud workloads
“With the pace of cloud adoption accelerating, companies are increasingly turning to hybrid cloud to allow them to innovate more efficiently, while maintaining high levels of security and control."
The State of Data Virtualisation: Enterprises see data virtualisation as strong alternative to data warehouse solutions
"The rapid growth of data virtualisation is exposing major cracks in the business foundation that supports the technology."
Google Cloud publishes carbon emissions data for every cloud region
The company is tracking its progress by using a figure called the Carbon Free Energy Percentage (CFE%).
Lenovo DCG backs modernisation of Netherlands supercomputer
The company will become part of an effort to create the ‘largest and most powerful’ supercomputer in the Netherlands - a project worth €20 million.
Telcos concerned legacy tech will hold back DX progress
One report says that even though 65% of telcos have a clear roadmap to digitalisation, 70% struggle with legacy technology.
Microsoft unveils new Azure Arc hybrid and multicloud capabilities
Across industries, companies are investing in hybrid and multicloud technologies to ensure they have the flexibility to innovate anywhere and meet evolving business needs.
IBM hybrid cloud services now available on cloud, on premise or at the edge
"IBM Cloud Satellite brings a secured, unifying layer of cloud services for clients across environments, regardless of where their data resides."
NEXTDC launches 'first of its kind' carbon neutrality program
The program's aim is to decarbonise the digital economy’.
AMD unveils new EPYC processor for high performance computing
AMD has today launched a new EPYC processor designed for the data center industry, cloud, and enterprise customers.
ST Telemedia Global Data Centres plans for net carbon neutrality by 2030
The company admits it’s an ambitious goal, but it’s a necessary goal that recognises the efforts needed to address climate change.
Cloud4C to deliver SAP services on Google Cloud's Anthos
Together with Cloud4C, Google Cloud will help to create a Centre of Excellence which aims to help businesses modernise mission-critical IT within Cloud4C’s SAP service portfolio.
Unitas Global launches purpose-built SDN to deliver access from 'edge to everywhere'
The purpose-built network connects cloud providers, carrier-neutral data centres, SaaS applications, and edge access networks to form a multi-service global interconnection fabric, the company states.
Pure Storage upgrades its flagship software
The revamped solution delivers enhanced ransomware protection makes hybrid storage for data centre workloads obsolete with a third-generation FlashArray//C all-QLC platform.
Cloud infrastructure spending reaches almost $40b in 2020's final quarter
AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and Alibaba Cloud lead the cloud provider market, accounting for 65% of total cloud spend in the quarter.
StorageCraft to merge with data and ransomware protection provider, Arcserve
StorageCraft will be branded 'StorageCraft, an Arcserve Company'.
Jeff Bezos to resign as CEO of Amazon later this year
Bezos will transition to the role of executive chair in Q3 2021, with current Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy to succeed Bezos at that time.
Southern Cross Cables & Ciena partner on NEXT submarine cable
The 13,494 kilometre-long NEXT submarine cable that traverses the Pacific Ocean, which will be completed in early 2022.
How to utilise AI to optimise the cloud and Kubernetes workloads with CAST AI
In 2019, CAST AI saw the great potential in the fusion of AI and cloud, and the company was born: a cloud optimisation platform that reduces cloud costs, optimises DevOps, and uses AI to automate disaster recovery via multi-cloud.
Tencent Cloud to open internet data centre hub in Bahrain
“We will launch all necessary steps to set up a brand-new internet data centre in Bahrain to provide better coverage all over the Middle East and North African regions."
Seagate rolls out storage-as-a-service platform
Seagate and Equinix are partnering to extend the reach of Seagate’s brand new storage-as-a-service platform Lyve Cloud.
University commits 10 years to uncovering 'data centre of the future'
Researchers say about 1% of the world’s energy is used to power data centres - but that number will climb to as much as 8% by 2030.
Veritas recognised with Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for NetBackup
Veritas Technologies has been recognised for the second consecutive time as a 2021 Gartner Peer Insights Customers Choice in Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions.
Lenovo DCG onboards AMD's new EPYC processors
Lenovo's new servers and solutions contain AMD’s new EPYC 7003 processors, which were officially launched to market this week.
DE-CIX: 32 exabytes of data flowed through internet's veins in 2020
With as much as 32 exabytes of total traffic traversing networks - that’s the equivalent of a video call that lasts eight million years.
Microsoft launches industry clouds for nonprofit, manufacturing & financial sectors
Microsoft aims to empower people, recognise the power of partnership, and it remains committed to security, compliance, and trust.
APAC drives multi-billion dollar growth in private network deployments
The APAC market network opportunity will reach almost US$7 billion by 2025.
NEC develops next generation of subsea optical cable
"We continue to evaluate multiple technical options to further increase capacity and reduce the cost/bit of the networks."
Colt DCS' Inzai 1 data center receives Uptime Institute Stamp of Approval
By ensuring that management and operations measures are in place, data center downtime is minimized.
NEXTDC wins APAC Business Award
The company has been named 'Australia’s Most Reliable Data Centre Provider'.
Microsoft to launch data center region in Indonesia
The region aims to bring Azure services and upskill an additional three million Indonesians.
Data centers miss the mark on cooling, cost & CO2 savings
More than three million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions could be avoided if data center operators and providers made the effort to cut their data center cooling consumption by 30%.
Dell unveils hybrid client to support evolving IT and user needs
"In an increasingly cloud connected world, organisations need to easily deploy and maintain data and applications from a variety of locations without burdening IT teams or hindering employee productivity."
Southern Cross Cable selects Pioneer Consulting for shipboard representation
Pioneer Consulting will supervise operations including cable loading, freighter transfer, laying, post-lay inspections and burial, shore-end landings, and project management.