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Gartner opinion: The data centre is dead
Gartner's managing VP says by 2025, 80% of enterprises will have shut down their traditional data centre, versus 10% today.
Investing.com invests with Equinix to deploy closer to APAC customers
Equinix says the company's move highlights the need for decentralized IT infrastructure to deliver on today’s demands.
Digital Realty opens up IBM Cloud access in 70 global data centres
Digital Realty today announced that it will be expanding its dedicated access to the IBM Cloud in 15 major metropolitan areas around the globe.
Opinion: Super-fast IoT enabled 5G is right around the corner - or is it?
Steven Carlini says telcos are falling over themselves to be the first to offer 5G services, but it looks like Asian telcos have the inside line.
Opinion: A clear definition of AI for colocation providers
Schneider Electric's Patrick Donovan discards all the hype and confusion surrounding 'AI' and paints a clear picture for now and the future.
Flexential announces new Atlanta 70,000 square-foot data center
The hybrid IT data center solution provider says it's confident in Atlanta as it's data center market is currently in high demand.
Photo Gallery: Interxion celebrates London expansion with LON3 launch
Last night Interxion hosted an event on the top floor of the City Hall with 360 degree views to mark the launch of its third London data centre.
Equinix to open new data centre in Oman, connecting EMEA
Equinix is partnering with a local telco to launch a new data centre in an attempt to connect the region that sits between Europe, Africa and Asia.
3 influencers to the revolutionary growth in demand for colocation data centres
If we look at colocation data center growth throughout the world, Asia is unequivocally leading in demand and speed to market.
Basefarm’s new recruit shares insights on EU data centre industry
“Data is the backbone of the digital revolution and we're seeing a big change in the data centre market because of it."
AT&T offloads 31 data centers to trim $1.1b off colossal debt
The giant telco reportedly has $189 billion of debt, and the data center sale (18 in the US and 13 international) is a move to reduce that.
Artificial Intelligence: A definition for colocation providers
Schneider Electric's Patrick Donovan argues the differences between AI and ML, and how they will affect the colocation data center industry.
Diligent launches AU data centre for clients wanting data onshore
The governance technology specialist says it will be equipped to better serve its government and clients with the new Canberra data centre.
Digital Realty turns old printing plant into third Toronto data center
Digital Realty has converted what was once Toronto's largest newspaper facility into one of the most efficient and reliable data centers in the area.
Rackspace unveils new colocation services offering
The company says the new service is only colocation solution that offers managed services across all top four public cloud platforms.
Kao Data to become Europe’s first OCP-certified data centre
Kao Data’s London One facility has met the requirements for companies looking to harness benefits of Open Compute Project (OCP) equipment.
Relentless demand drives expansion of Hydro66 data centre
Later this year Hydro66 will make available 8 MW and 400 racks over 1,000 square metres of IT space at its colocation data centre in Sweden.
7 questions to ask before you sign with colocation provider
Your IT staff could spend considerable time at the colocation site or possibly require a permanent presence.
Why water use is a key consideration when cooling your data center
For years in data center circles we’ve been talking about Power Usage Effectiveness, or PUE.
Interxion officially opens first phase of new French data centre
Interxion is continuing its expansion throughout Europe after cutting the ribbon of the first phase of its new data centre in Marseille.
GDPR may help colocation companies sort through data sovereignty regulations
Data sovereignty is becoming increasingly important to colocation providers and so Schneider Electric's Mark Bidinger discusses GDPR's implications.
The colocation market conditions you need to know about before picking a provider
As the market expands, so does your ability to find an outstanding collaborative provider who can establish a right-sized approach just for you.
Floating data center: Future on the high seas?
There was a time when data center owners and operators wanted water, or any liquid, as far away from their IT equipment as possible.
Cyxtera expands data center colocation portfolio with new on-demand connectivity offerings
“It can take months to deploy a single application, from provisioning circuits to building out infrastructure in a colocation cage.”