The Digital Digest, Ep 3 – 15 May 2020
In this week’s The Digital Digest: as European nations come out of Draconian lockdown, governments all around bet on mobile apps to trace any potential outbreak hotspots, but what do those apps do for telecoms? Elsewhere, our oceans have seen an increase in cabling activity and data centre giants continue to report solid results and launching new services on top of expansions despite early fears that Covid-19 would derail plans.
Featuring editor-in-chief Joao Marques Lima and this week I’m joined by our editor-at-large Alan Burkitt-Gray, deputy editor Melanie Mingas and senior reporters Abigail Opiah and Natalie Bannerman, and our first podcast guest, Carl Roberts, partner at global management consultancy Hadaara Consulting.
Read the latest from the Data Economy Newsroom:
- Temasek’s Sygnia opens its APAC headquarters in Singapore
- MainOne begins construction on data centre in Ghana’s Appolonia City
- Park Place Technologies expands leadership team with appointment of CFO and CRO
- European Data Centres: FLAP markets on track to record 200MW of colocation take-up for the second consecutive year