Thursday, August 17, 2017


Weekly Roundup | Equinix sued?, Oracle expands DCs worldwide, Facebook goes to Denmark, Trump in the White House, Russia’s new EU link and more



World News

 

Dell EMC goes all cloud, launchs software-defined data protection for DCs

 

Oracle to launch data centres in Turkey, USA and UK

 

Megaport expands global interconnectivity footprint

 

How to measure data centre availability at the IoT edge

 

North America News

 

Los Angeles 424,000 sqf data centre turns Indonesia-USA subsea cable base

 

Veeam scores $607m in revenues, hybrid cloud economy drives business

 

Never before there was so much data centre space in North America

 

Why HPE just spent $650m on SimpliVity

 

How IBM is helping the US Army with its cloud data centres

 

US sues Oracle over workplace discrimination

 

DataBank buys rival colo, tops over one million sgt of data centre space

 

Asia-Pacific News

 

IoT, finance and manufacturing lead Colt to bulk up Asian network

 

Inspur, DDN join to speed global HPC adoption

 

Central – Latin America News

 

Equinix ends Brazil’s 24 days ‘digital blackout’ affecting 16,000 organisations
 

Equinix faces being sued after 16,000 lose server access in Brazil’s ‘largest digital blackout’

 

IaaS market in Latin America tipped for $9.3bn revenues

 

European News

 

Open source startup profits on cloud demand from BT, EBU and 12,000 others

 

Facebook to open $100m Denmark data centre by 2020

 

EU, Russia come closer with new fiber optic route

 

First direct Irish-French subsea cable to avoid Brexit UK

 

Middle East & Africa News

 

Tanzania wants public sector to stop wasting money building data centres