Saturday, June 24, 2017


Weekly roundup: Equinix’s lesson on Brexit, Asia market keeps growing fast, UK’s largest data centre campus gets £33m in funding



World News

IoT spend to top $3tr by 2020 with data centres set to reap the benefits

 

IoT spend is reaching $3tr but half of orgs fail to embrace the movement

 

North America News

New York could land one of the US’s (and world) largest data center campus

 

Super Bowl Forces US Telcos To Boost Capacity By Up To 450%

 

OVH to open third North America data center

 

HPE container vision puts Mesosphere DC/OS into hybrid DC infrastructure

 

SaskTel adds another Tier III data centre to its Canadian fleet

 

US data center development spend to hit $3.1bn in 2017

 

REIT CyrusOne targets Southeast US in $490m data center shopping spree

 

$400m wind farm used by AWS data centres kicks off full production

 

Intel’s future lies with data centres as market grows to $65bn revenues

 

Chicago startup raises $25m, plans European data centre

 

Citrix, Equinix corporate director joins Talend board

 

JP Morgan Chase behind America’s next mega data center campus

 

Rubrik buckles up for intense cloud economy ride as bookings top $100m

 

Asia-Pacific News

India tells Reliance Jio Infocomm it has 24 months to build $45m data centre

 

Hong Kong Internet eXchange announces mega expansion, signs into NTT Com, Telehouse and SUNeVision data centres

 

Dubai gov’t partners with IBM for cloud blockchain trial

 

Amsterdam INX opens in Mumbai as internet penetration deepens

 

Chinese blockchain, HPC giant to open first international DC in Sweden

 

Central – Latin America News

EdgeConneX lands new Miami edge data center to serve South America
 

European News

Exclusive. UK’s largest data centre campus tops £68m in funding

 

Claranet expands public cloud footprint to Italy

 

Microsoft UK data centres now allow Azure customers to backup, restore data

 

Equinix proves Brexit wrong with acquisition of British data centre hub

 

Europe’s largest data centre campus operator sets out post-Brexit roadmap

 

Nokia lends a hand to 3 UK with Facebook data centre technology

 

British colo LDeX arms itself with BT, Equinix, Telecity former director

 

Middle East & Africa News

Raya Holding plans IPO of Egypt data centre business for Q2 2017

 

Kaminario launches new all-flash storage platform

 

Pan-African telco group acquires Tanzania’s ISP Raha

 

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