Monday, October 23, 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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