Monday, October 23, 2017


Weekly Roundup: Google, Amazon, Equinix latest data centre adventures, Billions of Dollars in the making around data centres, and Asia’s packed week



World News

IBM brings quantum computing to the masses

 

Data is NOW a major business asset for any decision maker

 

ONLY 5 in 100 women CEOs in the world’s top global cloud service providers

 

North America News

Sources. Data centre REIT Carter Validus to be sold in $3.5bn acquisition

 

Facebook data centre will generate $65m of tax revenues in New Mexico

 

HPE spends $1bn in its latest all-flash data centre push

 

Here’s how Equinix plans to finance its $3.6bn Verizon data centre acquisition

 

Official. HPE’s OpenStack IaaS and Cloud Foundry PaaS now part of SUSE

 

Switch opens (another) one of the world’s largest data centre campus

 

Asia-Pacific News

Singapore just landed another multi-million dollar data centre

 

ChinaCache sells DC business as industry climbs towards $10bn revenues

 

These are ALL the champions of APAC’s future $32bn data centre economy

 

Huawei’s road to top $15tr digital industries market lies in the cloud

 

TCCtech expands in Thailand amid explosive data centre demand

 

Central – Latin America News

Equinix opens its largest Latin America data centre to date

 

European News

Report. Zayo expands French data centre footprint with secret acquisition

 

ALL Colt’s London data centres linked to AWS and Microsoft Azure

 

Zayo confirms opening of French data centre

 

One of Russia’s largest data centres just got bigger

 

Dublin readies for arrival of ‘world-class American business’ with €100m DC

 

Yahoo! CFO enters Zerto board of directors amid explosive cloud demand

 

Project G. Dublin proves hot spot with brand new Amazon €1bn DC campus

 

Google to open cloud data centres in Canada, the US and the Netherlands

 

Middle East & Africa News

SAP to open cloud data centre in Qatar

 

Dubai DC bags Verizon as customer, builds cloud platform with Epsilon

 

Hurricane Electric embarks on massive MEA network expansion