Data Center

ServerFarm Expands European Presence with Amsterdam Data Center Acquisition

By |2019-11-13T17:54:09-05:00November 13th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, Data Center, data center news, General, Global Telecommunications, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ServerFarm has branched out into the Amsterdam market! With a strategic acquisition of its SF AMS1 facility, the innovative data center services provider has grown its European portfolio. SF AMS1, home to a number of global enterprises, is highly connected with over 100,000 square feet of available shell space ideal for cloud, low latency, and edge [...]

Digital Infra Montreal: Stream Data Centers to Host Facility Tour

By |2019-11-05T17:52:50-05:00November 5th, 2019|Categories: Canada, Data Center, data center build, data center construction, data center events, data center news, data center tour|Tags: , , , , , |

Stream Data Centers is heading to Digital Infra Montreal, an international event examining the role that digital infrastructure can play in helping society create an environmentally sustainable future. On November 11, the data center solutions provider will host a private tour for attendees of Digital Infra Montreal, which takes place on November 12. Guests will have [...]

EdgeConneX Celebrates Innovation Award Win

By |2019-10-31T19:35:36-05:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: awards, carrier, Data Center, General, global carrier, hyperscale, telecom awards|Tags: , , , , , , |

The 15th annual Global Carrier Awards was a lot of glitz, innovation, technology and fun all rolled into one event.  With over 400 in attendance, this year’s event was a big success, bringing together the industry’s movers and shakers who joined in celebration of a remarkable year of accomplishments. EdgeConneX was proud to bring home the [...]

Digital Transformation Accelerated: ServerFarm and TD Securities Complete $200 Million Recapitalization

By |2019-10-03T13:29:40-05:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: business expansion, Business Process Outsourcing, Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , |

For ServerFarm, digital transformation is the key to growth. The help drive that, the innovative data center developer and operator has successfully completed a $200 million credit facility led by TD Securities as part of a strategic recapitalization and financing program. Organizations globally are focused on accelerating their digital transformations and embracing cloud, edge and IoT. [...]

Wirewerks’ New Fiber Distribution Frame Wins 2019 CI&M Innovators Award

By |2019-10-03T09:59:05-05:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: cable, cabling, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Wirewerks announced that its new breakthrough NextSTEP Fiber Distribution Frame (NSDF) received the Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2019 Innovators Award during the BICSI Fall Conference in Las Vegas this week.  Just last week, Wirewerks launched its new NextSTEP™ Fiber Distribution Frame (NSDF), the industry’s first high-density modular fiber distribution frame with integrated vertical cable management designed [...]

DE-CIX and EdgeConneX Work Together in Munich

By |2019-09-26T16:33:01-05:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, DE-CIX, edge, fiber, General, Global Telecommunications, interconnection, Internet Exchange, peering, Peering exchange, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX ®, pioneers in edge data center development, and DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator, just shared some exciting news out of Munich today. In order to improve its ability to handle surging volumes of network traffic in southern Germany and beyond, DE-CIX is upgrading its equipment in the EdgeConneX Munich (EDCMUC01) data center [...]

Hyperscale Technology for Everyone – Data Center Providers Unite 

By |2019-09-26T13:07:07-05:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: artificial intelligence, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Data Center, data center news, General, hybrid cloud, hyperscale|Tags: , , , , , |

The Data is Out! As part of its mission to deliver a global circular IT ecosystem,  ITRenew, is teaming up with tech and data center organizations to drive real change globally. The company has a call to arms for hyperscalers to invest in enabling, and for downstream markets to take advantage of opportunities and demand circular [...]

ITRenew Drives Transformation of a Global Circular IT Ecosystem at OCP Regional Summit

By |2019-09-19T10:56:40-05:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

 Hyperscale for Everyone! Currently, the global IT industry is responsible for 4% of global emissions and may be on track to double that percentage by 2025, according to industry experts. Today, ITRenew, the world’s leading provider of circular data center solutions to cloud service providers, announced it is leading the global conversation to reverse that damaging [...]

EdgeConneX® and Megaport: Bringing the Cloud Locally to Munich

By |2019-09-12T17:17:16-05:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Data Center, edge, General, Global Telecommunications, hybrid cloud, Multi cloud, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, ultra-low latency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Germany’s tech hubs are continuing to heat up with surging demand for scalable, on-demand connectivity to cloud service providers. In Munich, where most businesses operating in the city are based elsewhere, this trend is especially hot. After all, the ability to move data efficiently between locations and applications is essential to guaranteeing service performance and better [...]

eStruxture Data Centers Welcomes Cogent Communications into its MTL-2 Facility

By |2019-09-11T17:53:32-05:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |

Montreal gets a little more well-connected today, as eStruxture, a prominent Canadian provider of network and cloud-neutral data center solutions, announces its expanded partnership with Cogent Communications. The two companies have already been in business together, with Cogent’s presence in eStruxture’s MTL-1 data center, but the two have decided to expand their partnership further across Montreal. [...]

365 Data Centers Acquires New Jersey Data Center

By |2019-09-09T17:32:04-05:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

365 Data Centers has made a couple of major announcements today. The company has acquired the NYI-NJ data center in Bridgewater, New Jersey. The 25,000-square-foot facility offers an immediate 2.3MW of capacity 40 miles from New York City. The building is strategically located between 365’s Philadelphia and New York City facilities, making it ideal for production, [...]

West Carolina Tel Selects Colo Atl for Colocation and Interconnection to Enhance Network Reliability

By |2019-09-05T11:37:27-05:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: colocation, customer win, Data Center, data center news, interconnection, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

West Carolina Tel (WCTEL) Selects Colo Atl for Superior Interconnection and Colocation Services Colo Atl, an American Tower company and the leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection services at 55 Marietta Street in Atlanta, announces today that West Carolina Tel (WCTEL) has selected Colo Atl for premium interconnection and colocation services as its [...]

GlobeNet Renews ICREA Certifications for Barranquilla Data Center

By |2019-09-03T20:59:01-05:00September 3rd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Global Telecommunications, GlobeNet, Latin America, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Good news for GlobeNet, a wholesale provider of telecoms infrastructure in the Americas! The International Computer Room Experts Association (ICREA) has once again granted the company’s data center in Barranquilla, Colombia its Level IV and sustainability certifications.  Founded in 1999 in Mexico City, ICREA’s presence is felt globally with members in 23 countries around the world. [...]

Military Vets Are Pressure-Tested to Begin Successful Data Center Careers

By |2019-08-30T01:30:13-05:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Data Center Knowledge, hiring news, technology trends, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom hires, telecom networking event, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Lee Kirby is the Co-Founder and Chairman of Salute Mission Critical, a premier IT data center lifecycle services company that recruits, trains and transforms military veterans into world class data center technicians. As Kirby once commented, civilians tend to think of Willem Dafoe in “Platoon” when they hear the word infantry. And yet many of Salute’s [...]

DataBank Increases Connectivity and Peering Options in Minnesota

By |2019-08-15T17:37:00-05:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, data center news, data transport, Internet Exchange, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications, VoIP, VoIP service|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Customers now have access to Internet Exchanges in Minnesota, Seattle, Kansas City and Denver Minneapolis is home to dozens of Fortune 500 companies, including United Health Group, Target Corporation and Best Buy. The high standard of living in the area helps fuel entrepreneurial growth and opportunity. At the state level, Minnesota is working to bolster investments [...]

Former Colo Atl Owner Tim Kiser to Speak at CAPRE’s Fourth Annual Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit

By |2019-08-07T12:39:05-05:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, Cloud Platform, Data Center, real estate, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Kiser to Address ‘State of the Greater Atlanta Data Center Market: Analysis of Demand-Supply and Emergence of New Debt and Equity Capital Sources’ at Aug. 15 Event  Timothy Kiser, Owner of Kiser Consulting and former Owner of Colo Atl Timothy Kiser, Owner of Kiser Consulting and former Owner of Colo Atl, will serve as [...]