Data Center

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 [...]

eStruxture Acquires Shaw Communications’ Calgary Data Center

By |2019-08-02T22:34:02-05:00August 2nd, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, technology trends, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  eStruxture Now Becomes the Largest Carrier-Neutral Data Center Provider in Calgary First Montreal and Vancouver. Now, on to the rest of Canada. That’s the upbeat sentiment currently being projected by eStruxture Data Centers, a leading Canadian provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data center solutions. In fact, just yesterday, the company announced the purchase of the [...]

EdgeConneX and Rackspace Team Up On Hybrid Cloud Solutions

By |2019-07-23T11:24:56-05:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Data Center, enterprise, General, hybrid cloud, hyperscale, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

How can enterprises best leverage multi-cloud capabilities? EdgeConneX®,  and Rackspace are teaming up to enable cloud solutions at the edge.  Through a combination of EdgeConneX highly proximate edge data centers and Rackspace managed hosting, enterprises can take advantage of best in breed solutions from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft® Azure®, OpenStack®, VMware®, Google Cloud Platform™, Oracle and others. [...]

Wirewerks Expands NextSTEP Technology™ Fiber Management System with Scalable Base-8 Connectivity Solutions

By |2019-07-17T08:22:18-05:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Broadband, Canada, colocation, Data Center, fiber network, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Wirewerks announced today it has expanded its NextSTEP Technology™ Fiber Management System, a multi-award winning high-density connectivity solution for fiber management applications in data centers, MSO/Broadband networks and Enterprise LANs, with the launch of the NextSTEP™ 3-Series Modules, known as 3S Modules. The 3S Modules include the NextSTEP™ 3-Series Distribution Module and the NextSTEP™ 3-Series Loaded [...]

eStruxture Formally Launches New Channel Partner Program

By |2019-07-10T18:33:29-05:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: channel partners, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, General, partnerships|Tags: , , , , |

eStruxture has announced the much-anticipated launch of its new Channel Partner Program to support sales agents, resellers, and service providers around the world. The move underscores the Pan-Canadian data center operator's commitment to offing more choice for enterprises worldwide.  Designed to facilitate easier access to eStruxture’s portfolio of data center services, the program is open to [...]

DataBank Pushes to the Edge, Focuses on “NFL Cities” in Market Expansion

By |2019-07-10T09:14:19-05:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ATL1 unveiled as part of edge market and high performance computing focus ITW was the perfect place to announce DataBank's new ATL1 data center in downtown Atlanta. The facility has unique capabilities specifically designed for the thousands of computer scientists, software developers, IT leaders and professionals located within a three-block radius of the facility, along with [...]

DataBank’s Newest Data Center in Atlanta Enables High-Performance Computing, While Focusing on Renewable Resources

By |2019-06-28T18:43:14-05:00June 28th, 2019|Categories: Data Center, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud, and interconnection services, is focusing on providing unique and purpose-built facilities for its customers and partners. The latest example is its brand new ATL1 data center in Atlanta, a space equipped and specifically designed for the thousands of computer scientists, software developers, IT leaders and professionals located [...]

365 Data Centers Enables Onramps to Public Clouds with Megaport

By |2019-06-26T10:29:12-05:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

365 Data Centers announced today at International Telecoms Week (ITW) that it is now offering direct connectivity to leading public clouds via Megaport. 365’s new service, branded as 365 Global Connect, utilizes Megaport’s SDN-based interconnection fabric to provide its customers with an easy, scalable, on-demand direct onramp service to leading public clouds, including Alibaba Cloud, AWS [...]

Ensuring Telecom Marketing Success: A Q&A with Jaymie Scotto Cutaia at #ITW2019

By |2019-07-12T19:35:14-05:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Jackie Riback Levy:  Is there a way to ensure ROI from invested marketing dollars by a telecom or network infrastructure company? Jaymie Scotto Cutaia: In short, yes but it takes several things.  One: a commitment to investing, training and utilizing top technologies, such as ad management tools that leverage machine learning for optimal budget spend and [...]

Ascent Continues to Expand in the Toronto Market!

By |2019-06-25T08:13:09-05:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |

Ascent has expanded once again and this time, it’s to one of its several colocation suites at its enterprise class facility (TOR1) in Toronto, Ontario. Ascent, who is the leading provider of comprehensive data center solutions, doesn’t stop there though. They have also achieved SSAE 18 SOC2 Type I and Type II status at the TOR1 [...]

eStruxture Secures $170 Million Credit Facility

By |2019-06-24T19:47:06-05:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: colocation, Data Center, Financial, International Telecoms Week, Investment Banking, JSA Canada, JSA Clients, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

eStruxture Data Centers has started ITW 2019 with a bang. This morning, as conference attendees made their way onto the show floor and picked up copies of the Show Daily, they were greeted with news that the pan-Canadian data center operator has secured an expanded $170 million credit facility with a group of Canadian banks led [...]

EdgeConneX Moves the Cloud Closer to the Edge

By |2019-06-20T10:04:12-05:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: 4G, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, Broadband, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Data Center, edge, General, hybrid cloud, Multi cloud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

EdgeConneX®, not only pioneered the edge but also drives edge advancements and capabilities globally. From hyperlocal to hyperscale, from purpose-built to build-to-order, EdgeConneX works closely with its customers to offer choice in location, scale, and type of facility. As a leader in the wholesale edge data center model that brought together content ecosystems in close proximity [...]

ARM Data Center Software to Present Live Demos of cARMa® Platform at International Telecoms Week!

By |2019-06-18T15:34:45-05:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

ARM Data Center Software will be in Atlanta June 23-26, attending International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2019, and ready to present live demonstrations for their cARMa® platform! For those of you who might not be familiar, ARM Data Center Software is the innovative provider of network lifecycle management solutions for carrier, colocation, and cloud operators. Additionally, cARMa® [...]