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  • IT Infrastructure failing as if the past two decades never happened - Part 2 2017-12-13

    Let’s discuss practical tips for minimising the risk of outages in business-critical infrastructure. Read full information on external site

  • DCD Awards: Global Award Winners announced 2017-12-08

    The leaders of the data center industry are celebrated at the DCD Awards in London Read full information on external site

  • First Tier IV Data Center in Ghana to be delivered by Etix Everywhere in partnership with Ngoya and AIG 2017-12-08

    Ngoya Etix DC (Ghana) Limited – The Joint Venture between Etix Everywhere, Ngoya and Africa Investment Group (AIG) announced the start of the construction of a Tier IV data center in Accra, Ghana. This multi-tenant data center (MTDC) will be carrier and vendor neutral. Read full information on external site

  • Sri Lanka Telecom set to launch data center in Pitipana 2017-12-07

    Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) expects to bring its latest data center online before the year is out, or within the next three weeks. Read full information on external site

  • Nigeria: NITDA Frowns At Low Utilisation of Data Centres 2017-12-07

    The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has urged the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) as well as private sector organisations on the need to patronise Nigerian data centres. Read full information on external site

  • Energy hog Google just bought enough renewables to power its operations for the year 2017-12-06

    The company uses as much electricity as San Francisco. Read full information on external site

  • Five Edge Data Center Myths 2017-12-06

    Uptime Institute CTO Chris Brown shares what businesses often get wrong about edge computing. Read full information on external site

  • Flexenclosure to help build 20 energy efficient data centres across Australia 2017-12-05

    Swedish designer and manufacturer of prefabricated data centre buildings Flexenclosure has entered in to a strategic partnership with Australian telecommunications provider Virtutel to build up to 20 data centres across Australia. Read full information on external site

  • Flexenclosure to deliver up to 20 data centers to Australian telco Virtutel 2017-12-04

    Subsidiary VirtuDC to operate network of edge facilities Read full information on external site

  • Australia Singapore Cable to land at Metronode data center in Perth 2017-12-01

    As the company looks to expand Tier III facility Read full information on external site

  • Eaton to Help the Defense Information Systems Agency Expand Mega Data Center in Ohio 2017-12-01

    Power management company Eaton today announced a $10.7 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) to expand one of its large data centers in Ohio. Read full information on external site

  • NEXTDC : A data centre strategy to empower business 2017-11-28

    For business in the digital age, the capacity to integrate multiple applications, data types and data sources is crucial to sustaining competitive advantage. Read full information on external site

  • Flip the switch on data centre power 2017-11-28

    The power distribution architecture behind many data centres has not changed in decades, keeping away many new gains and advantages. Read full information on external site

  • NEXTDC : Early bird CT4 catches the worm at NEXTDC B2 2017-11-28

    CT4 partner with NEXTDC to optimise Brisbane businesses' cloud operations. Read full information on external site

  • Data Center Standards: Where's the Value? 2017-11-22

    Staying on top of the myriad of standards is a dizzying prospect for any person charged with knowing which to use and which to dismiss. Read full information on external site

  • Be prepared for trouble 2017-11-22

    With extreme weather comes associated risks. Don’t let complacency ruin your data center Read full information on external site

  • Metronode opens the second stage of its world class data centre in Wollongong 2017-11-22

    Metronode has opened the second stage of its world-class data centre in Wollongong. Read full information on external site

  • Metronode launches new data center in New South Wales 2017-11-21

    Metronode is a carrier-neutral and cloud neutral data center colocation services provider in Australia. Read full information on external site

  • Comtec Power signs deal with IP House to upgrade London data centre 2017-11-21

    Data centre design and build specialist Comtec Power has signed a contract with London colocation start-up IP House to undertake a critical data centre upgrade. Read full information on external site

  • Megaport, vXchnge Strike Cloud Partnership 2017-11-15

    Megaport Inc. and vXchnge have formed a partnership that they say lowers the barrier of entry for cloud adoption. Read full information on external site

  • Tier IV certification for North Denmark hospital facility 2017-11-14

    North Denmark Region data center has been Tier IV certified for its constructed facility by Uptime Institute, the globally recognized data center authority. Read full information on external site

  • TM One launches Iskandar Puteri data center 2017-11-13

    Tier III facility was designed to work in tandem with data center in Cyberjaya Read full information on external site

  • Movers & Shakers: Chris Flaherty, Parallel Technologies 2017-11-13

    Twin Cities technology executive Chris Flaherty has joined Parallel Technologies to build up the Eden Prairie-based company's data center managed service business. Read full information on external site

  • Lessons Learned: What Military Service Taught These Veteran Business Owners 2017-11-10

    In honor of Veterans Day, 18 veteran business owners share valuable lessons learned from military service. Read full information on external site

  • Orange Jordan Data Centre receives Tier III certification 2017-11-07

    Orange Jordan data centre in Marj Al Hamam has received the Tier III certification, for data centre design worldwide. Read full information on external site

  • DCD Zettastructure opens in London to discuss future IT challenges 2017-11-07

    Co-founder and CEO of DCD, George Rocket officially opened DCD Zettastructure in London this morning. Read full information on external site

  • DCD and Uptime Institute announce content partnership 2017-11-06

    Uptime Institute experts will become part of a worldwide conference series Read full information on external site

  • Orange Data Center, the only global Tier III certified center in Jordan 2017-11-06

    CEO of Orange Jordan Jérôme Hénique announced that Orange Jordan Data Center located in Marj Al Hamam has received the Tier III certification, for data center design worldwide. Read full information on external site

  • The Right Person, and the Right Job 2017-11-03

    Data center personnel structures can make all the difference when it comes to uptime and performance. Here’s how to get it right. Read full information on external site

  • IT Brief: Maintaining data center operations, come hell or high water 2017-11-02

    The past several months have seen an onslaught of hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires around the world, providing yet another object lesson in how unpredictable and unforgiving natural disasters can be. Read full information on external site

  • SkySwitch Announces Network Expansion 2017-11-02

    SkySwitch, provider of the ultimate white label platform for hosted telecom resellers, announced a new West Coast point-of-presence today with the availability of their new Las Vegas geo-node. Read full information on external site

  • Dataprev data centers in Rio, São Paulo get Tier III constructed facilities certification 2017-11-02

    Dataprev, the Brazilian public company affiliated to the Ministry of Social Security and Welfare and responsible for the country’s National Register of Social Information has received the Uptime Institute’s Tier III constructed facilities stamp of approval for two of its data centers. Read full information on external site

  • Data center takes top LEED honor 2017-11-01

    The Portland, Ore., facility of Infomart Data Centers, a national wholesale data center provider, has achieved LEED platinum certification. Read full information on external site

  • Preventing Data Loss: Resilience and Redundancy Are Essential for the Enterprise Data Center 2017-11-01

    Data is the lifeblood of any organization. Despite the high costs of equipment, internet connectivity and applications, the data that resides in a data center is worth more, and its loss can have long-lasting repercussions on a business. Read full information on external site

  • IT infrastructure failing as if the past two decades never happened 2017-10-30

    Based on recent data centre downtime events, we can only describe the process of keeping IT infrastructure running as Sisyphean. Read full information on external site

  • T5 Opens New Dallas Facility 2017-10-27

    The new greenfield, purpose-built facility boasts the same construction parameters as the rest of T5's projects in its campus in Plano, Texas, and is LEED Silver certified. Read full information on external site

  • LEED Silver T5 Data Center Ready for Growth in Dallas 2017-10-25

    T5 Data Centers, providers of state-of-the-art computing support environments, has announced the opening of a new data center, T5@Dallas III on its Plano data center campus. Read full information on external site

  • India’s colocation and managed hosting market to touch almost $2 billion by 2019: 451 Research 2017-10-25

    451 Research predicts accelerated growth for key datacenter markets in India with the colocation and managed hosting market expected to reach almost $2 billion in revenue by 2019. Read full information on external site

  • Maintaining data center operations, come hell or high water 2017-10-24

    The past several months have seen an onslaught of hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires around the world, providing yet another object lesson in how unpredictable and unforgiving natural disasters can be. Read full information on external site

  • AWS launches Direct Connect in Perth through NEXTDC 2017-10-23

    Service to enable government and business to take advantage of AWS to deliver applications and digital services Read full information on external site

  • Pier DC opens new facility in WA 2017-10-23

    Data centre operator Pier DC has opened a new Tier III-certified facility in Canning Vale, Perth. Read full information on external site

  • Cloudscene Reveals the Fast 50 Most Resilient Data Center Operators in 2017 2017-10-20

    Each quarter, Cloudscene reviews the 5,500+ service providers listed on its global directory to determine the top ten data center operators across North America, EMEA, Oceania and Asia. Read full information on external site

  • AWS Launches Direct Connect In Perth At NEXTDC P1 2017-10-20

    NEXTDC Limited (ASX: NXT), Australia's leading Data-Centre-as-a-Service provider and Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company and the world's leading cloud computing provider, today announced that NEXTDC's P1 Perth data centre is the newest data centre hosting location for AWS Direct Connect, providing low-latency, secure access directly to the AWS cloud. Read full information on external site

  • T5FM Gets Uptime Institute’s Stamp of Approval 2017-10-20

    Mike Casey, president of T5 Facilities Management, has been named the recipient of the Operations Pacesetter award from the Uptime Institute in recognition of T5FM's role in earning the M&O Stamp of Approval across its data-center portfolio. Read full information on external site

  • Data Centers and Military Microgrids: The Diesel Dilemma 2017-10-20

    If something isn’t broken, why try to fix it? This kind of thinking sums up the perspective of many owners and operators of data centers. Read full information on external site

  • Why the Nextdc Ltd share price is near a record high 2017-10-19

    Nextdc Ltd also announced on 16 October that its B2 Brisbane data centre had become the first in Australia to receive Uptime Institute Tier IV Certification of Constructed Facility (TCCF). Read full information on external site

  • Telefonica Mexico data centre awarded Tier III Gold certification 2017-10-19

    Telefonica Mexico announced that it has received the Tier III Gold Level certification for operational sustainability from Uptime Institute for its Ixtlahuaca data centre in the State of Mexico. Read full information on external site

  • Electronic Specifier: Flexenclosure builds eCentre data centre for TigoUne in Colombia 2017-10-19

    Flexenclosure has completed the construction of a data centre in Bogotá for Colombian telecommunications company TigoUne. Read full information on external site

  • NEXTDC : launches Australia's first Uptime Institute Tier IV-Certified Constructed Facility 2017-10-19

    NEXTDC today announced that its B2 Brisbane data centre is the first Australian data centre - and the first Asia Pacific colocation data centre - to receive Tier IV Certification of Constructed Facility (TCCF) from Uptime Institute, the world's leading independent data centre advisory and certification organisation. Read full information on external site

  • Flexenclosure builds eCentre data centre for TigoUne in Colombia 2017-10-18

    Data centre specialist Flexenclosure has completed the construction of an eCentre data centre in Bogotá for Colombian telecommunications company TigoUne. Read full information on external site

  • The rise of data center standards in Asia 2017-10-18

    Accreditation doesn’t make the data center, but it can certainly play a part helping the sales team shift the racks Read full information on external site

  • Centra Hub signs partnership agreement with NGN 2017-10-18

    Through this partnership, Centra Hub and NGN International are looking at ways to leverage their technology and process integration strengths across the region Read full information on external site

  • Green4IT completes T-Systems expansion in Barueri, Brazil 2017-10-18

    The company led the construction process from start to finish, from the concept stage to certification tests by the Uptime Institute. Read full information on external site

  • Mike Casey, President of T5 Facilities Management, Receives Uptime Institute® Leadership Award 2017-10-18

    Head of T5FM Recognized with Operations Pacesetter Leadership Award Read full information on external site

  • Norwegian Government State Secretary to open Datacloud Nordic in Oslo 2017-10-17

    Norway. BroadGroup’s pioneering networking and business deal-making event for the data center and cloud industry marks its return in Oslo at Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel on the 30th Oct 2017. Read full information on external site

  • Centra Hub signs partnership agreement with NGN International 2017-10-17

    UAE. Centra Hub, announced that it has signed a regional partnership agreement with NGN International, a systems integrator and IT consultant, which was established in 2015 in Bahrain as a part of NGN Group. Read full information on external site

  • Five things to look for when hiring data center support services 2017-10-16

    OMany business owners tend to overlook the benefits of hiring an excellent data support services provider. Read full information on external site

  • Data center training companies battle students' misconceptions 2017-10-16

    Officials from two training companies are trying to keep their data center courses current with the times. But they need students to realize that data center training isn't the same as IT training. Read full information on external site

  • International Finance: Huawei partners with Dubai Airports to Build a Smart Airport 2017-10-11

    The Giant along the Maritime Silk Road Read full information on external site

  • Cloud-based networking becomes a reality 2017-10-11

    Cloud-based networking trends continue to push enterprises toward software-defined technologies and virtualization, while skill sets and networking education shift. Read full information on external site

  • Huawei partners with Dubai Airports to Build a Smart Airport 2017-10-11

    A cargo vessel loaded with commodities manufactured in China departed from Shenzhen for Dubai, a city on the southeast coast of the Arabian Gulf and an important stop on the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road. Read full information on external site

  • STULZ Australia and NEXTDC launch the country’s first award winning co-location facility cooled by a DFC indirect free cooling system 2017-10-10

    STULZ Australia is continuing its partnership with data centre company NEXTDC, to launch the nation’s first co-location facility that uses a DFC indirect free cooling system, leading the charge in energy efficiency. Read full information on external site

  • ComputerWorld Singapore: NextDC launches B2 data centre 2017-10-09

    Data centre operator NextDC has begun welcoming customers into B2, the ASX-listed company's second Brisbane data centre. Read full information on external site

  • NextDC launches B2 data centre 2017-10-09

    B2 is the first of its second generation of data centres Read full information on external site

  • NextDC receives Uptime Institute Tier IV certification for B2 Brisbane data centre 2017-10-09

    Australian data-center-as-a-service provider NextDC has announced that its B2 Brisbane data centre has received Tier IV Certification of Constructed Facility (TCCF) from data centre advisory and certification organization Uptime Institute. Read full information on external site

  • Micron21 data centre awarded 2017-10-09

    Uptime Institute Tier IV Design Certification has been awarded to Micron21 for its data centre. Read full information on external site

  • NEXTDC : New generation of data centre resilience 2017-10-09

    The announcement today that B2, the first of NEXTDC's three second-generation facilities, is the first Australian data centre - and the first Asia Pacific colocation data centre - to receive Tier IV Certification of Constructed Facility (TCCF) from Uptime Institute, has drawn back the curtain on some exciting developments in the Australian data centre industry, and reflects the growing demands placed on data centre operators for continuous uptime, scalability and connectivity. Read full information on external site

  • How New, Resilient Networks Change Data Center Design 2017-10-05

    As software and networks are increasingly designed for high availability, more data centers will be built with less redundant power and cooling systems. Read full information on external site

  • Avoid the damaging consequences of downtime 2017-10-04

    Once you are aware of the risks, how do you go about safeguarding your infrastructure? Read full information on external site

  • Multicloud architecture takes hybrid cloud to new heights 2017-10-03

    As hybrid cloud use takes hold, enterprises need to create a multicloud architecture that integrates different cloud platforms to seamlessly route data from one to another. Read full information on external site

  • Top 3 Data Center Myths Debunked 2017-09-29

    Uptime Institute study provides a reality check about the state of enterprise data centers. Read full information on external site

  • DCD>Edge: Distributed tech needs 5G networks 2017-09-27

    Definitions regarding edge infrastructure remain disputed, but one thing is clear - we will need more of it Read full information on external site

  • What’s Different about Google’s New Cloud Connectivity Services 2017-09-27

    As hybrid cloud becomes more useful, many organizations are looking for hybrid cloud architectures to bridge the gap from the cloud to their own data centers. Read full information on external site

  • What’s Different about Google’s New Cloud Connectivity Service 2017-09-27

    Private links to public clouds emerge as the glue that holds hybrid clouds together. Read full information on external site

  • What’s your problem? Survey uncovers top sources of IT pain 2017-09-26

    The struggle is real — find out if your top issues match up with these common problems for enterprise IT admins Read full information on external site

  • How the internet kept humming in 2 hurricanes 2017-09-26

    At one data center of the industrial backbone that keeps the internet running, employees sheltered from the worst of Hurricane Irma in a stairwell of a seven-story building in downtown Miami. Read full information on external site

  • Govt support a must for data centre business 2017-09-26

    Govt support a must for data centre business Read full information on external site

  • How the Internet kept on humming during 2 monster hurricanes 2017-09-26

    At one node of the industrial backbone that keeps the Internet running, employees sheltered from the worst of Hurricane Irma in a stairwell of a seven-story building in downtown Miami. Read full information on external site

  • Making Singapore’s green high-rise data center work 2017-09-23

    The concept presents interesting challenges related to power, cooling and compliance - all of these were discussed in detail at DCD Zettastructure Read full information on external site

  • Military precision 2017-09-22

    Lee Kirby has combined an illustrious career within the technology sector with life as an army reservist – both of which have taken him all over the world. Read full information on external site