October 2020

  • Telecom Egypt to build Egypt's largest international data center - egyptcmnews.com 2020-10-31
    Telecom Egypt, Egypt’s integrated telecom operator and subsea cables operators in the region is building Egypt's largest international data center facility. Expected to be commissioned in early 2021 with access to all the global submarine cable systems that land in Egypt... Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt to build Egypt's largest international data center - africabusinesscommunities.com 2020-10-30
    Telecom Egypt to build Egypt's largest international data center. Read full information on external site
  • Chayora started first hyperscale data centre in China - infotechlead.com 2020-10-29
    Chayora, an investor, developer and operator of data centre campuses in China, has started its first hyperscale data centre. Read full information on external site
  • Land in Addis Ababa confirmed for new Raxio data centre - developingtelecoms.com 2020-10-29
    African data centre developer and operator Raxio says it has officially secured land at the Ethio ICT Park in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for its newest data centre. Read full information on external site
  • "Morrow" launches the first "green" solar-powered data center in the region - tellerreport.com 2020-10-29
    The Data Center for Integrated Solutions "Moro", wholly owned by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), announced yesterday the launch of the first green data center in the Middle East region, during the activities of the virtual version of the Water, Energy and Environment Technology Exhibition. Read full information on external site
  • Dallas Data Center Market: Bright Future Driven by Diverse Demand - dmagazine.com 2020-10-29
    5 reasons why healthcare companies still have appetite for colocation data center space. Read full information on external site
  • How To Scope for Success - missioncriticalmagazine.com 2020-10-29
    Baseball humorist Yogi Berra once said, “If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” To his point, the same is true related to planning for colocation data center projects. The scoping process is crucial in selecting the optimal location, minimizing costs, accelerating the process, and virtually every other aspect that affects where you “end up”. Read full information on external site
  • Schneider Electric Easy UPS series promises resilient power, easy installation and fast deployment for Electrical Contractors and Specifiers - consultor-it.com 2020-10-28
    Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced the availability of its Easy UPS Series for electrical professionals. Read full information on external site
  • Schneider Electric Easy UPS series promises resilient power, easy installation and fast deployment for Electrical Contractors and Specifiers - lelezard.com 2020-10-28
    Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced the availability of its Easy UPS Series for electrical... Read full information on external site
  • Easy UPS series promises resilient power, easy installation and fast deployment - pbsionthenet.net 2020-10-28
    Schneider Electric has announced the availability of its Easy UPS Series for electrical professionals. Read full information on external site
  • Schneider Electric Easy UPS series promises resilient power, easy installation and fast deployment for Electrical Contractors and Specifiers - tmcnet.com 2020-10-28
    Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced the availability of its Easy UPS Series for electrical professionals. Read full information on external site
  • CNet expert discusses human risk within data centres - intelligentdatacentres.com 2020-10-28
    The Uptime Institute has stated that with more investment in management, process and training, outage frequency of data centres would almost certainly fall significantly. Read full information on external site
  • Optimising data centre performance - techerati.com 2020-10-27
    Want to optimise data centre performance? Start with resilient power, efficient cooling and real-time visibility, says Schneider Electric’s Marc Garner. Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt to build largest data center in Egypt - channelpostmea.com 2020-10-27
    Telecom Egypt, Egypt’s first integrated telecom operator and one of the largest subsea cables operators in the region announced that it is building Egypt’s largest international data center facility. Read full information on external site
  • Data center continuity during a time of dual disasters - datacenterdynamics.com 2020-10-27
    For those outside the world of disaster recovery and business continuity, the following passage from the recent Uptime Institute report, “Post Pandemic Data Centers,” may be a little unsettling... Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt builds new data centre in west Cairo's Smart Village - telecompaper.com 2020-10-26
    Telecom Egypt has announced that it is building Egypt's largest international data centre. It is expected to be commissioned in early 2021 and will have access to all the submarine cable systems that land in Egypt. Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt to build 'country's largest' colocation data center in 2021 - datacenterdynamics.com 2020-10-26
    Telecom Egypt is building a data center in the West Cairo Smart Village. The facility will open in early 2021 and link to submarine cables connecting 60 countries from the company's ten cable landing stations dotted along the Mediterranean and the Red Sea Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt constructing country’s largest data centre - commsupdate.com 2020-10-26
    Telecom Egypt has announced that is constructing what it claims will be the country’s largest international data centre. Read full information on external site
  • New Value Together: Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Transforms Data Centers - aithority.com 2020-10-26
    Data Center Infrastructure Management vastly changes how data centers are managed. Huawei’s renowned solutions help maximize the total value of ownership in these data facilities with the support of AI. Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt is building Egypt's largest international data center - capacitymedia.com 2020-10-26
    Telecom Egypt, Egypt’s first integrated telecom operator and one of the largest subsea cables operators in the region, announces that it is building Egypt's largest international data center facility. Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt establishes Egypt’s largest int’l data centre - en.amwalalghad.com 2020-10-25
    Telecom Egypt is building the largest international data centre facility in Egypt which will be certified by the beginning of 2021. Read full information on external site
  • Egypt Telecom builds Egypt's largest int'l data centre - egypttoday.com 2020-10-25
    The center is expected to be commissioned by the beginning of 2021, with access to all the global submarine cable systems that land in Egypt. Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt establishes Egypt’s largest int’l data centre - english.mubasher.info 2020-10-25
    Cairo – Mubasher: Telecom Egypt is building the largest international data centre facility in Egypt, set to be commissioned by the beginning of 2021. Read full information on external site
  • Telecom Egypt establishes Egypt's largest international data center facility - arabfinance.com 2020-10-25
    ArabFinance: Telecom Egypt (ETEL) has established Egypt's largest international data center facility, according to the company's October 25th statement filed to the Egyptian Exchange. Read full information on external site
  • TE establishes Egypt’s first international data centre - zawya.com 2020-10-25
    It will be the first data centre in Egypt to obtain Uptime Institute Tier III certificates in the categories of design, facility building, and operational sustainability. Read full information on external site
  • Failing over without falling over - stackoverflow.blog 2020-10-23
    Adrian Cockcroft of AWS explains how you can use Choas Engineering to build systems that can withstand the unexpected. Read full information on external site
  • Data Center Site Selection: Know Your Local Stakeholders - datacenterfrontier.com 2020-10-23
    Stack Infrastructure and Data Center Frontier finish up a new special report series by exploring the importance of knowing your local stakeholders in successful data center site selection. Read full information on external site
  • HDR | Hurley Palmer Flatt, Macquarie Data Centres, showcase latest in data centre technology with new hyperscale-ready facility @MacquarieTelco - construction-update.co.uk 2020-10-22
    Macquarie Data Centres has cemented Sydney’s reputation as a strategic regional data centre hub with the topping out of Intellicentre 3 East (IC3E) – a hyperscale-ready data centre in the heart of the city’s technology precinct at Macquarie Park. Read full information on external site
  • Minimizing Human Errors to Improve Data Center Reliability - informationweek.com 2020-10-22
    A simple mistake made in a data center can have serious consequences. Here's how to detect and prevent common errors before they can damage schedules, budgets, revenue, and perhaps even lives. Read full information on external site
  • Why rightsizing your UPS should be part of your data centre modernisation plan - mcp.theenergyst.com 2020-10-21
    Neglecting to modernize the data center also means that organizations are failing to take advantage of technological advances that make data centers simpler. Read full information on external site
  • Recovery Point Provides Another Option for Full-Service DR - itjungle.com 2020-10-21
    When it comes to full-service disaster recovery firms, most IBM i shops are aware of IBM Business Continuity and Recovery Services (BCRS) and Sungard, the two giants of the space. But there’s a third, slightly smaller option that nevertheless should be on their list: Recovery Point Systems of Germantown, Maryland. Read full information on external site
  • Yotta Infrastructure and Pi enter into strategic partnership - crn.in 2020-10-21
    Yotta Infrastructure and Pi have entered into a strategic partnership to offer data centre and cloud services to their customers. The collaboration between the two entities makes the Indian market broader for the customers who will get access to the two Uptime Institute’s Tier IV design certified data centres in India, operated by Yotta NM1 and Pi. Read full information on external site
  • Editor’s Question: How can data centre leaders combat the skills shortage as further outages disrupt the industry? - intelligentdatacentres.com 2020-10-20
    Uptime Institute has announced the key findings of its 10th annual Global Data Center Survey, the largest and most comprehensive in the data centre industry. The results show a growing sector adapting to rapid change on multiple levels. Read full information on external site
  • Editor’s Question: How can data centre leaders combat the skills shortage as further outages disrupt the industry? - intelligentcio.com 2020-10-20
    Uptime Institute has announced the key findings of its 10th annual Global Data Center Survey, the largest and most comprehensive in the data centre industry. The results show a growing sector adapting to rapid change on multiple levels. Read full information on external site
  • Yotta Infrastructure and Pi enter into Strategic Partnership - mybrandbook.co.in 2020-10-20
    Yotta Infrastructure and Pi have entered into a strategic partnership to offer data center and cloud services to their customers. The collaboration between the two entities makes the Indian market broader for the customers who will get access to the two Uptime Institute’s Tier IV design certified data centers in India, operated by Yotta NM1 and Pi. Read full information on external site
  • Yotta Infrastructure, Pi Align to Offer Data Center, Cloud Services - channeldrive.in 2020-10-20
    Yotta Infrastructure and Pi have entered into a strategic partnership to offer data center and cloud services to their customers. Read full information on external site
  • How Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) transforms data centres - aptantech.com 2020-10-19
    DCIM vastly changes how data centres are managed. Huawei’s renowned solutions help maximise the total value of ownership in these data facilities with the support of AI. Benefits include flexibility in managing the data centre and both energy and cost savings. Read full information on external site
  • Yotta Infrastructure and Pi enter into strategic partnership - expresscomputer.in 2020-10-19
    Yotta Infrastructure and Pi have entered into a strategic partnership to offer data centre and cloud services to their customers. The collaboration between the two entities makes the Indian market broader for the customers who will get access to the two Uptime Institute’s Tier IV design certified data centres in India, operated by Yotta NM1 and Pi. Read full information on external site
  • Yotta Infrastructure and Pi enter into Strategic Partnership - varindia.com 2020-10-19
    Yotta Infrastructure and Pi have entered into a strategic partnership to offer data center and cloud services to their customers. The collaboration between the two entities makes the Indian market broader for the customers who will get access to the two Uptime Institute’s Tier IV design certified data centers in India, operated by Yotta NM1 and Pi. Read full information on external site
  • A1 Croatia to build €11m data centre in response to Covid-19 - capacitymedia.com 2020-10-19
    A1 Croatia has announced plans to build a new data centre in Zagreb, Croatia. Read full information on external site
  • What Recession? For Data Center Firms, It’s Full Steam Ahead - bisnow.com 2020-10-16
    As the recession unfolds, consolidation trends in the industry may particularly favor sizable, well-capitalized players. Read full information on external site
  • BCS Achieves SOC and PCI Compliance Milestones - jotup.co 2020-10-15
    BCS achieved the SOC 2 Type II compliance report and PCI DSS assessment with zero findings or exceptions. Read full information on external site
  • Maintaining uptime with environment monitoring - techerati.com 2020-10-15
    Richard Grundy discusses improving data centre performance and uptime with environment monitoring. Read full information on external site
  • BCS Achieves SOC And PCI Compliance Milestones - svdaily.com 2020-10-15
    BCS, one of the nation’s fastest growing data center operations providers announces receipt of a successful Service Operation Control (SOC) 2 Type II report and Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) assessment recognizing the company’s operations and management of the Landmark Dividend LLC owned data center campus in Phoenix. Read full information on external site
  • Sparkle strikes environmental first in Greece - capacitymedia.com 2020-10-15
    International service provider Sparkle has been awarded a fifth certification for greening its operations in Greece. Read full information on external site
  • Uptime and risk management – the data centre prerogative - itweb.co.za 2020-10-14
    The data centre is the heart of the modern organisation. Irrespective of where it is located, on-premises, in a collocated environment or part of a hyper-scale cloud service, companies rely on it to ensure they have access... Read full information on external site
  • New Value Together: Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) transforms data centres - menafn.com 2020-10-14
    DCIM vastly changes how data centres are managed. Huawei's renowned solutions help maximise the total value of ownership in these data facilities with the support of AI. Read full information on external site
  • New Value Together: Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) transforms data centres - einnews.com 2020-10-14
    DCIM vastly changes how data centres are managed. Huawei’s (www.Huawei.com) renowned solutions help maximise the total value of ownership in these data facilities with the support of AI. Read full information on external site
  • Mumbai Power Failure: Data Centers Roll on, Powered by Diesel Gensets - digitalcreed.in 2020-10-13
    UPDATED: The Metropolitan Region of Mumbai (MMR), which includes Navi Mumbai, faced a massive power cut on 12 October at around 10:00 AM. All four power lines supplying power to MMR faced disruptions. Those in the suburbs experienced a two-hour outage. But several regions did not receive power throughout the day. Now many data center... Read full information on external site
  • Increasing Reliability with a Critical to Reliability Approach - nxtmag.tech 2020-10-12
    The growth of cloud computing and the corresponding increase in demand for data centres in recent years has been unprecedented. As digital technologies permeate into our societies and businesses, downtime has become unacceptable. Read full information on external site
  • NEXTDC : A$1.5 Billion Senior Debt - marketscreener.com 2020-10-12
    NEXTDC Limited is pleased to advise that the Company has entered into a new Syndicated Facility Agreement with Credit Suisse AG, Sydney Branch, HSBC, National Australia Bank and Natixis, Singapore Branch, together the Mandated Lead Arrangers, Underwriters and Bookrunners ("MLAUBs") to arrange and underwrite A$1.5 billion in senior debt facilities. Read full information on external site
  • Thinking Of Going Colo? Top 10 tips to consider - missioncriticalmagazine.com 2020-10-12
    If you’re looking at your on-premises data center and thinking you should be pursuing alternatives to hosting all of your critical applications and data by yourself ... well, you’re not alone. Read full information on external site
  • Russia in the cloud: What drives the market? - menafn.com 2020-10-09
    Moscow, Russia: Linxdatacenter, an international provider of data storage, cloud and telecom solutions, presented an overview of the Russian cloud services market, prepared by Olga Sokolova, General Manager Linxdatacenter Russia. Read full information on external site
  • Russia in the cloud: What drives the market? - realwire.com 2020-10-09
    Moscow, Russia: Linxdatacenter, an international provider of data storage, cloud and telecom solutions, presented an overview of the Russian cloud services market, prepared by Olga Sokolova, General Manager Linxdatacenter Russia... Read full information on external site
  • UPS Maintenance: Avoiding the Major Case of Data Centre Downtime - uktechnews.co.uk 2020-10-08
    The Uptime Institute’s annual global data centre survey for 2020 is the largest of its kind. Extensive market research has been carried out to deliver an accurate and detailed analysis of the industry. Read full information on external site
  • Kao Data perfectly placed to deliver on exascale computing demand - businessweekly.co.uk 2020-10-08
    Cambridge hasn’t been crowned the UK’s centre of Science, Tech and Innovation for nothing. And with exascale computing just around the corner, promising to drive ground-breaking work in every innovative sector from AI through to life sciences, the next decade could bring a golden age of scientific breakthroughs for our region. Indeed, exascale – with the capability of reaching. Read full information on external site
  • Clean, green and energy mean: Kao Data a sustainability exemplar - businessweekly.co.uk 2020-10-08
    Cambridge is committed to leading the way on sustainability and achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. So the conundrum remains: How does the UK’s Centre of Science, Technology and Innovation balance its green ideology and goals against the increasing amounts of compute required by its globally significant life sciences, pharmaceutical and AI clusters? Read full information on external site
  • Exclusive Interaction – Jeremy Deutsch, President, Equinix, Asia-Pacific - dqchannels.com 2020-10-07
    Equinix is expanding in India with its datacentre, Cloud and data management technologies. Jeremy Deutsch, President, Equinix, Asia-Pacific, talked to us about his organisation. Read full information on external site
  • ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (Thailand) Awarded LEED Gold Certification for "STT Bangkok 1", Thailand's First Hyperscale Data Centre - thechiefofficer.com 2020-10-07
    ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (Thailand) or "STT GDC Thailand", a leading data centre service provider, today announced that it has been awarded the LEED® Gold v.4 certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its STT Bangkok 1 data centre that will be ready for service in Q1 2021. Read full information on external site
  • ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (Thailand) Awarded LEED Gold Certification for "STT Bangkok 1", Thailand's First Hyperscale Data Centre - top10asia.org 2020-10-07
    ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (Thailand) or "STT GDC Thailand", a leading data centre service provider, today announced that it has been awarded the LEED® Gold v.4 certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its STT Bangkok 1 data centre that will be ready for service in Q1 2021. Read full information on external site
  • DC BLOX: Connected data centers for edge markets - businesschief.com 2020-10-05
    Jeff Uphues, CEO of DC BLOX, discusses his organization’s expansion in underserved markets and introducing data centers locally while serving globally Read full information on external site
  • 5 Keys to Success in Data Center Site Selection - datacenterfrontier.com 2020-10-02
    A new special report series, courtesy of Stack Infrastructure, kicks off with highlighting one of the keys to successful data center site selection: knowing your surroundings. A data center is a long-term investment, and choosing a location requires being sensitive both the needs of the business and the surrounding community. Read full information on external site
  • DC BLOX Empowers Huntsville, AL, with Newly Available, High-Speed Metro Fiber Network - viv-media.com 2020-10-01
    DC BLOX, a provider of multi-tenant data centers that deliver the infrastructure and connectivity essential to power today’s digital business, announces that its new Metro Fiber Network in Huntsville, Alabama, is now available and ready for service. Read full information on external site
  • Increasing reliability with a Critical to Reliability approach - asiaone.com 2020-10-01
    Schneider Electric – The growth of cloud computing and the corresponding increase in demand for data centres in recent years has been unprecedented. As digital technologies permeate into our societies and businesses, downtime has become unacceptable. Read full information on external site