Microsoft collaborates with Telecom Egypt to extend its cloud network to Egypt. Telecom Egypt would provide low-latency connectivity into and across Egypt to help enhance performance and increase reliability for customers of Microsoft cloud services. Microsoft’s global network connects Microsoft’s cloud infrastructure of more than 100 data centers, 135 edge node locations and more than 100,000 miles of fiber and undersea cable systems to deliver Microsoft cloud services to customers. Microsoft’s collaboration with Telecom Egypt…"Microsoft Extends Cloud Network to Egypt"
You may know ARIN as the place to request, transfer and manage your Internet number resources. But we offer a lot more than that! We are committed to ensuring the security of your data, and have implemented several services you can use to protect your user account and record information, but you can’t benefit from these services unless you use them. Currently, we have 148,465 ARIN Online accounts, yet only 4,241 (less than 3%) have…"4 Security Services You Should be Using"
Originally posted to Data Center Frontier by Rich Miller ASHBURN, Va. – As you walk through the long corridors and equipment rooms of Building C at Sabey Data Centers’ Intergate.Ashburn campus, you encounter the sturdy infrastructure that drives home Sabey’s motto: “Serious Data Centers for Serious Business.” Sabey is serious about the future as well. Long known for its focus on engineering and efficient data centers, Seattle-based Sabey intends to be a player in the hunt…"Sabey Data Centers Building for the Future on Both Coasts"
Originally posted to Data Center Frontier by Rich Miller Facebook has become a major investor in high-capacity fiber optic routes to move data traffic between its data centers, including both undersea cables and terrestrial routes. The company will now begin selling unused capacity to other companies, effectively entering the wholesale fiber business. Facebook has created a subsidiary called Middle Mile Infrastructure that will sell excess capacity on two new fiber routes that company is building…"Facebook Will Begin Selling Wholesale Fiber Capacity"
The company has come a long way since its early marketing. Today is International Women’s Day. GoDaddy has changed its logo from GoDaddy to GoWomen for the day: This is noteworthy because of how far GoDaddy has come. The business came to fame on the back of commercials that objectified women; with new ownership and management, it has turned the corner to become a big promoter of women. It’s not just lip service, either. The…"GoDaddy’s marked change shows on International Women’s Day"
Organizations are, on average, running 40 percent of their workloads in the public cloud, and 89 percent are either already in various stages of implementing cloud, or plan to adopt public cloud within the next year, according to DivvyCloud’s 2019 State of Enterprise Cloud and Container Adoption and Security report. AWS and Microsoft Azure would be the clear leaders in terms of adoption rate as organizations’ primary cloud solution, at 60 percent and 44 percent,…"‘Organizations Run 40 Percent of Their Workloads in the Public Cloud’"