AWS has announced the general availability of Amazon MSK, a fully managed service for Apache Kafka. The solution would make it easy for developers to build and run “highly available, secured, and scalable” applications based on Apache Kafka without having to worry about managing the underlying infrastructure. Customers would use Apache Kafka to capture and analyze real-time data streams from a range of sources, including IoT devices, website clickstreams, financial systems, and database logs. While…"Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka Generally Available"
Amsterdam-based colocation company Datacenter.com, a carrier-neutral provider of colocation services ‘on demand,’ has been approved for the EU Code of Conduct for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers. The EU Code of Conduct for Data Centers was created in response to increasing energy consumption in data centers and the need to reduce the related environmental, economic and energy supply security impacts. European data centers signing this agreement are obliged to reduce their energy consumption. Datacenter.com is an…"Datacenter.com Achieves Status EU Code Of Conduct Participant Status Promoting Energy Efficient Practices"
G-Core Labs, an international provider of cloud and edge content delivery, dedicated hosting and security solutions, is now expanding its presence in Europe by opening their 5th Point-of-Presence in this part of the world, in Warsaw, Poland. The new PoP is located in a certified Tier III class data center. “The new point of presence of G-Core Labs in Warsaw expands the possibilities of choice for companies and teams wishing to have their own virtual…"G-Core Labs Adds New European CDN PoP in Warsaw, Poland"