STACK INFRASTRUCTURE, the data center company built from the ground up to address the technology infrastructure needs of rapidly scaling enterprises and hyperscale businesses, recently announced plans to expand its Chicago data center campus. The new development will be adjacent to STACK’s existing Chicago facility, which currently delivers 13MW of power and 221,000 square feet of space. The expansion campus, which spans 4 acres, will eventually house a multi-story data center that offers at least…"STACK Expands Data Center Presence in Chicago"
PacketFabric, the leading Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) platform and member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, recently announced that it has expanded its platform to Sydney, Australia. Now available at the Equinix SY4 International Business Exchange (IBX), the PacketFabric platform offers easy-to-consume transpacific capacity with availability from any location on its multi-terabit footprint. This Sydney point of presence (PoP) joins the company’s current fabric, which spans more than 150 locations in 20 metro markets throughout the United…"PacketFabric’s Network Extends to Sydney, Providing Transpacific Capacity"
New data from Synergy Research Group shows that just 20 metro areas account for 56% of worldwide retail colocation revenues. Ranked by revenue generated in Q1 2019, the top five metros include Tokyo, New York, London, Washington and Shanghai, which in aggregate account for 25% of the global retail colocation market. – read more below the image – It is particularly noteworthy that the global colocation market remains concentrated around the most important economic hubs,…"Synergy Research: Top-20 Metros Generate 56% of Global Retail Colocation Revenues"