Zayo will open a new colocation data center in Atlanta in July. The new facility at 1150 White Street SW will add 72,100 total square feet and six megawatts (MW) of critical power and is the company’s second data center in Atlanta. The expansion would be driven by strong customer demand in Atlanta, including commitments from four large companies in diverse sectors. The new colocation data center will complement Zayo’s facility located next door at…"#Zayo Expands Atlanta Data Center Presence (Video)"
3W Infra, a fast growing global provider of ‘pure play’ IaaS hosting solutions with 4,600 dedicated servers under management and a proprietary global network, has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Netherlands-based A2B Internet. Under the agreement, A2B Internet will operate as an extension of 3W Infra’s own engineering teams and provide international network management and support services for 3W Infra’s global network. The 3W Infra Global Network plays an important…"3W Infra Signs Strategic Network Management and Support Agreement with A2B Internet"
Colt Data Centre Services, an international carrier-neutral data center, and colocation services provider, has selected ClearDB’s MySQL Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) solution to power its multi-cloud, always-on customer portal and management application. ClearDB’s global architecture is designed from the ground up for high availability and low latency to MySQL-powered applications with scheduled backups in multiple regions and time zones to ensure data availability and an international footprint. ClearDB’s “highly available” DBaaS architecture would deliver a resilient, geographically…"Colt Data Centre Services Selects ClearDB for Its Colocation Customer Portal"
EdgeMicro, a company launched in 2017, operates in the “edge” colocation space. EdgeMicro has now selected Compass Datacenters‘ BitBox BMS Platform for edge data center management. EdgeMicro is deploying its infrastructure in an initial rollout of 30 cities, with aggressive plans to scale to hundreds of sites in North America and a roadmap for thousands of global deployments. Compass’ BitBox platform enables companies to monitor and manage distributed IT infrastructure through a unified system. “We…"Compass Datacenters’ BitBox Platform Selected by #EdgeMicro For Edge Data Center Management"
Smartdc, a colocation data center provider from the Netherlands with data centers located in Rotterdam and Heerlen, has refurbished and expanded its colocation data center in Rotterdam. The new data center now offers 3,500 square meters of colocation space in the former Van Nelle Factory building, a former distribution center of this Dutch coffee manufacturer that’s on the world heritage list of UNESCO. Part of the Performance Group which also includes managed hosting provider i3D.net,…"Smartdc Reopens Its Colocation Data Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands"
“My comprehensive IT audit experience comes in handy and it didn’t take us that much effort to help our AMS1 data center in Amsterdam successfully prepare for the PCI DSS and ISAE3402 compliance audits,” said Jouke Albeda – Security & Compliance Manager at Datacenter.com. Datacenter.com, a global provider of on-demand colocation services that paid more than $500,000 for its domain name, with its first large-scale AMS1 colocation data center located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands,…"Global Colocation Brand Datacenter.com Achieves Compliance With PCI DSS and ISAE Standards"
Flexential, a colocation and hybrid IT infrastructure provider formerly known as Peak 10 + ViaWest, has announced the launch of FlexAnywhere – a software-defined network fabric that would deliver high capacity, low latency and secured connectivity from the data center and cloud, to the edge. FlexAnywhere would deliver high-speed predictable throughput from Flexential’s growing portfolio of 41 interconnected edge data centers across the United States, yielding faster performing applications and reduced costs for customers by…"#Flexential Extends Hyperscale Cloud Connectivity Options Through the Launch of FlexAnywhere Platform"
Cloud hosting provider Rackspace has announced the launch of Rackspace Colocation, a new service that allows customers to deploy their own hardware in Rackspace data centers across the globe. With this new offering, customers can leverage Rackspace’s global data center footprint with locations in Chicago, Dallas, Kansas City, Northern New Jersey, Northern Virginia, San Jose, Hong Kong, London, Moscow, and Sydney. The colocation market will grow at a 12 percent compound annual growth rate through…"Rackspace Unveils Colocation Services Delivered From Its Data Centers Across the Globe"