Colt Data Centre Services Selects ClearDB for Its Colocation Customer Portal

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…

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Rackspace Recognized As an AWS Migration Acceleration Program Partner

Global cloud services provider Rackspace has been named an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Migration Acceleration Program (MAP) Partner to help businesses migrate to AWS Cloud. This program seeks to help enterprises accelerate the migration to AWS Cloud by leveraging designated AWS Partner Network (APN) members to provide consulting support, training, and services credits. Rackspace would leverage its AWS migration expertise to simplify the process for moving workloads and applications to AWS Cloud. As a designated…

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Compass Datacenters’ BitBox Platform Selected by #EdgeMicro For Edge Data Center Management

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…

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Managed Cloud Services Company RapidScale Hires Brian Leonard as VP of Marketing  

RapidScale, a provider of managed cloud delivering its services to MSOs, VARs, MSPs, Carriers, Master Agents, technology advisors and telecom agents throughout the United States, has hired Brian Leonard as vice president of marketing. Leonard is based in Irvine and will be responsible for further accelerating RapidScale into a global brand and market leader in managed and hybrid managed cloud services. Before RapidScale, Brian Leonard ran a marketing department comprised of 14 employees for four…

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Smartdc Reopens Its Colocation Data Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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,…

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Microsoft Azure Marketplace Adds Archive360 FastCollect

Archive360®, the world’s leader in intelligent information management that drives down the cost, risk, and uncertainty of digital transformation to the cloud, today announced its FastCollect data migration solution has been added to the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. The Microsoft Azure Marketplace describes FastCollect from Archive360 as “a powerful data onboarding platform that is based on a legally compliant data validation engine.  Onboard 80+ data types to Azure at high speed while maintaining 100% data fidelity…

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Global Colocation Brand Datacenter.com Achieves Compliance With PCI DSS and ISAE Standards

  “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,…

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IT Europa Announces 8th Annual UK Managed Services and Hosting Summit #mshsummit

  IT Europa and Angel Business Communications will jointly be staging the 8th annual UK Managed Services & Hosting Summit on 19 September 2018. The event would bring leading hardware and software vendors, hosting providers, telecommunications companies, mobile operators and web services providers involved in managed services and hosting together with Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and resellers, integrators and service providers migrating to, or developing their own managed services portfolio and sales of hosted solutions.…

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#UKCloud Launches Its UKCloudX Cloud Platform Addressing the Needs of UK Government Agencies

UKCloud, a UK-based multi-cloud solutions provider, has launched UKCloudX – a “high assurance” cloud platform for the UK’s most critical and sensitive systems. Operating as a new division of UKCloud, UKCloudX would enable a new level of innovation and collaboration for the UK’s most sensitive systems. UKCloudX is a result of a significant investment of over £25 million in additional people, new premises (with enhanced physical security) and a new cloud technology platform – using…

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AWS Consulting Partner Stratus Solutions Releases cloudtamer.io for Cloud Governance

Stratus Solutions, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Consulting Partner headquartered in Fulton, Maryland, has announced the general availability of cloudtamer.io. This solution would help organizations efficiently manage their cloud use at scale by delivering visibility and automating control across accounts, budget, and compliance. “As we help our customers move to the cloud, we consistently see the same challenge: the lack of a solution to automate governance of cloud operations,” said Dede Dascalu, CEO of…

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