3W Infra, an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) hosting provider from Amsterdam with an international client-base and more than 4,000 dedicated servers under management, has announced the launch of its AMD EPYC processor dedicated server packages, based on the latest server technology. Read more at IaaS Hosting Company 3W Infra Launches AMD EPYC-Powered Dedicated Servers on Website Hosting Review."IaaS Hosting Company 3W Infra Launches AMD EPYC-Powered Dedicated Servers"
Atos, with over 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of over € 11 billion, has strengthened its strategic partnership with Google Cloud with two regional extensions of existing Google Cloud data centers in Frankfurt and Ashburn VA, to support Oracle database customers. Read more at Atos Expands Partnership with Google Cloud in Frankfurt, Germany and Ashburn VA on Website Hosting Review."Atos Expands Partnership with Google Cloud in Frankfurt, Germany and Ashburn VA"
Designer/manufacturer of rugged computer and electronic hardware, Crystal Group, has announced a significant milestone of having delivered 15,000 rugged servers to the U.S. Navy since 2008. Read more at 15,000 Rugged Servers by Crystal Group Now Support the U.S. Navy on Website Hosting Review."15,000 Rugged Servers by Crystal Group Now Support the U.S. Navy"
DediPath, a provider of infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions, has signed a multi-year partnership to provide bare metal colocation solutions within EdgePresence data centers. Read more at IaaS Hosting Company DediPath Selects EdgePresence to Deliver Bare Metal Solutions on Website Hosting Review."IaaS Hosting Company DediPath Selects EdgePresence to Deliver Bare Metal Solutions"
NTT Communications has announced the completion of phase 1 of its 4th data center in Frankfurt through e-shelter, a subsidiary of NTT Com and one of the leading data center providers in Europe. Frankfurt 4 is the 12th operational data center location in the e-shelter portfolio. Read more at e-shelter Opens New 24,000 SQM Data Center Campus in Frankfurt on Website Hosting Review."e-shelter Opens New 24,000 SQM Data Center Campus in Frankfurt"
It is particularly noteworthy that the global colocation market remains concentrated around the most important economic hubs, reflecting the importance of proximity to major customers. The enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) market generated well over $23 billion of revenue for software vendors in Q1 2019 and will hit a $100 billion annual run rate in the current quarter, according to new market research by Synergy Research. The SaaS market continues to grow at almost 30% per year.…"Synergy Research: SaaS Spending Hits $100 billion Annual Run Rate"
Global real estate investment trust CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) has broken ground on the first phase of its newest data center location in Frankfurt, Germany. The facility is CyrusOne’s third in the Sossenheim district of the city, offering cloud service providers (CSPs), systems integrators (SIs) and multinational corporations “customized, secured and resilient” data center solutions within a key business hub. Upon completion, expected in Q2 2020, this greenfield data center development will comprise two adjoining, four-story…"CyrusOne Breaks Ground on Third Data Center in Frankfurt, Germany"
Digital Crossroads (DX Hammond OpCo, LLC) recently announced that as of Thursday, June 27, 2019, Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb has formally signed the Indiana Data Center Tax Incentive. The legislation, signed at an official ceremony in Indianapolis, is the result of a collaborative effort between Digital Crossroads Data Center and other leading technology businesses in the region and makes Indiana the nation’s most competitive state for new data centers. “The Indiana legislature has been…"Indiana’s Governor Signs Data Center Incentive Bill, Granting the State a Critical Competitive Edge"
Domain company continues to consolidate the domain industry. Fresh off a bond issue of €50 million, domain name company CentralNic (London AIM: CNIC) is acquiring domain name registrar Hexonet for €10 million. Hexonet is a reseller platform and also retail registrar with 3.8 million domains under management. It had €16.5 million revenue last year and an EBITDA of €0.8m. The company has offices in Germany and Vancouver, Canada. Hexonet CEO Jens Wagner and CMO Tony…"CentralNic to acquire Hexonet for €10.0 million"
“Other physical safeguards a healthcare organization’s data center should feature include: Limited facility access and controls for authorized or restricted access,” said Albert A. Ahdoot, Director of Business Development, Colocation America. Though global ransomware attacks are on the decline, healthcare organizations continue to be disproportionately targeted by hackers. HIPAA-compliant data storage is important to mitigate risks. It involves implementing both physical and digital safeguards designed to protect sensitive health information from a growing number of threats.…"Expert Blog: What Healthcare Organizations Need to Know About HIPAA-Compliance"