Registrar adds 50% more domains in just ten months. Domain name registrar NameSilo (CSE:URL) has hit another milestone with over three million domains under management. As of this morning, a running ticker on its site showed 3,008,725 domains. It took the registrar about ten months to grow from 2 million to 3 million domains, a quick clip showing that it’s taking market share from competitors. The registrar is usually among the top ten for new…"NameSilo tops 3 million domain names"
A strong month for .com ICANN has published the latest official data from Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) about the .com namespace. This registrar-by-registrar report covers March 2019. March was a strong month for many registrars. GoDaddy topped 1 million new registrations and others had lots of new registrations, too. United-Domains fell off the monthly performance chart as GMO jumped on. Here’s how registrars did in terms of new .com registrations: 1. GoDaddy.com* (NYSE: GDDY) 1,045,199 (884,685…"A strong month for .Com"
The Open Compute Project (OCP) Foundation has granted GIGA Data Centers’ Mooresville, NC, data center the OCP-Ready status. An OCP Ready site complies with all site requirements for a colocation service provider to be able to serve OCP customers and their hardware in its facilities. OCP customers typically require greater flexibility in power to support higher rack-power densities that need to be delivered “efficiently and cost-effectively.” Such flexibility is becoming increasingly required to support the growing demands…"GIGA Data Centers’ NC Facility Achieves OCP Ready Status"
Global server, data center and cloud computing solutions provider, Inspur, has announced the upcoming availability of a Virtual Central Office (VCO) 3.0 lab in Shanghai, with partners including Accton, Kaloom, Red Hat and Linux Foundation. VCO 3.0 has an initial focus on 5G mobile services with a lab setup designed for both virtualized network functions (VNFs) and cloud native network functions (CNFs) in a common architecture. “The new VCO 3.0 community lab hosted by Inspur…"Inspur Announces Upcoming Availability of 5G Lab in Shanghai"
Leaseweb, a global provider of cloud hosting, dedicated servers, CDN solutions and more, has hired Wilfried Dudink as managing director of its CDN operations. In this position he is responsible for further expansion of Leaseweb’s CDN activities. Prior to joining Leaseweb, Mr. Dudink spent seven years at CenturyLink, where he focused specifically on CDNs, website acceleration and media distribution in EMEA. “Our CDN division has traditionally provided customers with a reliable content distribution platform. However,…"Leaseweb Hires New CDN Executive from CenturyLink"
Cloud-based robotics services provider, Digital Workforce, a company that was founded in 2015 and is now employing over 240 IPA specialists in Finland, UK, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Poland, has launched in the UK. The robotics and cloud innovator from Finland is expanding its Robot-as-a-Service model to the UK due to UK interest in Robotic Process Automation (RPA). The company brings to the UK its “innovative” Robot-as-a-Service model, offering its clients to pay by the minute…"Digital Workforce Brings Robot-as-a-Service Model to the UK"
PacketFabric, a Network-as-a-Service platform and member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, has announced the expansion of its NaaS platform to Sydney, Australia. The PacketFabric platform is now available at the Equinix SY4 International Business Exchange (IBX). PacketFabric operates a multi-terabit footprint that includes more than 150 locations in 20 metro markets in the United States, Europe, and now the Asia-Pacific. This Sydney Point-of-Presence (PoP) is the first data center in the Asia-Pacific region on…"Network-as-a-Service Platform PacketFabric Now Available in Sydney, Australia"
Portman Partners, the leading Executive Search firm focused on C-level leadership and senior executive roles for firms within the data center sector, recently announced that they are offering a new advisory service. This service will guide the infrastructure investor community, providing expert insight and bespoke advisory groups to ensure that investors can build successful and stable long-term investment strategies in the data center and communications infrastructure fields. As digital transformation is becoming a main driver…"Portman Partners’ Advisory Services Facilitate Long-Term Success for Investors"
Resello, a European ‘cloud native’ IT solutions distributor and Microsoft CSP indirect provider supporting over 3.000 active resellers in over 100 countries worldwide, has updated their Resello cloud services automation platform to include integration with Autotask. This new integration enables Resello partners who use Autotask as their IT business management platform to utilize the Resello cloud services automation platform for provisioning and managing cloud solutions such as Office 365 or Azure. “Over the past months’…"International Cloud Services Distributor Resello Releases Autotask Integration"
A short seller publishes critical analysis of Tucows. Yesterday, a short seller posted a critical analysis of Tucows (NASDAQ: TCX). Shares in the company dropped before quickly recovering and ending the day in positive territory. It’s not the first time a short seller has targeted Tucows with a report. But this one is more level-headed, avoiding the extreme hyperbole and anonymity of the prior report. Kerrisdale Capital Management titled its report published on SeekingAlpha “Tucows:…"Stock market shrugs off short seller’s Tucows analysis"