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Cybersecurity
Acronis expands global data centre network, including new facilities in NZ
The expansion ensures that the full range of Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions will be available to partners and organisations around the world.
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Hybrid Cloud
Dell announces range of VMware integration upgrades
New HCI, cloud, storage and data protection integration with latest VMware releases for edge locations, data centres and hybrid clouds.
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IaaS / Serverless Infrastructure
IaaS revenue to reach $39 billion across APAC
Increased government spending to modernise the existing IT infrastructure and  agrowing shift towards server virtualisation are the major factors likely to boost the growth of the IaaS market in the region.
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Certification
OVHcloud launches new hosted private cloud solution
OVHcloud has released its Hosted Private Cloud Premier offering, with a focus on providing competitive performance, security, isolation and location of data.
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Australia
Construction on new data centre for Newcastle and Hunter region kicks off
The $20 million data centre project, developed in partnership with Ausgrid, will boost jobs, create much-needed network infrastructure and strengthen the digital economy of the Newcastle and the greater Hunter region.
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SaaS
Why a move to the cloud makes a whole lot of sense
The need for more flexible options is driving enterprise away from on-premises deployments to cloud-based technology, writes Hyland country manager for A/NZ Jamie Atherton.
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Australia
Leading Edge Data Centres to build $20m data centre campus in Newcastle
“Enhancing regional connectivity is of strategic importance to Australia’s digital infrastructure upgrade."
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Cloud
Nintex announces availability of Workflow Cloud in A/NZ
Nintex Workflow Cloud can now be used in Australia in New Zealand, Nintex announced today, via a Microsoft Azure data centre in Victoria, Australia.
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Ethernet
NVIDIA announces new Mellanox SmartNIC for the modern data center
NVIDIA says the new SmartNIC draws on software-defined, hardware-accelerated engines to alleviate the bulk of network and security processing power typically applied to CPUs.
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Digital Realty
Digital Realty powers on third Singapore data center
Digital Realty hopes that the SIN12 facility will provide an efficient, sustainable, secure and regulatory compliant location that will help customers build a future-proof foundation for their data center strategy. 
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Cloud
Aruba launches new global cloud data centre with Cogent
Aruba has activated a new global cloud data centre, based at its technology campus on the outskirts of Milan and provided by internet service provider Cogent.
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Ethernet
Mellanox launches new Ethernet switches for next-gen data centres
Mellanox says the Ethernet switch is optimised for cloud, Ethernet storage fabric and AI applications through its support from Spectrum-3.
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Cloud
Google Cloud to invest $10b in US presence in 2020
Google will invest more than $10 billion in its United States offices and data centers in 2020, Google CEO Sundar Pinchai declared last week.
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Internet Access
Bluebird Network completes fiber expansion in Jefferson City
luebird Network chose to build the 26-mile-long fiber network completely underground to protect it from natural disasters.
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Microsoft
Global data centers - ranked
Data centers are now a cornerstone of the information economy, with USD$100 billion having been poured into the asset class over the past decade.
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Web Development
Web hosting platform SiteGround shifts infrastructure to Google Cloud
Many of SiteGround’s new customers from the U.S. and Europe are already activated in Google’s U.S. and Netherlands Cloud locations. Existing customers in these locations are in the process of being moved.
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Cloud data center
Cloudscene ranks top regional data centre providers
Equinix took the top spot across Europe, North America, Asia, and Oceania.
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Sustainability
HPE enters Swiss efficiency alliance
Hewlett Packard Enterprise has entered into an alliance to launch a first-of-its-kind data center efficiency label, designed to decarbonise data centers and significantly reduce their energy consumption.
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Arista Networks
Arista Networks acquires Big Switch Networks, according to reports
Arista Networks has reportedly purchased Big Switch Networks, a cloud-first networking provider with deep roots in the data center space.
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Cloud
ManageEngine leverages AU data centres to bring data closer to home
ManageEngine is leveraging two Australian data centres to host its cloud-based IT management applications.
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Managed Services
Unisys named as leader in cloud and data center services
Information Services Group (ISG) has named Unisys as one of the global leaders in cloud and data center services.
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Cloud
Mellanox enables next generation of secure & efficient cloud data centers
Mellanox Technologies has introduced two new solutions designed to deliver data center security, performance and efficiency at large scales for any workloads.
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Machine learning
Cloudera launches machine learning as part of new platform
"Cloudera Machine learning enables rapid onboarding and agile experimentation at scale for data science teams."
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Hybrid Cloud
Cloudera unveils enterprise data cloud platform
"CDP is a new approach to enterprise data that delivers a full range of analytic capabilities from the Edge to AI."