Data center architecture news stories - Page 2
Supermicro reveals new outdoor systems for data centers
Supermicro says the new systems are ideal for harsh outdoor environments and support the industry's movement toward open source software and disaggregated hardware.
Data Centre Maintenance / Management
Huawei’s solution for streamlining data centre construction
The company’s new offering provides services to support the design, build and operation of Tier-4 data centres.
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.
Vertiv announces expansion to key data centre
New investments will further enhance uninterruptible power supply testing capabilities for Vertiv customers worldwide.
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.
AirTrunk plans $1b data center in Australia's North Sydney
The data center, to be called SYD2, is backed by more than $1 billion investment from AirTrunk and is planned to open in 2020.
World Wide Technology achieves VMware competency
World Wide Technology (WWT) has achieved a Data Center Virtualization VMware Master Services Competency, which is its first competency from VMware in Asia Pacific.
Versa Networks celebrates success milestones
Versa Networks is celebrating several success milestones, including industry awards, lucrative partnerships, and more than 1000 total customers to date.
Power / Energy
NEXTDC's S1 data centre gains 5-star NABERS rating
The S1 Sydney data centre is one of only two data centre facilities in Australia to receive the NABERS 5-star rating for energy efficiency – the other is NEXTDC’s Melbourne M1 facility.
Gartner deems Juniper Networks a leader in data center networking
“For us, to once again be recognized by Gartner as a leader in the data center space reinforces what we’re already hearing from our customers and partners."
Data center architecture
How Interxion is growing its data centre operations with scalable DCI networks
By connecting its data centres in Marseille using Ciena technology, Interxion can provide a seamless experience for clients.
Edge rapidly extends influence on data center industry
In just five years, edge has had profound effects on the data center.
Data center management
HiveIO brings new operational capabilities with fabric solution updates
The new capabilities include graphics acceleration, NVMe caching, and configurable in-memory storage to deliver an intelligent virtualization solution.
Uptime Institute reveals insights into data center challenges
The Uptime Institute has released the findings of its ninth annual Global Data Center Survey, which describes an increasingly complex data center market as it continues to adapt to change.
Global data center market
Data center construction market fuelled by boom in IoT, VR and cloud
The market will expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.04% between 2018 and 2023, predicts the latest Market Research Future report.
Finance, Leasing & Rental
Serverless architecture market to reach $14B by 2024
According to KBV research, the drive for agility and flexibility in enterprise IT is driving the adoption of serverless architecture worldwide.
Microsoft livestreams underwater life near Scotland data centre
Microsoft announced that it had launched an underwater data centre in Scotland, but who knew that it would be so attractive to fish?
Data Centre Cooling
Uptime Institute awards Vertiv solution TIER IV-ready certification
Asia’s Uptime Institite has awarded Vertiv’s SmartAisle Solution a TIER IV-ready certification this week.
NTT Com to launch major data network services in India
NTT Communications says it plans to invest more than $160 million into the India data center market.
Visa expands global presence with not one, but TWO new data centres
Visa has announced expanded transaction processing capabilities in two new data centres – one in Singapore and one in the United Kingdom.
Specifying data center pod architectures - Schneider Electric's latest White Paper
For centralised data centres, including the latest hyperscale facilities, there is a need to develop larger increments of IT resource, known as Pods.
SDN & NFV
SDN market spells opportunity for vendors
The data centre and enterprise SDN market is set to grow more than 15-fold by 2019, according to recent research from IHS.
Cloud is where the magic happens says Gartner
Cloud computing is uniquely susceptible to the perils of myths due to the nature, confusion and hype surrounding it.