The Open Compute Project leadership is responding to an industry need to collaborate on liquid cooling and other advanced cooling approaches. OCP has formed the ADVANCED COOLING SOLUTIONS sub-project to 1)harmonize the supply chain thus enabling deliver of building blocks for wider, quicker, and easier adoption of liquid cooled servers, storage, and networking gear and 2) to create a community of collaborators for future advanced cooling solutions. This new sub-project will be part of the existing Rack and Power Project.
A global leader in energy, digital and industrial transformation is further cementing a long-term partnership with the UK’s fastest growing data centre provider, following a series of new orders.
Critical environment specialist, Keysource, was appointed by managed IT solutions and services experts ITPS to upgrade and expand its colocation facility in County Durham. The need was driven by increased demand for ITPS’ services, following its selection by Microsoft as one of the early adopters of the Azure Stack roll-out.
Former RF Code EMEA General Manager joins data centre thermal optimisation specialist to drive major partner and international sales initiatives.
Award-winning critical infrastructure specialists Sudlows are pleased to announce that its Technical Director, Andy Hirst, has been promoted to the role of Managing Director of Sudlows Limited - Critical Infrastructure division.
Goonhilly to launch new services thanks to recent £32.4 million in investment and contract wins.
Next Generation Data (NGD), operator of Europe’s largest data centre, has appointed Justin Jenkins as Managing Director.
a few months of planning and preparatory works the European consortium
broke ground and started the construction works of building the
prototype of one of the worlds most efficient data center. The project
funded by EU’s innovation and research programme Horizon 2020 kicked-off
in October 2017. The prototype facility will accomodate 500 kW of IT
load and is expected to be up and running by the end of the year.
Agreement with Six Degrees’ public-sector arm expands data centre footprint and enables Crown Hosting Data Centres Ltd to extend multi-cloud services to public sector.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect is now live in South Africa and located at Africa’s only vendor neutral data centre, Teraco. AWS Direct Connect enables clients to directly connect to their AWS resources in an AWS region. The service is accessible via a direct cross-connect within Teraco or from the Teraco Cloud Exchange platform in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
The network cabling and connectivity manufacturer now provides custom-made copper cabling for data centre and enterprise customers around the world.
Sterlite Tech, an end-to-end global technology leader in smarter digital networks, has announced the signing of definitive agreements for acquisition of a European specialised optical cable manufacturer based in Italy.
New interconnection hub will support content traffic growth in MENA region.
In its largest infrastructure build project to date, Africa’s only neutral data centre provider will be expanding the Teraco Isando Campus (JB1). Increased demand for additional data centre capacity is being driven by cloud uptake and enterprise organisations wanting to access the Teraco platform.
Panduit Europe has released its VeriSafe™ - Absence of Voltage Tester. VeriSafe™ is designed to minimize risk to electrical hazards by verifying the absence of voltage before equipment is accessed, making it easier for qualified electrical workers to determine an electrically safe environment in a fraction of the time compared to hand-held portable test instruments.
A consortium of six Asian institutional and private investors has acquired a 24.99% stake in the company in a transaction valued at £2.1 billion.
Experienced professional with proven track record of managing growth takes charge of UK IT Division for Global Leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation.
Ensono doubles in size and scale to accelerate innovation with clients.
Enhancements in CenterScape 2.0 will increase data centre uptime and efficiency, while reducing costs through increased visibility and insight.
Austria’s largest electrical equipment warehouse reduces its annual energy consumption by 15 percent.