Rackspace has achieved seven gold and three silver Microsoft Partner Competencies for capabilities spanning application development, cloud platform support, data management, business applications, mobility and productivity. Microsoft Partner Competencies recognise companies in the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) for their proven expertise in delivering quality solutions in a specialised area of business.
Vuzion, the cloud aggregator, has announced its first international business, Vuzion Ireland, the appointment of Kieran McDonnell, as country manager, and the opening of an office in Sandyford, Dublin. Vuzion Ireland brings a new set of capabilities to support the Irish IT reseller community achieve faster growth with cloud solutions.
JP Morgan Chase global IT head to aid NGD post-Brexit trade drive.
Capacity added to serve London’s growing needs as a global technology hub.
Getronics Mid-Market Reality Check report reveals IT investment priorities for year ahead.
Cloud Industry Forum launches a vendor independent Professional Member certification scheme.
KAO Data London One is now fully funded and will be the first (of a final four) data centre building(s) to be completed. Each data centre will support a critical technology load of 8.7MW.
Chinese tech company Canaan Creative moves into Boden and the Swedish data center region The Node Pole. Canaan is a world-leading producer of blockchain solutions and ASIC microprocessors – and the first Chinese company within the sector to open a data center in Europe. At an initial stage, the data center will operate at roughly 10 MW. The site will be up and running already during February.
Timico Technology Group (Timico), the Managed Cloud Service Provider has secured more than £50m in investment from Lyceum Capital, the growth investors, to facilitate its evolution as a market-leading IT and cloud provider and fulfil its long term strategic objectives. Lyceum Capital is now the majority shareholder in Timico.
Advising US firms on the Swedish data centre market.
Colocation and data centre provider, LDeX Group, has appointed Richard Webster to the role of group commercial director as part of its continued growth strategy.
With the new acquisition, Claranet continues its growth strategy and doubles its size in The Netherlands.
CIF and Deloitte outline how to achieve the right balance between operational and capital costs when deploying the cloud.
Metcom extends Epsilon’s global hubs in the greater New York metro market while giving its customers access to on demand intelligent networking around the world.
Fujitsu provides tablets and data center services to Egyptian government.
Aegis Data discusses why London might no longer be the epicentre for the data centre community.
CIF welcomes EuroCloud UK’s 50+ members into its membership community.
Feeding America, the largest domestic hunger-relief organisation in the U.S., is using Rackspace Private Cloud powered by VMware© and Rackspace Dedicated Servers. With infrastructure management and technical expertise from Rackspace, Feeding America successfully operates its food distribution database to deliver food to more than 46 million people in need annually.
The City of Stockholm launches Stockholm Data Parks to attract investment in data centers where waste heat is recycled and used to heat the city.
Region’s surging demand for digital services offsets decline in traditional sourcing value.