Digital Realty is set to expand dedicated, private access to the IBM Cloud in 15 major metropolitan areas worldwide. The firm said the on-ramps helped ensure efficient and secure access to key enterprise applications in the IBM Cloud through Digital… Read More ›
Big Switch Networks has launched its Cloud-First Networking portfolio, featuring a range of new products and capabilities designed to accelerate hybrid cloud networking. The CFN portfolio addresses hybrid cloud networking design challenges, by bringing public cloud networking on-premises, as opposed… Read More ›
Equinix will be rolling out its Cloud Exchange Fabric capabilities across Asia-Pacific in the third quarter of 2018, helping businesses in the region to dynamically connect to their digital destinations on Platform Equinix. Equinix said the new inter-metro connectivity will enable… Read More ›
NEXTDC has flagged that its S1 Sydney data centre has established two new Google Cloud Interconnects, allowing customers to connect to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) from anywhere in Australia. “NEXTDC continues to experience strong demand for our premium data centre services… Read More ›
EdgeConneX has teamed with Colt Technology Services, with the partnership allowing Colt to connect its 100Gbps optimised global IQ network into several EdgeConneX’s facilities, beginning with its Amsterdam Edge data center. “This will enable Colt to address the growing local and global… Read More ›
The Vocus-owned Australia Singapore Cable will be accessible in Equinix’s International Business Exchange data centres in Singapore as well as in six Australian metros, including the Cable Landing Station in Perth and several points of presence in Sydney and Melbourne…. Read More ›
Microsoft is testing an underwater datacentre in Scotland’s Orkney Islands to deliver cloud services to nearby coastal cities as part of its Project Natick, a research project to investigate manufacturing and operating environmentally sustainable datacentres. According to Microsoft, the purpose of… Read More ›
Primary Russian data center operator IXcellerate has flagged the opening of the largest data hall in the country, as part of the firm’s third expansion of its Moscow-based DC campus. ‘This project was, 5 years ago, a ‘start-up’; today IXcellerate is a… Read More ›
Heather Wright was in San Jose as a guest of NetEvents PCCW Global has launched a software-defined interconnect platform, enabling enterprises and XaaS providers to have direct connectivity into cloud-based service providers or to their own international sites or partner’s… Read More ›
While the concept of smart cities is still in its infancy, Robert Linsdell, ANZ MD of critical infrastructure firm Vertiv, has warned that it will eventually gain significant traction, and businesses and government need to be prepared for it. Linsdell… Read More ›
Equinix is set to extend its Cloud Exchange Fabric capabilities to Melbourne and Sydney, following the announcement of the global launch of the service in December 2017.
Equinix is bolstering its ranks to address the demands of a renewed effort to capture a larger slice of the hyperscale datacenter market, with the appointment of former Digital Realty CTO Jim Smith.
Big Switch Networks has unveiled new upgrades to its Big Monitoring Fabric, to enable network and security operations teams to capture cloud-native data centre network traffic at scale and deliver deep application-level analytics. Its Big Mon Recorder Node addition facilitates high-performance… Read More ›
Megaport has announced support for Google Cloud’s Partner Interconnect, a service enabling customers to privately connect to the Google Cloud Platform from anywhere. Google Cloud’s Partner Interconnect is a new product in the internet specialist’s Google Cloud Interconnect range. Last September, Google announced Dedicated Interconnect,… Read More ›
Equinix has completed the acquisition of Metronode, a primary data centre provider operating facilities throughout Australia. “This acquisition expands our national footprint and will enable us to help our customers interconnect at the digital edge throughout Australia,” said Equinix Australia MD… Read More ›
New Liebert ITA2 features high durability built to withstand harsh environments Sydney, Australia [April 6, 2018] – Vertiv, formerly Emerson Network Power, today introduced the new Liebert ITA2 uninterruptible power supply (UPS), a robust, highly-efficient solution for various IT and non-IT applications…. Read More ›
Microsoft has flagged the availability of Azure Australia Central, a new platform featuring two new Microsoft Azure cloud regions located within Australian firm Canberra Data Centres’ secure facilities.