Acquisition of Romonet expands CBRE’s data centre solutions offering

CBRE Group has acquired the assets of Romonet, a leading advanced analytics software company which provides technology and consulting services for large global data...

Equinix acquires Switch Datacenters’ AMS1 data centre business in Amsterdam

Equinix has announced that it has closed a transaction for the purchase of Switch Datacenters' AMS1 data centre business in Amsterdam, Netherlands, in an all-cash transaction for...

Panduit awarded approved supplier status by Kao Data

Panduit EMEA, the physical infrastructure and connectivity company, has achieved approved supplier status to the Kao Data Campus, for its Universal Containment, hot aisle...

Digital Realty advances renewable energy solutions

Digital Realty is expanding its renewable energy and sustainability initiatives with a long-term power purchase agreement to source solar power for a portion of...

Adapting infrastructure following legislative change

From the IP Act and Brexit, to a new Green Grid performance metric, Future Facilities’ Jon Leppard discusss the potential impact on data centre...

Sudlows launches new website, pushes new Critical Infrastructures division

Sudlows has launched a new website, hot on the heels of launching its new  Critical Infrastructures division, says the firm in this sponsored post. The...

Basefarm and Chatsworth partner on groundbreaking ‘green’ data centre

Basefarm, a global IT hosting and colocation services provider, has partnered with Chatsworth Products (CPI) in the building of a ground-breaking, green data centre...

Power goes on at KAO Data Park

KAO Data Campus in Harlow, the £200m science and technology data centre development at the heart of the London-Stansted-Cambridge corridor, has announced the full...

Going underground: taking modularity to new depths

Situated next to a deep, cold fjord, with access to an ample supply of hydroelectric energy, the Lefdal Mine Datacentre aims to be the...

Data centre relocation completed for Ridgeons

Secure I.T. Environments has announced the completion of its data centre relocation project for Ridgeons, Timber and Builders Merchants. The project involved the closure of a...

Amsterdam facility shortlisted for Datacloud Europe Architecture Award

Datacenter.com, a global provider of carrier and cloud neutral colocation data centre services, has been nominated by Datacloud Europe under the ‘Excellence in Data Centre...

Hyundai opens ‘Big Data Centre’ in China as part of plans for connected cars

Hyundai Motor has opened its first global 'Big Data Centre' in Guizhou Province, China, to gather and analyse massive volumes of data collected from...

APC NetShelter racks and micro data centres achieve Cisco certification

Schneider Electric has announced that APC NetShelter SX with Shock Packaging has achieved Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Pre-rack and Ship Certification, expanding certification...

Aqua secures Nordic data centre deal

Hampshire based engineering company, the Aqua Group, has been selected as a strategic partner to PVD Modular in a deal which will see at...

Wasabi opens data centre in Amsterdam

Wasabi has announced the opening of its first European data centre based in Amsterdam. The new data centre will accommodate Wasabi’s accelerating growth in the...

Data centre energy usage: a ticking time bomb?

Peter Westwood, data centre director at SPIE UK, warns that data centres will need to tackle energy efficiency and looks at some of the...

Equinix and VMware partner to accelerate enterprise hybrid cloud transformations

Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, has announced an expanded partnership with VMware to support VMware Cloud on Dell EMC on Platform Equinix. The...

Wind power crucial to growth of Ireland’s data centre sector

The Data Centres Ireland conference has highlighted the key role that wind power will have for the data centre sector in Ireland - driving down...

Rack-mounted modular UPS ‘derisks entire infrastructure’

Socomec says it has extended its UPS range to address the evolving demands placed upon those responsible for managing data centres, critical buildings and facilities....

ASHRAE names Carl Munters ‘a pioneer of industry’

Carl Munters, the inventor who gave his name to the Munters’ brand, has been honoured by ASHRAE for making milestone contributions to the growth...