Facebook to build new Ireland data centre

The internet giant uses the country as its global headquarters and announced the move this week. The facility will reportedly cost around £150 million. Facebook...

Designing for uptime: technology advancing at a rapid pace

Sudlows technical director Andy Hirst offers Louise Frampton his views on the important factors that contribute to a successful critical infrastructure project and provides an...

White paper outlines key factors for specifying IT Pods

  A new white paper from Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, explains how to specify the physical infrastructure for an...

Apple to build new ‘green’ data centre in Iowa

Apple has announced plans to build a 400,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art data centre in Waukee, Iowa, to better serve North American users of iMessage, Siri, the...

Digital Realty and Mitsubishi announce joint venture for Japanese data centre market

Digital Realty, a leading global provider of data centre, colocation and interconnection solutions, has announced that it has entered into a 50/50 joint venture...

DCS award entries: deadline approaches

The closing date for nominations for the DCS awards is approaching and entries are being invited from  product designers, manufacturers, suppliers and providers operating...

Panduit wins industry award for contribution to data centre industry

At the recent 2018 DCS industry awards, Panduit won the Industry Award, for its outstanding contribution to some of the industry’s most significant breakthroughs...

What lies beneath the sheath?

Julie Banks, UK sales manager at Nexans, discusses how it is everyone’s responsibility to establish if the cables they are using really are fit...

Energy in industry 4.0: harnessing the connected site

Advances in Industry 4.0 can enhance energy strategies and improve the resilience of critical sites. DSR is often seen as a risk to critical sites,...

Loadbanks deliver resilience for Europe’s greenest mine

Crestchic has provided two of its 1MW resistive only loadbanks to the first ever underground data centre, based in Norway.  The Lefdal mine, a 120,000...

Data Centre World: are data centres missing out on energy efficiency savings?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYeASfaVPNw   The impact of 5G, the evolution of the Edge and rising energy costs were among the major topics for discussion at Data Centre...

UPS topology drives increase in uptime

Advances in UPS design are increasing efficiency and resilience, writes Centiel UK managing director Mike Elms... In any industry, there is always innovation and advancement....

Kao Data announces Paul Finch as interim CEO as it enters next phase of...

Kao Data has announced that Paul Finch is to lead the company as interim CEO through the expansion phase of the 43.5MVA campus development. The...

Data centres: Choose a more sustainable battery

https://youtu.be/M08wTw_-bZk Data centres are under increasing pressure to reduce energy and carbon. While many of the world’s largest operators are building and funding their own...

Edge to drive growth in modular builds

Vertiv’s Viktor Petik provides an insight into the growing market for pre-fabricated modular data centres and claims that deployments will reshape data centre economics... Products...