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Munters is shutting down data centre operations in EMEA

Following ongoing disappointments, and reductions in 2018. Air conditioning and Climate Control Specialist Munters will be winding down its data centre business in EMEA, and is planning to close a specialised factory in Dison, Belgium. According to local publication RTBF,…
Facebook confirms fifth information center in Altoona, Iowa

With zero property taxation. Facebook confirmed plans, reported last month, to expand into Altoona, Iowa. The company will invest $400 million construct a facility within the city, where it’s been operating since 2015. The 1 million square foot building will…
New Continuum acquires West Chicago data centre it rented since 2013

Since no one enjoys having a landlord. IT Service Provider New Continuum Data Centers has obtained the information centre that it was utilizing from its prior owner, CenterPoint Properties. New Continuum started renting the building in 2013, redeveloping the site…
Microsoft Launches First Cloud Data Centers in the South Africa

Even without local data centers, Microsoft was the leading cloud supplier within the country, according to analysts. Microsoft has beat its cloud Amazon by establishing data centers in South Africa. Amazon Web Services hopes to bring its original data centers…
Datacom celebrates $52m expansion of NZ data centres

IT service supplier Datacom has relaunched its Gloucester data center in Christchurch, capping off a $52 million expansion and upgrade of its four New Zealand data centres. The Gloucester expansion itself cost $9.7 million and involved more than doubling the…
Microsoft :The sky’s the limit of your data with Cosmos DB

Global software vendor Microsoft is well known for its SQL Server database. It’s the Redmond giant’s Azure Cosmos DB that guarantees digit millisecond reads and writes on planet scale databases with minimal fuss. SQL Server is a relational database built…