Category Archives: Data Center Post
IMN’s Provider Forum on Data Centers and Cloud Services Infrastructure (East): Where C-Level Decision-Makers Shape the Future of Our Digital Economy
Across the globe, the data center industry is experiencing major growth. In fact, a new report from 451 Research projects that the colocation data center market will reach $36 billion by the end of this year. Much of this explosive data center growth is a result of the increased adoption of cloud computing throughout various organizations. According to research firm, IDC, worldwide spending on public cloud services is expected to double from almost $70 billion in 2015 to a whopping $141 billion in 2019, further necessitating additional facilities to power the cloud.
You can’t walk more than two feet in any direction at PTC’17 in Honolulu this year without hearing about change. With “Changing Realities” as the theme of the event, just about every company is focused on progress and growth.
This fall, get ready to travel to the “Venice of the North” for HostingCon Europe 2016. Taking place October 11-12 at the Passenger Terminal in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, HostingCon Europe is the premier conference and trade show for cloud, colocation, domains and hosting companies.
HostingCon Spotlight: Leon Kuperman, CTO of ZENEDGE, Discusses Cybersecurity and the Launch of Its Single IP Protection
Originally posted to Data Center Post by Kathy Xu.
Data Center POST recently spoke with ZENEDGE’s Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer Leon Kuperman about the launch of the company’s Single IP Protection, and what ZENEDGE is hoping to accomplish at HostingCon. The conference, taking place between July 24-27 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, is the largest gathering of the hosting and cloud services community in the world.
Originally posted to Data Center Post by Contributing Editor, Kathy Xu.
Data Center POST recently had the opportunity to speak with Scott Mitchell, Senior VP of Sales, Infomart Data Centers, about the company’s goals for HostingCon Global 2016. The event, taking place July 24-27 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, is the largest gathering of the hosting and cloud services community in the world.
Originally posted to LinkedIn PULSE by Dan Ephraim.
When it comes to determining a location for new data center builds, organizations have multiple considerations to keep top-of-mind in order to ensure successful site planning, development and design. Northern Virginia, particularly Loudoun County, is one of the most highly sought-after regions for data center construction, tax incentives, a robust ecosystem of cloud providers, unprecedented connectivity via a world-class fiber network, and readily available access to reliable power and water sources, in addition to a highly trained IT workforce.
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Cleareon Fiber Networks Establishes Point of Presence in Digital Realty’s 111 8th Avenue Colocation Facility in New York City
Originally posted on Data Center POST
Cleareon Dark Fiber is Now Available to Digital Realty Customers and Others Within its 111 8th Avenue Facility
NEW YORK, NY – May 9, 2016 – Cleareon Fiber Networks, a New York City-based provider of dark fiber networks and services, recently announced it has expanded its network further by adding a Point of Presence (PoP) in Digital Realty’s 111 8th Avenue colocation facility. With a newly established PoP, Digital Realty’s customers can now conveniently access Cleareon’s dark fiber network, which is ready to cross-connect to hundreds of wired and wireless carriers, clouds, media companies, financial networks and content providers.
Originally posted on Data Center POST
For the second year running, International Telecoms Week (ITW), the premier meeting place for the international wholesale telecom community, is hosting an event Press Room featuring distinguished media organizations from across the globe. International telecom PR and marketing consulting firm, iMiller Public Relations (iMPR), has once again been selected to exclusively manage all press activities during this year’s ninth annual show, which is being held in downtown Chicago, May 8-11.