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Africa Data Centres to expand facility in Nairobi

Africa Data Centres, a business of Cassava Technologies a pan-African technology group, has announced it has secured a piece of land adjacent to its existing data centre in Nairobi, Kenya, and plans to expand the facility up to an extra 15MW of IT load. The build will be completed in the first half of 2024 […]


Legrand introduces Nexpand – a new configure-to-order cabinet platform for the data centre market 

Legrand, a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, has unveiled Nexpand, its new data centre cabinet platform. The new platform is flexible, sturdy and secure for housing data centre devices. It provides the scalability and future-proof architecture needed to support the rise in digital transitions, Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity, 5G services, Edge Computing […]


STACK Infrastructure adds to its robust Northern Virginia presence with new 84MW campus

STACK Infrastructure (STACK), a digital infrastructure partner to one of the world’s most innovative companies, has announced plans for a 34-acre development in Prince William County in Northern Virginia. The 84MW project will comprise a minimum of two buildings spanning 602,000 square feet. STACK will deliver this new campus in Q3 of 2023, once again […]


VIRTUS Data Centres appoints Mike Golding as SVP of Design and Build

VIRTUS Data Centres (VIRTUS), one of London’s leading data centre companies and part of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres Group, has announced the appointment of Mike Golding as SVP of Design and Build. Reporting directly to Neil Cresswell, CEO of VIRTUS Data Centres, Golding will be a key member of the leadership team, responsible for […]


Crosslake Fibre joins Cologix’s interconnection ecosystem to bring submarine connections to North America

Cologix – one of North America’s leading network-neutral interconnection and hyperscale Edge data centre companies – has announced a new partnership with Crosslake Fibre, an international Network Service Provider (NSP) and developer of unique submarine and terrestrial fibre networks. Crosslake Fibre has contracted for space and power services in Cologix’s TOR1 facility to enable customers to store, manage and […]


Green construction required to support upcoming Nordic boom

Forecasted growth in the Nordic data centre market will need to be supported by green construction methods to ensure sustainable development for the sector, warns an industry specialist. A recent report from Arizton Advisory and Intelligence has projected significant growth for the Nordic region over the coming decade. Ample availability of renewable energy sources and government support […]


ALEC launches new company to revolutionise data centre construction in MENA region

Building on its strengths in construction, MEP, logistics, fitout and technology integration and looking to cater to growing demand for regional data centres, ALEC has announced the establishment of its newest subsidiary, ALEC Data Centre Solutions. In addition to designing, implementing and commissioning turn-key data centres that conform to the highest international standards, the company […]


CoreSite implements an energy-efficient cooling system in its Boston data centre

CoreSite, a leading hybrid IT solutions provider and subsidiary of American Tower Corporation, has announced it will now serve customers in its Boston data centre facility with a highly energy-efficient cooling system that will save an estimated 8 million kilowatt-hours each year. The equipment upgrade is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to deploy efficient power and cooling […]


Khazna Data Centers achieves Tier-III certification from Uptime Institute for its Apollo 5 and Apollo 6 data centres

Khazna Data Centers, one of the UAE’s largest data centre providers, has achieved the Uptime Institute’s Tier III certification of Constructed Facility for its Apollo 5 and Apollo 6 data centres. Earlier this year, Khazna was awarded the same accreditation for its Apollo 3 and 4 facilities.  Data centres are both drivers and enablers for […]


Digital infrastructure consultancy expands into the Netherlands  

AMS Helix, a digital infrastructure solutions and consultancy business, has announced its expansion into the Netherlands and the opening of its new European office in Amsterdam. With its headquarters in Edinburgh and a further office in London, this expansion allows the company to further its reach and capitalise on the growing opportunities across Europe.   The […]


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