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NetNordic selects DigiPlex dual-site solution for data centre needs

NetNordic, a fast-growing Nordic system integrator with a broad customer portfolio and nearly 300 employees in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland, has selected DigiPlex to cater for all of the company’s data centre needs. The company currently uses five different data centres in Norway and DigiPlex will deliver a dual-site solution using the data centres at Ulven and Rosenholm in […]


PBT Group expert discusses why data clouds are gathering

While the march to the cloud continues, business decision-makers are recognising that such a complex migration cannot happen overnight. Here, Julian Thomas, Principle Consultant at South Africa-based data solutions specialist, the PBT Group, talks to us about some of the influencing factors to a more slow-paced transition. The tech industry has seen a whirlwind of […]


Wasabi announces opening of data centre in Amsterdam

Wasabi, a cloud storage company, 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 EU region, aiming to bring affordable, fast, enterprise class cloud storage closer to the company’s European customer base. With an EU data centre, European users will […]


Delta’s UPS and DCIM systems power new green data centre and data lab

Delta, a global provider of power and thermal management solutions, has announced its DPH 500kVA modular uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) and InfraSuite Manager data centre information management (DCIM) system are now in operation at Bytesnet’s new d’Root data centre at Zernike Campus Groningen in the Netherlands. The DPH 500kVA UPS delivers fully rated power (kVA=kW) […]


Microsoft Azure data centres now available to customers in Africa

Microsoft’s first data centres in Africa are now open to customers, with the general availability of Microsoft Azure from new cloud regions in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The investment will drive significant growth, in line with both the continent’s Digital Transformation objectives and the realisation of new economic opportunities. The launch also makes Microsoft the […]


LanDynamix builds lasting partnership with Allem Brothers

With help from long-standing IT partner, LanDynamix, Allem Brothers is gradually transforming its ICT systems to support its business better and lay the foundations for another century of success. About the customer Allem Brothers began its life as a small trading concern in Viljoenskroon in the northern Free State. Over the course of almost a […]


Company advances workload protection for multi-cloud data centres

Hutchinson Networks, the Edinburgh-based network specialist, has developed a robust and powerful systems tool called Fabrix Secure Analytics (FSA). Powered by Cisco Tetration Analytics and its own Fabrix cloud platform, FSA adds further network application security for organisations considering data centre migration or those that need to build dynamic security policy models. The solution combines […]


Green IT Amsterdam expert on data centres as players in energy networks

Vasiliki Georgiadou, Project Manager, Green IT Amsterdam, looks at why the data centre and energy sectors must be brought closer together and start talking the same language to trigger real change. Content supplied by the DCA. The continuous infusion of IT services in our daily lives, with the emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT), […]


Arista introduces enhanced network application platforms

Arista Networks has announced the Arista 7130L Series, the next generation ultra-low latency, high-precision network application platform, with deterministic five nanosecond switching and virtually undetectable jitter. The 7130L Series consolidates FPGA (field-programmable gate array) based network applications, notably MetaMux, which enables lower latency data aggregation and is ideal for connecting electronic trading platforms directly to […]


Data highway expands rapidly through Africa

Paratus Africa has announced that it recently activated additional capacity between West Africa Undersea Cable System (WACS) and Lusaka, Zambia. This follows the recent Paratus Trans Kalahari Fiber project that was built between the WACS landing station in Swakopmund and the Zambian Sesheke border. This is a prime example of how land-locked countries that do […]


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