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CDC opens new Auckland hypercale data centres, more planned
CDC Data Centres has opened its first two hyperscale data centres in Auckland, and unveiled plans for further expansion in Aotearoa.
Innovative design cuts CO2 emissions in data centers
Huawei’s says its ability to build more energy-efficient data centers is example to others as decarbonization of the construction sector picks up worldwide.
Plan B and VAST Data partner for enhanced DC infrastructure
Plan B New Zealand, a company renowned for its reliable IT and business continuity services, is bolstering its data centre infrastructure through a partnership with VAST Data.
IT and data centre industry at beginning stage of sustainability journey
There is a disconnect between intent and action, indicating most of the industry is still at the beginning stage of its sustainability journey.
Microsoft announces data centre academy in Singapore
At a Microsoft Innovators event, CEO Nadella met regional developers and business leaders and reinforced how Microsoft Cloud can help businesses grow in Asia.
Vertiv predicts increased DC regulation and oversight for 2023
The intensified focus on the overall environmental and community impact of the data centre is a key industry trend for 2023 identified by Vertiv.
Efficiency looms large as data center industry turns to 2023
Managing consumption and carbon footprint driving trends toward regulation, standardization, and the search for generator alternatives.
Equinix expands footprint in Japan with $115m data center
Equinix has announced its 15th International Business ExchangeTM data center in Tokyo, Japan, named TY15 with an initial investment of $115 million.
How SD-WAN can streamline network management
As the complexity of IT networks has increased, the task of ensuring they remain reliable and deliver peak performance has never been more challenging.
NEXTDC opens $1.5b next gen sovereign data centre in Melbourne
Australian data centre as a service provider NEXTDC has officially opened M3 Melbourne, the company's largest data centre facility to date.
Gartner forecasts worldwide IT spending to grow 5.1% in 2023
Despite economic headwinds, IT spending in Australia and New Zealand is forecast to grow 6% next year as organisations push ahead with digital initiatives.
Oracle introduces Oracle Alloy for more cloud provider options and services
Oracle has introduced Oracle Alloy, a new offering that aims to enable global partners and organisations to become cloud providers and further offer cloud services built on OCI to their customers.
Oracle unveils new distributed cloud offerings to meet demand
Oracle has announced several new distributed cloud offerings to meet customers diverse needs and growing demand for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
Cloudera introduces new hybrid data capabilities
Cloudera has announced new hybrid data capabilities that enable organisations to more efficiently move data, metadata, data workloads and data applications.
Honeywell launches new suite of data center solutions
Based on the Niagara Framework, the Data Center Suite combines data from both operational technology and information technology infrastructure.
Vertiv launches Data Center Sustainability guide
The new resource shares best practices and emerging technologies to help the industry advance toward “net-zero” operations.
Voyager Internet’s 100 Gigabit network upgrade to provide advanced services nationwide
The new Layer 2 services provided by Voyager’s upgraded network means Voyager customers can enjoy their own dedicated, high-performance, secure network through point-to-point ethernet connections.
Microsoft and Auckland Transport announce Azure Cloud agreement
Microsoft and Auckland Transport (AT) have announced an agreement that looks to boost agility and innovation while also reducing costs and improving sustainability in transport services.
ASUS Servers announce AI developments at NVIDIA GTC
The Taiwanese multinational now offers NVIDIA-certified servers with H100 Tensor Core GPU and AI enterprise software suite.
Equinix partners NUS to use hydrogen tech in data centres
The partners will develop hydrogen fuel technologies for green data centres in tropical climates, and for use in Equinix’s global network.
NEXTDC opens $1b+ next gen sovereign data centre in Sydney
Australian data centre as a service provider has officially opened S3, its largest Sydney development to date.
Juniper Networks announces expansion of Apstra Software with Apstra Freeform
The newly announced Apstra Freeform technology will give customers the ability to manage and automate operations for data centers regardless of the architecture.
New report calls for tighter guidelines on data centre sustainability
A new Cushman & Wakefield report is calling for water consumption and carbon emissions to be measured in addition to power usage.
iseek secures Queensland Government data centre contract
iseek secures the Queensland Government's core network data centre as-a-service contract after a competitive procurement process undertaken by the CITEC.