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Anna Kristn Plsdttir named atNorth's Chief Development Officer
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Anna Kristín Pálsdóttir joins Icelandic tech giant atNorth as Chief Development Officer, leveraging her expertise in innovation and portfolio management to lead data centre expansion.
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Over 50s in Britain lead in embracing renewable energy
2 days ago
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Nearly half of Britons over 50 are keen to use renewable energy, driven by environmental concerns, exceeding interest among under-25s, Solar Together research reveals.
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Seagate's ESG report outlines path to carbon neutrality by 2040
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Seagate has stepped up its pursuit of full carbon neutrality, boosting the use of renewables in its production and R&D sites alongside continued emphasis on diversity and circularity.
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Colt DCS expands hyperscale services with new West London site
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cloud services
Colt DCS is set to expand its hyperscale services with the acquisition of land in Hayes, West London, to extend its existing facility, boosting the IT capacity.
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Databricks launches AI-driven Data Intelligence Platform for Energy sector
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digital transformation
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Databricks launches the Data Intelligence Platform for Energy, enabling a unified approach to analytics using open lakehouse technology, and championing energy transitions with AI and predictive capabilities.
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Invercargill to get first Tier 4 Data Centre with T4 Group move
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T4 Group announces the construction of New Zealand's first Tier 4 Data Centre, a flagship of sustainability and innovation, in Invercargill, Southland.
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NTT DATA to boost Berlin presence with third data centre campus
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NTT DATA set to boost operational presence in Berlin with third data centre campus, part of global expansion drive valued at $10bn across key markets from 2023-27.
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atNorth expands partnership with Advania at Iceland's ICE03 site
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Nordic computing operator atNorth expand their partnership with IT services company Advania, enhancing digital data security and performance via their cutting-edge ICE03 site in Iceland.
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AI, sustainability, elections dominate 2024 CEO talks
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AI, sustainability, and upcoming elections are leading topics in CEO discussions in Q1 2024, notes the latest IoT Analytics report.
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How to do private Artificial Intelligence
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cloud services
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public cloud
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data centre operators
Businesses adopt private AI models, utilising proprietary datasets on private infrastructure, to protect their sensitive data and intellectual property.
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Fastrack Technology's three keys to making the most of colocation
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cloud services
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colocation
As more businesses seek cloud-like features with regulatory compliance and security, colocation facilities have proven essential.
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Rockwell Automation expands CUBIC product line across Asia Pacific
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digital transformation
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renewable energy
Rockwell Automation boosts the digital transformation of the Asia Pacific manufacturing industry, expanding its CUBIC product line, designed to optimise power management for safer, more sustainable operations.
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maincubes signs 10-year solar power agreement, bolstering sustainability
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solar power
maincubes takes a major step towards sustainability with a 10-year solar power purchase agreement, expected to supply its FRA03 data centre with up to 34 megawatts peak power.
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Cloud-first strategy key for business ESG compliance
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business
Amid growing global green commitments, businesses grapple with aligning IT operations to Environmental, Social, and Governance standards.
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Techworks urges HM Treasury to boost UK semiconductor sector
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Ahead of the Chancellor's budget, Techworks, the UK Deep Tech and Semiconductor Trade Association, urges HM Treasury to support the domestic semiconductor sector.
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Vultr expands eco-friendly cloud infrastructure with NVIDIA GPUs
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Vultr, the world's largest private cloud platform, boosts its commitment to sustainable computing with an eco-friendly expansion of cloud infrastructure, deploying NVIDIA GPUs at Sabey's green run Data Centres.
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CWCS Managed Hosting expands UK offering with Nottingham site
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colocation
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uk expansion
CWCS Managed Hosting, a provider of managed hosting services, has purchased a new site in Nottingham to meet growing demand.
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RES becomes largest independent renewable service provider globally
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RES becomes the world's largest independent renewables service provider, having doubled its business by acquiring Ingeteam's division and diversifying its services.
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Three reasons why open standards will be at the heart of energy transition
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renewable energy
Open standards are pivotal to the transition from fossil-based to renewable energy, ensuring compatibility, averting vendor lock-in, and ensuring flexibility.
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Keepit opens London HQ to bolster SaaS data protection in UK
Fri, 1st Mar 2024
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Keepit fortifies commitment to the UK, opening London-based headquarters and expanding local team, with industry veteran Jerry Mumford at the helm.
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GDS signs 21-year renewable energy agreement in Malaysia
Fri, 1st Mar 2024
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malaysia
GDS, a leading data centre developer, signs a 21-year renewable energy agreement with Cenergi SEA Berhad, making it one of the first green power offtakers in Malaysia.
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NexGen Cloud rolls out Europe's first AI Supercloud
Thu, 29th Feb 2024
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chip
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renewable energy
NexGen Cloud, partnered with AQ Compute, plans to roll out Europe's first AI Supercloud from a novel, net-zero AI datacentre in Norway.
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AQ Compute's AI-ready data centre launches in Norway
Thu, 29th Feb 2024
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AQ Compute's first AI-ready colocation data centre is now operational in Hnefoss, Norway, driving decarbonisation in the IT sector.
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Eco-friendly technologies crucial to mitigate transportation emissions
Wed, 28th Feb 2024
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Australia grapples with a 22% increase in transportation emissions since 2005, spurring the Government to pledge over $100bn per annum to sustainable solutions.