For your weekend reading, we present a recap of five noteworthy stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this past week.
Report: Verizon May Sell Former Terremark Data Centers - Verizon is one of several major telcos looking for alternatives to ownership of their data center assets.
Linus Torvalds: Perfect Security in Linux is Impossible - Does Linus Torvalds fail to take security in the Linux kernel seriously, and is the world doomed because of it?
US Data Center REITs Enjoying a Booming Market - As people watch more and more online video, as cloud service providers grow, and as enterprises move more and more of their IT infrastructure out of their on-premise data centers, the biggest companies that provide data center space as a business are benefitting tremendously, enjoying a market boom.
Next-Gen Data Center Interconnect Tech Enables Explosion of Online Video and Cloud Services - The explosion of internet video is changing nearly everything about how the internet is built, from its geographic layout down to the specific interconnect technologies inside data centers and top-of-rack network switches that move packets between those optical interconnect boxes
Digital Realty’s Portfolio Pruning, One Year In - So far, the company has sold three properties and identified seven more it would like to get rid of.