Colocation provider Equinix (EQIX) is building a second data center in Dallas, unveiling plans to build a 70,000 square foot facility adjacent to its existing Dallas site.
Just 11 months after opening a new data center, dedicated hosting specialist SingleHop today announced a five-year, $7 million program to expand its data center facilities in the Chicago market. Read More
Developer JRM Technology is moving ahead with a 315,000 square foot 111 E. Cermak data center project in Chicago after securing city approvals for design and construction. Read More
American Express is the mystery company considering sites in North Carolina and Iowa for a $400 million data center project, according to local media. Read More
Does the ash cloud from a volcano in Iceland, which has grounded air traffic across much of Europe, post any operational risk to data centers? Read More
Lee Technologies has been awarded a multimillion-dollar contract by Stream Data Centers to design, build and manage its new data center in Richardson, Texas. Read More
NetApp (NTAP) acquires storage provider ByCast, Gartner highlights Riverbed (RVBD) as market share leader in WAN optimization, Savvis (SVVS) announces managed hosting contract with All Nippon Airways. Read More
As the market for low-latency financial trading continues to grow, data center providers are likely to see growing demand from smaller trading firms, even as larger players continue to chase ever-faster “feeds and speeds.” Read More
Equinix (EQIX) has opened its third International Business Exchange data center in Paris, the company said today. The PA3 IBX data center was built to handle growing demand for Equinix’ colocation and interconnection services. Read More
Digital Realty Trust (DLR) said it will build two more new data centers in Ashburn, Virginia after fully leasing a 135,000 square foot facility it compelted in January. The announcement continues the building boom in Ashburn, currently home to more than 2 million square feet of data centers.