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Roundup: NetApp, Riverbed, Savvis

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

Growth Ahead for Low Latency Colo Market

Kevin McPartland of TABB Group says low-latency colo providers may see growth from smaller trading firms.

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 Opens Third Paris Data Center

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

The Ashburn Building Boom Continues

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.
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Telehouse Opens Major London Data Center

The exterior of Telehouse West data center at the Docklands in London, opened in 2010.

Telehouse today announced the official opening of Telehouse West, its £80 million ($121 million) new flagship data centre facility. The nine-floor, 160,000 square foot facility in the Docklands is the first large chunk of new data centre space to come online in London in several years.
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Equinix Opens 50th Data Center

Colocation provider Equinix today announced the opening of its 50th International Business Exchange (IBX) data center, a large facility in the London market. The milestone caps $2 billion investment by Equinix in expanding its data center infrastructure between 2007 and 2010. Read More

Additional $10 Million Funding for SoftLayer

SoftLayer Technologies has an additional $10 million of capital for its expansion through a lending facility arranged by DH Capital, the companies announced this week. The announcement expands on the $20 million credit line arranged last September. Read More

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