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Codero Gets $8M in Financing, Plans Dallas Expansion

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Hosting provider Codero received $8 million in financing from Silicon Valley Bank and Farnam Street Financial, and will use the funds to expand its hybrid hosting product across all of its data center locations as well as expand into the Dallas/Ft. Worth market. Read More

Currency Miners Cause Spot Shortages of Dedicated Servers

A Canadian Bitcoin exchange says lax security by its data center provider led to the theft of $100,000 in Bitcoin. (Photo by Zach Copley via Flickr).

A number of dedicated hosting providers are running short of servers to lease, and attributing the shortages to heavy buying by customers mining for digital currencies. Surge buying by Primecoin miners has tested the capacity of at least one cloud provider, but others see opportunity. Read More

Netcraft: Chinese Cloud Market Growing Fast

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China is seeing solid growth in web-facing computers, up 8.3 percent over the last year, according to Netcraft. This notable growth helps explain reports of active data center construction for major web companies in China. Read More

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