IBM z13 mainframe at the 2015 CeBIT technology trade fair in Hanover Sean Gallup/Getty Images
IBM z13 mainframe at the 2015 CeBIT technology trade fair in Hanover

Top 5 Data Center Stories of the Week: Feb. 9, 2018

For your weekend reading, here are some of the most popular stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this week.

For your weekend reading, here are some of the most popular stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this week:

Why Mainframes Aren't Going Away Any Time Soon - IBM's former systems and technology CTO explains when it makes sense to buy a mainframe and what the advantages are.

HPE Spins Out US Data Center Engineering Practice - Partners buy out EYP Mission Critical Facilities’ US practice, relaunching it as an independent consulting business.

This Wave of Data Center Consolidation is Different from the First One - The first wave of consolidation may have peaked, but the new one is just starting.

Compass Gets Into the Edge Computing Business With Two Acquisitions - Buys EdgePoint and BitBox in a play to offer holistic core-to-edge data center infrastructure solution

Switch and Capital Dynamics Plan US Record-Capacity Solar Project in Nevada - Data center provider and some of its clients will be the first customers

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