Modular data center specialist IO has raised $90 million in equity funding from a group led by New World Ventures, an investment arm of the Pritzker family, the company said today. IO will use the funds to accelerate deployment of its data center...
The IO.Anywhere product portfolio has been awarded the data center industry's first-ever modular data center safety certification by Underwriters Laboratories, a step that could further boost customer comfort levels with modular form factors.
Customer wins: QTS selected by Chenega Logistics, AIS selected by Hold-Free Networks, IO selected by Myron F. Steves.
Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs will begin using modular data centers to deploy its IT infrastructure, and has partnered with IO to deploy modules across three continents, the companies said today.
AMS-IX will establish a customer PoP in Equinix’s new data center in the Amsterdam Science Park, IO selected by Simplicity Web Hosting, AIS and CtrlS Datacenters to partner.
George Slessman, CEO of IO, offers his take on modular data centers and how they are differentiated from containers, pods and mobile data centers.
IO expands its operation to Europe, XM Asia Pacific selects Savvis for cloud infrastructure, hosting provider Zimcom to offer services from CyrusOne's Cincinnati data center.