Multi Power Combo named ‘best power product’

UPS manufacturer Riello has scooped a top industry award for Data Centre Power Product of the Year. Riello’s Multi Power Combo was recognised at...

Pulsant appoints new Chief Operating Officer

Pulsant, a provider of hybrid cloud services, has announced the appointment of Marion Stewart to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Stewart will focus...

Sky’s Edinburgh data centre recognised for energy efficiency

Sky’s data centre energy demand reduction drive has been recognised with the inclusion of its Edinburgh DC as a participant to the EU Code of Conduct...

Uptime Institute announces outage severity rating

The number of outages has steadily climbed in recent years, prompting the Uptime Institute to develop a standardised method of articulating the severity of...

Inspired to cut power usage in data server barns

Believed to be guzzling as much as 2% of the entire planet’s electricity now -  and already at 11% in Ireland, - data centres...

Amsterdam facility shortlisted for Datacloud Europe Architecture Award

Datacenter.com, a global provider of carrier and cloud neutral colocation data centre services, has been nominated by Datacloud Europe under the ‘Excellence in Data Centre...

Guidance issued on maintaining UPS

In a data centre, the UPS acts as the first line of defence, protecting against a range of power problems – from voltage spikes...

Shake-up of UPS maintenance promises

Riello UPS has announced a new maintenance plan that promises not just an emergency response within a set timeframe but also a guaranteed fix...

‘Look before you leap to the cloud’, councils warned

Researchers from Brunel University London have tracked what happens when local councils transfer services to cloud computing and warned that local authorities and public...

ColoHouse Data Centre acquires Netrouting business

ColoHouse Data Centre, a leading colocation provider, has acquired of one of its longtime partners, Netrouting. Netrouting offers colocation, managed cloud hosting, internet and...

Data centres face ‘skills wastage’ crisis: calls for better training

CNet Training’s Dr Terri Simpkin is warning that ‘skills wastage’ is a major problem affecting recruitment in the data centre sector. While people are...

Equinix and Omantel to build new data centre in Oman

Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, and Oman Telecommunications Company, have announced a joint venture to deliver data centre and interconnection services to customers...

Facebook to deliver keynote address at Data Centres Ireland

Facebook’s  Niall McEntegart, EMEA Data Centre Site Operations Director will deliver the keynote address at Data Centres Ireland on 20th November. His role within Facebook’s EMEA region,...

IEEE approves CNet’s education programmes

CNet Training’s technical education programmes have been approved by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Those who attend CNet’s programs and who are...

Keysource wins FM contract with Indectron

Critical environment specialist, Keysource, has won a five-year contract with colocation provider, Indectron, to provide facilities management and technical services at its Gloucester data...

New VP for Schneider’s IT Division

Schneider Electric has today announced the appointment of Marc Garner as Vice President of its IT Division for the UK. Marc is a 13-year...

Research highlights key colocation trends and insights

As the demand for colocation data centres continues to grow, the role of a colocation provider has never been more important, but the threats...

Sudlows named as Panduit Gold Partner

Sudlows has announced that it has achieved Gold Partner Status with Panduit. Having worked closely with Panduit for several years across both its Enterprise Services and Critical Infrastructure divisions,...

Virtus Stockley Park campus goes live

Virtus Data Centres has announced that its Stockley Park campus is now online, with the first pre-let customer to be live imminently. Virtus London...

Comparing costs of prefab data centres with traditional build

SchneiderElectric has introduced a Prefabricated vs Traditional Data Centre Cost Calculator, providing users with a cost analysis for considering the optimum approach to deploying...