Any company facing questions about the best way to scale IT operations needs to decide whether it wants to build out new on-premises infrastructure or turn to a colocation provider. Issues to consider include redundancy and reliability; connectivity and scalability; and costs and efficiency.
Siemon’s latest Tech Brief focuses on a design strategy that colocation facilities can utilize to save on time, space and costs – Zone distribution areas (ZDAs) can between the MMR and tenant.
Cignal AI reports that cloud and colocation network operators in North America increased their optical systems purchases by 50% during this year’s first three months. The market research firm notes in its newly released “Optical Customer Markets Report” that other customer segments should be expected to increase purchases this year as well.
Siemon’s multi-compartment cabinets come in 2 -, 3- or 4-comparment configurations and in a variety of widths, depths, heights and colors. These cabinets are the ideal solution for colocation data centers leasing rack unit space to a variety of tenants.
The second annual Global Interconnection Index (the GXI), a report published by Equinix, highlights five trends that are accelerating digital business transformation: digital business, urbanization, cybersecurity, data compliance and business ecosystems. Individually […]
The construction of multi-megawatt hyperscale data centers by colocation companies has been accelerating globally. A shift in the construction techniques they use has allowed them to shorten their time to market and […]
The business community is increasingly focused on climate trends and severe weather events, and how they may impact real estate and IT operations. What considerations does climate change present for the data […]
What might 5G mean for the data center industry, and when will its impact be felt? Data Center Frontier interviewed Chris Sharp of Digital Realty, Tim Mirick of Sabey Data Centers and […]
Iron Mountain Data Centers’ Frank Scalzo highlights the top network challenges facing engineers and architects in today’s data center market: capacity, scalability, cloud migration, security and compliance. Read the source article […]
\Global colocation data centre giant Equinix has unveiled plans for its fifth data centre. The new facility is all about ‘extending the digital edge’. It will be Equinix’s eighth data centre in […]