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Equinix acquires new land in Virginia for data centre expansion

Global data centre operator Equinix has announced that it has acquired over 34 acres of land in Ashburn, Virginia, to expand its International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre estate in the key U.S. connectivity hub. The plot, which was purchased for $34.5 million (approx. £28 million), is located close to Equinix’s existing Ashburn data centre… Read More

Equinix to expand data centre business in Switzerland

Citing Swiss regard for privacy and data protection, global data centre company Equinix is to purchase a data centre business from ICT-Center, based in Zurich, Switzerland. According to an official Equinix release, the facility is located next to two of its existing International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres in the city, ZH2 and ZH4. The… Read More

Interxion acquires data centre in Amsterdam

European colocation provider Interxion has announced the acquisition of a data centre business from leading Dutch cloud and managed services company Vancis Holding. The deal, for which the financial details are yet to be revealed, will see Interxion add the new facility and key connectivity hub to its existing data centre footprint. The acquired centre, located… Read More

Equinix finalises acquisition of IO UK data centre in Slough

California-based data centre firm Equinix has completed its purchase of IO UK’s data centre business on the outskirts of London. The facility, based in Slough, is to be renamed LD10 and will be connected to the existing eight Equinix data centre estates around London. The former IO facility is a development phase asset, which started… Read More

Stratoscale acquires Tesora to boost hybrid cloud offerings

Israeli virtualisation company Stratoscale has acquired the U.S.-based database-as-a-service provider Tesora for an undisclosed sum to bolster its hybrid cloud products. The purchase will bring new versatility to Stratoscale’s core OpenStack offering, Symphony, which allows clients to establish an Amazon Web Services (AWS) region within their own data centres. The Tesora product is likewise based… Read More