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EPIQ announces new Swiss data centre

EPIQ, the global legal services corporation, has announced the opening of a new data center in Zurich, Switzerland. The new data center is a colocation facility, intended to provide secure local hosting for clients of EPIQ, along with disaster recovery and backup services at a second location, also located in Switzerland. In-country data storage is… Read More


Cognizant to acquire SaaSfocus to expand cloud consulting

Cognizant, the New Jersey-based digital transformation consulting firm, has agreed to acquire SaaSfocus to expand its Salesforce consulting capabilities. While financial details were not disclosed, the company expects the transaction to close before the end of 2018. Cognizant is a Salesforce Global Strategic Partner, maintaining Salesforce certification on many of its consultants for completing complex… Read More


Facebook pulls 650 accounts linked to misinformation campaign

Facebook has announced the removal of more than 650 accounts originating in Iran. These accounts were identified as displaying ‘coordinated inauthentic behavior’, and while the campaigns may not have been directly affiliated with one another, they were all similarly targeted as misleading Facebook users about their origination and goals. In an announcement, Facebook indicated that… Read More


Lenovo data centre group reports 67.8% growth year-over-year

In the latest financial reports released by Lenovo, the company’s data center group recorded a record 67.8% revenue growth over Q1 2017. Total revenues for the data center group were $1.6 billion USD, driven by growth in Software Defined Infrastructure, High Performance Computing, artificial intelligence and hyperscale. Yang Yuanqing, Chairman and CEO of Lenovo, said… Read More


Japan colocation data centre outlook: report

According to a recent report released by Structure Research, the Toyko colocation data center market is projected to grow 7% in 2018, to $1.7 billion USD; and the Osaka market is expected to grow 6%, to $210 million USD. Japan represents one of the most expensive markets for data centers in the APAC region, with… Read More