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Amazon data centre controversy persists in North Virginia with new lawsuit

Local activist group, Citizens for Fauquier County (CFFC), has filed a lawsuit to stop the construction of a controversial Amazon data centre in Warrenton, North Virginia. Attorneys working for the CFFC have requested judicial review of the local government’s decision to issue a special use permit allowing Amazon to build a data centre in the… Read More

EfficiencyIT reveals new UK-made modular data centre solutions

EfficiencyIT has introduced a new line of UK-manufactured modular data centre solutions and equipment. Known as ModularDC, the solution offers customisable all-in-one data centres, which include integrated racks, UPS, cooling, physical security, environmental monitoring, and DCIM software. Customers may also choose to purchase components rather than a complete modular data centre solution. These components include… Read More

Diverse cloud deployments causing data management challenges, finds Nutanix study
The latest Enterprise Cloud Index (ECI) from Nutanix shows that IT infrastructure worldwide is growing increasingly diverse, which is leading to challenges in data management and transparency. Currently, 60% of participants in the survey use a mixed infrastructure, including public, private, hybrid multi-cloud, and hosted solutions. This number is expected to grow to 74% in... Read More

BT will use AWS Wavelength to trial 5G edge computing in Manchester

BT announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services to bring 5G mobile edge services to UK business customers, using the AWS Wavelength service. The first stage of the long-term, multi-million pound commitment by BT launches AWS Wavelength services for customer trials in Manchester. General availability of BT mobile edge services is expected to be rolled… Read More

Digital Edge announces new Tokyo data centre, its ninth in Japan
Digital Edge has announced plans to build a carrier-neutral data centre in downtown Tokyo, making it the ninth facility for the company in Japan. The new facility will extend Digital Edge’s footprint in Tokyo’s urban centre, while providing local businesses with low-latency interconnectivity and expanded colocation capacity. The new data centre, called TY07, is the... Read More