HPE awarded $160 million contract to build supercomputer in Finland
The supercomputer, which is referred to as ‘LUMI’ by EuroHPC JU, will help European researchers and private and public organisations significantly advance R&D and drive innovation in areas such as healthcare, weather forecasting, and AI-enabled products.
Alibaba Cloud launches new cloud database solutions following market growth
The 5G network emulation solution that accelerates device workflow
QNAP launches smart edge PoE switch for Wi-Fi 6
Intel rolls out additions and enhancements to 5G network infrastructure offerings
Virtual Tour: A brand new data center in Jakarta
Singapore's Government invests heavily in ICT market following COVID-19
Schneider Electric expands EcoStruxure IT capabilities
Schneider Electric has enhanced its EcoStruxure management platform with the addition of AI-supported UPS battery health assessment and a wealth of other features.
STACK Infrastructure links up to Wave Data Center Ring II
The partnership will bring connections to new long haul fiber routes, cloud on-ramps, and several submarine cables that connect to Asia, Australia, and the Pacific.
Microsoft’s Azure Space – Cloud above the clouds
The company has hired a team to build cloud capabilities that meet the unique needs of space.
Alkira raises $54m to expand cloud networking IaaS exchanges
The Alkira team of Amir and Atif Khan have a strong track record and approach to network cloud that could be ‘more disruptive than SD-WAN’.
Increased demand from enterprises to close digital gaps at the edge
Digital service providers are forecast to increase private connectivity by five times the current rates between 2019 and 2023.
Why the threat of ransomware requires quality resources to keep it at bay
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Megaport extends Oracle Cloud interconnect services
Megaport now operates 17 FastConnect onramps, including recent additions in Melbourne, Osaka, San Jose, Los Angeles, Chicago, London, and Zurich.
Nokia to migrate all on-prem IT infrastructure to Google Cloud
Nokia’s infrastructure and applications will operate in the public cloud or in a software-as-a-service model from now, and the company expects the extensive migration to take between 18 and 24 months to complete.
Innovation Summit East Asia 2020: The significance of sustainability and resilience to business success
Schneider Electric's Innovation Summit East Asia 2020 on 4 November will leverage the experience of experts to deliver informative sessions on how to stay agile by utilising resilient and sustainable strategies.
Gartner reveals the top strategic tech trends for 2021
“CIOs are striving to adapt to changing conditions to compose the future business - this requires the organisational plasticity to form and reform dynamically. Gartner’s top strategic technology trends for 2021 enable that plasticity.”
Huawei accelerates digital transformation in APAC with ICT talent ecosystem
“The foundation of the new ICT industry now consists of Cloud Computing, Big Data, the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence."
APAC taking conservative approach to 5G technologies - report
"For the industry ecosystem to develop, it is necessary to discuss how to bring 5G to the next level."
Red Hat, Samsung partner up to deliver 5G network solutions
"It is important for telecommunications service providers to adopt a consistent horizontal cloud-native platform hardened for their environments."
Macquarie Data Centres 'tops out' Sydney IC3E data centre
The data centre, which has a stage one investment of AU$85 million, will generate 43 megawatts of power to support Australian businesses, including the Federal Government.
Enterprises' data generation efficiency creates 'data gravity' problem
Enterprises are now data powerhouses, but they risk crumbling under the weight of 'data gravity'. But what is data gravity, and how do you break free? Find out more here.
Dell announces range of VMware integration upgrades
New HCI, cloud, storage and data protection integration with latest VMware releases for edge locations, data centres and hybrid clouds.
Aruba dreams big with two more data centres planned
ruba’s global data centre network is undergoing an expansion that will add two more facilities and upgrades to the company’s hydroelectric and photovoltaic plants in Italy.
Enterprise leaders discuss what makes up networking infrastructure
NFV is fast becoming the go-to method of simplifying corporate networks from planning, through deployment and management.
NetApp and Google Cloud bring greater file storage opportunities to Singapore
With this latest announcement, NetApp and Google Cloud are focused on helping organisations in Singapore boost application and business performance with shared file storage on Google Cloud.
IaaS revenue to reach $39 billion across APAC
Increased government spending to modernise the existing IT infrastructure and agrowing shift towards server virtualisation are the major factors likely to boost the growth of the IaaS market in the region.
NVIDIA pioneers BlueField-2 DPU - a data center on a chip
Unveiled at GTC 2020, the company revealed details about its new data processing units (DPUs) that support NVIDIA’s data center infrastructure on a chip software called DOCA.
NVIDIA backs the future of hardware-based zero trust security
Check Point’s Infinity NEXT architecture will support NVIDIA DPUs by providing zero trust security.
Teradata releases Vantage solution on Google Cloud for A/NZ customers
"Teradata is committed to providing the best enterprise data analytics in the cloud. For us, this means offering our customers modern data analytics, but also flexibility with deployment options that don’t limit choice or lock them in."
Hyland's content services expertise earns Gartner accolade
Having the right content services platform is a must in today’s competitive business environment. Download Gartner’s Magic Quadrant Report For Content Services Platforms to learn more.
APAC region is creating its own 'data gravity' - Digital Realty
The Asia Pacific region generates so much data that it can generate its own ‘data gravity’ effect, attracting so much data that moving it becomes an almost impossible task.
Gigamon and Nokia deliver 5G network visibility solution
The purpose-built joint 5G solution delivers real-time analytics to enhance the customer experience and maximise investment impact.
How 'data gravity' centres can spell trouble for enterprises
In the not-too-distant past, data was created in a much more centralised place, and users and systems had far less access to it. Now, with digital data from social, analytics, mobile, cloud, IoT and more being created with both simultaneity and omnipresence, so much information is being collected that it’s forming a ‘centre of gravity’.
Cohesity and AWS collab on data management-aaS
Amazon has made an equity investment in Cohesity and together the companies are releasing a new DMaaS offering on AWS.
Supermicro doubles GPU capabilities
Expands its portfolio, bringing highest density 4U server with NVIDIA HGX A100s 8-GPU and 8U SuperBlade supporting 20 A100 PCI-E GPUs.
Data centre infrastructure spending still on the rise, despite setbacks
“Gartner expects larger enterprise data centres sites to hit pause temporarily and then resume expansion plans later this year or early next. However, hyperscalers will continue with their global expansion plans due to continued investments in public cloud.”
Cloud use widespread but lacks depth, Contino report reveals
While just 1% of enterprises have no cloud use at all, just 13% have fully-realised, business-wide cloud adoption programmes.
Firms seek benefits of hybrid cloud, but rollouts pose problems
Hybrid cloud is the ideal IT model, although many organisations are struggling to adopt it.
Global Switch extends leadership team with two new appointments
Global Switch has added more expertise and experience to the company’s senior management team with two new appointments, and states that this will support the company’s growth strategy and global expansion.
HPE, Schneider Electric & StorMagic launch 'Edge in a Box' micro data centre
Edge in a Box includes two HPE ProLiant servers, Schneider Electric’s 6U Wall Mount Ecostruxure Data Center, and StorMagic SvSAN software.
AirTrunk to build hyperscale data center in Japan
AirTrunk TOK1 will be designed to support public cloud customers’ demand for growing capacity requirements in Japan.
HPE to build Pawsey’s newest supercomputer
The new HPE Cray EX supercomputer will deliver 30x more compute power, enabling high-impact research projects on a previously unavailable scale
FreedomFi launches 5G gateway based on open source software
The x86 network appliance enables users to build a private LTE or 5G network, through the use of small cell radios and open source software.
DH2i launches SDP solution to enable zero trust IoT connectivity
The company, which specialises in SDP and smart availability software, says its DxOdyssey for IoT solution leverages edge computing to bolster, rather than detract from IoT security.
NVIDIA & VMware on a mission to bring AI to 'every enterprise'
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger declares that the partnership is a ‘true democratisation’ of powerful technologies.
Microsoft, Verizon join forces to accelerate delivery of 5G applications
“By bringing together Verizon’s 5G network and on-site 5G Edge platform with Microsoft’s expertise in cloud services, we will enable the development of the next generation technologies everyone has been envisioning.”
Pure Storage releases hybrid cloud enhancements across VMware portfolio
“By providing automated data services to applications in virtual machines and containers, Pure helps customers gain a modern data experience with their VMware hybrid clouds.”
Oracle empowers cloud database users with latest release
Oracle has released the new generation of Oracle Exadata Cloud Service, now based on the Exadata X8M platform. The new offering is available this month on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
Cohesity announces integrated, automated disaster recovery
The new solution is integrated with the company’s existing backup and continuous data protection capabilities.
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