iseek acquires south Australian data centre, YourDC
The acquisition broadens iseek’s co-location, cloud, and connectivity offering to seven data centres across Brisbane, Northern Queensland, Sydney, and Adelaide.
Putting the data horse ahead of the technology cart
There’s one question I often ask myself: Are we over-indexing on thinking about technology rather than data?
Versa announces partnership with Nabiq to deliver 5G services
Versa’s VOS enables a unique approach to 5G edge solutions by combining virtual machines with SASE multi-tenancy to enable 5G UPF data plane
COVID-19 relief innovation takes 2022 SAS Hackathon crown
In COVID-19’s wake, more than 287,000 MSMEs joined JakPreneur, a collaborative government platform that links entrepreneurs and stakeholders
Data Centre Cooling
The world is heating up, but data centres should keep their cool
With the world heating up, the challenge of keeping data centres cool becomes more complex, expensive and power intensive.
Equinix partners NUS to use hydrogen tech in data centres
The partners will develop hydrogen fuel technologies for green data centres in tropical climates, and for use in Equinix’s global network.
Juniper Networks announces expansion of Apstra Software with Apstra Freeform
The newly announced Apstra Freeform technology will give customers the ability to manage and automate operations for data centers regardless of the architecture.
Honeywell launches Data Center Suite for business outcomes
Honeywell has launched its Data Center Suite, a portfolio of outcome-based software offerings to help data centre managers and owners.
DCI Data Centers breaks ground on AKL02 center
DCI Data Centers has commenced construction on Auckland's largest data center.
Growth in hyperscale data centres to increase shortage of IT workers
New Zealand's tech worker capacity is set to come under increasing pressure as the number of hyperscale data centres grows.
Google Cloud Platform
Google Cloud to open first cloud region in NZ - among others
Google Cloud has announced plans to bring three new cloud regions, one each in New Zealand, Malaysia and Thailand.
NTT launches its Cyberjaya 6 data center in Malaysia
NTT expands its hyperscaler footprint in Malaysia with its sixth data center facility, supporting the growing digital economy.
Oracle announces MySQL HeatWave for Amazon Web Services
MySQL HeatWave is a service that combines OLTP, analytics, machine learning, and machine learning-based automation.
Data Centre Maintenance / Management
Schneider Electric backs new Leading Edge data centre in Australia
As a result of the new project, regional Australian businesses and communities will likely have greater access to distributed cloud networks.
Australia’s data centre pioneer still leading after 22 years
We look at the fascinating success of Macquarie data centre's over its 22 year life span and how they continue to innovate in a highly contested sector.
NEC predicts AON as a next-generation infrastructure
NEC's open optical transmission devices support multi-vendor configurations, allowing customers to procure and combine equipment from multiple vendors.
NEXTDC opens $1b+ next gen sovereign data centre in Sydney
Australian data centre as a service provider has officially opened S3, its largest Sydney development to date.
Bentley Systems announces finalists for the 2022 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure
The company says that this annual awards program honours the work of Bentley software users who are advancing infrastructure design, construction, and operations throughout the world.
Talend announces support for Amazon Redshift Serverless
Talend has announced its support for Amazon Redshift Serverless, with the company saying the integration reinforces its commitment and leadership in supporting businesses.
Whitepaper: A practical guide for mitigating risk in today’s modern applications
Protect Kubernetes and Containerized Workloads at Scale on Amazon Web Services
VMware advances multi-cloud management with VMware Aria
Managing apps and infrastructure in a multi-cloud, especially public cloud, and multi-technology environment is complex.
Empyrion DC announces 40MW green data center in South Korea
Empyrion DC has announced it is developing a 40MW green data center in Gangnam, Seoul, South Korea (GDC).
Nanyang Technological University Singapore builds digital brand presence
Leveraging the customisation features of Sitefinity DX, non-technical users could upload content and create design pages and boost work productivity.
Vertiv launches solutions to better manage edge computing
Vertiv has introduced new power and cooling solutions for the edge of the network, including the addition of lithium-ion models to a leading on-line UPS family.
VMware extends collaboration with Microsoft for enterprise workloads in Azure
Mutual customers will have the choice to purchase Azure VMware Solution through the VMware Cloud Universal program.
Equinix invests $23m to expand ME2 data centre in Melbourne
Equinix has completed the second phase expansion of its ME2 International Business Exchange data centre, located in Port Melbourne.
NTT launches Edge-as-a-Service to accelerate automation
"Minimum latency, maximum processing power, and global coverage are exactly what enterprises need to accelerate their digital transformation journeys.”
Srisawan Hospital to enhance patient experience with InterSystems TrakCare
The new Srisawan Hospital in Bangkok has chosen InterSystems TrakCare to help create enhanced patient experiences and promote further digital engagement.
Software Defined Wide Area Network
Axiata, Versa Networks partner for enterprise SASE in Asia
Axiata has partnered with Versa Networks to deliver Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) technology to rapidly digitalising Asian enterprises.
Learn how to implement a backup and recovery plan for a new generation of Kubernetes-based modern applications
Protect Kubernetes and containerized workloads at scale
Cloudera launches all-in-one data lakehouse cloud service
CDP One makes it faster, easier and less risky for businesses to move to the cloud and migrate existing workloads to a modern data architecture.
iseek secures Queensland Government data centre contract
iseek secures the Queensland Government's core network data centre as-a-service contract after a competitive procurement process undertaken by the CITEC.
New report calls for tighter guidelines on data centre sustainability
A new Cushman & Wakefield report is calling for water consumption and carbon emissions to be measured in addition to power usage.
Zetaris is changing the way we think about data virtualisation
Zetaris was launched on the Microsoft Marketplace and Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace in Australia in 2020 and has since expanded into nine global markets.
Worldwide 5G mobile data traffic exploding - report
"With 5G, there is a wider range of deployment scenarios, forcing vendors to provide comprehensive solutions to support every need."
InterSystems releases updates to its IRIS data platform
Provider of next-generation solutions InterSystems has announced a series of new releases to its award-winning InterSystems IRIS data platform.
SnapLogic named Visionary in two Magic Quadrant categories
SnapLogic has announced that it is the only iPaaS (Integrated Platform as a Service) vendor to be named a Visionary in two Magic Quadrant categories.
Seagate announces next gen advanced storage arrays
The new Exos X systems feature up to twice the performance of the previous generation and enhanced enterprise-class durability, the company states.
SoftIron announces its newest flagship offering, HyperCloud
SoftIron has announced HyperCloud, the world's first full turnkey, completely integrated and supported Intelligent Cloud Fabric and the company's newest flagship offering.
Fortinet unveils compact firewall for hyperscale data centres, 5G networks
"Fortinet’s dedication to pushing the boundaries of what is possible in security performance has yielded the most powerful compact firewall yet."
Stellar financial result after major strategic moves by Superloop
We get a glimpse under the hood at the financial results from 2022 for the connectivity giant Superloop.