September 18, 2017 No Comments

Rackspace Announces Agreement to Acquire Datapipe

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Rackspace® today announced that it signed an agreement to acquire Datapipe, one of the world’s leading providers of managed services across public and private clouds, managed hosting and colocation. This acquisition, the largest in Rackspace history, brings important new capabilities to Rackspace and will enable the company to better serve customers of all kinds, globally and at scale. According to industry surveys, the vast majority of companies operate across three or more clouds today, and will do so for years to come1.

September 15, 2017 Comments Off
September 15, 2017 Comments Off

Digital Realty Completes Merger With DuPont Fabros

SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON – Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions, and DuPont Fabros (NYSE: DFT), a leading owner, developer, operator and manager of enterprise-class, carrier-neutral, multi-tenant data centers, announced today they have completed their previously announced merger in an all-stock transaction with an enterprise value of approximately $7.8 billion. The addition of DuPont Fabros’ high-quality, purpose-built data center portfolio to Digital Realty’s existing footprint enhances the combined company’s ability to serve its customers in the top U.S

September 11, 2017 Comments Off

Equinix to Expand Into Spain and Portugal Through Acquisition of Itconic

REDWOOD CITY, CA – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with The Carlyle Group for the purchase of Itconic, a leading data center, connectivity and cloud infrastructure solutions provider in Spain and Portugal, and CloudMas, an Itconic subsidiary that is focused on supporting enterprise adoption and use of cloud services. Itconic generated approximately €55.5M or approximately $66.8M U.S

September 11, 2017 Comments Off

Digital Realty Continues Its Australia Expansion With Data Center Development In Western Sydney

SINGAPORE – Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data centre, colocation and interconnection solutions, announced today it began construction on a new data center development in Western Sydney. Australia is a key market for Digital Realty’s business across APAC and worldwide. The new development is expected to create over 500 jobs throughout the construction phase and upon completion.

September 06, 2017 Comments Off

HPE Surprises With Revenue Gain After Slimming Down

During a call with analysts, Whitman said the company is benefiting from growing demand across key areas of the business, including servers.

September 05, 2017 Comments Off

Location, Location, Location…..why hosting location is important for your business

When it comes to web hosting, location-location-location is crucial for success.

August 29, 2017 Comments Off

Fusion Acquires Birch Cloud and Business Services

Fusion has reached an agreement to acquire Birch’s Cloud and Business Services Business in an all-stock transaction.

August 28, 2017 Comments Off

Easy Backup Online: 5 Must-Have Features for Businesses

Technology has made it easy for businesses to house their important files in an organized way. Instead of maintaining an overflowing file cabinet, businesses can easily access their data digitally.

August 28, 2017 Comments Off

Cloud Computing Pros and Cons: Entrepreneur’s Guide

You’ve heard all the hype surrounding cloud computing: that’s it’s the future of business technology, that businesses of all sizes can benefit from using it, and that it can even  help boost your SEO. Cloud computing certainly has its benefits. However, there are drawbacks to cloud computing that unfortunately often get overlooked because of all the hype and excitement surrounding it.