Tata Communications has entered strategic partnerships with NextDC in Australia, Interxion in Germany and Austria, as well as Pacific Link Telecom (PLT) in Malaysia to expand its global data centre footprint.
ICT solutions provider Huawei has launched its first-ever ‘container data centre’ – a data centre housed within a single 40ft shipping container.
A recent survey conducted by intelligent power distribution unit (PDU) provider Enlogic has revealed that data centre operators in Malaysia and Singapore are running their facilities at far below the recommended temperature range.
Pacnet has officially opened its Cloudspace II (SGCS2), which it said was the first data centre design in Singapore to be recognised with the Uptime Institute's Tier Certification of Design Documents.
Members of the regional Asia Data Centre Alliance (ADCA), who met recently in Bangkok, will partner to offer multinationals in the region a world-class remote accessibility service that would enable direct, multicity connectivity through its five members’ data centres located across Asia.
One of the technology trends that have dominated this year is big data – a term that is ambiguous because it means different things to different people, writes Edwin Yapp.
AIA Bhd’s chief information officer Teh Kim Leng talks to Karamjit Singh about the importance of mobile in the company’s strategy, and why there is no business case for outsourcing.
AIMS Group has announced a partnership with China Telecom which will see the Malaysian company reselling the latter’s premium IP routes and data centre capacity to local corporations seeking to expand into various Chinese cities.
In many cases, we make pragmatic decisions or fail to implement a reasonably decent solution because the long term risks of ownership cast dark clouds over our choices, writes Mark Thiele.
In the third annual Cisco Global Cloud Index (2012 – 2017) issued recently, Cisco forecasts that global cloud traffic, the fastest growing component of data centre traffic, is expected to grow more than fourfold – a 35% combined annual growth rate (CAGR) – from 1.2 zettabytes of annual traffic in 2012 to 5.3 zettabytes by 2017.