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Vocus, SoftIron to create cloud storage solution Datahub
Vocus has announced the launch of Datahub, a new cloud storage solution in partnership with open-source data storage vendor SoftIron.
Nutanix named leader in HCI for the fifth time by Gartner
Nutanix has announced it's been named a Leader for the fifth time in the Gartner November 2021 Magic Quadrant for Hyperconverged Infrastructure Software.
Skills shortage in data centre sector drives move to the cloud
"Our research shows that the data centre industry in the APAC region is trying to expand and respond to growing data demand but being held back by a shortage of suitably skilled people."
Check Point named Leader in Network Firewalls for 22nd time
“This year’s recognition solidifies our position as a leader in delivering a hybrid data centre security architecture."
Cloudian expands HyperIQ solution with management and security features
According to the company, the new features address the challenge of managing modern storage infrastructures that are increasingly distributed across geographically dispersed data centers.
Leading Edge Data Centres launches new NSW facility in Tamworth
Marking a major milestone in the company's national roll-out plan, the facility in Tamworth is designed to better support regional economic recovery.
NEXTDC eyes up Darwin, NT, as next data centre pad
NEXTDC has purchased land in Australia’s Northern Territory, which is set to be the site of the company’s newest data centre.
Simplifying the performance conundrum of servers
Why have we seen many businesses flounder despite having seemingly robust cloud strategies? The answer is simple – they are all weighed down by the realities of the data centre, or in other words, bottlenecks in their servers.
Taking on server performance for smaller businesses by the horn
For small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), this message could be the dawn of a terrible reality.
Skills and materials shortages causing delays, increasing costs for data centres
The challenge for the industry is how to deliver investment against a backdrop of rising material and labour costs as well as a critical decarbonisation agenda.
ACC to migrate operations to Microsoft Azure; signs on as NZ data centre region customer
“I want to congratulate ACC on leading the way in cloud and AI to help all New Zealanders stay safe and healthy," says Microsoft's Vanessa Sorenson.
Alibaba unveils new in-house server chips and releases source for IoT processors
Alibaba Cloud has unveiled a new in-house processor designed for use in its data centres.
Wasabi Technologies to launch APAC data center in Japan
Colt Technology Services will provide connectivity for Wasabi Technologies’ first data center in Asia Pacific, located in Japan.
Trend Micro launches Cloud One data centre in Sydney
“The launch of the Trend Micro Cloud One data centre in Sydney will provide simplified cloud security to Australian customers, especially highly regulated industries such as the public sector, and banking and financial services.”
AWS invests NZ$7.5 billion in Aotearoa with new data centre region in Auckland
The company estimates that, over the next 15 years, the new infrastructure region will add over $10 billion to New Zealand’s GDP.
DataCenterNews Asia celebrates its 7th anniversary with major milestone
We've received fantastic feedback from our readers and partners, and we've now published more than 8,000 stories on the site - a milestone achievement on its seventh anniversary.
Hitachi Vantara A/NZ earns VMware Master Services Competency in Data Centre Virtualisation
The VMware Master Services Competency in Data Centre Virtualisation is one of seven competencies offered by VMware.
Connected data communities enable hybrid IT & share the force of data gravity - Digital Realty
What is a connected data community? Digital Realty can help with organisations to build one.
Lenovo and VMware partner with new resilient edge computing innovation
Lenovo has announced it will be the first to market with VMware's software solution for the edge running on ThinkSystem SE350 edge servers.
NEXTDC announces Google Cloud expansion for Victoria
NEXTDC has announced that their M2 Melbourne data centre will now provide low-latency, secure access directly to Google Cloud from anywhere in Australia.
Self-driving data centres: Managing the transition from human-to-AI workload management
While data centre managers have always used conventional tools to react to shifts in workloads, they've never been able to forecast for change.
Vertiv launches scalable thermal management solutions
Vertiv has launched a new line of efficient thermal management solutions for high-density IT applications across Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
Cloudian extends AWS alliance, bringing greater storage options to businesses
“We’re enhancing our alliance with the number one cloud provider in A/NZ, providing AWS Outposts customers with vital technology that combines secure, exabyte-scalable storage with data sovereignty requirements."
Microsoft signs BNZ as one of first NZ data centre region customers
“We have a bold ambition to fully embrace digital technologies, and Azure, available in a New Zealand data centre, is going to be a key enabler.”