NEWS

Principal® European Data Centre Fund completes first acquisition

Principal Real Estate, the real estate investment team for Principal Global Investors®, has acquired the first asset of the Principal European Data Centre Fund I (the Fund). Principal also recently completed the second capital raise for the Fund, bringing total equity investments to €205 million.

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Vertiv issues recommendations for data centre operators

Regular data centre cooling system maintenance among short-term recommendations.

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Eaton study finds gap between digital transformation and energy transition efforts

New S&P Global Market Intelligence report commissioned by Eaton assesses the intersection of digital transformation and energy transition across building, data center, industrial and utility markets.

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Five key steps to take to make sure your data centre is ready for the next 40C plus heatwave

Optimisation specialist EkkoSense reveals learnings from its analysis of the real-time status of thousands of data centre racks during the heatwave.

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VIDEO

Investors hold the key to sustainability success

Aoife Foley, IEEE Senior Member and Professor, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, provides valuable insight into a whole range of technology, social and political challenges and opportunities which are shaping the quest for Net Zero.

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maincubes, a European data center owner/operator providing German-engineered colocation data center infrastructure for its global clientele, part of German construction conglomerate Zech Group, has signed up two DAX-listed companies as well as another high-profile customer active within automotive and telecommunications for its data center in Frankfurt, Germany. The latest DAX-listed customer is currently migrating its IT infrastructure to the data center in Frankfurt, which will result in this colocation facility being full for 80% now.
NG Bailey’s Freedom business has developed a new innovation to help data centres make vital connections to high voltage electricity distribution networks.
The new Point-of-Presence connects pan-European enterprise hubs expanding reach for data centres looking for abundant, low-cost, 100% renewable power.
The Nordic leader for innovative, secure and sustainable data centres, has won two awards for pioneering sustainable architectural design from the 2019 MUSE Design Awards.
Teraco completes the latest expansion to South Africa’s hyper-connected digital infrastructure campus in Isando.
DigiPlex, the leading Nordic data centre operator, and Stockholm Exergi (formerly Fortum V?rme), the leading heating and cooling supplier of Stockholm, Sweden, have signed a large-scale heat reuse agreement. The agreement is the world’s first where an already operational data centre with an indirect evaporative air-to-air cooling solution, will be retrofitted to recover excess heat for the local district heating system. The agreement corresponds to heating up to 10,000 modern residential apartments.
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Australian fish farm undergoes IT upgrade by investing in edge infrastructure

Australian fism farming company Tassal looked at harnessing IT to make its business of growing salmon more sustainable and cost-effective. It invested in an integrated IT solution powered by Vertiv and Dell EMC for its business in Tasmania.

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