Keysource has launched its State of the Industry Report 2022 which gathers the views and insights from over 250 IT Directors in UK & Europe. This is the fifth year of the report and it showed once again that the datacentre and technology sectors continue to grow with no signs of slowing, with investment growth being driven by continued digitalisation, IT transformation and data growth. This is despite the current global economic and political uncertainties.
atNorth, the leading pan-Nordic colocation, high performance computing and artificial intelligence service provider, has joined the WEKA Innovation (WIN) Program to bring the WEKA Data Platform for AI to its customers.
CyrusOne, a leading global data center developer and operator, has officially broken ground on a brand-new, state-of-the-art data center in Madrid, strategically located in the municipality of Alcobendas. The groundbreaking ceremony celebrated CyrusOne’s first facility in the Spanish market and the next step of the company’s continued growth across the continent.
Cube Infrastructure Managers has agreed to acquire firstcolo datacenters GmbH, a Frankfurt-based data centre business and provider of colocation, dedicated servers, managed services and private cloud solutions. The acquisition is made by Cube Infrastructure Fund III.
Guro Bakkeng Bergan, VP and GM EMEA at Fivetran, discusses a recent Vanson Bourne report, conducted on behalf of Fivetran, which reveals that almost all companies recognise the importance of AI and, therefore, have plans to invest in the technology, but at the same time do not completely trust it, and also experience difficulty obtaining the data sets which are the ‘raw ingredients’ of successful AI implementations.
Interview with Linda Carroll, Expert Capacity Management at Ensono.
Women working in the IT industry share their experiences – covering the opportunities they have had, the challenges they have had to overcome during their careers to date, and offering plenty of constructive thoughts and observations as to what improvements still need to be made when it comes to improving diversity within the workplace.
Alex Brew, Regional Director, Northern Europe at Vertiv., shares the company’s predictions for the data centre industry in 2023. Expect energy efficiency-related legislation and innovation - with alternatives to diesel generators and the final ‘arrival’ of liquid cooling on the horizon – alongside the excitement and uncertainty of 5G, edge and the metaverse!
Cesar Cid de Rivera, INTL VP of Systems Engineering at Commvault, discusses the cybersecurity landscape in depth, as well as outlining Commvault’s Metallic ThreatWise solution, an innovative approach to combatting the bad actors.