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Cellnex Buys 8,300 UK Towers from Arqiva for £2B

CELLNEX BECOMES UK NEW TELECOM GIANT Cellnex, a Spanish telecom company has just acquired 8,300 communication towers and masts across the UK from Arqiva in a £2 billion ($2.5 billion) deal. This is not just one of largest telecom deals…

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NGD Data Center is up for Sale in £200M Deal

BRITISH L&G IS INTERESTED Next Generation Data (NGD) has been put up for sale; a 750,000 square feet data center facility in Newport, South Wales, valued around £200 million ($244m). NGD is currently owned by French investment firm InfraVia and…

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Equinix to acquire Three Axtel Data Centers in Mexico

EQUINIX FIRST IN CENTRAL AMERICA California based colocation services provider Equinix, has just entered into an agreement to acquire three data centers from Axtel in Mexico for $175 million. These Mexican facilities will mark the first for Equinix in Central…

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Amazon to Build $800M Data Center in Argentina

ARGENTINA WINS CHILE WITH TAX INCENTIVES AWS, the cloud services arm of Amazon is planning to invest $800 million in Argentina for the construction of a regional data center. The new 10-year project has been an investment proposal for South…

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Databank Acquires Lightbound and divest Fiber Assets

LIGHTBOUND ASSETS GOES INTO DATABANK AND EVERSTREAM DataBank has just acquired LightBound, an Indianapolis-based colocation, network and cloud services provider; gaining two enterprise-class facilities. With the closing of the deal, DataBank immediately divested a part of the acquired assets –…

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LINX Makes TeleData Its Fourth Manchester PoP

TELEDATA WELCOMES LINX TO ITS DATACENTER TeleData, a Manchester data center operator has just been announced to become the fourth LINX Point-of-Presence (PoP) in the region. The London Internet Exchange (LINX) was first launched in Manchester in 2012, and has…

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IBM Launches Z15 for the Hybrid Clouds

SUPPORTING HYBRID MULTI-CLOUD SECURITY U.S. tech giant IBM has launched its latest mainframe Z15, a platform that promises data privacy to customers across hybrid multi-cloud environments. According to the company, Z15 culminates four years of development with over 3,000 IBM…

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Google to Open new Cloud Region in Poland

DCP BECOMES GOOGLE’S POLISH RESELLER Google has announced its plan to open a new cloud region in Poland and a reseller partnership with Poland’s Domestic Cloud Provider (DCP) to accelerate adoption. DCP was founded jointly by PKO Bank Polski and…

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Cologix gets $500M Investment from Mubadala

DATA CENTER EXPANSION STRATEGY US-based data center provider Cologix has just secured a $500 million investment from Mubadala Investment Company an Abu Dhabi based firm. Mubadala will through this transaction, provide primary capital investment for Cologix to continue to meet…

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CyrusOne Breaks Ground for Largest Irish Facility

WITH A GREEN WALL TO PRESERVE WILDLIFE US-based data center operator CyrusOne has broken ground on its first Irish data center campus in Grange Castle Business Park South, near Dublin. The groundbreaking ceremony was held just before Datacloud Ireland 2019,…

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