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Microsoft to Build New Data Center Region in Finland

PARTNERS WITH FORTUM ON HEAT DISTRIBUTION Microsoft has just announced it plans to build a new data center region in Southern Finland, which will feature Azure Availability Zones – its cloud computing platform. Each zone within the cloud or data…


DE-CIX Enters the Nordics through Bulk Data Centers

BRINGING ITS IX PLATFORM TO NORWAY AND DENMARK Global Internet Exchange (IX) operator and carrier neutral interconnection service provider DE-CIX, has just announced the expansion of its IX platform into the Nordic region. For this expansion, DE-CIX partnered with Bulk…


Advania Acquires Finnish Cloud Services Company

ADVANIA TAKES OVER ACCOUNTOR ICT Nordics data center services firm Advania has announced the acquisition of Accountor ICT, an infrastructure and cloud services company in Finland. Accountor ICT is a subsidiary of Accountor Group which is carrying out this divestment…


Google Plans $3.3B Data Center Expansion in Europe

EU ALSO GETS HALF OF NEW GREEN-ENERGY DEAL Google has announced plans to invest 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) in the expansion of its data centers across Europe, over the next two years. On Friday, the company’s CEO Sundar Pichai,…


Google to Build a $672M Data Center in Finland

GOOGLE TO INVEST $672M IN FINLAND Google Cloud has disclosed plans to invest about €600 million ($672 million) in a new Finnish data center. The new facility is to be sited in Hamina, Finland. The new facility will be Google’s…


Finland Acquires Atos’ New Bullsequana Xh2000 Supercomputer

Finland Acquires Atos’ New Bullsequana Supercomputer It was on Wednesday 12 December, 2018 that Finland IT Center for Science (CSC) officially signed the contract for the procurement of the new BullSequana XH2000 supercomputer launched by Atos (A European Supercomputing vendor…

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