Vocus Communications has acquired the assets of national dark fibre network operator, Digital River Networks Pty Ltd for $3.95 million.
Data Centre: News
Today's data center managers are struggling to juggle the business demands of a more competitive marketplace with budget limitations imposed by a soft economy. They seek ways to reduce opex (operating expenses), and one of the fastest growing -- and often biggest -- data center operation expenses is power, consumed largely by servers and coolers.
IBM plans to release the next version of its flagship Java application server, Websphere 8, on June 17, according to documents posted to IBM's website this week.
Recently resigned Westcon Group local managing director, Leigh Howard, has reflected on his 14 years in the distribution industry saying it was time to move on.
Distributor sets to reach $1 billion target
IT services provider, Datacom has been selected as one of five initial panel providers for Federal Government datacentre work.
Virtualisation vendor, VMware, is providing partners with access to specialist architects to help build their services practice.
Corporate Express has bolstered its offerings to the market adding a managed services business and launching into cloud computing.
The $36 billion Government funded National Broadband Network (NBN) has become a bad investment that will only benefit Telstra in the long run, according to NextDC CEO and Pipe Networks founder, Bevan Slattery.
Cisco CTO, Padmasree Warrior, explains how collaboration, mobility, cloud computing and video are shaping the enterprise
TransACT has announced it has achieved a major milestone with the Australian Government, winning an appointment to its ‘ready now’ panel for datacentre facilities.
Telco company, Macquarie Telecom (ASX: MAQ), has announced a two-year $1 million hosting deal with US-based Heiler Software.
NextDC has received final major development approval from the Brisbane City Council for the installation of emergency standby generators in its B1 Brisbane datacentre.
A rapid uptick in investment and analyst interest in the datacentre market across A/NZ shows no signs of abating, as concerns over power costs spiral and existing architecture becomes obsolete.
ASX-listed services provider, ASG Group, has partnered with IBM and has chosen a range of systems and storage infrastructure to support its cloud services offering.
Datacentre provider earmarks $12 million for acquisition; $23.6 million for existing facilities expansion.
Cloud platforms are increasingly the "test bed for new collaborative experiences" in the enterprise, analyst Gene Leganza told Forrester's Enterprise Architecture Forum in London yesterday.
NextDC has entered into a strategic alliance memorandum of understanding with APC to collaborate in joint marketing and sales programs.
Avnet Technology Solutions has expanded its global distribution arrangement with Oracle into the Asia-Pacific market, including A/NZ.
Ingram Micro has expanded its distribution arrangement with Microsoft, becoming a value add distributor (VAD).
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