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Data centres that switch from HDDs to SSDs use 70% less power
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Data centres that switch from HDDs to SSDs use 70% less power

This is part of Huawei’s strategy to help data centres go green through data storage
16 May 2022
The reinvention of Intel
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components

The reinvention of Intel

Why the chip pioneer’s strategic pivot mirrors the shifting values of the IT industry as a whole
11 May 2022
Singapore's data usage set to quadruple by 2030
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Singapore's data usage set to quadruple by 2030

The country is a already an APAC leader in terms of data centre capacity
28 Apr 2022
Building a winning data strategy
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Whitepaper

Building a winning data strategy

Get serious about data and data science
27 Apr 2022
In unpredictable times, a data strategy is key
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Whitepaper

In unpredictable times, a data strategy is key

Data processes are crucial to guide decisions and drive business growth
27 Apr 2022
Alibaba to share data centre patents to help companies reach climate goals
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data centres

Alibaba to share data centre patents to help companies reach climate goals

The company joins HPE, Microsoft, and Meta in their mission of promoting low carbon technologies
22 Apr 2022
Nokia to offer data centre switches to boost Azure bandwidth
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Nokia to offer data centre switches to boost Azure bandwidth

The announcement is part of an ongoing collaboration to develop the 'SONiC' networking initiative
20 Apr 2022
Why Singapore stopped building data centres
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Why Singapore stopped building data centres

With the city-state partially lifting its three-year moratorium on new constructions, Singapore has become a microcosm for the global shift to green d…
20 Apr 2022
Google to invest $9.5 billion in US offices and data centres this year
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data centres

Google to invest $9.5 billion in US offices and data centres this year

This is a step up from the $7 billion it pledged to invest in the country last year
13 Apr 2022
IBM's new z16 mainframe brings two industry-firsts and quantum-proof data encryption
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Hardware

IBM's new z16 mainframe brings two industry-firsts and quantum-proof data encryption

The latest product in its z-series of mainframes is described as a 'game-changer' and has already saved major companies millions in lost revenue
5 Apr 2022
Meta to open massive hyperscale data center in Texas
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data centres

Meta to open massive hyperscale data center in Texas

The center is expected to create 100 operation jobs for the Temple area
31 Mar 2022
IT Pro News In Review: Okta security breach, Meta Dutch data centre on hold, F-Secure splitting in two
IT Pro News In Review: Okta security breach, Meta Dutch data centre on hold, F-Secure splitting in twovideo
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IT Pro News In Review: Okta security breach, Meta Dutch data centre on hold, F-Secure splitting in two

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
25 Mar 2022
Meta's Dutch data centre plans halted due to local pushback
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Meta's Dutch data centre plans halted due to local pushback

Dutch Senators want more time to implement tighter regulations while campaigners cite environmental concerns
23 Mar 2022
AWS to invest £1.8bn in UK data centres and other cloud infrastructure
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Cloud

AWS to invest £1.8bn in UK data centres and other cloud infrastructure

The cloud giant's investment will contribute to new data centres amid market growth across the country
18 Mar 2022
Microsoft's new data centre will heat homes and businesses in Finland
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Microsoft's new data centre will heat homes and businesses in Finland

Utility provider Fortum will use its district heating infrastructure to transfer waste heat from the site
18 Mar 2022
NTT taps Schneider Electric for private 5G trials
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5G

NTT taps Schneider Electric for private 5G trials

Schneider’s Smart Factory in Lexington will serve as NTT's P5G test site
17 Mar 2022
Three keys to successful data management
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Three keys to successful data management

Companies need to take a fresh look at data management to realise its true value
17 Mar 2022
Microsoft's emissions rose 22.7% in 2021 despite carbon negative pledge
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Microsoft's emissions rose 22.7% in 2021 despite carbon negative pledge

The company said that Scope 3 emissions are the “most difficult to control and reduce”
11 Mar 2022
Microsoft to set up largest India data centre region in Hyderabad
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Microsoft to set up largest India data centre region in Hyderabad

The investment will complement the tech giant’s existing network of three regions across the country in Pune, Mumbai, and Chennai
7 Mar 2022
Podcast transcript: Making data centres green again
Podcast transcript: Making data centres green again
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Podcast transcript: Making data centres green again

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
4 Mar 2022
The IT Pro Podcast: Making data centres green again
The IT Pro Podcast: Making data centres green again
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The IT Pro Podcast: Making data centres green again

How can data centre operators help lessen their impact on climate change?
4 Mar 2022
Japan pursues green data centres to achieve carbon-neutral society
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Japan pursues green data centres to achieve carbon-neutral society

The country is aiming to achieve energy savings of 40% or more in its domestic data centres by 2030
25 Feb 2022
Intel reveals glimpse at multi-year Xeon roadmap, teases long-awaited GPU tech
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Hardware

Intel reveals glimpse at multi-year Xeon roadmap, teases long-awaited GPU tech

The raft of announcements also includes a nod to Intel's secretive 'Project Endgame'
18 Feb 2022