Microsoft sunk again an undersea data center, this time collocated with marine renewable energy site in Scotland’s Orkney Islands.Read more
Category: Data Centers
Future Data Center in Norway Above the Arctic Circle!
Cold climate, low humidity, and abundant supply of local hydropower will significantly cut power costs for this new data center in Norway.Read more
Equinix Data Centers Terminating Eastern Light’s Subsea Cable
The termination of Eastern Light’s Sweden-Finland subsea cable system in Equinix data centers is a further illustration of Equinix model with subsea cables.Read more
Abandoned Mine Turned into an Ultra Power-Efficient Data Center in Norway
Lefdal Mine Datacenter reuses an old mine to build a new data center in Norway with exceptional power and water consumption performances.Read more
Denmark, the New Place to Be for Data Centers?
Two announcements by Apple and Facebook are turning Denmark into the new place to be for data centers. Will Norway be the next hot spot?Read more
An Active Week in Ireland with Announcements for Two New Data Center Builds
The two announced new data center builds in Dublin will be joining a growing data center ecosystem in Ireland.Read more
Electricity Price Cut in Sweden for Data Centers
The recent news about electricity price cut in Sweden for data centers is a new illustration of how tax policy can favor and shape our industry.Read more
Cooling: What Has Swimming Pool to Do with Data Center?
In data center world, cooling is a key issue as the heat is an enemy to fight. But heat can be recycled as illustrated by this example of a swimming pool.Read more
Electricity Price and Data Center Location in Europe
This post takes a look at the correlation, if any, between electricity price and data center locations across Europe (post built with data from Eurostat).Read more
Equinix Data Center Model
Equinix is developing its data center model where cable landing equipment is hosted and subsea cable systems are terminated into data centers.Read more