Interoute wins environmental award for data centre energy saving innovation

Newly developed enhancements to Interoute’s Geneva data centre reduce its energy consumption by 1.7GW hours per year London, UK – 15 May, 2018 – Interoute, the global cloud and network company, has received the SIG GIGA Trophy in recognition of its successful efforts to increase energy efficiency and reduce the CO2 consumption of its data centre in Geneva, Switzerland. The trophy is awarded to companies in Switzerland that demonstrate a long-term commitment to improving energy efficiency, and those who have reduced electricity consumption by more than one gigawatt hour per…

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Emtelle completes data centre portfolio with launch of new end-to-end solution

PowerProtect+ and Opticom provide optimum protection for data centres where they need it most Hawick, Scotland and London, UK, March 21, 2018 – Emtelle, a leading provider of blown fibre and ducted network solutions for the telecoms industry, today announced a new addition to its PowerProtect+ range, completing its data centre portfolio and further reducing the risk of costly damage to areas where cables transition from an external to internal network. Opticom – which was recently chosen as the new standard duct between manholes and the intake areas of a…

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ProLabs to showcase breadth of low-power solutions to combat bandwidth rise at Data Centre World London 2018

Event marks the European launch of its new energy saving transponder South Cerney, UK. 12 March 2018: Leading optical transceiver specialist ProLabs will showcase its market leading capabilities for monitoring power consumption in data centre environments at Data Centre World London 2018, taking place March 21-22. Debuting its new 100G transponder to the European market, ProLabs will showcase the EON-121 Transponder product set, which stands out from similar offerings by boasting the lowest power consumption for a 100G transponder. One of the smallest of its kind, the EON-121 signifies ProLabs…

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Africa’s defining data centre, cloud and edge forum for providers, their investors and customers is launched for 2018

London/Marrakech 19 December 2017 – BroadGroup, the international leader in premier IT infrastructure events is excited to announce the launch of the leadership summit for Africa’s data centre, cloud, fiber and edge infrastructure leadership, 28 September 2018 in Marrakech. Recognizing the challenges for Africa’s digital economy and growth this forum establishes for the first time a unique opportunity for companies engaged in creating new IT ecosystems, their investors, financiers and government agencies to meet, network and collaborate. Driven by huge demand for mobile data, recent investment in connectivity, the gradual…

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Open Hub Med: Mediterranean data traffic consortium data centre goes live

London, UK, May 3, 2017 – Open Hub Med, the European technological consortium, has activated a data centre to make Italy the bridge between the internet networks of Asia, the Middle East, North Africa, Europe and the rest of the world. One of the first members of the consortium, Interoute, has simultaneously activated its transmission systems present at the site, and is ready to receive requests for connectivity. Fastweb and Retelit are pending the activation of their infrastructure solutions, with other consortium members to follow. Hosted in the research area…

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