Turnkey Internet opens European data center in Amsterdam
Turnkey Internet, a Colohouse subsidiary, opened its first European facility in Amsterdam. The colocation and IaaS provider aims to serve its European customers better from this location.
In Amsterdam, Turnkey Internet has now established a carrier-neutral data center that provides connectivity ... Read more
Netherlands get NATO tech investment fund NIF
The new tech investment fund Nato Investment Fund (NIF) will be set up in the Netherlands. The headquarters of the investment fund will be located in Amsterdam.
With the investment fund being located in Amsterdam the intensive lobbying by the Dutch government and industry associations for tech s... Read more
‘Dutch hacker steals personal data of millions of Austrian citizens’
The Amsterdam Prosecutor's Office disclosed that a 25-year-old Dutch man was arrested in late November on suspicion of stealing personal data from tens of millions of people worldwide, including most of Austria's population.
The data was allegedly offered for sale. The cybercriminal landed on t... Read more
€500 million startup Yokoy expands from Amsterdam to Spain
Yokoy announced an expansion into Spain. Earlier this year, the startup opened an office in Amsterdam to storm the European market. According to CNBC, the three-year-old company was recently valued at €500 million.
Yokoy develops spend management software. Clients use the technology to record... Read more
Amsterdam is putting the brakes on the addition of new data centres
The municipality of Amsterdam has decided to pause the construction of new data centres until the end of the year. The capital attracted tech companies with attractive taxes and relatively cheap energy, but according to the city there are now too many data centers.
The capital has more data centers ... Read more
Startup ThousandEyes opens office in Amsterdam
The startup ThousandEyes expands its activities to the Benelux with a new office in Amsterdam, for a sales and service department. The startup provides insight into the experiences of users over any network, including the Internet.
ThousandEyes argues that companies in Belgium, the Netherlands and ... Read more
Netherlands first country to show Amber Alerts on ATMs
The national Amber Alert system will now also be used in Dutch ATMs. This makes the Netherlands the first country in the world to show the alarms on ATMs as well. For the time being, the vending machines that support this are only placed at selected locations, reports ZDNet.
Three hundred vending ma... Read more
Equinix opens new data centre in Amsterdam-Zuidoost
Equinix has opened its International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre AM7 in Amsterdam-Zuidoost. The data centre claims to be "one of the most important connectivity hubs in the world". The data center must support organizations undergoing global transformation. The expansion cost $55 million.
A... Read more
Originally Dutch business search engine Elasticsearch wants to make an IPO.
Recently there was a rumour that Elasticsearch BV had decided in the utmost secrecy to go on the stock exchange. Today this rumour is confirmed by the originally Dutch company. The IPO follows six years after the start of the company in Amsterdam.
Elasticsearch develops business search and analysis ... Read more