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‘Intel shelves plan for $700 million R&D facility’

‘Intel shelves plan for $700 million R&D facility’

The decision to kill the 'mega lab' in Oregon is the latest of the company's cost-cutting measures. Intel won’t build a $700 million 'mega lab' it had planned in Hillsboro, Oregon, according to a report in The Register. The tech giant plans to pursue cheaper options instead as it implements bi... Read more

date5 days ago
Google data center drains Oregon city of its water

Google data center drains Oregon city of its water

The facility uses almost one third of the municipal water supply for the city. Google’s water use in Dalles, Oregon, has nearly tripled in the past five years. That’s according to records released this week after the city settled a lawsuit against The Oregonian/OregonLive and agreed to hand... Read more

date1 month ago
Arista launches 800G switches for data-hungry cloud giants

Arista launches 800G switches for data-hungry cloud giants

Arista is extending the 7050X4 Series en 7060X5 Series of spine and leaf datacenter switches, including support for 800Gbps connections. The advanced automation capabilities enable organizations to manage IT environments with ease and efficiency. These switches boast an impressive range of featu... Read more

date1 month ago
NTT Data adopts datacenter inspection robots

NTT Data adopts datacenter inspection robots

NTT Data plans to install datacenter robots to automate human inspection work. The robots will initially be deployed to the facilities of NTT Data's Japanese operations. The company plans to make them available as-a-service at a future time. The company trialled the bots from August 2022 to... Read more

date2 months ago
AWS launches new cloud region in Spain

AWS launches new cloud region in Spain

AWS' latest cloud region allows Spanish customers to run workloads and store data with low latency. This week, Amazon Web Services announced the launch of its eighth cloud region in Europe, the AWS Europe (Spain) Region. An AWS region is a cluster of cloud datacenters located in the same geograp... Read more

date2 months ago
South Korean web giants downed by datacenter fire

South Korean web giants downed by datacenter fire

Kakao and Naver, two major South Korean internet service providers, experienced major service interruptions due to a datacenter fire causing infrastructure shutdowns. The datacenter in question was operated by C&C, a division of South Korean conglomerate SK. The datacenter was responsible fo... Read more

date3 months ago
OVH opens fire-fortified datacenter at the site of its 2021 fire

OVH opens fire-fortified datacenter at the site of its 2021 fire

OVHCloud established a fire-fortified datacenter in Strasbourg, where a fire damaged two of its datacenters in 2021. According to the initial findings of an inquiry into the fire, water seeping onto an inverter started things off. The complete absence of an automatic fire extinguishing system, d... Read more

date5 months ago
Underwater datacenters open up shop before the end of the year

Underwater datacenters open up shop before the end of the year

Subsea Cloud is constructing an underwater datacenter near the coast of Washington. Seawater naturally cools servers and reduces water and chemical consumption. Subsea Cloud's first commercial underwater datacenter is expected to open up shop before the end of the year. The seafloor is enormous... Read more

date5 months ago
Cloud provider OVH announces price increases of 10 percent

Cloud provider OVH announces price increases of 10 percent

OVH plans to increase the prices of several cloud services by roughly 10 percent. According to the French cloud provider, the change is necessary due to rising inflation and energy prices. OVH is one of the largest European cloud providers. The organization provides private cloud, public cloud ... Read more

date5 months ago
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