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Bordeaux becomes carbon neutral with data and digital platform

Bordeaux becomes carbon neutral with data and digital platform

Bordeaux is a metropole that is focussing on digital innovation. Bordeaux is trying to digitise as many processes as possible to improve its connection with citizens and businesses. In addition, Bordeaux is using all those innovations and data to reduce CO2 emissions and become energy-neutral by 20... Read more

date6 months ago
Italy’s energy agency suffers malware attack

Italy’s energy agency suffers malware attack

The attack forced the agency to shut down its IT systems for some time. Italy’s energy agency, Gestore dei Servizi Energetici (GSE), suffered a malware attack on Sunday night and Monday morning, according to a report in Bloomberg. GSE is responsible for the country's energy security. Accordin... Read more

date2 years 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

date2 years ago
Ireland could be getting more datacenters despite energy concerns

Ireland could be getting more datacenters despite energy concerns

Controversy is brewing in Ireland as one development company challenges the prohibition of data center construction in the Dublin area. At the same time, Amazon was authorized to build two new sites near the city amidst rising concerns about data center energy consumption. Back in June, th... Read more

date2 years ago
Microsoft data center guzzles scarce water supply amidst heatwave

Microsoft data center guzzles scarce water supply amidst heatwave

Dutch media report that a Microsoft data center in the province of North Holland consumes more water than initially indicated. At the same time, the country faces water scarcity amidst a heatwave. The data center is located in the municipality of Hollandse Kroon. Local media report that the dat... Read more

date2 years ago
Microsoft’s data centers will provide energy to power grids

Microsoft’s data centers will provide energy to power grids

Microsoft's Irish data centers will be feeding power into the national grid before the end of the year. Thanks to new data center batteries, grid operators become less dependent on coal and gas. An offline data centre is a worthless data centre. Servers must keep running. In any other case, the ... Read more

date2 years ago
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