Data centres

Europe's green initiatives for data centres: are they for Australia?

17 December, 2021 by Lionel Legros, General Manager, Asia Pacific, OVHcloud | Supplied by: OVH Australia

Data centres account for nearly 4% of Australia's energy consumption. How do we take charge and drive a greener, more sustainable, future?


Equinix launches PE3 data centre in Perth

15 December, 2021

Equinix has opened a new International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre in Perth, named PE3. This is Equinix's 18th data centre in Australia.


NEXTDC announces edge data centre network

15 December, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

NEXTDC has launched the first in a planned series of edge data centres for regional Australia — the SC1.


YourDC and Aussie Broadband deliver dark fibre build

15 December, 2021

Aussie Broadband has partnered with YourDC to roll out 112 km of 360-core dark fibre throughout the greater Adelaide area.


LogicMonitor strengthens local regional presence

02 December, 2021

Cloud-based infrastructure monitoring platform LogicMonitor has launched its first Australian data centre, located in Sydney.


Why are data centres the engine room for sustainability?

17 November, 2021 by Joe Craparotta, VP of IT Business at Schneider Electric | Supplied by: Schneider Electric IT Australia

As Australia bets on technology for its net-zero ambitions, data centres are set to take centre stage.


Leading Edge Data Centres opens Tamworth facility

10 November, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Leading Edge Data Centres has opened its first data centre in Tamworth, one of 26 regional data centres planned across the east coast of Australia.


Equinix, PGIM Real Estate to develop xScale data centres in Aus

21 October, 2021

Equinix has announced plans to build two new data centres in Australia, as part of a US$575 million joint venture with PGIM Real Estate.


AWS invests in NZ

01 October, 2021

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced plans to open an infrastructure region in Aotearoa New Zealand in 2024.


Singapore alliance explores ocean data centres

27 September, 2021 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Data centre provider BDx, the National University of Singapore Engineering and Sembcorp Marine will explore the feasibility of floating data centres.


Digital Realty achieves 4.5-star NABERS Energy rating

09 September, 2021

Data centre provider Digital Realty has achieved a 4.5-star NABERS Energy rating for its Sydney Erskine Park data centre infrastructure.


Equinix completes $66m expansion of SY5 data centre

20 August, 2021

Equinix has completed phase 2 of its expansion of the SY5 data centre in Alexandria, Sydney. The facility is expected to be the largest IBX in Australia when completed.


New IC3 Super West data centre coming to Sydney

15 July, 2021

The Macquarie Park Data Centre campus will soon be home to Intellicentre 3 Super West, to enhance the state's cybersecurity infrastructure and capabilities.


Macquarie opens new high-security data centre in Canberra

21 June, 2021

Australia's Minister for Defence, Peter Dutton MP, officially opened Macquarie Data Centres' Intellicentre 5 Bunker (IC5) in Canberra.


Snowflake Data Cloud completes IRAP assessment

08 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Snowflake

Data cloud company Snowflake has completed an Information Security Registered Assessors Program (IRAP) assessment.


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