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NetApp Announces Flash Storage Data Center Product Line

SAN JOSE — February 7, 2023 — NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced the upcoming availability of the NetApp AFF C-Series, a family of capacity flash storage options designed to deliver lower cost all-flash storage, and NetApp AFF A150, a, entry-level storage system in the AFF A-Series family of all-flash systems. The NetApp AFF C-Series delivers […]

ZeroPoint Raises EUR 3.2M to Cut Data Center Energy Consumption

Gothenburg, Sweden, Feb. 7, 2023 — ZeroPoint Technologies AB announced today closed a EUR 3.2 million seed round in late January from climate tech investor Climentum Capital, Nordic VC Industrifonden, Chalmers Ventures, and present shareholders, to finance the company in 2023 and beyond. ZeroPoint Technologies provides a groundbreaking technology that can reduce the energy consumption […]

atNorth to Open 5MW Data Center Campus in Helsinki

Helsinki, Finland – February 7th, 2023 – Iceland-based atNorth, a pan-Nordic colocation, high-performance computing, and artificial intelligence service provider, has reached an agreement to acquire an additional site in Finland that will be converted to a third data center for the business. The site, acquired from Tallberg Group is located in Sinimäentie, Espoo (greater Helsinki) and is a significant milestone […]

Lenovo and WEKA Announce Collaboration for AI, Analytics and Hybrid Cloud Data Management

February 7, 2023 – RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Today, Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and WEKA announced a new global agreement focused on offering next-generation data management architectures and performance-intensive workloads for delivery in more than 160 markets worldwide. These comprehensive solutions will accelerate artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics for high performance workloads, including […]

Uttar Pradesh Goverment Signs MoU for Quantum Computing Data Center in India

07th Feb. 2023, New Delhi/Noida/Lucknow, India — Today, Uttar Pradesh Government signs a MoU with Innogress for setting up India’s first quantum computing data center, ‘IQDC’ (Indraprastha Quantum Data Center), at Greater Noida, U.P. proposed in JV with GAN Tech. UK. Recently U.P. Government attracted many Data Center projects, particularly in Noida/Greater Noida area, but this […]

Open Source or Enterprise-grade Containers? How SingularityPRO Adds Value for Mission-critical HPC Workloads

Sylabs developed SingularityPRO and Singularity Enterprise to deliver an array of important features and capabilities, along with enterprise-grade support, for organizations that need more stability, security, and support. Organizations running AI, data science, and compute-driven analytics applications often have deeper needs for ensuring optimal performance from and security of mission-critical workloads running in containers.

Intel Cancels $700M ‘Mega Lab’ for Sustainable Data Center Technologies R&D

Intel has cancelled construction of a $700 million facility in Hillsboro, OR,  that was to have focused on development of sustainable data center technologies, according to a story in The Oregonian on Friday. Part of a corporate cost cutting effort to reduce spending by $3 billion this year, and additional billions in upcoming years, an […]

atNorth Announces New Chief Strategy, Marketing and Communications Officer

Stockholm – January 18, 2023 – atNorth, a pan-Nordic colocation, high-performance computing, and artificial intelligence service provider, has announced the appointment of Fredrik Jansson to its executive team. Fredrik joins from STACK EMEA NORDICS (formerly DigiPlex) where he held several executive positions including Chief Commercial Officer, Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Marketing & Communications Officer. […]

Report: Northern Virginia and Portland, OR, Are World’s Top 2 Data Center Markets; 8 of Top 10 Are in U.S.

CHICAGO, January 18, 2023 – Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK), a global real estate services firm, released its 2023 Global Data Center Market Comparison, the fourth edition of this annual study which identifies and ranks the top data center markets globally and covers key emerging trends in the sector. For 2023, this report has been […]

Conventional Wisdom Watch: Matsuoka & Co. Take on 12 Myths of HPC

A group of HPC thinkers, including the estimable Satoshi Matsuoka of the RIKEN Center for Computational Science in Japan, have come together to challenge common lines of thought they say have become, to varying degrees, accepted wisdom in HPC. In a paper entitled “Myths and Legends of High-Performance Computing” appearing this week on the Arvix […]