Macquarie Telecom becomes 1st Australian Data Centre provider to reach 200 Govt-cleared staff

ASX-listed Macquarie Telecom Group has said that it has surpassed 200 government-cleared security staff mark. Further, Macquarie added that it will grow that number, continue to invest in local skills and capability to protect Australia’s sensitive government and citizen data. Surpassing 200 security-cleared staff is double the number Macquarie had only a year ago, exemplifying […]

UK’s Capital.com entry into Australia Signals Strong Fintech momentum

Recently, Capital.com, a high-growth global fintech innovator has received a license to operate in Australia and opened an office in Melbourne. The platform will operate with an Australian Financial Services (AFS) license, granted by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), the company said. The approval of the AFS license marks Capital.com’s latest commitment to […]

How India is using AI for Road Safety

In the past 3-4 years, globally there have been raging debates over the use of artificial intelligence or AI. Will AI make decisions that are beyond the scope of human intervention, will it be used to discriminate against certain sections of economically disadvantaged people? As these debates continue, India has embarked on the ‘AI for […]

Data centre operator CyrusOne eying a possible sale

US data centre operator CyrusOne Inc is exploring strategic alternatives that include a potential sale of the company, people familiar with the matter said. According to a report by Reuters, the real estate investment trust is working with investment bank Morgan Stanley to review its options after coming under renewed pressure from some investors to […]

Fintech industry has delivered on all the critical pillars of Digital India: IT Minister

Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Minister of State in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India, said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Digital India vision had four pillars namely to transform lives of the citizen, provide ease of living, expanding the economy, and create an opportunity of entrepreneurship […]

Chindata Group to use 100% Renewable Power across its Data Centres by 2040

In a significant development that marks the first anniversary of China’s pledge to hit peak emissions by 2030 and carbon neutrality by 2060, Chindata Group is officially joining the RE100 initiative on 22 September 2021. The Nasdaq-listed leading carrier-neutral hyperscale data centre solution provider in Asia-Pacific emerging markets also announced its 2040 carbon neutral goals, […]

Amazon Web Services to Launch 1st Data Centre region in New Zealand by 2024

Amazon Web Services (AWS), one of the world’s leading cloud service providers plans to open an infrastructure region in Aotearoa, New Zealand in 2024 and will feature three availability zones. This data centre region will be a part of a NZ$7.5 billion investment strategy in the country over the next decade and a half, the […]

Carrier Global to acquire Data Centre infra management (DCIM) software provider Nlyte

Carrier Global will acquire Nlyte Software (“Nlyte”), a leading provider of data centre infrastructure management (DCIM) software. Carrier is the leading global provider of healthy, safe, sustainable and intelligent building and cold chain solutions. While financial details of the transaction were not disclosed, Nlyte’s data centre expertise will expand Carrier’s HVAC business’s access to the […]

Sustainability Snapshot 2022: The Future of Singapore’s Green Digital Infrastructure

Wed, 1st Dec 2021, 2:30pm – 3:40pm (GMT +8), Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre Singapore has set the gold standard for digital infrastructure in Southeast Asia. It has retained its position as the premiere datacenter hub in the region. The country also boasts the fastest internet and mobile connection speeds (Interpol), empowering exponential growth across […]