Meta Likely to Cut Infrastructure Spends

Going forward, Meta is likely to spend less on infrastructure. Meta is resorting to layoffs, in an effort to cut costs and improve efficiencies. While it is yet uncertain whether this would mean cuts in backend infrastructure (such as data centers), there is bound to be an impact, especially since 11,000 employees have been asked […]

BEL & DMRC Sign MoU For Train Control System Development

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the development of an indigenous communication-based train control system(i-CBTC). The i-CBTC, which is indigenously developed for the first time in the country, is expected to help India achieve self-sufficiency in rail and metro operations. BEL said in […]

CtrlS Appoints Ashish Ahuja as Chief Technology Officer

CtrlS Datacenters Ltd, Asia’s Largest Rated 4 Hyperscale Datacenter provider, has appointed Ashish Ahuja as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Prior to CtrlS, Ahuja served as Director-Global Network Infrastructure at Google and has also held leadership roles at France Telecom and Tata Communications. He is an industry veteran and an expert in Networks, Interconnect, Datacenters, […]

India’s STT GDC Signs Rs 1,500 Crore MoU With Karnataka

STT GDC India and the Government of Karnataka has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for building data centers in the state of Karnataka. A total investment of around Rs. 1,500 crore is planned to build data centers, the company said in a statement. The project will happen in multiple phases over the next 8 […]

Confluent Cloud Now Available Through Microsoft Azure Data Centers In The UAE

In the United Arab Emirates, confluent cloud is now available to customers through Microsoft’s local Azure data centers. Confluent can take advantage of Microsoft Azure regions to achieve the flexibility, reliability, and disaster recovery it requires to meet customer requirements. Additionally, because data is stored in-country, Confluent can cater to highly regulated verticals such as […]

Google Cloud Plans More Data Centers in Middle East

Google is attempting to grow its clientele in the Middle East, as part of its Global expansion strategy. Google is considering plans to construct additional data centers in the Middle East, a key market and one of fastest growing regions for the company’s business. Along with Asia, the fastest-growing markets for Google Cloud are in […]

Equinix Announces TY15 IBX Data Center in Tokyo Japan

TY15 will act as a magnet to continually draw new partners into Equinix’s ecosystem, allowing service providers to accelerate their expansion journey. Equinix, a leading digital infrastructure company, has announced its fifteenth International Business Exchange data center in Tokyo, Japan named TY15. In addition to strengthening connections for international cloud and network service providers, the […]

Ministry of Industry And Advanced Technology (MoIAT) Signs MoU With du

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) with du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC). Under the MoU, which was signed at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum and Energy Conference (ADIPEC), du will join the UAE’s Champions 4.0 Network. The agreement aims to enhance the adoption […]

Puradelta Lestari Creates Specialized Industrial Zone with Data Centers in Mind

Puradelta Lestari’s initiative may indicate the increasing profile of data centers as investment targets in Indonesia. By creating specialized data center locations, more of Indonesia’s growing digital load can be kept on-shore. PT Puradelta Lestari Tbk, an Indonesia-based integrated property developer, is currently developing a specialized industrial zone targeting data centers and related industries located […]

HMB IX to Install Fiber Optic Cables from Grover Beach California to Singapore

HMB Solutions Inc. is set to install subsea fiber optic cables in Grover Beach California. This cable will be connected to Singapore and will carry telecommunications traffic across the ocean, according to Chris Brungardt, the president of HMB Solutions, Inc.. The internet converts everything into a digital signal that is transmitted across the ocean by […]