Equinix to Launch Internet Exchange in Finland

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Equinix is preparing to extend its global internet exchange into the Nordics, promising greater international connectivity options to companies in the region. ...read more
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Amazon and Google Race to Most Data Centers

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
In the cloud data center, more is the name of the game. Thursday, Amazon Web Services announced that it will add another set of cloud centers near Paris in 2017. Amazon already has cloud facilities in Dublin, Frankfurt, and another coming soon in the U.K. Google is also gearing up to compete with Amazon, by adding more data centers in Mumbai, Sydney, Sao Paolo, Finland and also Frunkfurt. Microsoft is jumping into the race as well, by opening two
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Microsoft Ignite: All The News You Need to Know

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Our colleagues at Windows IT Pro and Supersite for Windows were in Atlanta, Ga., reporting live from Microsoft Ignite. Here's all the news you need to know. ...read more
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Digital Realty’s EMEA Business Has New Exec

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Rob Coupland has been appointed head of the Digital Realty Trust of Europe, Middle East and Africa. Coupland is the former executive of TelecityGroup, a European data center. Digital Realty released a statement, explaining Coupland's appoinment as related to it's recent acquisition of eight European data centers. With Coupland's appointment and the Equinix-Telecity merger creating a new dominate company, these could be signs of big changes coming
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Digital Realty’s EMEA Business will be Run by Ex-Telecity Executive

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Rob Coupland, a former executive of the TelecityGroup, will run the Europe, Middle East and Africa business for Equinix. Digial Realty released a statement stating Coupland had been appointed to run the eight European data centers after the acquisition. This appointment comes during some very big changes in the European market for data centers. After the Equinix-Telecity merger changes them in the market, a new dominate player was formed, which i
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Google Must Prove It's Making Headway in the Cloud

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
For years, Google's cloud software for businesses has been seen as a scary, looming threat to Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft. ...read more
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Salesforce wants Regulators to Look at Microsoft-LinkedIn

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
After losing out on a bid for LinkedIn, Salesforce wants regulators to take a closer look at the Microsoft acquisition of LinkedIn. They believe the deal will post a threat to privacy and the competition. Salesforce plans on telling the United States and European antitrust officials about the concerns they have. The deal between Microsoft and LinkedIn was for a reported $26.2 billion and has been cleared by U.S. regulators already. Read the full
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Salesforce to Urge Regulators to Examine Microsoft-LinkedIn

September 30, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Salesforce.com Inc., months after losing out on a bid for LinkedIn Corp., is urging regulators to scrutinize Microsoft Corp.'s acquisition of the social network, alleging that the deal would pose a threat to competition and privacy. ...read more
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Ex-Telecity Exec to Run Digital Realty's EMEA Business

September 29, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Digital Realty Trust has appointed Rob Coupland, a former executive from TelecityGroup, the European data center provider recently acquired by Equinix, Digital's biggest competitor, to run its business in Europe, Middle East, and Africa. ...read more
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DreamHost Announces Automated Malware Remover for Customers

September 29, 2016 | Web Hosting News
Web hosting provider DreamHost announced its launch of an automated malware remover available exclusively for its hosting customers earlier this week. Malware Remover, as the company is calling it, was an in-house development from a tool the company has been using internally over the last decade or so. Malware Remover scans devices weekly to seek out and destroy malware coding. The tool emails users in the event of problems, and begins fixing the
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