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  • 21 August 2019

    Influencers in APAC MTDC markets: Cloud

    Looking regionally, APAC is a particularly bright spot for cloud applications, infrastructure and services growth. Part of a three-part spotlight series covering various influencers " cloud, service providers and regulations " in APAC MTDC markets, this report discusses the development of cloud adoption and the factors driving adoption in Singapore, China, Japan, Australia and Indonesia.

  • 21 August 2019

    JD Cloud sets out to deliver a frictionless user experience with 'intelligent cloud'

    The company believes that what sets it apart from the competition is its deep knowledge and understanding of vertical-specific requirements and its ability to deliver a frictionless user experience with AI-infused cloud services.

  • 21 August 2019

    PAIX has ambitious plans to build pan-African datacenter platform

    The company aims to build a carrier-neutral datacenter platform across Africa. Led by former Interxion VP Wouter van Hulten, it wants to replicate the quality of service offered in European carrier-neutral sites. Despite starting up in 2018, PAIX is already running two facilities in Africa and is about to build a third.

  • 20 August 2019

    MTDC expansion roundup: Asia-Pacific key markets

    APAC continues to be a region of exciting multi-tenant datacenter activity, second only to Latin America with regard to its growth rate. We lay out the announcements, new builds, and expansions in Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo, Osaka, Sydney and Jakarta in the first half of 2019.

  • 19 August 2019

    Nearing capacity, Vienna is set to get brand new datacenters

    Dense networks in the Vienna metro area attract demand from cloud, over-the-top and managed services providers, making it a more significant hub for regional data caching and distribution. Although supply has grown healthily in recent years, the city will probably need a step-change in carrier-neutral capacity to establish itself as a Central and Eastern European cloud hub.

  • 16 August 2019

    CDN provider Cloudflare follows Fastly in going public

    The youth movement in CDNs continues as Cloudflare has joined Fastly in filing its S-1. While they don't rival market leader Akamai in terms of revenue, both firms have developed passionate fan bases and should be fixtures in the CDN market for a long time.

  • 16 August 2019

    The future depends on trust, confidence and proof

    Trust in technologies, companies and service providers is waning among enterprises and consumers. While this is not yet a crisis, it is concerning " trust is the foundation for engaging and transacting digital business, and a key factor in a company's growth and ultimate relevance in the marketplace.

  • 15 August 2019

    Packet prepares for expansion with software and infrastructure practices

    Infrastructure and automation platform vendor Packet is set for a major expansion this year as it works through a $25m funding round from 2018. The company says its software and infrastructure practices can decentralize the cloud and bring infrastructure access to the edge, instead of relying on centralized datacenter hubs and virtualization.

  • 14 August 2019

    451 Perspective: A cloud feast heralds the era of consumption, Part 2

    Enterprise workloads are on the move, and the re-platforming to cloud and cloud-native is reaching the mainstream of the market. Cloud is the infrastructure view, cloud-native the application view. What is the opportunity?

  • 14 August 2019

    Server administration tool Plesk rethinks its place in the public cloud

    Web hosting and server management software company Plesk seeks to evolve its role as a tool in the modern ecosystem of cloud and hosted infrastructure. It is looking to position its platform as a tool for managing infrastructure of varying types, and for deploying add-on functions and third-party SaaS services.