Business Cloud News

Equinix makes $874m data centre deal to keep EC happy

Telstra Global is expanding into the US and Japan, and adding 155 new racks to its Sydney datacentre

Equinix has announced the sale of eight data centres across Europe to Digital Realty Trust for approximately $874 million.

Equinix cleared to buy Telecity but must sell London, Amsterdam and Frankfurt facilities


The European Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of data centre operator Telecity by rival Equinix. However, to assuage anti competition concerns, Equinix had to agree to sell off a number of data centres in Amsterdam, London and Frankfurt.

Investment network eToro migrates to hybrid cloud

Kalush: 'regulation is lagging cloud developments'

Online social investment network eToro has moved its core IT infrastructure onto a hybrid cloud system. The platform will allow it to maintain sensitive applications in a private cloud while using a public cloud for others.