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Nvidia shares hit record numbers as new AI-based Volta chips provide sustained demand
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Nvidia shares hit record numbers as new AI-based Volta chips provide sustained demand

Nvidia launched the Volta chips in May as part of its Tesla V100 data center graphics processing unit that will power systems from AI to driverless cars.

Alibaba launches $15 billion R&D drive for building overseas research hubs to compete with global e-commerce giants
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Alibaba launches $15 billion R&D drive for building overseas research hubs to compete with global e-commerce giants

Since last year Alibaba has invested roughly $2 billion to acquire a majority stake in retailer Lazada.com, creating e-commerce hubs across Southeast Asia.

Russia to block access to Facebook if the company does not move its data storage servers to the country
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Russia to block access to Facebook if the company does not move its data storage servers to the country

Russia will block access to Facebook next year unless the social network stores personal data of users on Russian servers.

Digital Realty buys DuPont Fabros to expand its reach in the data centre market
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Digital Realty buys DuPont Fabros to expand its reach in the data centre market

Digital Realty and DuPont Fabros, which rent out space that companies use for data centres, have also benefited from the surge in demand for data and video.

Verizon will sell 29 data centers worth $3.6 billion to Equinix
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Verizon will sell 29 data centers worth $3.6 billion to Equinix

Verizon Communications Inc, the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, is selling 29 data centers in the United States and Latin America to Equinix Inc for $3.6 billion, as the telecom giant focuses on its core business.

Asia emerges as a hot destination for setting up data centers
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Asia emerges as a hot destination for setting up data centers

On June 28, Internet services major Amazon launched its first set of data centres in India, saying that it is spending ‘tens of millions of dollars’ to setup data centres in the country.

Cisco Systems to retrench 14,000 employees; co readies shift to software biz from hardware
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Cisco Systems to retrench 14,000 employees; co readies shift to software biz from hardware

California-based Cisco is expected to announce the cuts within the next few weeks

DigitalOcean data centre in Bengaluru, making cloud computing simpler for startups, software devs
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DigitalOcean data centre in Bengaluru, making cloud computing simpler for startups, software devs

In a conversation with Tech2, Prabhakar Jayakumar, Country Manager, DigitalOcean said that the Bangalore datacenter will feature DigitalOcean’s latest servers and network architecture aimed at offering a consistent and seamless experience for users everywhere regardless of which region they select.

Energy crisis can mar the progress of the Digital revolution
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Energy crisis can mar the progress of the Digital revolution

India is the fourth largest consumer of energy in the world. Improving standards of living are driving energy consumption higher, but also creating the risk of environmental damage.

Microsoft tests putting data centers under water to save power and better cooling
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Microsoft tests putting data centers under water to save power and better cooling

Microsoft on Monday revealed that as the world turns to computing power in the cloud it is working to put datacenters under water.

The All-Flash data center will become a reality in 2016: NetApp
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The All-Flash data center will become a reality in 2016: NetApp

Flash sales are poised to double due to aggressive price cuts as large enterprise storage companies stake out claims on this bright spot in the market.

Verizon launches auction to sell data centers: Sources
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Verizon launches auction to sell data centers: Sources

Verizon Communications Inc has started a process to sell its data center assets, hoping to fetch more than $2.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said