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CenturyLink Talking about Selling Their Data Centers
Thursday, November 5th, 2015  
NEWS CenturyLink recently announced their desire to sell the massive data centers they currently own and operate. The telecommunications company won’t be sustaining the data center service business any long and has hired financial advisors to help with finding alternative owners...

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Data Centers Spend Billions to Drive Cloud Revenue Growth
Friday, October 23rd, 2015  
NEWS Cloud services may seem great, but they are certainly not cheap to run. Data centers providing cloud infrastructure spend a large amount of cash to keep them growing. IBM, Google, Amazon and Microsoft spend billions of dollars for hardware and...

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Data Centers: Why it’s More Than Just Power, Space and Connectivity
Thursday, June 4th, 2015  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – As IT technology continues to bolster its importance to business growth and competitive advantage, data centers across the world are popping up everywhere with the maturation of the industry. Many data centers focus on the power,... data centers

Canadian Government Offers To Store U.S. Tech Companies Data From NSA Spying
Friday, January 10th, 2014  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – The Canadian government is offering to store data outside of the United States  for tech companies such as Google and Facebook  following the controversy with the National Security Agency’s alleged spying. According to The Daily Caller,...

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Report: NSA Snooped on Google & Yahoo Data Centers
Thursday, October 31st, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Data centers from tech giants like Google and Yahoo were apparently no match for the snooping hands of the National Security Agency. According to a report from The Washington Post on Wednesday, the NSA infiltrated data...

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Cloud Traffic Will Dominate the Data Center, Cisco Says
Thursday, October 17th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Technology provider Cisco on Tuesday unveiled its latest Global Cloud Index report, a study that shows an increasing push towards cloud domination in data centers. Cloud traffic in data centers, which represented 1.2 zettabytes is expected...

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Apple Already Eyeing Oregon Data Center Expansion
Wednesday, September 25th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Oregon’s thriving data century industry is perhaps about to get even more crowded. Enter Apple. According to a report from Oregon Live on Monday, the Cupertino-based tech giant is already looking to expand on 96 acres...

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Google Moves Forward with Data Center Encryption
Monday, September 9th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google has encrypted its data at its data center facilities after the outcry over Edward Snowden’s NSA spying leaks. The tech giant signaled the move in a report from the Washington Post on Friday. And while...

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Google Pushes Open Data Centers with Patents
Monday, August 12th, 2013  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google is helping open up the data center market to freely use more designs. On Friday, the tech giant announced that it had added 79 additional patents to its Open Patent Non-Assertion initiative, something the company...

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SOC 2 Reporting Standard Gains Popularity
Monday, June 17th, 2013  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – In 2012, SOC 2 reports were about 7% of the totalSOC audits for data centers, while in 2013 so far 14% of the audits have been for SOC 2, a YOY% growth of 100%. Reckenen Inc....

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