Equinix, announced the appointment of Michael Montoya as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), further bolstering the company’s commitment to security. In this role, Montoya is responsible for leading Equinix’s global cybersecurity risk program.
Kingston announced that its enterprise-grade SSDs for data centers, DC500 series has achieved VMware Ready status after a detailed validation process and highest level of endorsement from VMWare for use of Kingston DC500R and DC500M enterprise SSDs in VMware vSAN and vSphere environments.
Schneider Electric, announced it has simplified and aligned its data center solutions for the new hybrid IT world with the introduction of first-of-its-kind EcoStruxure Micro Data Center in a 6U wall mount model, designed to support large edge servers in a low-profile cabinet that maximizes floor space.
Dell Technologies is introducing a portfolio of all-new Dell EMC PowerEdge servers, new Ready Solutions for High-Performance Computing (HPC), and simplified management integrations with leading software and public cloud providers, all designed to address the demands of the modern data center.
Datacentrix has been named as the Data Centre Group (DCG) Platinum Partner of the Year for 2018/2019 award by Lenovo and the company was presented with the award at Lenovo’s second annual channel awards for South Africa and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region, which took place in Johannesburg recently.
Western Digital announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Kazan Networks, a provider of industry-leading NVMe-over-Fabric (NVMe-oF) ASIC and adapter products for next-generation data center architectures.
Western Digital consolidated its leadership position as it introduces highest capacity hard drives. The company announced that it will start sampling the 18TB Ultrastar DC HC550 CMR HDD and the 20TB Ultrastar DC HC650 SMR HDD to select customers by the end of 2019 with production ramp expected in the first half of 2020.
Schneider Electric announced it has extended Easy UPS 3M from 60-200 kVA with the addition of 120, 160, and 200 kVA UPSs. Available in most countries, the Easy UPS 3M 120-200 kVA UPSs personify simplicity as they are easy to install, easy to use, and easy to service,
Cisco recently announced that it will be buying out Acacia Communications for approximately $2.6 billion. Acacia specialises in designing and manufacturing high-speed, optical interconnect technologies that allow webscale companies, service providers, and data center operators to meet the fast-growing consumer demands for data.