Data centre industry news and insights

Featured data centre industry news, insights and commentary by Colo-X.

Carriers, colo and capacity restructuring

London colocation buyers are being offered a new wave of data centre options, many of which are repurposed sites previously occupied by a single user.  This is yet another new trend for the London data centre market but is providing a less risky and therefore attractive entry point for numerous new operators which we continue to add to the Colo-X London data centre data base.

Equinix acquisition machine marches into Spain and Portugal with $260m Itconic acquisition

Latest transaction completes European “clean sweep” and gives yet more submarine access for operator "on a mission". It comes as no surprise at all to Colo-X to read Equinix is today acquiring Itconic, the leading and longest established carrier neutral colocation provider in the Iberian Peninsula, from US based Carlyle Group. The purchase price is [...]