Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit 2014

The Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit 2014

If February's first Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit was called "One of the best events in recent times" by the DoD, "The best Data Centre conference in the AP Region" by NDY, and "the best event I've been to in 15 years" by Amazon's Glenn Gore - then get ready for the sequel!

The 2nd Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit
March 18th-20th @ Marriott Resort, Gold Coast.

Date: March 18th - 20th 2014
Location: Marriott Resort, Gold Coast
Agenda: Managing Increasingly Complex and Dynamic Architectures
Contact: Jim.Berry@SE-Corp.com.au | (02) 94353535
Website: www.DataCentreStrategy.com.au
Twitter: #DCSummit

Created and delivered by SE-Corp in association with event partner iTnews.com.au

Below is a small sample of some of the great content from the 2013 event. Scroll below for stories from 2014.

Telstra to kill off Pacnet brand 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
$857 million takeover closes.
 
Aussie-hosted Office 365 goes live 
By William Maher | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
Microsoft steps up to data sovereignty demands.
 
How a 50c fan pushed Teachers Mutual Bank to active-active 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Core banking outage forces data centre overhaul.
 
How a school funded a microwave link with Google Apps 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cloud cuts data centre costs in half.
 
How Telstra axed modular from Clayton data centre design 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
'Value engineered' out of the project.
 
Inside AusPost's switch to active-active data centres 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
How it overcame a provider change midway through the project.
 
NextDC betas open DC management tool 
By Penny Wolf | Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Enters SaaS market with vendor-neutral solution.
 
Equinix's Melbourne data centre to open in weeks 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
ME1 to span 9800 square metres and 1500 cabinets.
 
Australia Post completes data centre overhaul 
Mar 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Laying foundations for the future.
 
Apple to spend billions on two new Euro data centres 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Powered by renewable energy.
 
Supernap's $1bn bet on Reno 
Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Nevada facility larger than all Australia's co-lo combined.
 
Vocus splashes $23.5m on two data centres 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Acquires EDC business and assets.
 
Apple to build data centre out of failed sapphire plant 
Feb 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Invests $2.6 billion in conversion.
 
Fujitsu Perth data centre suffers power outage  
By Allie Coyne | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Storms down services for WA Health.
 
Amazon wind farm to power data centres 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aims for 150 megawatt capacity.
 
IT pros to share data centre tips at 2015 summit 
By Penny Wolf | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] How to get the best value out of your facilities.
 
Tatts Group CIO signs off after more than 10 years 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Veteran IT boss hunts for new challenge.
 
iiNet's Perth data centre melts in heatwave 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Service restored to angry customers over six hours later.
 
Telstra eyes up Pacnet for acquisition 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Working to take over 46,000km of undersea cable.
 
Data centre outage hits all Queensland hospitals 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] CTO explains what happened.
 
First round of speakers for Data Centre Summit 2015 
By Penny Wolf | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Experts in DR and data centres to converge on the Gold Coast.
 
IBM nabs $99m Transport for NSW deal 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Value of infrastructure mega-contract revealed.
 
Telstra, DiData battle for Canberra cloud market 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Big players announce govt-focused services.
 
AWS slammed for secrecy over renewable energy goal 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greenpeace sceptical of data centre sustainability pledge.
 
Qantas moves ERP out of IBM and into MacTel 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Core Oracle platform gets new home.
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