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.

Photos: Spark Digital's new, modular data centre 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 1 hour ago | Comment Now 
Inside the $53m Takanini, Auckland facility.
 
Australian data centre floor space growth rate 'exceptional' 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 5 hours ago | Comment Now 
Sydney and Melbourne rack up co-lo capacity.
 
EMC buys Cisco out of VCE 
Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Converged system partnership frays.
 
Govt grant buys Victorian supercomputer two more years 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
As original VLSCI funding dries up.
 
How to cage a compute beast 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Introducing Australia's high performance computing all-stars.
 
Amazon Web Services to build two Sydney data centres 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Exclusive: Not enough co-lo capacity for cloud provider’s growth.
 
The question every Aussie should ask at Dreamforce 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Where is our data centre?
 
Google to build $870m free-cooled Dutch data centre 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Netherlands shaping as a data centre hub.
 
Rackspace dumps plans to sell 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Names new CEO.
 
Canberra Data Centres goes national 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes up space with Digital Realty.
 
The big winners from Defence’s back-office IT refresh 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: The full list of subcontractors.
 
NEC wins Defence data centre migration work 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
As subcontractor to $800m Defence contract with Lockheed Martin.
 
US telco linked with Rackspace sale 
Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
CenturyLink tapped as potential owner.
 
Cash rolls in for ground-breaking optical storage study 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shrinking the data centre down to one compact disc.
 
SITA switches data centre over to Telstra 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates facility over a weekend.
 
Former Minister plans data centre at scrapped Fairfax plant 
By Steven Kiernan | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tullamarine facility earmarked for server racks.
 
IBM launches SoftLayer cloud in Melbourne, Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Melbourne live next month, Sydney to follow.
 
Photos: Global Switch opens Sydney East data centre 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
First stage opened, to some fanfare.
 
Photos: A tour of NSW Govt's Silverwater data centre 
By Paris Cowan, Steven Kiernan | Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Inside Australia's greenest facility.
 
NSW Govt data centres on track to be Australia's greenest 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Assessment towards five-star NABERS rating starts today.
 
Vocus spends $11.7m to buy ASG's Perth data centre  
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
ASG exits data centre business early.
 
Call for papers: Australian Data Centre Strategy Summit 
By Brett Winterford | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Announcing our key themes for 2015.
 
IBM, NEC picked for major NSW Transport deals 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Final contract negotiations begin.
 
NSW Transport reveals infrastructure outsourcing timeline 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two mega-deals due before the end of the year.
 
Govt appoints first partners to new data centre panel 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
New arrangements focus on services over leases.
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