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Denmark and SG have mutual vision for smart cities

| October 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Denmark and Singapore have gotten together to develop smart city technologies and applications. The country and city state have entered into a cooperation to work together and share ideas and data on smart city initiatives. Specifically, Copenhagen wants to learn from Singapore smart applications in the areas of public transportation and water management, according to […]

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NTT Com finds balance between performance and greenness at SG data centre

| April 28, 2012 | 0 Comments
NTT Com finds balance between performance and greenness at SG data centre

NTT Communications’ new Singapore data centre is probably not the most energy efficient or green facility in its global data centre portfolio. For starters, the new site is obviously targeted at high performance computing requirements, situated next to the city’s stock exchange, and marketed towards financial firms looking for the lowest latency, and highest reliability […]

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Singapore’s IDA taps 4 consortiums for green data centre innovations

| April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Four consortiums have been selected for the Green Data Centre Innovation Challenge Call-for-Collaboration (CFC) by the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA). The four consortiums are led by: Equinix Singapore Pte Ltd (partnering with Synapsense LLC, and Custom Mechanical Systems LLC); Toshiba Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (partnering with Nanyang Technological University); ClearManage Pte Ltd (partnering […]

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Google to build three data centres in Asia

| October 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

Google announced that it will be building three new data centres in the Asia Pacific region. To be located in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan, the three facilities will allow Google to locate its content and services closer to Asian users. According to the words of a Google spokesperson in Hong Kong, the reasons for […]

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HP developing green data centre benchmark for Singapore | News | eco-business.com

| March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

The government of Singapore has apparently commissioned a study on data centre energy consumption profiles in the US. According to eco-business, the study will be carried out by HP with the support of Singapore’s Infocomm Development Authority. The aim of the study is to analyse the energy usage patterns and operating conditions of data centres, […]

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Salesforce.com expands to Singapore with new data centre, NOC

| July 16, 2009 | 0 Comments

Salesforce.com has expanded its infrastructure to the Asia Pacific with its first data centre outside the US to support its growing portfolio of international customers. Along with its two North American data centres, the company has launched a new facility in Singapore, which includes a new data centre as well as a network operations centre. […]

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Tandberg sees bright future for videoconferencing

| March 18, 2009 | 0 Comments

By Petroc Wilton, Communications Day As the initial shock of the financial crisis yields to a market focus on long-term cost savings, videoconferencing specialist Tandberg is buoyant about its Australian prospects. With offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra, Australia & NZ regional director Philip Siefert is looking to grow the company’s 30-strong local team […]

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AT&T confident of demand for new managed hosting platform

| November 30, 2008 | 0 Comments

Increased flexibility and efficiency, as well as disaster recovery requirements will drive the adoption of its newly launched Synaptic Hosting platform in Singapore, says AT&T. As part of a US$1 billion investment commitment for 2008 to its global network infrastructure, AT&T recently upgraded its Singapore data centre to a so-called, Super IDC (Internet data centre), […]

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AT&T opens Singapore IDC

| November 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

By CommsDay AT&T threw open the doors of its Singapore super IDC yesterday, evolving a previous installation into a regional Internet gateway and local base for its Synaptic Hosting operations. The carrier said the launch is part of a previously announced $1 billion plan to augment capacity at its 38 international data centers. It marks […]

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Cisco joins Singapore Initiative

| November 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

Cisco joined a Singapore initiative to develop IT services for public transport passengers and operators. Also on board the Singapore Land Transport Authority project are the Economic Development Board of Singapore, the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore, IBM, SingTech, and 3M. Touted solutions include locating hotspots within buses, adding GPS and computerized readouts to vehicles […]

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