Posts Tagged ‘server’

China’s Data Center Footprint Expands To Europe And Middle East

engineer and serverWhile it is still impossible for foreign data centers to setup wholly-owned operations in China, one of China’s Internet darlings …


VMware Appoints New President For Greater China

Virtualization and cloud computing infrastructure provider VMware has appointed Bernard Kwok as its new global vice president and president for …


VTech Data Breach Highlights IoT Failings

VTech Holdings Limited, the Hong Kong maker of baby monitors and electronic toys, announced that its customer database was hacked two weeks ago. The company says an unauthorized party accessed VTech customer data housed in its Learning Lodge app store database on November 14, 2015. Learning Lodge gives its customers the ability to download apps, […]


Intel Invests USD5.5 Billion For Dalian Factory Transformation

Intel will invest USD5.5 billion in Dalian to transform its existing local plant into a storage chip manufacturing plant. Intel said that the Dalian plant started operation in 2010 and it will start making storage chips from the second half of 2016. Over the next three to five years, Intel will invest up to USD3.5 […]


Unisplendour Acquires 51% Stake In H3C From HP

Unisplendour Corporation Limited, a subsidiary of Tsinghua Holdings, will acquire a 51% stake in H3C from Hewlett-Packard for at about USD2.3 billion. The transaction is expected to close at the end of 2015 and it is still subject to the approvals of Unisplendour’s board of directors and related government authorities. According to the agreement signed […]


Tencent Cloud Opens Outside Mainland China While Foreign Tech Still Blocked Inside Country

Tencent Cloud will officially launch its Hong Kong data center by the end of this week, marking the start of the Chinese Internet giant’s globalization strategy in the cloud computing sector. Tencent Cloud’s Hong Kong data center will reportedly focus on the Asia Pacific, Europe and American regions, providing comprehensive cloud computing services to those […]


Digital China Networks Rolls Out Data Center Offerings

Digital China Networks, a subsidiary of Digital China Group, has unveiled its cloud data center product series. The new products include high-end switches, load balancing products, and wireless control applications. DCN is not only the name of the company, but it is also the brand name of this new product series. It is the only […]


Chinese Municipalities Heeding Central Government’s Cloud Computing Push

Local Chinese governments are moving services to the cloud, and Inspur Group is making gains in this area. Inspur Group and the municipal government of Jinan just signed an agreement for the joint construction of an administrative cloud computing center, making it the first comprehensive service outsourcing e-government cloud platform in China. Financial terms of […]


Rackspace Attempts To Take Back The China Internet Market

U.S.-based Rackspace, a provider of cloud computing and Web hosting services, has its eyes set on Asia. Rackspace has been circulating a marketing survey asking for feedback on requirements for the company’s on-demand infrastructure service that combines scalability with affordability. The company promises to donate small funds to a children’s charity in exchange for each […]


HP Launches Moonshot Server In China

Focused on saving energy and space, HP unveiled its latest server product Moonshot in China. Low power consumption is the highlight of Moonshot server. This is realized by adopting Intel’s low-power Atom chip, which is normally used on tablets, smartphones, and netbooks. HP claimed that compared with existing servers, Moonshot can reduce power consumption by […]