Saturday, 10 December 2016

Much of the UK a 'data centre desert'

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Thursday 30 January 14

London's Telehouse aims to launch new building in 2015; LINX seeks to expand to regional sites.

With growing demand for data pushing monthly IP traffic metrics ever higher, data centres are under pressure to keep up. But building out new data centre space is not always easy to achieve, particularly in the U.K. Telehouse, a subsidiary of Japan's KDDI, handles 80% of the U.K.'s live Internet traffic through Telehouse London and 60% of transatlantic traffic…

With growing demand for data pushing monthly IP traffic metrics ever higher, data centres are under pressure to keep up. But building out new data centre space is not always easy to achieve, particularly in the U.K. Telehouse, a subsidiary of Japan's KDDI, handles 80% of the U.K.'s live Internet traffic through Telehouse London and 60% of transatlantic traffic…

Please login or register to view this content

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

Newsletter signup

Quickly get on board and up to date with the telecoms industry