Electronic Products & Technology

data centre

November 23, 2019 by Stephen Law

Compute, networking, storage accelerator serves Cloud, Edge data centres

XILINX Alveo U50 Data Center accelerator cards provide optimized acceleration for workloads in financial computing, machine learning, computational storage, and data search and analytics. Built on firm’s UltraScale+ architecture and packaged in an efficient 75-watt, low-profile form factor, device includes…
July 31, 2019 by Stephen Law

64-bit, multicore microprocessors are scalable

MOUSER ELECTRONICS Intel Xeon Second Generation Scalable Gold Processors are 64-bit, multicore server microprocessors built on 14nm lithography process technology. Devices are based on the Cascade Lake microarchitecture that allows for higher clock speeds and are also optimized for demanding…
March 7, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Rittal and ABB enhance global partnership

Move made to drive digitalization in industrial applications
February 12, 2019 by Ray Hagen, consulting systems engineer, AddOn Networks

Recent transceiver standards solve data centre upgrade issues

Emergence of the QSFP form factor puts 100G within the cost reach of both small and hyper-scale data center operators
December 4, 2018 by Gavin Daly, professional services manager, Axis Communications

Designing and managing a surveillance system

It’s late at night when an alarm is triggered at a large-scale data centre. Surveillance cameras have detected a man walking along a perimeter fence. The video management system (VMS) sends an alert to the on-duty security guard who surveys…
April 21, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

ABB, HPE and Rittal unveil micro-modular data centre to drive digitization of industrial plants

New turnkey resilient Secure Edge Data Center is purpose-built for rough environments, help customers turn data into action in real time
September 27, 2017 by Stephen Law

Stand-alone, purpose-built data centre opens downtown Montreal

A brand-new data centre, described as a stand-alone and purpose-built, has officially opened in downtown Montreal. Made possible by a partnership between Urbacon and Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ, the new Downtown Montreal Data Centre cost more than $70 million.…
August 18, 2017 by Stephen Law

eStruxture to expand Montréal data center

eStruxture Data Centers Inc., a network and cloud-neutral data center operator based in Montréal, announced that it has begun an expansion project of their downtown Montréal facility. Once complete, the expansion will add another 3MW of power capacity while nearly…
July 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

D-Wave and Fixstars collaborate on quantum computing

Burnaby BC-based quantum computing systems and software creator D-Wave Systems Inc., will collaborate with Fixstars Corp. of Japan to advance the growth of quantum computing.  Fixstars is a leader in providing CPU/GPU/FPGA acceleration technologies, using its software parallelization and optimization…
June 8, 2017 by Stephen Law

COLO-D commissions data megacenter in Greater Montreal Area

COLO-D, the second-largest data center solution provider in Canada and the largest in Quebec, is pleased to announce the commissioning of its second state‑of‑the‑art facility. The COLO-D2 data center, located in the Greater Montreal Area, has 35 MW of available power and…
September 20, 2016 by Stephen Law

I.C.E Datacenter opens facility in Markham

First real alternative to downtown Toronto that offers geographic diversity, dense carrier presence and an enterprise-class ‘green’ datacenter
September 19, 2016 by Stephen Law

Avnet to sell Technology Solutions biz unit to Tech Data

Company will accelerate strategy to bring world-class design chain and supply chain services to high-growth customer markets