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QIX launches its core node in Cologix’s Montreal data centre

April 25, 2013

Cologix, a network neutral interconnection and co-location company, announced that the Quebec Internet Exchange (QIX) has deployed its core node in the firm’s data centre facility in Montreal to support its recently launched peering…

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QIX launches its core node in Cologix’s Montreal data centre

April 25, 2013

Cologix, a network neutral interconnection and co-location company, announced that the Quebec Internet Exchange (QIX) has deployed its core node in the firm’s data centre facility in Montreal to support its recently launched peering…

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BLACKIRON Data awarded LEED Silver certification

April 17, 2013

BLACKIRON Data, a subsidiary of Primus Telecommunications Group, Inc., announced this week that its Toronto DC3 data centre has been awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver certification by the Canada Green Building…

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The Siemon Company signs on with the CCCA

February 14, 2013

The Communications Cable and Connectivity Association (CCCA) Board of Directors announced this week that The Siemon Company has become its newest member.

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Cogeco Cable completes bid for PEER 1 Network Enterprises

January 31, 2013

Cogeco Cable Inc.’s recent purchase of Vancouver-based PEER 1 Network Enterprises Inc. has been finalized.

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Getting Even Smarter

January 1, 2013

An integrated structured cabling platform is essential in order to deliver state-of-the-art connectivity in today’s smart buildings. With this approach, cabling can reflect the latest in design principles so that a building is in good…

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IBM launches new skills program

December 13, 2012

Surpassing even the economy and globalization, CEOs now cite technology as the largest catalyst of change in their organizations over the next three to five years. Business analytics, mobile, cloud and social business are poised to lead the…

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Siemon launches new intelligent PDU line

November 29, 2012

Siemon this week introduced a new line of intelligent power distribution units (PDUs), which the company says has the ability to distribute power to critical network equipment while providing real-time monitoring in a data centre settting.

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Group completes acquisition of Q9 Networks

October 17, 2012

An investor group consisting of BCE Inc., Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Teachers’), Providence Equity Partners, and Madison Dearborn Partners LLC today announced the completion of its acquisition of Canadian data centre operator Q9 Networks.

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AT&T, IBM join forces in new cloud computing initiative

October 11, 2012

AT&T Corp. and IBM Corp. this week announced a new “network-enabled” cloud service, which they say uses private networks rather than the public Internet.