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Alberto Ravagni appointed CEO of Net Zero Innovation Hub
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microsoft
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power / energy
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schneider electric
Alberto Ravagni, known for his clean energy expertise, is appointed CEO of the Net Zero Innovation Hub for European Data Centers, aimed at decarbonising data centres.
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Three trends in mobile access that are driving CRE evolution
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blockchain
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cryptocurrency
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digital wallets
Safeguarding business interests, sustainability and creating cutting-edge experiences are three mobile access trends revolutionising the commercial real estate sector.
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Streamlining carbon measurement for SMEs: The case for using spend-based data
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sustainable it
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gen z
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carbon footprint
Spend-based data offers a quick, cost-effective route for SMEs to measure carbon emissions, aiding green-business goals and meeting increasing demands for sustainability.
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Why comprehensive observability reduces cloud waste & minimises IT spending
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cloud services
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it spending
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gartner
Amid complexities in cloud adoption, comprehensive observability emerges as a key tool for businesses to manage cloud waste, optimise costs, and streamline their IT spending.
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How clever UX design can encourage more effective climate action
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carbon footprint
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misinformation
Fintech company, Cogo, uses innovative UX design to increase climate literacy, promoting sustainable habits and effective climate action, study reveals.
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Cubbit unveils DS3 Composer for resilient cloud storage
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storage
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data centre operators
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cybersecurity
Cubbit unveils DS3 Composer, a hyper-resilient, S3-compatible platform allowing businesses to establish sovereign cloud storage.
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Workplace communications: The role of AI and audio-visual solutions
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voip
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contact centre
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it training
AI and audio-visual technology are revolutionising workplace communications and increasing sustainability, set to automate 40% of the working day.
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Griffin secures $24m funding to launch as full bank in UK
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fintech
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banking
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carbon footprint
UK fintech firm Griffin successfully secures $24m funding and green light from PRA and FCA, becoming a fully operational bank.
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Rockwell Automation expands CUBIC product line across Asia Pacific
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digital transformation
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power / energy
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renewable energy
Rockwell Automation boosts the digital transformation of the Asia Pacific manufacturing industry, expanding its CUBIC product line, designed to optimise power management for safer, more sustainable operations.
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Exclusive: Nutanix enters an exciting phase as enterprise transformations accelerate
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cloud services
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colocation
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public cloud
Nutanix SVP Sammy Zoghlami reveals the firm's key role in transforming the cloud computing and HCI sectors with agile and inventive data management across various platforms.
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T4 Group acquires East Tamaki Data Centre assets from Kyndryl
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cloud services
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dr
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it infrastructure
In an eco-conscious move, T4 Group acquires East Tamaki Data Centre's assets from Kyndryl, reinforcing its commitment to resilient, secure, and sustainable data centre infrastructure in New Zealand.
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Dynatrace appoints James McCready as Vice President of Asia Pacific, Japan
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cloud services
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digital transformation
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martech
James McCready, having held impressive roles in high-profile tech firms, takes up the mantle as Dynatrace's VP of Asia Pacific and Japan, tasked with driving growth and producing innovative solutions.
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CAST donates revenue portion to Clean Air Task Force for sustainability efforts
Fri, 1st Mar 2024
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climate change
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carbon footprint
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sustainability
In a boost for green tech, software company CAST donates to Clean Air Task Force as part of their sustainability pledge to divert 10% of their Green Software Insights revenue towards eco-focused charities.
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GDS signs 21-year renewable energy agreement in Malaysia
Fri, 1st Mar 2024
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power / energy
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carbon footprint
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malaysia
GDS, a leading data centre developer, signs a 21-year renewable energy agreement with Cenergi SEA Berhad, making it one of the first green power offtakers in Malaysia.
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AQ Compute's AI-ready data centre launches in Norway
Thu, 29th Feb 2024
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iaas
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power / energy
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carbon footprint
AQ Compute's first AI-ready colocation data centre is now operational in Hnefoss, Norway, driving decarbonisation in the IT sector.
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Opportunities to improve travel and expense processes for enhanced business operations
Wed, 28th Feb 2024
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bi
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big data
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data analytics
Amid complex challenges, AI and ethical travel policies present key improvements for Australian and New Zealand firms' management of travel and expense processes.
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Greenhushing: A ‘how to’ for businesses to get their confidence back
Wed, 28th Feb 2024
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leadership
Greenhushing is a significant threat to climate progress, and it's time for businesses to proudly communicate their legitimate efforts.
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Global Switch gets go-ahead for London Docklands data centre expansion
Mon, 26th Feb 2024
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managed services
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hyperscale
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partner programmes
Global Switch's newest data centre, 'London South', will expand its London operation to one of Europe's largest purpose-built data centres, offering 40MW of IT capacity and innovative energy-efficient solutions.
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Telr collaborates with Fils for greener payment infrastructures
Wed, 21st Feb 2024
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commerce systems
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martech
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payment gateways
Digital payment giant Telr collaborates with climate fintech Fils in a strategic effort to reduce emissions within payment infrastructures, bolstering UAE's Net Zero by 2050 strategy.
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ThingsAt first in Australia to earn HP Amplify Impact 3-Star status
Wed, 21st Feb 2024
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dei
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recycling
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hp
Device management provider ThingsAt is the first Australian partner to achieve the 2024 HP Amplify Impact 3-Star status, reflecting its commitment to sustainability, diversity, and social responsibility.
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Dynatrace partners with Lloyds to assess IT's carbon footprint
Mon, 5th Feb 2024
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power / energy
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dynatrace
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carbon footprint
Dynatrace collaborates with Lloyds Banking Group to optimise the carbon impact of Lloyds' IT ecosystem, targeting sustainability goals through innovative app development.
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Why sustainability will make hybrid multicloud a business imperative
Fri, 2nd Feb 2024
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sustainable it
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hybrid cloud
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edge data centre
With impending sustainability legislation and the rise of competition in the cloud computing market, hybrid multicloud solutions offer energy efficiency, resource sharing, and reduced risk, underpinning the business imperative for sustainability.
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Lloyds Banking Group leverages Dynatrace app to reduce IT carbon footprint
Thu, 1st Feb 2024
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dynatrace
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sustainability
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carbon footprint
Lloyds Banking Group teams up with Dynatrace, using its Carbon Impact app to efficiently measure and cut down their IT operations' carbon emissions, targeting a minimum 75% reduction in direct emissions.
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Fujitsu partners with Origin for EV trial in Australia
Tue, 30th Jan 2024
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cartech
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cios
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forrester research
Fujitsu launches EV trial with Australian energy firm Origin, a key move in realising its goal for a 100% zero emissions vehicle operational fleet by 2030.