BLACKIRON Data Adds Breakthrough Cooling Technology to New Markham Facility

The modern data centre uses as much electricity as a small town to keep pace with today’s digital explosion. Running and cooling the equipment that stores the zettabytes of information we want available all the time, is both challenging and costly. Knowing that cooling may account for nearly 40 percent of the data centre’s operating […]

TELUS Ramping Up Cloud Computing Services with Quebec Data Centre

TELUS has launched a new $65 million data centre in Rimouski, Quebec to add cloud computing services and boost managed Web hosting solutions for Canadian businesses. An additional $13 million in IT and Web hosting infrastructure in Quebec is forthcoming. TELUS reports that the new facility is more than 80 percent more energy-efficient than traditional […]

Primus Creates BLACKIRON Data Division to Target Cloud Computing Market

BLACKIRON Data, the newly created division of Primus Canada, will exclusively focus on Web hosting, data centre services and cloud computing. Primus is pouncing on the North American cloud computing market growing at 62 percent annually and the managed Web hosting sector advancing steadily at 21 percent. The company has eight data centres across Canada […]