Laurel Bowden of VC firm 83North on the European deep tech and startup ecosystems

London and Tel Aviv based VC firm 83North has closed out its fifth fund at $300 million, as we reported earlier. It last raised a $250 million fund in 2017 and expects to continue the same investment mix, while tracking developments in emerging areas like healthcare AI and autonomous vehicles. In a conversation with general […]

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Ford unveils lineup for Europe to outpace gas and diesel vehicle sales by 2022

Ford unveiled a range of hybrid vehicles Tuesday at the Frankfurt Motor Show as part of its plan to reach sales of 1 million electrified vehicles in Europe by the end of 2022. Ford introduced hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions of the Mondeo wagon, Puma compact crossover, Kuga (shown below) and Explorer SUVs as well as […]

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Let’s look inside Volkswagen’s new ID.3 electric hatchback

The Volkswagen ID.3 that debuted ahead of the IAA International Motor Show in Frankfurt looks like a compact hatchback. And it is. But inside customers might feel like they’re sitting in a bigger car, thanks to how engineers and designers took advantage of the electric architecture. Without having to contend with an internal combustion engine, […]

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DigitalOcean launches managed MySQL and Redis database services

Half a year after launching its managed PostgreSQL service, upstart hosting and cloud services platform DigitalOcean today announced the launch of its managed MySQL and Redis database offerings, too. Like most of the company’s latest releases, this move exemplifies DigitalOcean’s ambition to move beyond its discount hosting roots and to become a more fully-fledged cloud […]

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e-shelter Opens New 24,000 SQM Data Center Campus in Frankfurt

NTT Communications has announced the completion of phase 1 of its 4th data center in Frankfurt through e-shelter, a subsidiary of NTT Com and one of the leading data center providers in Europe. Frankfurt 4 is the 12th operational data center location i…

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CyrusOne Breaks Ground on Third Data Center in Frankfurt, Germany

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CyrusOne has broken ground on the first phase of its newest data center location in Frankfurt, Germany. The facility is CyrusOne’s 3d in the Sossenheim district of the city, offering CSPs, SIs and multinational corporations “customized, secured and resilient” data center solutions within a key business hub.

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US-based Hivelocity Expands Presence Into Europe, Now Offers Bare Metal Servers in Frankfurt

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Hivelocity has announced the availability of its bare-metal “edge compute” dedicated servers in Frankfurt, Germany. Hivelocity’s new data center presence in Frankfurt joins US locations in Dallas, New York City, Los Angeles, Tampa, Miami, Atlanta and Seattle. Frankfurt is the first in a line of several new European and APAC markets for Hivelocity.

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Leaseweb Deploys 400 New Dedicated Servers to Support Video Game Developer Crytek

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Global cloud hosting and dedicated server provider Leaseweb will deploy 400 extra ‘high-performance’ dedicated servers for its customer Crytek. Leaseweb has been providing customized dedicated servers at various global data center locations to Crytek since 2015.

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European Colocation Provider maincubes Achieves ‘DE-CIX Enabled Site’ Status

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maincubes, an expanding European data center operator with currently two facilities – located in Frankfurt, Germany and Amsterdam Schiphol-Rijk, the Netherlands respectively, has achieved the DE-CIX Enabled Site status.

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European Colocation Provider maincubes Achieves ‘DE-CIX Enabled Site’ Status

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maincubes, an expanding European data center operator with currently two facilities – located in Frankfurt, Germany and Amsterdam Schiphol-Rijk, the Netherlands respectively, has achieved the DE-CIX Enabled Site status.

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