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Broadcom data centre chip business bolsters smartphone revenues

In its latest earnings release, Broadcom Inc. showed strong sales in data centre chips, offsetting a sharp drop in demand for parts from a ‘large North American smartphone customer.’ Broadcom reported revenues of approximately $5.05 billion (approx £3.77 billion) for the quarter ending in July, with a margin of error of plus or minus $75 million… Read More


Anger as Apple pulls plug on Athenry project

Galway residents have lashed out at the Irish government after Apple finally decided to call an end to its Athenry data centre project. The California tech giant first announced that it would be building a large data centre in the Irish town of Athenry, in Galway, in 2015. Since then it has faced setback after… Read More


Tencent constructs bomb-proof data centre in rural China mountain

Shenzhen-based Tencent Holdings, one of the largest technology companies in the world, is building out a data center inside a mountain in rural Guizhou. The new data center will house tens of thousands of servers and provide secure storage for WeChat data, among other Tencent data requirements. Construction on the Guian Seven Stars Data Centre… Read More


Irish data centre market to reach €9 billion by 2021

A new report from Host in Ireland estimates that investment in data centres in Ireland will reach €9 billion (approx. £7.8 billion) by 2021. The Data Centre: Q1 2018 Report, which was released as an update to the 2017 Report released in January, included estimates that approximately €1.1 billion will be invested in data centre construction… Read More


Amazons Irish Project G to go ahead

An objector to data centre plans made by Amazon and Apple has failed to stop the former getting approval for a series of sites in the Dublin suburb of Mulhuddart. Dubbed ‘Project G’, Amazon has made ambitious plans for an €850 million data centre (approx. £743 million) in the north-west of the Irish capital. However,… Read More



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