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Keysource extends 15-year partnership with London Borough of Hillingdon

The London Borough of Hillingdon has renewed its managed services contract with global datacentre and critical environment specialist Keysource for a further two years. The contract renewal builds on a successful partnership spanning over 15 years and will see Keysource ...

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JLL appoints industry expert to its data centres team in EMEA

JLL has further bolstered its senior data centres team in the EMEA with the appointment of Mark Heard as Head of Data Centre Projects, EMEA, to lead data centre capital project and development services for clients across the region. In ...

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Data centre cooling infrastructure must be compliant ahead of summer

Data centre operators must ensure cooling infrastructure being repaired or replaced is compliant with regulations if extreme heat reaches similar heights to last year, according to a temperature control specialist, Aggreko. Affecting both the UK and EU, the 2020 F-Gas ...

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Data driven

Mark Scott, Head of Managed Services at Keysource tells Sara Bean why taking an FM approach to managing data centres brought huge benefits to a major city Police Service The COVID -19 crisis has led organisations to look at ways ...

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Senior hires strengthen JLL’s data centres team in EMEA

JLL has created two new strategic roles to reflect the growing demand for data centre services in the region and appointed Mike Harrington as Head of Data Centre Facilities Management, EMEA and Tom Glover as Head of Data Centre Transactions, ...

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Keysource in Leeds City Council win

Data centre and critical environment specialist, Keysource, has been awarded a major cooling upgrade project by Leeds City Council. Under the terms of the deal, Keysource will be responsible for the full mechanical and electrical installation of a replacement data ...

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Powering data

Alex Emms, Operations Director at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, looks at the importance of Power Usage Effectiveness to data centres, and how UPS efficiency can contribute to improving it According to an article published in Science magazine , global data centre ...

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Research highlights resilience risk among European data centres

The resilience of data centres across Europe is at risk as the industry looks towards a permanent renewable energy infrastructure, according to a major new report launched by global temporary power and temperature solutions company, Aggreko. The report – Mission Critical – ...

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With temperatures on the rise data centres must prepare for summer

Data centre operators must prepare their facilities for the warm summer months by implementing the correct level of temperature control and power generation equipment, following confirmation that 2019 was Europe’s hottest ever year on record. As data centres continue to ...

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Two fundamental incentives for using modular UPSs in data centres

As data centres strive for higher availability, they deploy redundancy at all infrastructure levels, from entire installations down to devices within them. Here, Alex Emms, Operations Director at Kohler Uninterruptible Power (KUP), introduces this ubiquitous technique. He then explains how ...

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