Tencent recently disclosed in its 4Q16 results that its cloud services revenue more than tripled y/y in 2016.
365 Data Centers has been acquired by 365 Data Centers Holdings, an investment group led by Chirisa Investments in partnership with Lumerity Capital and Longboat Advisors. Financial terms were not disclosed.
UK cloud infrastructure provider Carrenza launched two cloud availability zones in Washington DC and Chicago.
Office 365 is now available in South Korean data centres.
Discovery Communications is consolidating 80% of its back-office support systems, applications and network connectivity and colocating its IT infrastructure in Equinix data centres.