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CenturyLink plans to reduce carbon exhaust by 20% by 2024

CenturyLink has set some ambitious goals to cut its carbon footprint with a target to reduce its direct (exhaust) by 20 percent by 2024 and indirect (electricity) by terabyte of throughput by 25 percent by the year 2024.

Equinix lights fifth Dallas data center, supports Platform Equinix demand

Equinix has laid another brick in its growing home U.S. market by opening its fifth operational International Business Exchange (IBX) facility in Dallas, one of its fastest growing markets.

Arista Networks files IPO papers, hopes to raise $200M

Arista Networks, an emerging switching vendor focused on large data center and computing environment opportunities, filed papers to conduct an initial public offering to raise up to $200 million, reports  Reuters.

CenturyLink to enhance its data center reach in eight markets

CenturyLink will enhance its global data center presence in eight markets this year in response to the growing demand for cloud, colocation and managed services.

Zayo acquires CoreXchange, bolsters Texas data center footprint

Zayo has added another piece to its growing colocation business zColo by reaching a deal to acquire Dallas-based data center provider CoreXchange for an undisclosed sum.

SaskTel to invest $55M on residential, business fiber-based broadband networks

SaskTel is doubling down on fiber-based broadband, announcing plans to invest $55 million on its fiber to the premises (FTTP) consumer and fiber to the business (FTTB) program.

Bell Aliant plans Saint John, New Brunswick data center, targets new colocation opportunities

Bell Aliant is enhancing its data center capacity for existing and new business customers, announcing that it will build a $23 million new facility in Saint John, New Brunswick.

Network infrastructure 2014 market outlook: opportunities and threats

Changes in network usage and technology are creating opportunities and threats for network infrastructure vendors, including carrier routing and switching and optical transport systems vendors.

Masergy enhances cloud reach via Amazon Direct Connect partnership

Masergy is giving its North American customers another option to get to the cloud by offering access to Amazon's Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect.

Cologix snaps up DataCenter.BZ, establishes Ohio data center foothold

Cologix is establishing a presence in Ohio's data center market, announcing that it has closed a deal to acquire DataCenter.BZ in Columbus, Ohio.