Tag: Tech

What to expect at the antitrust tech hearing

Today marks a significant milestone for Jeff Bezos: it’s the first time he’s testifying before Congress. 

The chief executive of Amazon, alongside his counterparts at Alphabet (GOOG), Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB), faces the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law for a hotly anticipated hearing on antitrust concerns facing each of the big four. His traditionally tight-lipped nature coupled with Amazon’s particularly expansive and multi-dimensional business model have put a bright spotlight on Bezos’ performance. 

Bezos released a written statement Tuesday evening, outlining the purpose of Amazon, which he founded 26 years ago — to

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Digital Realty Banks on Singapore Tech Boom, Powers On New Unit

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. DLR recently “powered on” its third data center — Digital Loyang II (SIN12) — in Singapore. The move comes as part of the company’s expansion strategy to capitalize on the country’s digital economy, rapidly-growing FinTech industry, and aid in the operation of crucial industries.

The new, 50-megawatt SIN12 facility offers a total footprint of 34,000 square meters. It provides scope for global enterprise customers to grow their core digital assets on PlatformDIGITAL™ in the Singapore market. This facility is located neighboring to Digital Loyang I, or SIN11, with diverse high-count fiber routes connecting both data centers.

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