Go North: Datacloud Nordic Interview Series

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Martin Kipping, Rittal GmbH & Co. KG

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

The Nordic Region is still very attractive to Hyperscale and Cloud customers but also to Colo and Enterprise.

We know that the most important site selection...

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Gisle M. Eckhoff, CEO of DigiPlex.

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

Currently, we are in a ‘cloud-first’ phase where businesses are moving everything that can be moved to the cloud. However, even in a cloud-first environment, some key...

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Benedicte Fasmer Waaler, Invest in Norway

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

The Nordics are popular, with a lot of momentum and huge investments in data centers and in digital infrastructure.

I think one of the main challenges for the...

For this edition Datacloud spoke to Erik Rylander Head of Open District Heating and Stockholm Data Parks at Stockholm Exergi

1. Datacloud: What do you see as the future drivers for the industry?

Three trends drive the entire industry: (i) the digitization of society, including everything from streaming video to AI and IoT; (ii) the general trend of “everything as...

For this edition Datacloud spoke to Staffan Reveman, Advisor for Business Sweden in Germany

1. Datacloud: What do you see as the future drivers for the industry?

Cloud and Edge Computing

2. Datacloud: What regions within the Nordics do you see as primed for IT asset expansion?

Where we have access to hydro power and possibilities...

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Agneta Evers, Hanko Data Parks

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

Cleantech is definitely the trend. Due to the climate in the Nordics we can offer free cooling throughout the year, we have solutions for reuse of excess heat and availability of...

For this edition Datacloud spoke to Craig Doyle, CommScope

1. Datacloud: What do you see as the future drivers for the industry?

We are seeing three drivers in the data centre: the ongoing need for higher speed interfaces as bandwidth requirements grow; the move to edge data centres to ensure latency requirements can be met, and (3) the move to hybrid data...

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Kim Schultz, Special Advisor, Invest in Denmark.

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

The Nordic have really gained a lot of attention from the hyperscale data centre operators - especially during the last 5-6 years. We have seen Apple, AWS,...

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Jesper Kjærgaard, Aabenraa Kommune

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

In Aabenraa, as in the other Nordic countries, we have seen the first wave of hyperscalers who are attracted by the connectivity, sustainable energy supply and ease of doing...

For this edition of the Datacloud Nordic Interview Series, we spoke to Paul Long @ Aggreko

1. What are the current trends and challenges for data centres in the Nordic region?

Meeting the continued demand for data storage, connectivity and security requires many partners during, plan, design, build and operational cycles of a data centre. Working with the best...

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