The Data Centre Industry Must Play a Part in Reaching Ireland’s Energy Goal
As consumers and businesses, the volume of data we use and produce is continuing to grow, so it is not surprising that the number of people using the internet has surged over the past year. The Digital 2019 report by Hootsuite and We Are Social highlighted that more than 1m people came online for the first time every day from January 2018 to January 2019. In Ireland, the number of people using internet banking has more than doubled in the space of 10 years, according to Eurostat figures reported by the Irish Independent.
In this ever-increasing digital world, there is a need for continued data technological advances, which are critical for businesses to succeed and grow. Businesses have to act swiftly to compete, launch new products and reach markets, which has seen a growing demand for connectivity. Connectivity is the lifeblood of the data centre industry and Ireland is one of the best-connected countries worldwide for its availability of infrastructure…Read More