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#Data centre

# data-centre - Sunday 14 August, 2022

Amazon secures planning permission for two new data centres in north Dublin
# Clonshaugh
# Clonshaugh

Amazon secures planning permission for two new data centres in north Dublin

Aug 14th 2022, 2:19 PM 47,614 Views 49 Comments

The US multinational has estimated that between 15 and 58 staff will work at the site while up to 400 will be employed during construction.

# data-centre - Wednesday 25 August, 2021

High Court challenge brought against proposed data centre in Co Meath
# Courts
# Courts

High Court challenge brought against proposed data centre in Co Meath

Aug 25th 2021, 6:23 PM 30,176 Views 0 Comments

The proposed centre includes four two storey data storage buildings, offices as well as associated roads and a car park.

# data-centre - Sunday 12 August, 2018

The State wants to build a new data centre - but it's worried about its own planning rules
# Kildare
# Kildare

The State wants to build a new data centre - but it's worried about its own planning rules

Aug 12th 2018, 4:00 PM 21,306 Views 37 Comments

The Office of Public Works said the €30m project would be built on an existing campus in Celbridge.

# data-centre - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Amazon's €1bn 'Project G' for Dublin gets the go-ahead
# Data Centre
# Data Centre

Amazon's €1bn 'Project G' for Dublin gets the go-ahead

Jan 23rd 2018, 7:18 AM 40,248 Views 73 Comments

One of the men who tried to block Apple’s plans for Galway had lodged an objection.

# data-centre - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Amazon's grand plans for its new Dublin data centre could use as much power as a city
# Major Project
# Major Project

Amazon's grand plans for its new Dublin data centre could use as much power as a city

Jan 20th 2018, 6:30 AM 25,660 Views 43 Comments

The US tech giant says it could build up to eight facilities at Mulhuddart.

# data-centre - Thursday 12 October, 2017

The High Court has cleared the way for Apple's €850m Athenry data centre
# Data And Security
# Data And Security

The High Court has cleared the way for Apple's €850m Athenry data centre

Oct 12th 2017, 12:10 PM 19,755 Views 110 Comments

The tech company has faced a near three-year wait for the development.

# data-centre - Sunday 6 November, 2016

"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway
# Feels Of Athenry
# Feels Of Athenry

"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway

Nov 6th 2016, 4:10 PM 29,454 Views 89 Comments

An €850 million data centre is planned for Athenry.

# data-centre - Friday 21 August, 2015

Google begins construction of €150m data centre and brings 400 jobs with it
# Expansion
# Expansion

Google begins construction of €150m data centre and brings 400 jobs with it

Aug 21st 2015, 7:27 AM 19,830 Views 55 Comments

The jobs will be created during the construction of the new two-storey building.

# data-centre - Monday 15 June, 2015

Facebook is going to build a €200 million data centre in Meath
# First Data
# First Data

Facebook is going to build a €200 million data centre in Meath

Jun 15th 2015, 7:39 AM 18,064 Views 37 Comments

It will create hundreds of jobs.

# data-centre - Monday 23 February, 2015

Apple is building an €850 million data centre in Athenry
# Fields Of Athenry
# Fields Of Athenry

Apple is building an €850 million data centre in Athenry

Feb 23rd 2015, 1:58 PM 39,188 Views 136 Comments

The €1.7 billion investment in Europe was announced by the tech giant this morning.

# data-centre - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Want to switch mobile networks? There's a new one on its way
# Investment
# Investment

Want to switch mobile networks? There's a new one on its way

Dec 4th 2014, 11:01 AM 14,415 Views 38 Comments

It’s being set up by Carphone Warehouse, but it won’t be here till July 2015…

# data-centre - Monday 4 November, 2013

Google boss says US data spying "outrageous" and potentially illegal
# Google
# Google

Google boss says US data spying "outrageous" and potentially illegal

Nov 4th 2013, 3:45 PM 5,853 Views 13 Comments

Eric Schmidt was responding to reports that the US government spied on the company’s data centres.

# data-centre - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Video: Have you ever wondered what a Google data centre looks like?
# Big Data
# Big Data

Video: Have you ever wondered what a Google data centre looks like?

Oct 18th 2012, 11:33 AM 9,864 Views 26 Comments

The American corporation has released a video which shows the inside of its data centre in North Carolina. It’s not small.

# data-centre - Friday 27 July, 2012

Twitter explains why the site went down yesterday
# Failwhale
# Failwhale

Twitter explains why the site went down yesterday

Jul 27th 2012, 1:54 PM 6,070 Views 18 Comments

Twitter suffered its second outage in five weeks yesterday, with users unable to access the site for a couple of hours. Did it affect you?

# data-centre - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Microsoft to create 400 construction jobs with new Dublin data centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Microsoft to create 400 construction jobs with new Dublin data centre

Feb 23rd 2012, 1:51 PM 5,382 Views 21 Comments

Microsoft is investing just under €100m in an expansion of its data centre in Clondalkin, with 400 construction jobs for 12 months.

# data-centre - Friday 30 September, 2011

Irish weather brings 230 new jobs with Google data centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Irish weather brings 230 new jobs with Google data centre

Sep 30th 2011, 10:18 AM 2,480 Views 13 Comments

The search giant is to build a new €75m data centre in West Dublin, with 200 employed in construction and 30 full-time jobs.

# data-centre - Thursday 11 August, 2011

ESB denies that lightning caused last weekend's Amazon power cut
# Lights Out
# Lights Out

ESB denies that lightning caused last weekend's Amazon power cut

Aug 11th 2011, 9:57 PM 724 Views 7 Comments

The ESB has said that it was a transformer failure that caused the outage on Sunday. Amazon’s backup generators failed after the power cut.