QTS is taking its data center management software through the Open Source route. They have published their RESTful API library on Github under the BSD-3 license. The hope is to make the case for an open standard for the industry and enable third parties to embed the visibility and control of the physical data center into software.
Two data centers have changed hands over in the Netherlands. The Datacenter Group has acquired two facilities from NovoServe, further adding to its Dutch colocation footprint and entering Doetinchem and Enschede in the country’s east.