The Swedish investment firm EQT AB has announced that it acquired the US-based colocation company EdgeConneX. EdgeConneX has a global footprint, operating over 40 facilities in 33 markets across North America, Europe and South America and continues to expand after being founded a decade ago. ...
Impressively the Houston data centers weathered Hurricane Harvey and the flooding without a major outage.
Texas Power Grid
The Texas Interconnect, managed by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), provides Houston and the majority of the state of Texas with a reliable energy source that is independent of the Eastern and Western Interconnects. The Texas Interconnect is not affected by any other state’s power decisions.