Hamina (Finland)

Type: City
Name: Hamina (Finland)
Country: Finland
Latitude: 60.57
Longitude: 27.209999
population: 21,712
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Data centres are only a slim straw as structures change

The data centre of Yandex, the operator of the largest search engine in Russia, will employ more security personnel than computer engineers – and overall no more than a few dozen people – after its scheduled inauguration in Mäntsälä next year.With the ... [Published Helsinki Times - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Finland set to boom as data storage capital

HELSINKI - With freezing winters where the mercury can sink well below zero and cool summers, Finland will never be a destination of choice for the world's sun-seekers.But its chilly weather has attracted technology giants such as Google and Microsoft ... [Published ENCA - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Methods for spotting alien species in Baltic ports

HELCOM has released a report on alien species transported via ships' ballast water that threaten the sensitive Baltic ecosystem and may also have negative impacts to the economy and human health.The report is the final outcome of HELCOM ALIENS 3 project ... [Published Safety4sea - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Finnish Border Guard gets LNG patrol vessel

The Finnish Border Guard’s new LNG-fuelled offshore patrol vessel Turva has begun service in and around the Gulf of Finland.The LNG used to propel the offshore patrol vessel is supplied by Skangass, a unit of Gasum.The Border Guard’s new offshore patrol ... [Published LNG World News - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Why data centre moves are an opportunity for service providers

Ian Redpath, Principal Analyst, Network Infrastructureian.redpath@ovum.comInternet content providers, stock exchanges, banks, communications service providers (CSPs), and others are investing billions of dollars to build data centre space. The proliferation ... [Published CloudTech - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Cheap power set to attract Asian tech companies to Arctic circle

[STOCKHOLM] Asian technology companies are set to follow Google Inc and Facebook Inc in putting data centres near the Arctic circle to benefit from the lowest power prices in Europe, according to utility Vattenfall AB.Internet services from China, Korea, ... [Published Business Times Singapore - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Google’s Nordic server to get Asia imitators seeking cheap power

A + A - Reset (June 27): Asian technology companies are set to follow Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. in putting data centers near the Arctic circle to benefit from the lowest power prices in Europe, according to utility Vattenfall AB.Internet services ... [Published Malaysia Edge - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Syrian chemicals arrive in Finland

Ekokem, a Finnish hazardous waste management company, will dispose of a few hundred tonnes of chemicals from the chemical weapons programme of Syria as part of an international operation overseen by the United Nations and the Organisation for the Prohibition ... [Published Helsinki Times - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Terntank order two more LNG-powered product tanker

Terntank proclaims its options on two sister ships to the two LNG powered product tankers ordered in the autumn of 2013. The oil company NEOT also confirmed that they are taking in two of these on time charter.Terntank Rederi AS now has four LNG powered ... [Published Bunker Ports News Worldwide - Jun 20 2014]

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"In Finland we are excited that we can finally turn (our) cold climate and uneventful boring society into a competitive advantage" said tech-industry writer Petteri Jaervinen
...of YouTube, Google and Facebook exist in almost all Asian countries where English is not the major language," Mr Almen said in the interview. "With large populations and a strained power situation, these players will start to look for solutions in other places."

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Data centres are only a slim straw as structure... [Published Helsinki Times - 21 hours ago]
Finland cashes in on cold by luring data storag... [Published China Post - Jul 20 2014]
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Methods for spotting alien species in Baltic ports [Published Safety4sea - Jul 16 2014]
Finnish Border Guard gets LNG patrol vessel [Published LNG World News - Jul 01 2014]
Why data centre moves are an opportunity for se... [Published CloudTech - Jun 30 2014]
Cheap power set to attract Asian tech companies... [Published Business Times Singapore - Jun 30 2014]
Google’s Nordic server to get Asia imitators se... [Published Malaysia Edge - Jun 27 2014]
Syrian chemicals arrive in Finland [Published Helsinki Times - Jun 24 2014]
Terntank order two more LNG-powered product tanker [Published Bunker Ports News Worldwide - Jun 20 2014]
Google to finance Swedish wind farm construction [Published Telecompaper - Jan 22 2014]
Google expands data centre in Finland [Published Telecompaper - Nov 05 2013]
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