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Green Mountain CEO wins Industry Contribution Award
We are proud to announce that Green Mountain CEO, Tor Kristian Gyland, has been honored with the Data Centre Solutions’ “Data Centre Industry Contribution of the year” award. This is an award recognizing an individual who has made a significant contribution to the data center industry in EMEA. Gyland was nominated for his contribution in building and promoting Norway as a data center location.
Green Mountain opens new data center site in the Oslo region
Green Mountain today announces the opening of the first 4MW data center at its new data center campus at Enebakk outside Oslo, the capital of Norway.
Green Mountain åpner nytt datasenter i Enebakk
Green Mountain kunngjør i dag åpningen av det første 4MW datasenteret på sitt nye anlegg i Enebakk utenfor Oslo. Distrikts- og digitaliseringsminister, Linda Hofstad Helleland, foretar den offisielle åpningen.
Green Mountain expands its mountain hall data center in Norway
Green Mountain has designed, constructed, and delivered to client a 2.5 MW mountain hall data center in less than 9 months.
Seabed survey for NO-UK submarine cable completed
The NO-UK submarine cable project, connecting Newcastle to the Norwegian landing point at Green Mountain, has reached a new milestone. Several weeks of seabed survey in the North Sea is now finalized and the project is on track for completion in 2021. This 700 km long subsea fiber cable will significantly increase data capacity between Norway, the UK, and the rest of the world.Yesterday, the vesse
Green Mountain announces first Megaport enabled data center facility in Stavanger
Norwegian colocation services provider Green Mountain announces availability of Megaport, a leading Network as a Service (NaaS) provider. Megaport’s deployment offers Green Mountain’s customers access to over 350 service providers on the Megaport platform including leading cloud service providers such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, Oracle Cloud, and others.
Leadership forum at Datacloud Nordic 2019 -
Leadership forum at Datacloud Nordic 2019 - A discussion about Norway’s advantages in the Nordic DC race. CSO Svein Atle Hagaseth sums up the panel discussion at Datacloud Nordic in copenhagen on December 3rd. Panelist: Xuan jin from Alibaba Cloud, Tor Kristian Gyland from Green Mountain, Petter Tømmerås from Basefarm, Gisle Eckhoff from Digiplex and Peder Nærbø from Bulk Infrastructure.
Subsea Fibre Cable between Norway and UK - Landing at Green Mountain
A fibre consortium consisting of Green Mountain, Lyse, and other partners announced that they will build a new subsea fiber cable connecting Norway to the UK. The cable landing station will be located in Green Mountain’s data center outside Stavanger on the west-coast of Norway. This 700 km long NO-UK cable will be completed in 2021 and strengthen Norway as an attractive data centre location.
Green Mountain on the DCD Awards shortlist 2019
Green Mountain is honoured to be among the finalists on the DCD Awards shortlist in the category Multi Tenant Data Center Design Award 2019. We are shortlisted based on our expansion project at DC2-Telemark, where two new data buildings with a total capacity of 2,75 MW were designed specifically for the Volkswagen Group in order to support their High-Performance Computing operation needs.
Green Mountain selected as Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Partner
Green Mountain, operator of some of the world’s greenest data centers, has announced it has been selected as a Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute partner connecting in Stavanger.
Green Mountain builds new colocation data centre in Oslo region
Green Mountains has acquired a large area close to Oslo with line-of-sight capacity of 40 MW. The official construction of the first 4 MW building starts September 1st, estimated completion in September 2020. A substantial international client has already signed a contract for the entire first data centre building.
Green Mountain bygger nytt datasenter i Oslo-regionen
Green Mountain har anskaffet et stort område i Enebakk nær Oslo for etableringen av sitt tredje datasenter. Offisiell byggestart for den første 4 MW bygningen er 1. september, estimert ferdigstillelse Sept. 2020. Et stort internasjonalt selskap har allerede signert kontrakt for hele det første datasenterbygget.
Volkswagen Group officially opens data centre at Green Mountain’s colocation site in Norway - powered by 100% renewable energy.
• Built in only 6 months and runs entirely on renewable hydroelectric power. High-tech cooling solutions also make it very energy-efficient • The Volkswagen Group will use computing power for the digitalized vehicle development of Volkswagen Cars and AUDI brands • The government’s data center strategy has been an important factor in attracting large-scale international customers to Norway
Offisiell åpningsseremoni hos Green Mountain: Volkswagen Group åpner datasenter på Rjukan
• Regjeringens datasenterstrategi har vært en viktig faktor for å tiltrekke seg store internasjonale kunder til Norge. • Volkswagen Gruppen vil bruke datakraften i senteret til sine utviklingsprosjekter for Volkswagen og Audi passasjerbiler. • Datasenteret ble bygget på kun 6 måneder og er drevet av grønn vannkraft samtidig som moderne kjøleløsninger gjør det meget energieffektivt.
Excellence in Regional Data Centre Award Europe
Green Mountain was announced the winner of the “Excellence in Regional Data Centre Award Europe” during the Datacloud Awards 2019. CEO, Tor Kristian Gyland, accepted the award at the gala dinner at Le Sporting Club in Monte Carlo on June 4th.
Update from the Green Mountain CEO
Green Mountain CEO, Tor Kristian Gyland, gives his thoughts on the recent developments for Green Mountain and the outlook for the rest of 2019.
Green Mountain shortlisted in three categories for DCS Awards 2019
Green Mountain, one of the world’s greenest operators of high security, robust wholesale colocation data centres, has been shortlisted for three awards at the upcoming DCS Awards. The DCS awards are designed to reward the product designers, manufacturers, suppliers and providers operating in data centre arena.
Green Mountain continue to expand at DC2 Telemark – Rjukan
Norway’s market leading data centre provider Green Mountain have seen tremendous growth through 2018, and have now signed an agreement to expand their footprint at DC2 Telemark – Rjukan.
Green Mountain Invests In Schneider Electric Prefabricated Data Centre Modules to Double its Norway Colocation Capacity
Green Mountain’s €31.5M investment will increase data centre capacity by 35MW across two sites in Stavanger and Telemark. Integrated solution includes Schneider Electric Prefabricated Data Centre Power and Cooling modules with LV & MV switchgear. Schneider Electric picked to ensure 6-month deployment deadline is achieved.
BeeBills ascends Green Mountain – The road to a greener invoice system
The world is changing around us. It is now more important than ever for companies to think green. BeeBills strive to be a part of the solution and not the problem and have now moved our servers to Norwegian data centre provider Green Mountain. Built in a former NATO facility in Norway, Green Mountain is a data centre which offers 100% renewable power and free cooling 365 days a year.