Brexit or no Brexit why don't we have this sort of business coming our way? I wonder if Mrs May might have something to do with it.
Rackspace has chosen Germany as home for its first data centre in mainland Europe. The managed cloud provider, which is to become an AWS and Microsoft Azure support partner, will jointly build and open a centre in Frankfurt next year. Rackspace is the latest to set up shop in Frankfurt, Germany's centre for finance and fifth …
Thursday 24th November 2016 22:47 GMT Anonymous Coward
Re:Why isn't this coming to the uk?
Why don't we get this sort of business coming to the UK? Maybe because Rackspace have had multiple London data centres for 10+ years with the most recent opening in 2013?
A better question is why has it taken so long to expand into the EU - my guess is the likely locations are well served already and with Azure/AWS expansion making life hard for traditional data centre/hosting companies, the investment is hard to justify.