The Digital Digest
The Digital Digest

The Digital Digest


TIM's CEO tango; Colt's data centre drive; a cable called Medusa; and Host in Ireland's Garry Connolly

In this episode of the Digital Digest, we roundup the biggest stories of the week from hyperscale builds to CEO appointments.

Natalie covers the news AFR-IX is building a new subsea cable system called Medusa for approximately €326 million. Saf brings us the latest on Telecom Italia's CEO appointment saga – as well as updates on the buyout bid –  while Alan cover the news that Colt Data Centre Services has secured 10 new land parcels across major markets.

Joining the conversation this week, Garry Connolly, the president and founder of Host in Ireland, gives us the inside scoop in Ireland's latest power requirements, and the other trends driving the industry on the Emerald Isle.

Season 4, episode 2 is presented by editor Melanie Mingas and features editor-at-large Alan Burkitt-Gray, deputy editor Natalie Bannerman and reporter Saf Malik, and is edited by Richard Cosgrove. 

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