Apple Scraps $1B Data Center Plans In Ireland

Apple scrapped plans for a billion dollar data center in Ireland citing frustration over planning delays. IDA Ireland, the agency responsible for attracting foreign investment, warned of potential global investment fallout as a result. Ireland is home to Apple’s European headquarters, with…

Intel Earnings Beat Driven By Data Center Biz

Intel handily beat earnings expectations for Q1 2018 on the strength of its data center business.  The company is undergoing a transformation that parallels the IT industry at large; its chip business focus is shifting from end user PCs to…