Amsterdam region proposes new strategy for data centres

Thursday 15 July 2021 | 18:19 CET | News
The Province of North Holland plans to impose requirements on companies that want to build a data centre in the area. New data centres will only be allowed at specific business parks in Amsterdam, Haarlemmermeer, Diemen and Hollands Kroon, according to the draft data centre strategy.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Fixed / IT
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


North Holland allows Microsoft data centre to go ahead

Published 17 Sep 2021 09:30 CET | Netherlands
Microsoft can go ahead with construction of a new data centre in Middenmeer, Netherlands, according to public broadcaster NOS. ...

Provincie Noord-Holland komt met strategie voor bouw datacenters

Published 15 Jul 2021 11:00 CET | Netherlands
De Provincie Noord-Holland gaat eisen stellen aan bedrijven die een datacenter willen bouwen. Alleen op specifieke ...

AMS-IX expands to Rotterdam, The Hague metro region

Published 13 Jul 2021 11:02 CET | Netherlands
AMS-IX is expanding beyond the Amsterdam region for the first time, to the Smartdc data centre in Rotterdam and Greenhouse ...

Cellnex opens data centre in Roermond

Published 28 Jun 2021 09:35 CET | Netherlands
Cellnex is opening a new data centre in the Netherlands, operated by Toren7 at the telecom tower in Roermond. This takes it to a ...

Deutsche Telekom opens new twin data centre for public cloud in Amsterdam

Published 11 Jun 2021 16:14 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom said it has opened a twin data centre in Amsterdam to expand the capacity of its public cloud. The site is ...

Dutch Province of Flevoland temporarily stops permits for new data centres

Published 11 Jun 2021 16:00 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch Province of Flevoland will for a time not issue permits for the construction of data centres, Binnenlands Bestuur ...

Microsoft gets environmental permit for new data centre in Middenmeer

Published 13 Jan 2021 11:16 CET | Netherlands
Microsoft has received an environmental permit from the municipality of Hollands Kroon for the construction of a data centre on ...

Google opens second data centre in Netherlands

Published 08 Dec 2020 12:31 CET | Netherlands
Google has opened its data centre in Middenmeer, in the Dutch municipality of Hollands Kroon. This is its second data centre in ...

Amsterdam to allow new data centres, under strict conditions

Published 02 Jul 2020 13:40 CET | Netherlands
The municipality of Amsterdam has decided that new data centres may be welcome, but on a limited scale and under strict ...

Haarlemmermeer proposes new data centre policy

Published 12 Jun 2020 10:15 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch municipality of Haarlemmermeer announced it's ready to allow data centres in the area again. The city government ...