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Amazon Set To Expand €1bn Data Centre Footprint In Ireland

New building has been acquired but no construction plans have been unveiled by AWS.

Amazon’s AWS cloud business is readying to build another data centre in Ireland as demand for cloud services soar.

According to the Irish Independent, Amazon has acquired a site next to its Tallaght campus in South Dublin last year which will be used to host public cloud servers.

The news service reports the company is already in the planning process to build the new data centre at a former Barretts’ warehousing and distribution base.

The plan is to demolish the buildings and build from ground up what will be the fourth data centre by Amazon in Tallaght alone…Read More