Last two weeks were full of news and stories about web hosts who announced the completion of their data centers or their plans to build one. Equinix, Ipower, Switch and Data, Peak 10, Liquidweb, IxEurope were among those in web hosting business who released news about building a new data center or an upgrades in their current one.
Web hosting industry is hunting growth since a large investment capital poured into the market. The first and second quarter of 2006 brought up news about acquisitions and mergers. The second one starts with news about building a new web hosting infrastructure and facilities.
The increasing demands of the web site businesses to use more space, bandwidth and to implement new services and solutions requires significant improvements of the web hosting infrastructure. The expectations are that the hosting facilities will continue to expand in the industry.