Services will be provided at the Hut 8 flagship Kelowna data center in five years
TORONTO, June 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ – Hut 8 Mining Corp. (Nasdaq: HUT) (TSX: HUT) (“Hut 8” or the “Company”), an innovation-focused, high-performance computing infrastructure provider, has signed an agreement with Interior Health , trusted health care authority providing public health, hospital care, long-term care, primary and community-based health care services to people throughout the South British Columbiato support their operations by providing safe, secure and reliable colocation services from the company’s flagship Kelowna data centers until 2028.
“We have invested in our high-performance computing business, as well as our customers, and are proud to further expand our services into healthcare,” he said. Josh RaynerVP of High Performance Computing at Hut 8. “We are honored to be selected as Interior Health’s trusted provider of high performance computing infrastructure.”
With five data centers located in BC and OntarioHut 8 provides colocation, public and private cloud, and managed services to government, private sector, and non-profit organizations across a variety of industries including finance, gaming, technology, artificial intelligence, and more.
“We look forward to partnering with Hut 8 as our newest hosting facility and infrastructure provider,” he said Mark Braidwood, executive director of technology at Interior Health. “In an increasingly interconnected world, businesses require more reliable, secure and scalable hosting options to ensure optimal performance and uninterrupted operations.”
About the hut 8
Hut 8 is one of of North America largest innovation-focused digital asset miners led by team of tech-builders optimistic bitcoins, blockchain, Web 3.0 and bridging the nascent and traditional high-performance computing worlds. With two operational digital asset mining sites located in Southern AlbertaHut 8 has one of the highest capacity rates in the industry and one of the highest self-mined inventories bitcoins of any digital asset miner or publicly traded company globally. With more than 36,000 square feet of geo-diverse data center space and cloud capacity connected to electricity grids powered by significant renewable and predominantly emission-free sources, Hut 8 is revolutionizing conventional resources to create the first hybrid data center model that serves both the traditional high performance computing (Web 2.0) and the nascent fields of digital asset computing, blockchain gaming and Web 3.0. Hut 8 was the first Canadian digital asset miner to list on the Nasdaq Global Select Market. Through innovation, imagination and passion, Hut 8 is helping define the digital asset revolution to create value and positive impacts for its shareholders and generations to come.
About inner health
For more than 20 years, Interior Health has provided a range of integrated health services to more than 843,000 people living in the southern interior of British Columbia. Interior Health programs and services span the continuum of care, including public health, community health services, hospital care, and long-term care. Interior Health is committed to working together for the health and well-being of all, inspired by innovation and partnership. By partnering with the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Mental Health and Addiction, as well as health organisations, communities and leaders, we deliver services and solutions that make a positive difference to the lives of everyone in the region across the 215,000 square kilometers located across the territories ancestral, unceded, and traditional tribes of the seven First Nations of the Interior Region: Dkelh Den, St’t’imc, Syilx, Tilhqot’in, Ktunaxa, Secwpemc, and Nlaka’pamux. Interior Health also recognizes Mtis Nation BC, the 15 Chartered Mtis communities within Interior and the continued connection to this land.
SOURCE Shack 8 Mining Corp
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