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Earth Day Spotlight: Our Commitment to Sustainability

As we continue to grow as an organization, sustainability remains an important issue that we are deeply committed to. With Earth Day coming up this Sunday, I wanted to take this opportunity to discuss… Read more

April 20, 2018  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability

3 Ways Businesses Can Stay Ahead of the Technology Curve

The world of technology evolves quickly. For businesses, the speed of innovation is even quicker. Stay static for too long and you’ll find yourself stagnant. Adopt the wrong technology at the wrong… Read more

April 18, 2018  |  Written by Don Schuett, VP, Commercial Management

AT&T Case Study: Helping a leading financial institution re-architect its global network infrastructure

In the wake of several major acquisitions, one of the world’s biggest financial services companies realized the need to modernize and streamline its global network infrastructure. AT&T’s longtime… Read more

April 11, 2018  |  Written by Jennifer Sweeper, Partner Marketing Manager

Digital Realty Delivers 11 Consecutive Years of ‘Five Nines’

I am very proud to announce that Digital Realty has delivered ‘five nines’ of uptime for the 11th straight year, exceeding 99.999% availability throughout 2017. Last year, we faced several challenges… Read more

April 4, 2018  |  Written by Erich Sanchack, EVP, Operations

Interconnectivity Driving Asia Growth

Cloud technologies are transforming how business is being done in Asia Pacific. With organizations across industries turning to cloud to cut costs, streamline operations and enhance services, the… Read more

April 3, 2018  |  Written by Phillip Lay, Director, Business Development

Andy Power Named to San Francisco Business Times’ 40 Under 40 Class of 2018

Congratulations to Digital Realty’s CFO, Andy Power, who was just named to The San Francisco Business Times’ 40 Under 40! As part of this prestigious honor, Andy will be featured in the March issue… Read more

March 29, 2018  |  Written by Digital Realty

Q&A with Instor’s Jim Levin, V.P. of Business Development, Strategy & Marketing

Earlier this year, we kicked off 2018 with our annual Sales Kick Off (SKO) conference in beautiful San Diego. This was an opportunity for us to bring our entire Sales and Marketing organizations… Read more

March 27, 2018  |  Written by Holly Byrnes, Event Coordinator

Meet with Digital Realty at the 2018 Channel Partners Conference & Expo!

Digital Realty is headed to The Channel Partners Conference & Expo on April 17-20, 2018 at The Venetian in Las Vegas! With over 6,000 industry experts in attendance, this is the largest event for the… Read more

March 22, 2018  |  Written by Allen Harmsen, Director, Channel Sales

On Demand Webinar: Colo, Cloud & Connectivity Trends in the Northeast

On Thursday, March 1st, I was honored to have the Founder & Editor of Data Center Frontier, Rich Miller, and the CEO of datacenterHawk, David Liggitt, join me for a live webinar on Colo, Cloud &… Read more

March 8, 2018  |  Written by Martin Triplett, Director, Global Product Management

Physical & Financial Resiliency to Support Your Growth

When we talk about resiliency in the data center business, we’re usually referring to the stability and redundancy of the power supply, temperature control and network connectivity.  In addition… Read more

March 6, 2018  |  Written by Andy Power, Chief Financial Officer

Hostway Chooses Service Exchange to Aid in Global Expansion

Hostway, a leading managed cloud hosting provider and specialist in compliant hybrid cloud hosting solutions, has chosen Digital Realty and its Service Exchange platform to aid in its global… Read more

February 21, 2018  |  Written by Fabienne Adam, Sr. Direction of Global Production Management, Interconnection

Our Advantage During the Polar Vortex

Severe weather has the potential to make a big impact on data centers and their customers by causing downtime and disrupting business. But for many providers, it also changes the dynamic of power… Read more

February 20, 2018  |  Written by Brent Shinall, VP, Supply Chain & Procurement

Upcoming Webinar: Colo, Cloud & Connectivity Trends in the Northeast

On Thursday, March 1st I’ll be moderating a live webinar on Colo, Cloud & Connectivity Trends in the Northeast. I’ll be joined by Rich Miller, Editor in Chief of Data Center Frontier, and David… Read more

February 7, 2018  |  Written by Martin Triplett, Director, Global Product Management

Your ExpressRoute to Microsoft Cloud is now at Digital Realty

Looking to build a hybrid or multi-cloud environment with greater privacy, reliability, and security? Consider leveraging Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute through your Digital Realty data center… Read more

January 30, 2018  |  Written by David Robertson, VP, Alliances

Case Study: FIBERTOWN Stays Online Throughout Hurricane Harvey

We’ve all had the experience of viewing the devastation of natural disasters on TV and online. But until it happens to you in real life, you can’t truly conceptualize the impact a natural disaster can… Read more

January 24, 2018  |  Written by Clint Harrington, Sr. Asset Manager