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Digital Realty Ranks Sixth on 
EPA’s Top 30 Tech & Telecom List of Green Power Users

As more organizations became more concerned about data centers’ power usage and carbon footprint, the green data center market is expected to reach or exceed $55 billion by 2021, growing an overall… Read more

July 20, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability

Chris Sharp, CTO, on Our Customer-Driven Evolution

At Digital Realty, our main motivation has always been, and continues to be, helping our customers meet their evolving business needs. We pride ourselves on continuously innovating to stay at the… Read more

July 11, 2017  |  Written by Chris Hunsaker, Director, Technical Innovation

How Data Collection Brings You Closer to Your Customers

Businesses of all sizes today are turning to data to give them an advantage over their competition. With data centers and much of their architectures becoming increasingly virtualized, it’s becoming… Read more

June 20, 2017  |  Written by Mark Reynolds, VP, Customer Operations

Virtualization and You: The Data Centers of the Future

To say a lot has happened in a short amount of time with regard to the evolution of data centers would be a gross understatement. Both technological innovation and widespread adoption have occurred in… Read more

June 15, 2017  |  Written by Fabienne Adam, Sr. Director of Global Product Management

Data Centers Built for Growth

Our dependence on data and analytics, along with the Internet of Things (IoT), continues to transform the way we live and, in turn, the way we do business. It’s estimated that by 2020 more than 24… Read more

June 13, 2017  |  Written by Dan Papes, SVP, Global Sales and Marketing

AWS Direct Connect Now Available in Digital Realty’s Atlanta Facilities

AWS Direct Connect is now available at Digital Realty’s data center facilities located in downtown Atlanta. Customers who use AWS Direct Connect get a direct, low latency, highly resilient, secure… Read more

June 6, 2017  |  Written by Sean Iraca, VP, Service Enablement

Digital Realty Sponsors Boston Data Center Market Report

Boston has always been known as the capitol of higher education for the U.S. With over 50 colleges and universities in the Boston area, it has traditionally been a hotbed for technology, research,… Read more

May 31, 2017  |  Written by Jeff Tapley, SVP, Global Asset Management

Colo Customers Expected to Demand Green Power Going Forward

Renewable energy is one of the most important trends in the cloud and colocation world today. As data center energy use continues to grow around the world, many data center operators are looking to… Read more

May 22, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability

Digital Realty Achieves ‘Better Buildings Challenge’ Energy Reduction Goal

Better Buildings is a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) initiative designed to improve our lives by driving leadership in energy innovation. By accelerating investment in responsible technologies and… Read more

May 18, 2017  |  Written by John Dumler, Technical Operations Manager, Energy

Krupal Raval talks APAC with Data Economy

Last month, Krupal Raval, Digital Realty CFO for APAC, spoke with Data Economy’s João Marques Lima about the growth of the APAC region and Digital Realty’s current and future plans for expansion into… Read more

May 17, 2017  |  Written by Omer Wilson, Sr. Director, Marketing

The Basics of Data Center Site Selection

How do companies like Digital Realty decide where they are going to build their data center facilities? Space is obviously a consideration, but it’s not the only one. There are a variety of other… Read more

May 16, 2017  |  Written by Lee Coleman, VP, Real Estate

What Makes Atlanta an Important Hub for Data Centers?

Atlanta’s data center market is an emerging hub of connectivity in the American southeast. Because of the unique combination of rising demand and ideal location, Atlanta has seen an explosion of… Read more

May 10, 2017  |  Written by Christy Joo, Product Marketing Manager

Digital Realty Facilities Stay Online During Power Outages In San Francisco & New York

On April 21, 2017, the cities of San Francisco and New York experienced massive power outages that halted morning commutes and disrupted businesses for hours. Both outages were reportedly caused by… Read more

May 4, 2017  |  Written by Joe Sacks, Director, Enterprise Solutions

ITW 2017: Let the Countdown Begin!

There’s something truly remarkable about gathering a group of 6,700+ delegates from 1,980+ companies representing over 140 countries together at one event where we all have the same goal: to make… Read more

May 3, 2017  |  Written by Jessica Smith, Sr. Marketing Manager, Events

The Role of Sustainability in the Data Center Space

As Digital Realty’s head of sustainability programs, I sat down with REIT.com earlier this year at NAREIT’s 2017 Leader in the Light Working Forum in Austin, Texas to discuss sustainability… Read more

April 25, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability