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First in the series of EMEA City Breakfast Briefings a success

The first in a series of EMEA Breakfast Briefings was hosted on a beautifully sunny day in London on Tuesday 26 June. Co-hosted by Andy Power, CFO, and Rob Coupland, MD EMEA, at a stunning location… Read more

July 19, 2018  |  Written by Amanda Sehmar, Marketing Manager

Why Interconnection is Critical for Emerging Technologies

In just about every industry and location, enterprise leaders are excited by the prospect of emerging technologies like AI, VR/AR, and IoT. But enabling these technologies and putting them to their… Read more

July 2, 2018  |  Written by Martin Triplett, Senior Director, Product Management

On-Demand Webinar: AI and the Second Wave of the Cloud

At the end of May, our CTO, Chris Sharp, was joined by Forrester’s Principal Analyst, Andre Kindness, to discuss the impact Artificial Intelligence (AI) will have on the data center industry and other… Read more

June 29, 2018  |  Written by Nadia Tuffaha, Sr. Content Marketing Manager

Digital Realty Earns 2018 Green Lease Leader Recognition

We are honored to have recently been named a 2018 Green Lease Leader by the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Buildings Alliance. The award,… Read more

June 28, 2018  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Senior Director, Sustainability

Digital Realty Expands Cloud Offerings with Oracle FastConnect in London

A multi-cloud environment is becoming the norm for businesses and as they make the shift to cloud, there are many pros, cons, cloud providers and technologies they’ll be weighing up. Choice is… Read more

June 20, 2018  |  Written by Rob Coupland, Managing Director, EMEA

Digital Realty’s San Francisco Facility Now Runs on Green Power

We are proud and excited to share the news that Digital Realty’s largest data center in San Francisco, a 227,000 square-foot, 8.6MW facility at 365 Main Street, now runs on green power supplied by the… Read more

June 14, 2018  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Senior Director, Sustainability

Introducing Our Newest Toronto Data Center: TOR1

We’re transforming the former Toronto Star printing plant into TOR1, our state-of-the-art wholesale data center which will be one of the largest in Canada. For over 25 years, the building was the… Read more

May 22, 2018  |  Written by Jeff Tapley, SVP, Asset Management

Digital Realty Managing Director Talks Europe with Data Economy

At the end of last year, Digital Realty’s EMEA Managing Director Rob Coupland sat down with Data Economy’s João Marques Lima to discuss some of the major topics for businesses in Europe, including… Read more

May 10, 2018  |  Written by Sue Jones, VP, Marketing

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

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

Trends for 2018: Enterprises Ditch On-Premise Data Centers

In the data center industry, change is the rule. If anything is certain, it’s that 2018 will bring more data from more sources and that deluge of data will precipitate more changes in the way… Read more

January 9, 2018  |  Written by Vinay Nagpal, VP, Product Management

Silicon Valley Connected Campus Set for Expansion

As you may have heard, Digital Realty is set to expand its Connected Campus in Silicon Valley. In addition to our existing Santa Clara facilities, this new data center - located at 3205 Alfred Street… Read more

November 30, 2017  |  Written by Jessica Smith

5 Things Data Centers Need In Order to Support More Data

Connected consumer devices. Connected industrial systems. Whether it’s coming from a factory in South Carolina, a fitness tracker in California, or somewhere in between, the amount of connected… Read more

November 20, 2017  |  Written by Vinay Nagpal, VP, Product Management

What Is Hyperscale?

What is “hyperscale?” The word itself is a pretty good indicator. The prefix “hyper” means over or excessive. The word scale refers to size or extent. So companies now being called “hyperscalers” are… Read more

November 15, 2017  |  Written by Jeff Borker, Sr. Product Manager, Scale

Ashburn Expansion Taking Shape

The Silicon Valley of the East. Data Center Alley. Whatever name you like to use, Northern Virginia’s Loudoun County has become known as one of the most connected regions in the world. With more than… Read more

November 7, 2017  |  Written by Jon Litvany, Sales Director