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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

Sherri Liebo Appointed SVP of Marketing at Digital Realty

This week, we are thrilled to announce the appointment of Sherri Liebo as Digital Realty’s Senior Vice President of Marketing with responsibility for overseeing all marketing functions globally.… Read more

July 12, 2017  |  Written by Dan Papes, SVP, Global Sales & Marketing

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

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

Digital Realty’s Service Exchange and “the Age of the Customer”

Digital Realty’s newest offering, Service Exchange, powered by Megaport, represents an exciting milestone for our company.  Service Exchange provides direct, private connections to the cloud, or… Read more

April 19, 2017  |  Written by Mark Vaillancourt, Director, Customer Experience

Digital Realty’s Jack Funchion to Appear at the Sixth Annual Greater New York Data Center Summit

On April 19 from 11:45 am to 12:15 pm, I’ll be taking part in a panel discussion at the upcoming Sixth Annual Greater New York Data Center Summit. The panel is called, “Best Practices for… Read more

April 18, 2017  |  Written by Jack Funchion, Director of Sales, Northeast

Digital Realty Announces 10 Years of Five Nines

We are happy to announce that Digital Realty data centers have achieved “five nines,” or 99.999% uptime for the 10th consecutive year in 2016.  Recently, we surpassed 1.45 billion operating… Read more

April 5, 2017  |  Written by Danny Lane, SVP, Global Operations

Meet with Digital Realty at the 2017 Channel Partners Conference!

Are you attending the 2017 Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas the week of April 10th?  If so, we hope to see you there! The Channel Partners Conference & Expo brings together the… Read more

March 29, 2017  |  Written by Allen Harmsen, Director, Channel Sales

Snap’s IPO, the Rise of AR, and Scaling in the Cloud

From Wall Street to Silicon Valley, the IPO of Snap, the parent company of mobile social sharing app Snapchat, is set to make big waves in a variety of industries. A considerable part of that… Read more

March 23, 2017  |  Written by Jean Brierre, Product Manager - Cloud & Network Services

Connected Campuses for Elastic Cloud Computing

Elastic Hybrid Multi-Cloud can deliver High Performance and More. I’m sure you’ve noticed that “elasticity” has become a much talked about concept in cloud computing in the past year. Why? Because if… Read more

March 22, 2017  |  Written by Chris Sharp, CTO

Data Centers: A Subsea Opportunity

Our world is heading for a place of seamless connectivity where our digital technologies will be more capable and powerful than most would have ever thought possible just a few short decades ago. The… Read more

March 21, 2017  |  Written by Don Schuett, VP of Commerical Management

Forrester Launches 10 Cloud Predictions for 2017

Cloud computing has completely changed the IT landscape for businesses of all sizes, and the industry continues to evolve and accelerate at an impressive pace. In its new report, research firm… Read more

March 6, 2017  |  Written by Nadia Tuffaha, Content Marketing Manager

Digital Realty’s Richardson, Texas Data Center Earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Certification

Digital Realty and LinkedIn have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR® certification for the facility occupied by LinkedIn on Digital Realty’s data center campus in… Read more

March 1, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkely - Director of Sustainability

Sustainability Concerns Will Promote Colocation/Cloud Adoption: 2017 Prediction #2

There’s no doubt that sustainability has become a major concern in our world today. As individuals, and as larger groups, we realize that we must take proactive steps to mitigate the negative effects… Read more

January 17, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director of Sustainability

PTC’17 Is Right Around the Corner!

It’s that time of year where some of us are unpacking stored summer clothes and dusting off our sunglasses because the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) annual conference, PTC’17, is… Read more

January 11, 2017  |  Written by Jessica Smith, Sr. Marketing Manager, Events