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Our Merger with Dupont Fabros Technology: Growth Without Limits

As you may have read, in June we announced the definitive agreement under which DuPont Fabros Technology (DFT) would merge with Digital Realty.  I am pleased to report that our respective… Read more

September 14, 2017  |  Written by William Stein, Chief Executive Officer

Service Exchange Wins TMC’s 2017 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award

Digital Realty is pleased to announce that Service Exchange has been awarded TMC’s 2017 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award. For over 20 years, TMC has been recognizing technology… Read more

September 6, 2017  |  Written by Sam Youn, Sr. Director, Services Innovation Architecture & Engineering

The Role of Hearts and Minds in Digital Transformation

For those businesses still in limbo between legacy systems and next generation IT solutions, digital transformation represents a unique opportunity to start gaining actionable insights and… Read more

September 5, 2017  |  Written by Igor Radovanovic, VP, IT - EMEA

Amsterdam Data Tower Featured in DCD’s Top 10 Beautiful Data Centers

We may be biased, but here at Digital Realty we see data centers as truly beautiful things. Like the first paved highways and bridges, data centers are seemingly unremarkable pieces of infrastructure… Read more

August 31, 2017  |  Written by Elvira van Bruggen, Senior Data Center Manager

How the Pareto Principle Can Help Ease Your Cloud Migration

The Pareto principle is a fascinating idea that can be applied to almost anything in the world of business. Also known as the 80/20 rule, it is the idea that 80% of your results come about as a result… Read more

August 29, 2017  |  Written by Fabienne Adam, Sr. Director of Global Product Management - Interconnection

Social Mobility and the Coming Data Explosion

Snap’s IPO made headlines earlier this year, from Wall Street to Silicon Valley. The instant video messaging and augmented reality app has been touted as the next big thing in social apps and some… Read more

August 9, 2017  |  Written by Michael Peterson, Product Manager, Analytics

Digital Realty’s Singapore Data Centers Recognized by Frost & Sullivan

We are honored that our Singapore data centers have been recognized by research & consulting firm Frost & Sullivan as part of its annual Asia Pacific ICT Awards. It was recently announced that Digital… Read more

August 2, 2017  |  Written by Omer Wilson, Sr. Director, Marketing

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