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Enabling Digital Transformation with Flexibility and Control

It’s nearly impossible to imagine where we would be as a business-driven society without certain inventions like the electric light. Innovations like this fundamentally altered the course of our world… Read more

November 16, 2017  |  Written by Sherri Liebo, SVP, Global Marketing

Majority of Businesses to Increase Reliance on Colocation

A new survey from mission-critical equipment specialist Vertiv shows that a majority of businesses plan to increase their use of colocation services over the next two years. A recent article from… Read more

November 9, 2017  |  Written by Rene Quinones, Product Manager – Colocation Expansion

Hype Train: 5 Popular Myths About AI

Hear that noise? It’s the sound of the Artificial Intelligence hype train thundering down the tracks. While the train may not actually arrive for years to come, that isn’t stopping executives, IT… Read more

October 26, 2017  |  Written by Ben Gonyea, VP, Product Management

Southern Cross’ NEXT Cable to Bring Next-Level Speeds to APAC

In many cases, you have to know where to look, but data centers are the tangible proof of an industry that is in the midst of transforming the way humans work, live, and communicate. Much less visible… Read more

October 25, 2017  |  Written by William Heng, Sales Engineering Director, APAC

Potential vs. Popularity: Which Technologies Will Actually Deliver a Competitive Advantage?

Each year, research firm Gartner releases its Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, which is an exhaustive examination of more than 2,000 technologies and their present and potential impact on… Read more

October 10, 2017  |  Written by Don Schuett, VP, Commercial Management

The Power of Partnership: Reflecting on AT&T’s 2017 TechForum

With industry challenges remaining in the cloud landscape – such as concerns around security, managing costs, and a lack of resources & expertise -- partnerships, like the one between Digital Realty… Read more

October 5, 2017  |  Written by Jennifer Sweeper, Partner Marketing Manager

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