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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

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?… 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

DLR Named as “Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock”

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. is proud to have been named a Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock by Dividend Channel, a well-respected online investment guide.This means two big things for… Read more

December 21, 2016  |  Written by Andrew Power, Chief Financial Officer

3 Ways Digital Realty Is Taking Steps Towards Sustainability and Being Recognized for It

It’s no myth that data centers are large energy consumers, which is why it is imperative for industry leaders to take steps towards implementing renewable energy practices. At Digital Realty, we are… Read more

December 19, 2016  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director of Sustainability

Watch DLR’s CEO, Bill Stein, on CNBC’s Mad Money

Digital Realty CEO, Bill Stein, appeared on CNBC’s Mad Money program in an interview with host Jim Cramer on Tuesday, December 13th. They discussed what drives the growing demand for data centers, the… Read more

December 15, 2016  |  Written by Roxy Gribben, Sr. Director of Marketing

Service Exchange and the Benefits of a Multi-Cloud Environment

In the virtual blink of an eye, cloud strategies have evolved from enterprises and small businesses simply being in the cloud, to individualized multi-cloud strategies where organizations work with… Read more

December 7, 2016  |  Written by Okey Keke, Sr. Solutions Architect

​Digital Realty IT Predictions for 2017

Digital Realty Predictions for 2017: Cloud Security Will Take the Lead, IoE Will Drive Compute and Storage Needs   We believe that 2017 will see greatly accelerated growth of enterprise… Read more

December 5, 2016  |  Written by Chris Sharp, Chief Technology Officer

Why Everyone Should Know Who FAIR Health Is

FAIR Health is a name in healthcare that many may not have heard yet, but the non-profit company is pouring lots of resources into some of healthcare’s most ubiquitous and frustrating problems, namely… Read more

November 29, 2016  |  Written by Jim Stanley, Sr. Account Executive

Data Center Frontier Profiles Digital Realty's Ashburn Expansion

Ashburn, (Loudoun County) Virginia is frequently referred to as “Data Center Alley.” Soon, it may be need to take on a grander nickname as all of the world’s leading data center providers have a… Read more

November 28, 2016  |  Written by Donough Roche, VP, Sales Engineering