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Your ExpressRoute to Microsoft Cloud is now at Digital Realty

Looking to build a hybrid or multi-cloud environment with greater privacy, reliability, and security? Consider leveraging Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute through your Digital Realty data center… Read more

January 30, 2018  |  Written by David Robertson, VP, Alliances

Case Study: FIBERTOWN Stays Online Throughout Hurricane Harvey

We’ve all had the experience of viewing the devastation of natural disasters on TV and online. But until it happens to you in real life, you can’t truly conceptualize the impact a natural disaster can… Read more

January 24, 2018  |  Written by Clint Harrington, Sr. Asset Manager

AWS and the Power of Choice

The dust has settled since Amazon Web Services (AWS) wrapped up re:Invent, its annual technology conference, and the cloud market leader is showing no signs of slowing its pace for new product… Read more

January 22, 2018  |  Written by Rick Moore, Service Enablement Director

Don’t Miss Digital Realty at PTC’18!

As the snow turns to brown slush here in NYC, it’s an understatement to say I’m quite excited to escape the below-freezing temperatures, arctic chill, and bomb cyclone snow storms that we’ve been… Read more

January 11, 2018  |  Written by Jessica Smith, Sr. Marketing Manager, Events

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

Dupont Fabros Technologies Sunset: Website and Social Media Now Under Digital Realty

Over the last several months, since announcing our merger with Dupont Fabros Technologies, we’ve been working to create a seamless experience for you. As we integrate the most comprehensive set of… Read more

December 14, 2017  |  Written by Sherri Liebo, SVP, Marketing

Digital Realty & Mitsubishi Corporation Launch Joint Venture, MC Digital Realty

Recently, you may have noticed Digital Realty increasing its penetration into APAC. While the region boasts some of the most connected places in the world and is leading the way on innovative… Read more

December 13, 2017  |  Written by Amandine Wang, VP of Acquisitions APAC

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

Everything is Growing Bigger in Texas

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “everything is bigger in Texas.” In the data center world, that adage is proving itself to be true. Already one of the U.S.’ largest metropolitan areas, Dallas is… Read more

November 29, 2017  |  Written by Lee Coleman, VP, Broker Partners

Meet With Digital Realty at AWS re:Invent 2017!

It’s that time of year again! After the Thanksgiving food coma subsides, we’ll be getting our learning appetites ready for AWS re:Invent on November 27 through December 1, 2017 in Las Vegas.… Read more

November 21, 2017  |  Written by Kristen McAvoy, Marketing Manager

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

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

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

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

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