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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

Digital Realty Announces Expansion of Atlanta Connected Campus

Digital Realty is pleased to announce a significant expansion to its Connected Campus in Atlanta. Our new facility is located at 250 Williams Street and comprises approximately 18,000 square feet of… Read more

March 16, 2017  |  Written by Christy Joo, Product Marketing Manager

HudsonAlpha Advances Innovations in Genomic Technology

We previously shared a video about the great work HudsonAlpha is doing in the field of genomics. You can now read more about how their research is progressing the quality of life in our HudsonAlpha… Read more

March 9, 2017  |  Written by Nadia Tuffaha, Content Marketing Manager

Now On-Demand: Top Colo Trends in 2017 Webinar

We've all seen shifts in the colocation landscape over the last year. So what does 2017 have in store? TeleGeography Director of Colocation Research Jon Hjembo, Digital Realty Director of Product… Read more

March 7, 2017  |  Written by Ben Gonyea, , Vice President, Product 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

How to Succeed in an "XaaS" World

Is your organization cloud ready? If you’re like most IT professionals, the answer is a unique and perhaps somewhat awkward mix of confidence and uncertainty. Cloud? Of course! But… That… Read more

February 28, 2017  |  Written by Don Schuett, VP of Commerical Management

What Can We Expect from Colocation in 2017?

There’s never been a better time to take advantage of colocation services, with more flexible and unique options available to you than ever before. At the same time, it can be overwhelming to stay… Read more

February 22, 2017  |  Written by Scott Sherwood, Director, Product Marketing

Service Exchange Delivers Precious Business Commodity: Connectivity

If you had a particularly hectic end to 2016, you may have missed Digital Realty’s big announcement. We are talking about our newest offering, Service Exchange. Service Exchange is a… Read more

February 2, 2017  |  Written by Fabienne Adam, Director of Cloud and Connectivity

Mobility Will Drive Further SaaS Adoption and Shadow Cloud Deployments: 2017 Prediction #5

For IT departments, 2016 was another year of remarkable achievements and fast-paced developments. Today, we will conclude our series of blog posts detailing Digital Realty’s IT predictions for 2017.… Read more

January 30, 2017  |  Written by Chris Hunsaker, Director of Technical Innovation

Managed Services to Lean More on the Cloud: 2017 Prediction #4

Recently, we’ve been going a bit more in depth on each of our IT predictions for 2017. So far we’ve discussed cloud security, sustainability, and the Internet of Everything. Today, we’ll move on to… Read more

January 24, 2017  |  Written by Okey Keke, Sr. Solutions Architect

Internet of Everything Will Drive Compute and Storage Needs Up and Away: 2017 Prediction #3

2016 was a year of massive change for many IT departments, and at Digital Realty, we couldn’t be more excited for the changes that will continue to unfold this year. If you hadn’t noticed lately, we… Read more

January 19, 2017  |  Written by Don Schuett, VP of Commerical Management

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