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Evolving Internet Exchange Points

Multiple networks need a physical infrastructure, and intersection, where they can connect and exchange information. It’s called an Internet exchange point (IXP) and it’s a big part of what makes the… Read more

July 6, 2017  |  Written by Digital Realty

Growing the Channel with Service Exchange

You can never get too much of a good thing.  The buzz around Digital Realty’s Service Exchange offering is growing, and for good reason.  Digital Realty’s Service Exchange, powered by… Read more

June 29, 2017  |  Written by Jennifer Sweeper, Partner Marketing Manager

Digital Realty & Megaport on the Road for Summer Cloud Tour 2017

Digital Realty and Megaport are bringing you the next generation of interconnection capabilities. To celebrate this, we are cohosting a Summer Cloud Tour which consists of a series of events across… Read more

June 27, 2017  |  Written by Jessica Smith, Sr. Marketing Manager, Events

Why Are Some Data Center Locations More Desirable Than Others?

With IT services and applications playing an ever-increasing role in the day-to-day operations of every enterprise, data centers are rapidly growing in both number and complexity. If you live in a… Read more

June 22, 2017  |  Written by Digital Realty

Direct Link Colocation Takes Hybrid Cloud Speed & Performance to a New Level

Big Data is simultaneously today’s greatest business asset and its greatest IT headache.  As many companies have learned since the rise of the cloud, simply collecting data isn’t enough to drive… Read more

June 21, 2017  |  Written by David Robertson, VP, Global Alliances

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

Banking’s Fintech Revolution

Financial technologies – fintech for short – have advanced significantly in the past few years. For an insider’s perspective on what is driving the fintech revolution, and what’s driving banks to… Read more

June 19, 2017  |  Written by Digital Realty

Virtualization and You: The Data Centers of the Future

To say a lot has happened in a short amount of time with regard to the evolution of data centers would be a gross understatement. Both technological innovation and widespread adoption have occurred in… Read more

June 15, 2017  |  Written by Fabienne Adam, Sr. Director of Global Product Management

Digital Osaka 1 Comes Online, Expansion on the Horizon

Digital Realty’s global footprint grew again recently. We are pleased to continue the expansion of our presence in Asia with the opening of Digital Osaka 1 in Osaka, Japan. The facility measures over… Read more

June 14, 2017  |  Written by Omer Wilson, Senior Director, Marketing

Data Centers Built for Growth

Our dependence on data and analytics, along with the Internet of Things (IoT), continues to transform the way we live and, in turn, the way we do business. It’s estimated that by 2020 more than 24… Read more

June 13, 2017  |  Written by Dan Papes, SVP, Global Sales and Marketing

AWS Direct Connect Now Available in Digital Realty’s Atlanta Facilities

AWS Direct Connect is now available at Digital Realty’s data center facilities located in downtown Atlanta. Customers who use AWS Direct Connect get a direct, low latency, highly resilient, secure… Read more

June 6, 2017  |  Written by Sean Iraca, VP, Service Enablement

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

From Iconic Building to Wholesale Data Center

Because of a booming financial services industry, a growing population of large technology companies and emerging tech startups, and an ever-increasing need for IT services and capabilities, the… Read more

May 25, 2017  |  Written by Digital Realty

Colo Customers Expected to Demand Green Power Going Forward

Renewable energy is one of the most important trends in the cloud and colocation world today. As data center energy use continues to grow around the world, many data center operators are looking to… Read more

May 22, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability

Digital Realty Achieves ‘Better Buildings Challenge’ Energy Reduction Goal

Better Buildings is a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) initiative designed to improve our lives by driving leadership in energy innovation. By accelerating investment in responsible technologies and… Read more

May 18, 2017  |  Written by John Dumler, Technical Operations Manager, Energy