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The C-Suite Perspective on Data Center Location

In 2016, every company is a technology company. As the volume of data increases and becomes ever more important to the function and even viability of an enterprise, business executives are increasingly tasked with ensuring [...]

Out with the old, in with the new – Google to convert coal-fired power plant to renewable energy data center

What could be more ironic (and symbolic) than a data center powered by renewable energy on the site of a former coal-burning power plant? That's exactly what Google is planning for the Widows Creek power [...]

Data Center M&A Activity for May 2015

Global data center provider, Equinix (NASDAQ:EQIX) has made a takeover bid of $3.5 billion for Telecity Group, a U.K.-based provider of data center services. The bid is the latest in a string of mergers and [...]

Switch to build world’s largest data center near Reno, Nevada

Already known for it's massive data centers, Switch plans to go even bigger - in fact, the biggest when it comes to data centers. The Las Vegas data center developer announced that it will undertake [...]

Department of Defense Data Center Consolidation Now Emphasizes Savings

When the Defense Department first started its data center consolidation push four years ago, the approach was relatively straightforward: First, count the data centers, then close as many as possible. DoD says it is now [...]

Inside 5 of America’s Largest Data Centers

by NowSourcing. In our increasingly connected world of cloud-powered information, it’s easy to forget that there are enormous facilities around the U.S. that store all this data. […]

CBRE Releases Q4 European Data Center MarketView Report

CBRE Research has release its 4th quarter European Data Center MarketView, with market trends, commentary and analysis for key European locations. The report places Amsterdam at the top of data center take-up activity and contains [...]

DuPont Fabros selects new CEO

DuPont Fabros Technology Inc. (NYSE: DFT) today announced the completion of its succession planning with the appointment of Christopher P. Eldredge as President and Chief Executive Officer. Effective Feb. 17, Eldredge will succeed Hossein Fateh, [...]

Data Center Market Maintains Healthy Pace in Third Quarter

According to the latest CBRE report, data center space continues to be snapped up at a healthy pace despite new supply coming to market. The third quarter 2014 CBRE National Data Center Market Update released [...]

Digital Realty Data Centers to Offer Cloud Connectivity through Zayo

Zayo Group, LLC (“Zayo”), an international provider of Bandwidth Infrastructure services, today announced an alliance agreement with Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR) to expand the Digital Realty direct connect cloud offering. Through the agreement, Digital Realty [...]