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The Role of Sustainability in the Data Center Space

As Digital Realty’s head of sustainability programs, I sat down with REIT.com earlier this year at NAREIT’s 2017 Leader in the Light Working Forum in Austin, Texas to discuss sustainability… Read more

April 25, 2017  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability

How Long Until the Next Zettabyte?

Last year saw an important milestone in the history of computing. After nearly 40 years of internet traffic flowing to end users and their devices, the total amount of traffic reached the massive,… Read more

April 20, 2017  |  Written by Fabienne Adam, Sr. Director of Global Product Management - Interconnection

Digital Realty’s Service Exchange and “the Age of the Customer”

Digital Realty’s newest offering, Service Exchange, powered by Megaport, represents an exciting milestone for our company.  Service Exchange provides direct, private connections to the cloud, or… Read more

April 19, 2017  |  Written by Mark Vaillancourt, Director, Customer Experience

Digital Realty’s Jack Funchion to Appear at the Sixth Annual Greater New York Data Center Summit

On April 19 from 11:45 am to 12:15 pm, I’ll be taking part in a panel discussion at the upcoming Sixth Annual Greater New York Data Center Summit. The panel is called, “Best Practices for… Read more

April 18, 2017  |  Written by Jack Funchion, Director of Sales, Northeast

Hybrid Cloud Evolves for High Performance

Cloud computing has become essential to running many business critical applications.  Whether it’s internal IT teams seeking rapid deployment of development environments, rapid scaling of… Read more

April 11, 2017  |  Written by Chris Sharp, CTO

Maximize Efficiency in Data Transfer through the Digital Realty Internet Exchange

More than ever, businesses rely on the fast and fluid transfer of data and the ability to retrieve data quickly. However, connecting through private, individual connections can be cumbersome and… Read more

April 6, 2017  |  Written by Damion Lackamp, Director, Network Products

Digital Realty Announces 10 Years of Five Nines

We are happy to announce that Digital Realty data centers have achieved “five nines,” or 99.999% uptime for the 10th consecutive year in 2016.  Recently, we surpassed 1.45 billion operating… Read more

April 5, 2017  |  Written by Danny Lane, SVP, Global Operations

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, Director, Channel Sales

Meet the Digital Realty Team at the INCOMPAS Show in New Orleans!

Taking place this year in New Orleans on April 3-5, The INCOMPAS Show has a new, streamlined flow designed to facilitate meaningful exchanges that lead to business deals and pipeline building. … Read more

March 27, 2017  |  Written by Holly Byrnes, Marketing Specialist, Events

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

One Solution to Future-Proof Your IT Strategy

Our world is becoming increasingly mobile and data driven. Both B2C and B2B business models are challenged  to meet the demands of exponential growth or asked to drive it. Unfortunately, existing… Read more

March 23, 2017  |  Written by Written by Andrew Schaap, Sr. VP of Sales

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