European Blog

Digital Realty Trust Expands Data Centre Investment with New Land Acquisition near Schiphol Airport

With the signing of documents on Wednesday 23rd November, the municipality of Haarlemmermeer and global data centre provider Digital Realty, officially shook hands on the acquisition of a… Read more

November 25, 2016  |  Written by Dale Green, Marketing Director, EMEA

VR Goes Mainstream

Since the commercial disaster of the video game headsets of the 1990s, virtual reality (VR) has remained on the fringes of consumer technology. Most people’s experience with VR is likely limited to… Read more

November 21, 2016  |  Written by Dale Green, Marketing Director, EMEA

Smart healthcare is a data proposition

Not a week goes by without a breakthrough in healthcare and medicine driven by new technology. Innovations are advancing on a daily basis and many more are waiting to be tested and rolled out. For… Read more

November 10, 2016  |  Written by Dale Green, Marketing Director, Digital Realty

Why device interconnectivity and the data centre are the two most important smart home comforts

By now we’re all accustomed with the concept of the smart home. We’re already seeing the start of this new phenomenon with products such as Nest gaining real traction in the consumer world. Some… Read more

September 28, 2016  |  Written by Dale Green, Marketing Director, EMEA

Where are the women in IT?

Think of a data centre, and you think of cages, racks and servers. Most people don’t immediately match this image with female engineers, security staff or Operations Directors. Current stats put the… Read more

September 8, 2016  |  Written by Jenny Hogan, Operations Director EMEA, Digital Realty

Li-Fi: The new Wi-Fi?

Through the power of LED lighting, it could soon become reality. Light Fidelity (Li-Fi), also known as VLC (Visible Light Communication) is a relatively new way of transmitting data wirelessly.It… Read more

September 2, 2016  |  Written by Dale Green, Marketing Director

Digital Realty Expands European Data Centre Footprint

Eight steps closer to an interconnected worldI am pleased to inform you that Digital Realty has completed the acquisition of eight best-in-class, carrier-neutral data centres in Europe, bringing… Read more

July 14, 2016  |  Written by Digital Realty

Digital Realty: New Opportunities In The Broader Market

Matt Miszewski – ‎SVP of Global Sales and Marketing & Bill Bradley – Senior Vice President of Partners and Alliances at Digital Realty discuss new opportunities in the market, acquiring new… Read more

July 14, 2016  |  Written by Digital Realty

Wearable tech promises to deliver big opportunities for business

Wearable technology has quickly captured the attention of consumers around the world, but it’s also poised to have a big impact on business.Spearheaded by smart watches and activity monitors, the… Read more

May 24, 2016  |  Written by Digital Realty

NaviSite, a Time Warner Cable Company

NaviSite, a Time Warner Cable Company, is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services.As an end-to-end solutions provider, NaviSite… Read more

February 22, 2016  |  Written by Digital Realty

Smart Cities – Data Centre At The Heart

Smart Cities will include many initiatives from driverless cars, trains, automated services, to eco-friendly homes, and city wide energy efficiency. How will this connected environment be pieced… Read more

December 15, 2015  |  Written by Digital Realty

Data Centre Infrastructure and Strategy

How is the advancement of the hybrid, private, and public cloud driving the data centre strategy of the world’s leading companies? Digital Realty VP – Ricky Cooper talks about the advantages of… Read more

December 10, 2015  |  Written by Digital Realty

Today’s Data Centre Choices

With companies being more in tune with spreading their risk by using a multitude of different data centre providers, Digital Realty VP – Ricky Cooper talks about adapting for smaller colocation… Read more

December 8, 2015  |  Written by Digital Realty

What Do Data Centres Mean To The Future?

Advancement in healthcare, driverless cars, and IoT all come back to data centres, but is this just the beginning? Digital Realty VP – Ricky Cooper talks about… Read more

November 30, 2015  |  Written by Digital Realty

The DigitalCentre2020 Vision Of The Future

By the year 2020 there will be 4 billion connected people, 25 million apps, and 50 trillion gigabytes of data. How do data centres play into all of this? From data centre to digital centre, Digital… Read more

November 30, 2015  |  Written by Digital Realty