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3 Ways Digital Realty Is Taking Steps Towards Sustainability and Being Recognized for It

It’s no myth that data centers are large energy consumers, which is why it is imperative for industry leaders to take steps towards implementing renewable energy practices. At Digital Realty, we are… Read more

December 19, 2016  |  Written by Aaron Binkley, Director of Sustainability

Webinar: Maintaining Organizational Trust in Your IT: Is Your Data Ready for a Disaster?

Is your organization’s IT infrastructure prepared for a disaster? From natural catastrophes like earthquakes and floods to a spectrum of human errors and external threats, disaster can strike an… Read more

August 24, 2016  |  Written by Don Schuett, VP of Commercial Management

How Data Breaches Impact Customer Loyalty

Most people know that data breaches can be costly, but a new report suggests that letting sensitive customer data get into the wrong hands may have longer-lasting effects than previously thought.… Read more

July 14, 2016  |  Written by Mitch Fonseca, Director - Product Management, Colocation

Telx’s MarketplacePORTAL, Explained in Less Than 90 Seconds

What is the Telx MarketplacePORTAL?Part of the Telx Marketplace, MarketplacePORTAL is Telx's award winning site that combines tools for driving new business and monitoring operations in a… Read more

January 26, 2016  |  Written by Josh Neuroth, Product Manager, MarketplacePORTAL

How Prepared Are You for a Disaster Near Your Data Center?

In trying to imagine a worst-case scenario for potential disaster in the data center, you’d have a hard time picking an event more frightening than Hurricane Sandy in 2012.On October 29,… Read more

September 2, 2015  |  Written by Mitch Fonseca, Director - Product Management, Colocation

Clouds Enforcing the Law: CJIS Case Study

“You need to understand that we’re hosting law enforcement mission-critical 911 operations out of Telx data centers. If it’s good enough for when you’re dialing 911, it’s going to be good… Read more

August 5, 2015  |  Written by Joseph Sacks, Director, Sales - Western Region

“Cyber Security: The Risks, Threats & The Future,” from Telx MarketplaceLIVE is now on video!

Cyber Security: The Risks, Threats & the Future - Telx MarketplaceLIVE from Telx on VimeoOnline fraud and cybercrime is wreaking havoc. From hackers breaching major corporations… Read more

July 16, 2015  |  Written by Andrew Baird, Sr. Director of Marketing & Communications

Physical Security In the Data Center: Back On the Radar

In a recent report titled “Global Data Center Physical Security Market 2015-2019,” London-based technology market research firm Technavio outlines a bright future for the global data center… Read more

July 10, 2015  |  Written by John Matis, Director of Security

Security and Compliance in the Colocated Data Center: What You Need to Know

Keeping your business’ and customers’ data safe is absolutely essential.While there are many different elements that go into fulfilling today’s requirements for keeping data in the right… Read more

July 1, 2015  |  Written by Martin Triplett, Director, Process and Program Management

Are You Comfortable Having Your Data Center In a Flood Zone?

According to a new study by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), flooding during high tides, which used to be rare, “is now common in some places and is projected to grow to the point that… Read more

January 22, 2015  |  Written by Anthony Verda, Vice President, Sales

How a Whole Country Goes Offline

Whether you’ve seen Sony’s recent comedy The Interview or not, chances are, you’ve at least heard about it in the news. In case you’re still in the dark, here’s a quick overview: On November 24th,… Read more

January 21, 2015  |  Written by Peter Helmenstine, Network Architect

Staying On the Right Side of Cyber Security Protection

Cyber security is not a new issue—that much ought to be clear to anyone working in any industry even remotely connected to technology. From healthcare all the way to retail, companies are… Read more

October 7, 2014  |  Written by Hector Hernandez, Vice President, Operations & Security

How Physically Secure Is Your Data Center?

In 2006, after a line of break-ins affecting communications companies, thieves broke into a London data center, stealing a number of router cards and disrupting voice and data cervices to… Read more

September 10, 2014  |  Written by John Matis, Director of Security

Weathering the Storm with Business Continuity and Disaster Relief

Until very recently, businesses planned for “disaster recovery,” or how to recover after a disaster or an unplanned interruption of service. But due both to new types of technology that weren’t as… Read more

August 11, 2014  |  Written by Hector Hernandez, Vice President, Operations & Security

Notes from the Underground

Here at Telx, we never get tired of talking about data centers. But if a new trend holds, we may soon all be calling them data bunkers.Rather than build new structures on the earth’s… Read more

August 8, 2014  |  Written by John Matis, Director of Security