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New research shows data centre acquisition upsurge
Despite the rise in number of deals, the total value for the year actually fell below the 2017 peak.
15 Jan 19
Digital Realty wins U.S. efficiency rating and commits to solar
In a time where the environmental impact of data centres is under the spotlight, Digital Realty has just announced a new sustainability achievement.
21 Dec 18
Digital Realty nabs new executive appointment from Equinix
Keep your friends close and your enemies closer could be the game plan that Digital Realty is currently following.
19 Dec 18
Digital Realty’s not yet complete Osaka data centre lands big cloud provider
The company says the multi-megawatt cloud deployment will accelerate its expansion in Japan.
29 Nov 18
Digital Realty appoints new CIO and APAC MD
The company is continuing its global expansion with two new high-level appointments.
28 Nov 18
Digital Realty opens new AU data centre – and announces another one
On the day that Digital Realty cut the ribbon for its new Sydney data centre, it revealed that it will soon begin developing another one.
15 Nov 18
Digital Realty claims sustainability award at REITworld 2018
The company took home the National Association of Real Estate Investments Trust (Nareit) data centre ‘Leader in the Light’ award for the second consecutive year.
12 Nov 18
Why interconnectivity is the foundation of innovation
"Interconnectivity has quickly become known as one of the foundations of innovation, critical to supporting today’s emerging technologies."
09 Oct 18
Digital Realty launches new global command center
The facility is set to optimize customer experience by providing stability and rapid response capabilities for its customers around the world.
03 Oct 18
Equinix beware: Digital Realty throws down gauntlet with new $1.8b acquisition
With future CAPEX costs included the acquisition will cost around $2.25b and will strip Equinix's title of having the most colocation facilities in South America.
24 Sep 18
Expert says data centres are investments with almost guaranteed profits
Data centres offer long-term contracts and recurring revenues like conventional property, but they come with the added bonus of rapid growth prospects.
17 Sep 18
Digital Realty lures in two new senior exec job appointments
In another game of tech company musical chairs, Digital Realty has poached execs from Microsoft and Blue Shield to fill in its CIO and CISO roles.
14 Sep 18
Facebook to launch first data center in Asia – a S$1.4b colossus
The new data center will be located in Singapore and will be more than three times bigger than the nation's current largest facility.
06 Sep 18
Exclusive: The impact of hybrid cloud on Australia’s DC market
"Over recent months, we’ve announced partnerships with the likes of Megaport and IBM to deliver dedicated, private access to the cloud."
06 Sep 18
Finding resiliency and driving business success – advice from a CFO
The ability to thrive and survive comes from being prepared – it’s a boy scout motto for good reason.
20 Aug 18
Digital Realty adds direct, secure access to IBM Cloud for A/NZ
Data centre leader provides global on-ramps to IBM Cloud, supporting critical enterprise applications.
27 Jul 18
Digital Realty opens up IBM Cloud access in 70 global data centres
Digital Realty today announced that it will be expanding its dedicated access to the IBM Cloud in 15 major metropolitan areas around the globe.
24 Jul 18
Digital Realty turns old printing plant into third Toronto data center
Digital Realty has converted what was once Toronto's largest newspaper facility into one of the most efficient and reliable data centers in the area.
16 Jun 18
Industry heavyweights debate the future at Datacloud Europe 2018
“In the next decade, society will demand more computing power but will not tolerate an increased energy footprint. We need data centre disruption."
14 Jun 18
Data center sustainability: The hunt for renewables is on at an enterprise level
Ten years ago, you wouldn’t be able to source a utility-scale solar project that was cost-neutral to the price of utility power. Today it’s possible.
05 Jun 18
Digital Realty: The Cloud, the data center and the growth of APAC
Businesses in Asia Pacific are more ambitious with the need to expand their businesses not only in the region but globally as well.
19 Apr 18
Datacloud Asia 2018 wraps up with award winners announced
The awards were presented on the closing day of the event with winners including Equinix, Digital Realty, Munters, Global Cloud Xchange, and NEXTDC.
27 Mar 18
Expert opinion: 5 myths surrounding the 'AI Hype Train'
Digital Realty's director of engineering says while AI does represent an exciting new utility, it doesn't herald the arrival of a sci-fi future.
12 Mar 18
5 reasons why Japan is a global data center powerhouse
Moreover, in 2016, Google launched its first Japanese cloud region in Tokyo and second in Asia Pacific.
12 Mar 18