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CenturyLink: The New Data Center Behemoth

CenturyLink (CTL) is suddenly one of the largest players in the data center business. After completing its purchase of Savvis, the company now owns 48 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia with more than 1.9 million square feet of raised floor space. Read More

Visa Leases Data Center from Digital Realty

Visa Europe has leased 10,000 square feet of custom data center space in the London market from Digital Realty Trust (DLR), the companies said today. The facility will be developed through Digital Realty’s build-to-suit program. Read More

POD Architecture 2.0 – Prefabricated Data Centers

Data Centers are more than the critical IT equipment that are housed within its walls. They are first and foremost rooms of power and climate control. Space that needs to be architecturally planned and quality constructed. As with any construction project there is an immense amount of planning and expense. Read More

Strong Demand for Powered Shell Space

Are more large companies investing in finishing out their own data center space? For the second consecutive quarter, leasing of “powered shell” space comprised the largest portion of new leasing in the portfolio of Digital Realty Trust, the world’s largest landlord of data centers. Read More

2011 US Data Center Market Drivers

The forecast for the US data center market call for significant growth in 2011 and 2012 according to a study recently completed by Digital Realty Trust. Each year they survey over 300 executives at large US companies about their business and data center needs. The findings in this white paper are impressive. Read More

Digital Realty Deploying Modular Power Units

Shrink-wrapped modular power units from being delivered to the site of a Digital Realty Trust Turn-Key Datacenter project.

Digital Realty Trust (DLR) has begun building pre-fabricated power and mechanical room modules and deploying them as part of its POD Architecture 2.0 service, which was unveiled today. The company says the modular units can cut up to two weeks off construction timelines. Read More

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