Silicon Valley

Data Center Building Boom in Silicon Valley

The carrier hotel at 1100 Space Park Drive in Santa Clara serves as the anchor of a fast-growing data center cluster operated by Digital Realty Trust.

Data center developer Digital Realty Trust continues to amass real estate in Silicon Valley to convert into data centers to meet the strong demand from corporate users. After a slowdown during the economic downturn, data center development in Santa Clara has accelerated this spring along with demand and access to capital. Read More

Digital Realty Buys Santa Clara Building

Digital Realty Trust (DLR) has expanded its biggest Silicon Valley data center hub with the purchase of 1725 Comstock Street in Santa Clara, and will immediately begin retrofitting the building for data center use. Read More

Fortune Gets LEED Gold in San Jose

Fortune Data Centers has earned Gold certification for its San Jose, Calif. data center under the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program for energy-efficient buildings. Read More

Moving A Fiber Backbone, Carefully

Workers from the California Department of Transportation (CalTrans) had to physically relocate a major fiber conduit in San Francisco over the Labor Day weekend as part of emergency repair work on the Bay Bridge. Read More

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