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Sweden Pitching for More Data Centers

Officials in Sweden are pretty excited about the new Facebook data center in Lulea, as illustrated by this huge ice sculpture of the "Like" symbol.

Building on the arrival of a huge Facebook data center, economic development officials in Sweden are marketing the country as an ideal location for data center development, with the full backing of the Swedish government. Read More

Equinix, Carpathia Team on Dulles Data Vault

We’re seeing some interesting partnerships in which multiple companies work together to create a specialized data center facility. An example: a new project announced today in Dulles, Virginia, where Carpathia Hosting, Equinix and Digital Realty Trust will work together on a 64,000 square foot data vault. Read More

Report: Microsoft Scouting Atlanta Sites

Local media in Atlanta report that Microsoft is scouting data center locations in the region. But the company says any current site evaluation activity is simply part of a regular review of its infrastructure options. Read More

Jim Kerrigan, David Horowitz Join Avison Young

Data center real estate veterans Jim Kerrigan and David Horowitz have joined Avison Young’s brokerage operations in Chicago, the company said today. Kerrigan and Horowitz have joined Avison Young as Principals and will lead the company’s data center specialty efforts. Read More

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