AT&T (T) said today that it will lay off 12,000 employees and reduce capital spending as it seeks to adapt to a tough economy and the shift to wireless technologies. Read More
Supply and Demand
Skanska says it has been awarded the construction management assignment for a new, $150 million data center project in the western U.S. Read More
Major Silicon Valley venture capital firms are telling their portfolio companies to cut costs and prepare for lean times ahead. Read More
Forty three percent of data center managers say they expect their 2009 budget to increase, according a survey of AFCOM members. Read More
Broadband Utilities Inc. has bought land in Longmont, Colorado and plans to build three 50,000 square foot data centers in the Denver suburb. Read More
What will the turmoil on Wall Street mean for the data center sector? There are three key areas of concern. Read More
What’s the current outlook for data center demand? Most providers says demand remains healthy across the board, and outpaces supply in the most active markets.
Is in-house financial grid computing “dead” and headed for the cloud? Or is it alive and well and rapidly filling data center space from existing providers?
DuPont Fabros Technology (DFT) said today that leasing at its data centers has slowed slightly due to a longer sales cycle for enterprise companies.
In the latest sign of activity in data center construction and expansion, Fortress International Group (FIGI) said it has booked $80 million in new construction work in 2008.
Additional Supply and Demand Articles
- Don’t Look to VCs for Data Center Supply
- Don't Look to VCs for Data Center Supply
- The Economist on the Data Center Boom
- San Antonio Paces Major Data Center Markets
- Bank of NY Postpones $70M Data Center
- CoStar: Strong Leasing for Data Center Space
- Analysts: Demand Concerns 'Overblown'
- Analysts: Demand Concerns ‘Overblown’
- No IT Hiring Slump in First Quarter
- Wall Street Buying Fewer Servers, Or More?
- Forrester: Data Center Spending A Priority
- Crunch Time: Does Video Change Everything?
- Fed Moves to Break Credit Crunch
- Crunch Time: Demand Holding Steady, For Now
- Crunch Time: Wall Street May Buy, Not Build