Stream Data Centers – Data Center Planning: Who’s On First? Real Estate or Technology?

According to The Data Center Journal, data center investments in the U.S. reached record levels in 2017 – more than $20 billion. But how should your company approach a data center investment? Is it a technology investment or a real estate investment? We asked Stream’s Paul Moser, co-managing partner, and Michael Lahoud, COO and partner,…

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EdgeConneX – The Benefits of Edge Cloud On-Ramps for CSPs & End Users

Download the new report from EdgeConneX to explore the public cloud’s performance, security and cost issues and examine what can be done to resolve them. The white paper also explains the cost, performance, security and other benefits of leveraging edge cloud on-ramps access to access the hyper scale public cloud providers, and examines how CSPs…

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Bill Kleyman – Optimizing Data Center Power Efficiency

The data center is a fundamental component of today’s businesses, without question. As such, the data center’s performance and reliability are top concerns for corporations and small companies alike. The growth of data generation and use puts mounting pressure of facility managers to intelligently adapt, as they strategize on how to increase efficiency while controlling…

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Rich Miller – 2019 Data Center Market Overview Greater Chicago

Companies searching for data centers in the Chicago market include those in the financial, technology, telecom, insurance, and healthcare industries. Like any big American city, downtown Chicago has limited space priced at a premium. In general, users locate their data centers in downtown Chicago in spite of high costs because they require low-latency connectivity. Data…

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Data Center Frontier – Silicon Valley Data Center Market

The Silicon Valley data center market is entering a dynamic new phase of growth and competition, featuring new providers and a robust cycle of new construction. Silicon Valley continues to be one of the largest and most important data center markets in the U.S., providing space for servers to deploy new hardware and services from…

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Marc Cram – Top 10 Concerns of Data Center Managers in 2019

A recent article by Steve Gillaspy of Intel outlined many of the challenges faced by those responsible for designing, operating, and sustaining the IT and physical support infrastructure found in today’s data centers. This paper targets four of the five macro trends discussed by Gillaspy, how they influence the decision-making processes of data center managers,…

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