The Boston Data Center Market: On the Radar

06/21/2017

To learn more about the Boston data center market, download Data Center Frontier and datacenterHawk’s Boston report Boston is among a group a secondary markets gaining traction from data center users in the Northeast United States. Data center demand typically occurs in larger cities with growing economies, and Boston has the 9th largest economy in the US. This along with the city’s growing tech industry are reasons data center users find the market attractive. Data center providers in ...

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Digital Realty + DuPont Fabros: What It Means

06/09/2017

Digital Realty announced on Friday it will merge with DuPont Fabros, a major US data center operator. Both data center operators are leaders in the industry, and the move combines two of the largest providers in the space – both from a footprint and expertise perspective. DuPont currently has twelve data centers providing 302 megawatts (MW) of commissioned power capacity, which are 98% leased. The merger will further separate Digital/DuPont from other competitors and give them increased opportunities with Fortune ...

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Lincoln Rackhouse Buys Atlanta Data Center in Sale-Leaseback Transaction

05/30/2017

Lincoln Rackhouse, the data center development arm of Lincoln Property Company, has announced the purchase of an 88,000 sf Atlanta data center for an undisclosed sum. The new facility, occupied by a Fortune 50 company, provides Lincoln with a solid asset in another major data center market. They currently own five other data centers located in Boston, Charlotte, New York, and Northern Virginia. The Transaction The 88,00 SF data center is located at 40 Perimeter City East, and ...

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Digital Realty in Dallas – Past, Present, and Future

05/23/2017

In today's blog, we'll continue our look at how some of the major players in the industry have achieved success in certain markets, thanks to some important and timely decisions they made. In effect, these companies were in the right place at the right time, and made the right moves to take advantage of soaring demands for data centers. Our focus today is on Digital Realty Trust, commonly known by its stock symbol, DLR. Headquartered in San Francisco, Digital Realty ...

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