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Tag Archives: Data Center Frontier

Loudoun County Prepares for Next Phase of Cloud Growth

Loudoun County Prepares for Next Phase of Cloud Growth

Originally posted to Data Center Frontier by Rich Miller, ASHBURN, Va. – With another surge in cloud growth looming, local officials in Loudoun County, Virginia are laying the groundwork for the data center industry’s next phase of growth. It’s an acknowledgement that the current building boom – which includes a 650,000 square foot data center building – won’t satisfy the demand ... Read More »

The Benefits of Multi-Cloud Strategies

The Benefits of Multi-Cloud Strategies

Originally posted to Data Center Frontier by Voices of the Industry, In this this edition of “Voices of the Industry,” Chris Sharp, Chief Technology Officer at Digital Realty, outlines the benefits of multi-cloud strategies and how enterprises are realizing the value of embracing a multi-cloud strategy in order to drive a competitive advantage. Read More »

Investing in the Edge: Funding Preps Compass for New Phase of Growth

Investing in the Edge Funding Preps Compass for New Phase of Growth

Originally posted to Data Center Frontier by Rich Miller, Compass Datacenters was created to deploy data center capacity in new ways in new places. It will now be pursuing that plan with new investors. Private equity firm Redbird Capital and the Ontario Teachers Pension Fund are the new investment team, with Compass founder and CEO Chris Crosby and the management ... Read More »

The Tipping Point – Cloud IaaS v. Data Center Colocation

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As originally published on Data Center Frontier: As with most things, there is no single “right” infrastructure solution for every company, or every application, at every time. Some companies, and some applications, will never work well in the cloud. Others will. Others work well in the cloud for a time – until they don’t. We call that moment the tipping ... Read More »

The Top 10 Data Center Stories of 2015

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As Originally Published on Data Center Frontier The data center industry never stands still. Innovation is our focus here at Data Center Frontier, so it’s not surprising that many of our most popular stories of 2015 involved new approaches to challenges in storage, cooling and data center design. The other major theme was scale, and the continued super-sizing of cloud campuses ... Read More »

The Top 10 Cloud Campuses

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As originally written and published on Data Center Frontier BY RICH MILLER – NOVEMBER 23, 2015 Today we provide a look inside the Top 10 Cloud Campuses, the places where the cloud resides. Cloud campuses is our term for the sites where technology titans concentrate massive amounts of computing power in multiple data center facilities. These huge campuses are where ... Read More »

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