As power grids are modernized, data centers are likely to become key players in new energy ecosystems that combine multiple generation sources as well as energy storage, according to the DCF Data Center Executive Roundtable.
Loudoun County in Virginia has passed new guidelines that limit the areas where data centers can be built. The process illustrated the challenges of balancing data center growth and community concerns about design, noise and property values.
The competition and constraints in major Internet hubs will continue to drive demand in secondary data center markets, according to our DCF Roundtable experts. who outline a variety of reasons why we’ll see more data centers in new places.
The scarcity of water will bring change to how data centers are designed and where they are located, according to panelists in our DCF Data Center Executive Roundtable. With insights from Kohler Power, Infrastructure Masons and TMGcore.
The data center demand from hyperscale operators shows no sign of slowing, and is driven by new technologies and shifts in how the world consumes and manages IT, according to our panel of experts in the DCF Roundtable.
MegaCampuses are coming, and our overview of the world’s largest MegaCampuses was the most popular story last month on DCF. Here are the 10 most popular stories on Data Center Frontier in September 2022, in order of article views.
The growth of the Internet economy has been a global phenomenon, requiring digital infrastructure across the world. Data center operators have expanded their operations to meet this demand for IT […]
Data center and interconnection specialist Cologix has appointed Laura Ortman as its Chief Executive Officer. Ortman, currently the President of Cologix will begin her new post on October 12 as she succeeds Bill Fathers, who will continue as chairman of the board.
As Hurricane Ian approaches landfall as a powerful Category 4 storm, data centers across Florida are taking steps to prepare their facilities and staff for several days of disruption as the massive storm crawls across the state.
Equinix is creating a global foundation to fund initiatives that advance digital inclusion in the markets where it operates, backed by a $50 million initial commitment. The foundation will invest in programs that boost access to technology and digital skills.