This is the second post in a four-part series that explores the seven most crucial elements to consider before choosing a colocation provider. This post focuses on data center proximity and how close your colocation provider’s facility should be to your business.
The most-read stories on Data Center Frontier last month focused on topics ranging from robotics to edge computing, growing data center markets and more. Stay informed and check out the Frontier Spotlight April 2018, featuring the most-read stories on Data Center Frontier.
The Atlanta data center market is becoming a hub for new development, and Facebook’s recently announced plans to build a $750 million data center near Atlanta make it clear the region has emerged as the hot new industry destination.
The top data center stories for March 2018 featured news from, Facebook, the Open Compute Project and the cloud computing sector. Here’s a look at the hot news for Data Center Frontier readers.
The top data center stories for February 2018 featured mergers, new players and projects, and more money flowing into the data center business. Here’s a look at the hot news for Data Center Frontier readers.
It’s getting hard to keep track of all the activity in the fast-paced Northern Virginia data center market. We’re here to help with this guide to the latest players and deals in “Data Center Alley.”
The best colocation providers will have strong strategies for preventing outages and mitigating potential risks that can also impact availability. Robert McClary, Chief Operating Officer at FORTRUST, shares some of the ways partnering with reliable colocation providers reduces risk for unplanned outages and more.
Data center space in Silicon Valley is limited, which has prompted several companies to startd construction projects to bring additional capacity online.
To that end, FORTRUST has prepared this paper to discuss the various risk factors that may impact data center operations by geography. The included research is an extension of FORTRUST’s diligence and research in establishing its own data center operations.
Companies in the midst of a data center site selection process must weigh risk mitigation. Robert McClary of FORTRUST offers six risk factors to consider.