Category: Data Centers

CAPRE’s Toronto Data Center Summit Preview: CBRE’s Scott Harper Says Vacancy, Site Plan Permits, Capital Competition Keeping Barriers to Entry High in Toronto

May 21, 2019

TORONTO, ON — Scott Harper is an Associate Vice President at CBRE Limited in the Downtown office. He has worked with CBRE Limited since 1994, specializing in office leasing and investment sales. Scott acts on behalf of tenants in both the acquisition and disposition of leased and owned premises. Scott will be a featured speaker […] more

TORONTO, ON — Scott Harper is an Associate Vice President at CBRE Limited in the Downtown office. He has worked with CBRE Limited since 1994, specializing in office leasing and investment sales. Scott acts on behalf of tenants in both the acquisition and disposition of leased and owned premises. Scott will be a featured speaker […] more

Credit Suisse’s Sami Badri at CAPRE’s NYC Data Center Summit: When it Comes to CapEx, Keep an Eye on DRAM, Server Prices

May 17, 2019

NEW YORK, NY — According to Sam Badri, experts have significantly underestimated data center capex spending. But once you pop the hood, this massive influx of capital makes a lot of sense. Badri is a Senior Analyst for Credit Suisse, and a frequent contributor at CapRE Data Center Summits. At CAPRE’s 2019 New York Data […] more

NEW YORK, NY — According to Sam Badri, experts have significantly underestimated data center capex spending. But once you pop the hood, this massive influx of capital makes a lot of sense. Badri is a Senior Analyst for Credit Suisse, and a frequent contributor at CapRE Data Center Summits. At CAPRE’s 2019 New York Data […] more

Q&A with Flexential’s Chris Downie: All Indicators Point to More Positive Growth

May 16, 2019

CHARLOTTE, NC — Christopher Downie is Chief Executive Officer at Flexential, formerly Peak 10 + ViaWest. Christopher leads Flexential as a proven chief executive with deep expertise in the economics, delivery and operations of the data center and colocation business. Joining Peak 10 in 2016, he is responsible for managing the strategic priorities that drive […] more

CHARLOTTE, NC — Christopher Downie is Chief Executive Officer at Flexential, formerly Peak 10 + ViaWest. Christopher leads Flexential as a proven chief executive with deep expertise in the economics, delivery and operations of the data center and colocation business. Joining Peak 10 in 2016, he is responsible for managing the strategic priorities that drive […] more

CAPRE’s Canadian Data Centre Summit Preview: BMO Financial’s Kirby Peters Says Biggest Construction Challenge is Finding Talent

May 15, 2019

TORONTO, ON — Kirby Peters  is the Director of Critical Facilities at BMO Financial Group. Kirby has over 30 years of experience in the construction, maintenance, engineering and design industry that includes office buildings, airports, data centres and other high-tech facilities. Kirby is currently the Director, Critical Facilities for Bank of Montreal where he provides […] more

TORONTO, ON — Kirby Peters  is the Director of Critical Facilities at BMO Financial Group. Kirby has over 30 years of experience in the construction, maintenance, engineering and design industry that includes office buildings, airports, data centres and other high-tech facilities. Kirby is currently the Director, Critical Facilities for Bank of Montreal where he provides […] more

Data Center Frontier’s Rich Miller on Presenting Data Centers to Communities: Talk About Tax Revenue and Rates

May 13, 2019

DULLES, VA – CapRE takes pride in its many industry partners, who are similarly dedicated to driving the national conversation in the data center arena. And CAPRE’s recent 2019 Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Forecast East was the perfect venue to capitalize on one such partnership. That’s why CapRE invited Rich Miller, Founder & Editor […] more

DULLES, VA – CapRE takes pride in its many industry partners, who are similarly dedicated to driving the national conversation in the data center arena. And CAPRE’s recent 2019 Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Forecast East was the perfect venue to capitalize on one such partnership. That’s why CapRE invited Rich Miller, Founder & Editor […] more