Category: Conference Coverage

With Whole Foods Acquisition, Amazon Has Changed the Game

Jun 21, 2017

ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania – Last week Amazon announced it would be acquiring Whole Foods to the tune of $13.7 billion dollars for control of over 400 stores. Observers don’t entirely agree on the future impact on the grocery or retail industry, but one thing is clear — Amazon wants to change the game. “This is a […] more

ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania – Last week Amazon announced it would be acquiring Whole Foods to the tune of $13.7 billion dollars for control of over 400 stores. Observers don’t entirely agree on the future impact on the grocery or retail industry, but one thing is clear — Amazon wants to change the game. “This is a […] more

The Future of Data Center Cooling: Full of Risk or the Next Logical Step?

Jun 20, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – Over a decade ago, cooling experts and vendors started predicting that our power densities would require liquid cooling rather than cool air to maintain servers. However, the industry has enjoyed major technical advances in the efficiency of air cooling nonetheless (with liquid cooling taking on more of a niche role). However, the […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – Over a decade ago, cooling experts and vendors started predicting that our power densities would require liquid cooling rather than cool air to maintain servers. However, the industry has enjoyed major technical advances in the efficiency of air cooling nonetheless (with liquid cooling taking on more of a niche role). However, the […] more

How Do End-Users Get Over Regulatory and Compliance Challenges when Migrating to the Cloud?

Jun 20, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – As the data industry expands exponentially and more and more end users migrate to the cloud, observers are often seeing a mismatch between regulatory requirements and compliance on one hand, and capabilities, market demands and technological advancements on the other. However, with iterations and advancements come new strategies to bridge the gap. […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – As the data industry expands exponentially and more and more end users migrate to the cloud, observers are often seeing a mismatch between regulatory requirements and compliance on one hand, and capabilities, market demands and technological advancements on the other. However, with iterations and advancements come new strategies to bridge the gap. […] more

End-User Decision Making: Third-party Colo, On-Prem, or Wholesale?

Jun 20, 2017

NEW YORK, New York – The data center industry hasn’t been a one-size-fits-all model for years, if not decades. Different firms are finding success managing their data in different ways, but despite advances in migration to the cloud, it may be that the Hybrid model will stick around for awhile. For example, Charles Hoop, Category […] more

NEW YORK, New York – The data center industry hasn’t been a one-size-fits-all model for years, if not decades. Different firms are finding success managing their data in different ways, but despite advances in migration to the cloud, it may be that the Hybrid model will stick around for awhile. For example, Charles Hoop, Category […] more

Impact of the Edge and Portland Market Growth: Q&A with EdgeConnex’s Peter Neill

Jun 20, 2017

PORTLAND, Oregon – CAPRE recently caught up with Peter Neill, Chief Customer Officer for EdgeConneX, a leading content, cable and ILEC provider that creates data center infrastructure to allow for instant delivery of content at the edge of the network. Neill shared his thoughts on emerging data center markets, why Portland has “arrived” as well […] more

PORTLAND, Oregon – CAPRE recently caught up with Peter Neill, Chief Customer Officer for EdgeConneX, a leading content, cable and ILEC provider that creates data center infrastructure to allow for instant delivery of content at the edge of the network. Neill shared his thoughts on emerging data center markets, why Portland has “arrived” as well […] more