Category: Chicago

Elk Grove Village Case Study: A Business-Friendly and People Friendly Industrial Park

May 7, 2019

CHICAGO, IL — Elk Grove Village is one of the top national locations for data center development. Home to the largest industrial park in the U.S., Elk Grove has over 2.2 million square feet of data centers attracted by a robust fiber and electricity network. Furthermore, Elk Grove was recently recognized for being the most […] more

CHICAGO, IL — Elk Grove Village is one of the top national locations for data center development. Home to the largest industrial park in the U.S., Elk Grove has over 2.2 million square feet of data centers attracted by a robust fiber and electricity network. Furthermore, Elk Grove was recently recognized for being the most […] more

CAPRE’s Chicago Data Center Summit Wrap-Up: Q&A with Matt O’Hare, Builtech

Apr 10, 2019

CHICAGO, IL — Matthew O’Hare is Vice President and Principal for Builtech Critical Services, a vertical within Builtech Services, LLC. His team focuses on the development, management and construction of the critical facility. He has over 23-years’ experience in the communications, critical infrastructure and construction market place. Matthew began his career installing IBM Type-1 and […] more

CHICAGO, IL — Matthew O’Hare is Vice President and Principal for Builtech Critical Services, a vertical within Builtech Services, LLC. His team focuses on the development, management and construction of the critical facility. He has over 23-years’ experience in the communications, critical infrastructure and construction market place. Matthew began his career installing IBM Type-1 and […] more

CAPRE’s Chicago Data Center Summit Post-Event Run-Down: Q&A with Everett Thompson

Apr 1, 2019

CHICAGO, IL — CAPRE’s Chicago Data Center Summit last week featured a Mid-Day Keynote titled “Changing The Game – Using Infrastructure Demand Response To Drive ROIC And Avoid Stranded Capacity In Hybrid Cloud And Data Center Portfolio Planning And Development” by Everett Thompson, Head of Data Center Consulting Corporate Solutions for the Americas at Colliers International. In […] more

CHICAGO, IL — CAPRE’s Chicago Data Center Summit last week featured a Mid-Day Keynote titled “Changing The Game – Using Infrastructure Demand Response To Drive ROIC And Avoid Stranded Capacity In Hybrid Cloud And Data Center Portfolio Planning And Development” by Everett Thompson, Head of Data Center Consulting Corporate Solutions for the Americas at Colliers International. In […] more

Q&A with Jake Ring, GIGA Data Centers

Mar 25, 2019

ATLANTA, GA — Jake Ring is Co-Founder & CEO of GIGA Data Centers. GIGA was formed by a group of data center professionals, designers, and engineers who saw the future of data center technology. GIGA’s mission is to reinvent the data center to improve your economic performance and impact on the environment by making cutting-edge […] more

ATLANTA, GA — Jake Ring is Co-Founder & CEO of GIGA Data Centers. GIGA was formed by a group of data center professionals, designers, and engineers who saw the future of data center technology. GIGA’s mission is to reinvent the data center to improve your economic performance and impact on the environment by making cutting-edge […] more

Carry on Wayward Leasing Executive: Chicago Insiders Discuss Evolution of Lease Terms

Mar 21, 2019

CHICAGO, IL — If anything’s certain in the data center industry, it’s uncertainty. This industry is changing in many aspects, and so of course the way that deals are struck and cemented follow suit. This was the crux of one of the signature panels at CapRE’s recent Greater Chicago Data Center Summit, Carry on Wayward […] more

CHICAGO, IL — If anything’s certain in the data center industry, it’s uncertainty. This industry is changing in many aspects, and so of course the way that deals are struck and cemented follow suit. This was the crux of one of the signature panels at CapRE’s recent Greater Chicago Data Center Summit, Carry on Wayward […] more