CAPRE Conference Coverage

View Agenda, Speaker & Registration Information for CAPRE’s 6th Annual Greater Chicago & Midwest Data Center Summit

Jun 5, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – CAPRE is pleased to partner with ESD’s Fishing Tournament & Fish Fry to present the 6th Annual Greater Chicago & Midwest Data Center Summit. The summit will commence on June 6 with ESD’s Fish Fry at Diversey Yacht Club and continue with the full-day conference on June 7.  The full-day event will […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – CAPRE is pleased to partner with ESD’s Fishing Tournament & Fish Fry to present the 6th Annual Greater Chicago & Midwest Data Center Summit. The summit will commence on June 6 with ESD’s Fish Fry at Diversey Yacht Club and continue with the full-day conference on June 7.  The full-day event will […] more

Major Submarine Fiber Optic Cable Landings Making Business-Friendly Oregon Increasingly Attractive to Data Centers

Jun 5, 2017

PORTLAND, Oregon – Oregon has many attractive selling points in the data center industry. It boasts aggressive and low-priced power due to hydro-electric plants on the Columbia river. It’s also a famously clean and green power producer – a selling point for socially responsible companies, and has fewer regulations than neighboring Washington. There’s also no […] more

PORTLAND, Oregon – Oregon has many attractive selling points in the data center industry. It boasts aggressive and low-priced power due to hydro-electric plants on the Columbia river. It’s also a famously clean and green power producer – a selling point for socially responsible companies, and has fewer regulations than neighboring Washington. There’s also no […] more

Amazon vs Wal-Mart: “The Ants Will Get Trampled When the Elephants Fight”

Jun 2, 2017

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – The industrial real estate game is changing. As big box retailers have closed-up shops, we are seeing two giants fill their space to pick up marketshare: Amazon and Wal-Mart. “Amazon and Wal-Mart will pick up the pieces they want,” says Kevin McGowan, President of McGowan Corporate Real Estate Advisors. “There […] more

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – The industrial real estate game is changing. As big box retailers have closed-up shops, we are seeing two giants fill their space to pick up marketshare: Amazon and Wal-Mart. “Amazon and Wal-Mart will pick up the pieces they want,” says Kevin McGowan, President of McGowan Corporate Real Estate Advisors. “There […] more

Data Center Design & Engineering: Will Providers Invest in Energy Efficiency or Reliability and Control?

Jun 1, 2017

NEW YORK, New York – We all know that buying and selling old or “legacy” data centers is a major part of the data center market. However, what we don’t all agree on is how to best leverage the upgrading of such facilities in a rapidly changing technological market. What are some of the best […] more

NEW YORK, New York – We all know that buying and selling old or “legacy” data centers is a major part of the data center market. However, what we don’t all agree on is how to best leverage the upgrading of such facilities in a rapidly changing technological market. What are some of the best […] more

Not so Fast: Concerns About the Future of the Data Center Market

May 31, 2017

NEW YORK, New York – The most common concerns for the future of the data center market tend to be macro – people are concerned about when the market will bust, how it’s only a matter of time, and how Trump will shake things up. However, some industry insiders are pointing to internal fissures as […] more

NEW YORK, New York – The most common concerns for the future of the data center market tend to be macro – people are concerned about when the market will bust, how it’s only a matter of time, and how Trump will shake things up. However, some industry insiders are pointing to internal fissures as […] more

One-on-One with Digital Bridge’s Raul Martynek on the State of the Data Center Market

May 30, 2017

NEW YORK, New York – Raul Martynek recently provided some insight on the latest deals in the data center space. When we asked him “How would you assess the kinds of deals that are happening lately?”, he had a lot to say. Said Martynek, “It’s no secret that it’s a very active market. What we’re […] more

NEW YORK, New York – Raul Martynek recently provided some insight on the latest deals in the data center space. When we asked him “How would you assess the kinds of deals that are happening lately?”, he had a lot to say. Said Martynek, “It’s no secret that it’s a very active market. What we’re […] more

Strategies for Addressing the Data Center Industry’s Talent Shortage

May 29, 2017

NEW YORK, New York – DCPro, a training firm, estimates that the average data center engineer is a 55 year-old male. The Brookings Institute has predicted that by 2025, 75% of the US workforce will consist of millennials. And data usage around the world continues to skyrocket. So where and how is the data center […] more

NEW YORK, New York – DCPro, a training firm, estimates that the average data center engineer is a 55 year-old male. The Brookings Institute has predicted that by 2025, 75% of the US workforce will consist of millennials. And data usage around the world continues to skyrocket. So where and how is the data center […] more

Quantifying Environmental Risk in the Site Mediation Process

May 26, 2017

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – Brownfield remediation is often an added risk component in urban redevelopment. However, numerous strategies exist to aide in limiting this risk as well as decrease costs and inject more predictability into the redevelopment process. This is especially true in New Jersey’s Gold Coast, where risk can easily be quantified. As […] more

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – Brownfield remediation is often an added risk component in urban redevelopment. However, numerous strategies exist to aide in limiting this risk as well as decrease costs and inject more predictability into the redevelopment process. This is especially true in New Jersey’s Gold Coast, where risk can easily be quantified. As […] more

Navigating Gold Coast Development Comes Easier Thanks to Local Government

May 25, 2017

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – Manhattan Building Company’s latest project – Soho West at 837 Jersey Ave. in Jersey City, is set to become one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the area. According to its website, the first phase of Soho West — culminating in Cast Iron Lofts I — “has already established itself […] more

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – Manhattan Building Company’s latest project – Soho West at 837 Jersey Ave. in Jersey City, is set to become one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the area. According to its website, the first phase of Soho West — culminating in Cast Iron Lofts I — “has already established itself […] more

JLL’s Conan Lee: Strong Portland Real Estate Market in Addition to Submarine Cables, Terrestrial Fiber Network, Low Operational Costs Boosting Data Centers

May 24, 2017

SEATTLE, Washington – JLL’s Conan Lee participated in an “Up-Close” interview in advance of CAPRE’s Greater Portland Data Center Summit. The high-level conference will be held on May 30-31 at World Trade Center in Portland, and bring together 375+ senior-level data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives. An opening night reception will be held […] more

SEATTLE, Washington – JLL’s Conan Lee participated in an “Up-Close” interview in advance of CAPRE’s Greater Portland Data Center Summit. The high-level conference will be held on May 30-31 at World Trade Center in Portland, and bring together 375+ senior-level data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives. An opening night reception will be held […] more