CAPRE Conference Coverage

Digital Realty Trust to Acquire DuPont Fabros Technology for $7.6 Billion

Jun 9, 2017

NEW YORK, New York  – As the data center market witnesses a historic shift to the cloud, Washington D.C.-based DuPont Fabros Technology will be acquired by Digital Realty Trust for the tune of $7.6 billion – the biggest ever deal by Digital Realty. The move aims to expand Digital Realty’s presence in high-demand markets across […] more

NEW YORK, New York  – As the data center market witnesses a historic shift to the cloud, Washington D.C.-based DuPont Fabros Technology will be acquired by Digital Realty Trust for the tune of $7.6 billion – the biggest ever deal by Digital Realty. The move aims to expand Digital Realty’s presence in high-demand markets across […] more

New Jersey Gold Coast North & Bergen County: Up-Close with Alfred Sanzari Enterprises’s Stephen Jennings

Jun 9, 2017

HACKENSACK, New Jersey – In anticipation of CAPRE’s New Jersey Gold Coast North & Bergen County CRE Summit on June 14, 2017, Stephen C. Jennings, Vice President of Leasing and Marketing for Alfred Sanzari Enterprises provided some insight on New Jersey’s market as well as an update on his firm’s recent activity. Following successful events […] more

HACKENSACK, New Jersey – In anticipation of CAPRE’s New Jersey Gold Coast North & Bergen County CRE Summit on June 14, 2017, Stephen C. Jennings, Vice President of Leasing and Marketing for Alfred Sanzari Enterprises provided some insight on New Jersey’s market as well as an update on his firm’s recent activity. Following successful events […] more

Data Center Design & Engineering: CAPRE Panelists Debate Investment in Energy Efficiency or Reliability/Control

Jun 9, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – As data center developers, managers, owners and manufacturers prepare for the next wave of data center standards, the industry is wondering, where will the money go? One clear chasm is the trade-off between energy efficiency on the one hand, and reliability and control on the other. According to Sean Corcoran, Regional Sales […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – As data center developers, managers, owners and manufacturers prepare for the next wave of data center standards, the industry is wondering, where will the money go? One clear chasm is the trade-off between energy efficiency on the one hand, and reliability and control on the other. According to Sean Corcoran, Regional Sales […] more

Midwest Still an Untapped Market for Data Centers

Jun 8, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – “We don’t have a lot of multi-tentant data center (MTDC) s in the Midwest – it’s really just Chicago and Minneapolis,” says Jim Kerrigan, Managing Principal & Founding Member of North American Data Centers.  Kerrigan says thatsSome of that has to do with legislation, but other factors exist too. “ What I […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – “We don’t have a lot of multi-tentant data center (MTDC) s in the Midwest – it’s really just Chicago and Minneapolis,” says Jim Kerrigan, Managing Principal & Founding Member of North American Data Centers.  Kerrigan says thatsSome of that has to do with legislation, but other factors exist too. “ What I […] more

CAPRE Chicago Panel Offers Insight on Verticals Driving Demand and Importance of Connectivity

Jun 8, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – All data centers are not created equal, and that’s by design. While they may vary in quality, security, and capacity, they also vary by clientele. But at the end of the day, it may be that the strategies to appeal to these different customers have more in common than you’d expect. According […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – All data centers are not created equal, and that’s by design. While they may vary in quality, security, and capacity, they also vary by clientele. But at the end of the day, it may be that the strategies to appeal to these different customers have more in common than you’d expect. According […] more

Architecting the Next Generation of Compute: The Long-and-Winding Road to the Cloud?

Jun 8, 2017

NEW YORK, New York – We can assume that the next generation of Compute will be off-site, and SaaS apps such as Workday, Dropbox, Salesforce, Office 365, Azure, and Google will play a big part of that future. But it’s anyones’ guess what will remain outside of SaaS and the cloud, and which parts that […] more

NEW YORK, New York – We can assume that the next generation of Compute will be off-site, and SaaS apps such as Workday, Dropbox, Salesforce, Office 365, Azure, and Google will play a big part of that future. But it’s anyones’ guess what will remain outside of SaaS and the cloud, and which parts that […] more

The Perfect Data Center: An Interview with JLL’s CTO Joseph Ryan

Jun 8, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – What does the perfect data center look like? Joseph Ryan, Chief Technology Officer for the Americas at JLL, provided CAPRE with some insights on what his firm likes (and dislikes) to see in any data center. The bottom line? The more bells and whistles, the better, but there are many ways to […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – What does the perfect data center look like? Joseph Ryan, Chief Technology Officer for the Americas at JLL, provided CAPRE with some insights on what his firm likes (and dislikes) to see in any data center. The bottom line? The more bells and whistles, the better, but there are many ways to […] more

State of the North American Data Center Industry: Canada Moving In, Microsoft Heating Up, and Concentrated Expansion

Jun 7, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – The data center industry in North America is heating up exponentially – but mostly thanks to a few key locales and players. Just ask Jim Kerrigan, Managing Principal & Founding Member, North American Data Centers, who provided CAPRE with some key trends to illustrate this often-opaque industry: During 2016, Chicago, Dallas & […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – The data center industry in North America is heating up exponentially – but mostly thanks to a few key locales and players. Just ask Jim Kerrigan, Managing Principal & Founding Member, North American Data Centers, who provided CAPRE with some key trends to illustrate this often-opaque industry: During 2016, Chicago, Dallas & […] more

STULZ’s Sean Corcoran Previews CAPRE’s 6th Annual Greater Chicago & Midwest Data Center Summit

Jun 6, 2017

CHICAGO, Illinois – In anticipation of the 6th Annual Greater Chicago & Midwest Data Center Summit on June 7th, CAPRE interviewed Sean Corcoran, Regional Sales Manager – North for STULZ Air Technology Systems, Inc. about the most buzzworthy and interesting topics of discussion at the event. Though the Data Center Summit will cover the here […] more

CHICAGO, Illinois – In anticipation of the 6th Annual Greater Chicago & Midwest Data Center Summit on June 7th, CAPRE interviewed Sean Corcoran, Regional Sales Manager – North for STULZ Air Technology Systems, Inc. about the most buzzworthy and interesting topics of discussion at the event. Though the Data Center Summit will cover the here […] more

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