CAPRE Conference Coverage

CAPRE Event Announcement: Intel’s Melvin Greer to Present Keynote Address at CAPRE Mid-Atlantic Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit on September 10

Aug 28, 2019

Announcing Keynote Address: “AWS, Microsoft, Google & Cybersecurity: How the Big Players are Changing the World and How to Secure the Data”   Hear thought-leadership from Intel’s Melvin Greer at CAPRE’s Mid-Atlantic Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit on September 10. Melvin Greer is Chief Data Scientist – Americas, Intel Corporation. Melvin uses his knowledge in […] more

Announcing Keynote Address: “AWS, Microsoft, Google & Cybersecurity: How the Big Players are Changing the World and How to Secure the Data”   Hear thought-leadership from Intel’s Melvin Greer at CAPRE’s Mid-Atlantic Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit on September 10. Melvin Greer is Chief Data Scientist – Americas, Intel Corporation. Melvin uses his knowledge in […] more

CAPRE Exclusive: US-China Trade War Has Caused 5G Rollout Over $1 Billion USD in Losses

Aug 27, 2019

 DENVER, CO – CAPRE’s Construction, Design, Engineering Evolution and the Optimization of Hyperscale, Colocation & Enterprise Data Centers Summit dove deep into many of the topics pushing the tempo in the Mountain West data center industry, and CAPRE invited Matt Wendel, Director of Public Affairs and Communications for Colorado Technology Association, which recently celebrated […] more

 DENVER, CO – CAPRE’s Construction, Design, Engineering Evolution and the Optimization of Hyperscale, Colocation & Enterprise Data Centers Summit dove deep into many of the topics pushing the tempo in the Mountain West data center industry, and CAPRE invited Matt Wendel, Director of Public Affairs and Communications for Colorado Technology Association, which recently celebrated […] more

Raising the Bar with AFL Hyperscale: Clients Expect Better Service, Shorter Lead-Times

Aug 27, 2019

LEESBURG, VA — Robert Dennelly is the Director of Product Line Management & Engineering at AFL Hyperscale, which creates and delivers scalable and innovative network infrastructure solutions. A global leader in fiber optic technology, AFL Hyperscale brings together over 70 years of design and manufacturing expertise to create next generation, end to end connectivity solutions […] more

LEESBURG, VA — Robert Dennelly is the Director of Product Line Management & Engineering at AFL Hyperscale, which creates and delivers scalable and innovative network infrastructure solutions. A global leader in fiber optic technology, AFL Hyperscale brings together over 70 years of design and manufacturing expertise to create next generation, end to end connectivity solutions […] more

Rima’s​ Rundown: CAPRE’s Atlanta Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Summit Key Takeaways

Aug 26, 2019

Missed CAPRE’s Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit? Check out my top 5 takeaways below: The Atlanta data center market continues to grow, but mainly driven by enterprise colocation deals, with smaller colocation leases. For wholesale or hyperscale leases, Atlanta has yet to see the growth rates the Arizona and Nevada markets have […] more

Missed CAPRE’s Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit? Check out my top 5 takeaways below: The Atlanta data center market continues to grow, but mainly driven by enterprise colocation deals, with smaller colocation leases. For wholesale or hyperscale leases, Atlanta has yet to see the growth rates the Arizona and Nevada markets have […] more

Not Just Freshmen: Grad Students, Faculty, International Students All Need On-Campus Housing | CAPRE Mountain West Student Housing Forum Exclusive

Aug 26, 2019

DENVER, CO — One of the most salient refrains at CAPRE’s Mountain West Student Housing Forum was the fact that institutions — large and small — are having a hard time raising capital for the creation of housing. However, in the panel “Exploring the Ins-and Outs of Public-Private Partnerships Between Academic Institutions and Third-Party Developers,” […] more

DENVER, CO — One of the most salient refrains at CAPRE’s Mountain West Student Housing Forum was the fact that institutions — large and small — are having a hard time raising capital for the creation of housing. However, in the panel “Exploring the Ins-and Outs of Public-Private Partnerships Between Academic Institutions and Third-Party Developers,” […] more

CAPRE Exclusive | Credit Suisse’s Sami Badri Sees Some Noise in MTDC QOQ Growth, But Mostly Green Shoots for Industry

Aug 26, 2019

ATLANTA, GA – CAPRE prides itself on presenting first-class analysis at its International Data Center Summits, Sami Badri, Senior Analyst for Credit Suisse is an integral part of our success. At CAPRE’s Fourth Annual Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit, Badri presented “The Acceleration of Colocation in 2019”, which sought to address critical […] more

ATLANTA, GA – CAPRE prides itself on presenting first-class analysis at its International Data Center Summits, Sami Badri, Senior Analyst for Credit Suisse is an integral part of our success. At CAPRE’s Fourth Annual Greater Atlanta Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit, Badri presented “The Acceleration of Colocation in 2019”, which sought to address critical […] more

Allen Tucker Commentary: Data Center Demand Takes A Breather

Aug 23, 2019

Legendary data center broker, Allen Tucker, recently posted his thoughts on the state of data center leasing in 2019.  At CAPRE, we’re pleased to share his intelligence. Still on the Tucker Summer Trek America Tour. See you in September! In the meantime, here’s the summary 1st half 2019 data center market update. #NoVA / #InternetCapitol […] more

Legendary data center broker, Allen Tucker, recently posted his thoughts on the state of data center leasing in 2019.  At CAPRE, we’re pleased to share his intelligence. Still on the Tucker Summer Trek America Tour. See you in September! In the meantime, here’s the summary 1st half 2019 data center market update. #NoVA / #InternetCapitol […] more

Q&A with PacketFabric’s Jezzibell Gilmore on the Challenges for Women in Mission Critical | “Working Twice as Hard, with Twice the Self-Doubt”

Aug 23, 2019

LEESBURG, VA — Jezzibell Gilmore has been the Senior Vice President of Business Development at PacketFabric, LLC. since July 2015. Jezzibell was an early stage employee of AboveNet Communications and Akamai Technologies, and previously served as VP of Operations at RoamData, as well as VP of Business Development for GTT. A passionate advocate for women […] more

LEESBURG, VA — Jezzibell Gilmore has been the Senior Vice President of Business Development at PacketFabric, LLC. since July 2015. Jezzibell was an early stage employee of AboveNet Communications and Akamai Technologies, and previously served as VP of Operations at RoamData, as well as VP of Business Development for GTT. A passionate advocate for women […] more

“You Can’t Outsource Accountability” | Denver Data Center Insiders Discuss Worst-Case Scenarios and Unique Mission Critical Hazards

Aug 23, 2019

DENVER, CO – CAPRE isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions. Or maybe even feature a whole panel of them. That’s why CAPRE’s recent Construction, Design, Engineering Evolution and the Optimization of Hyperscale, Colocation & Enterprise Data Centers Summit in Denver featured a panel titled “Worst Case Scenarios: Addressing Unique Mission Critical Hazards, Including Water, […] more

DENVER, CO – CAPRE isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions. Or maybe even feature a whole panel of them. That’s why CAPRE’s recent Construction, Design, Engineering Evolution and the Optimization of Hyperscale, Colocation & Enterprise Data Centers Summit in Denver featured a panel titled “Worst Case Scenarios: Addressing Unique Mission Critical Hazards, Including Water, […] more

“Cloud Providers Are in a Race to Add Regions” | CAPRE Exclusive with Compass Data Centers’ Mike Segal

Aug 22, 2019

LEESBURG, VA — As VP for International Business Development, Compass Datacenters’ Mike Segal manages the entire sales cycle, business case development and ongoing account management for large, strategic customers. Mike is also involved in crafting strategy messaging to the international marketplace. Compass serves cloud and SaaS providers, enterprises, colocation and hosting companies, and customers with […] more

LEESBURG, VA — As VP for International Business Development, Compass Datacenters’ Mike Segal manages the entire sales cycle, business case development and ongoing account management for large, strategic customers. Mike is also involved in crafting strategy messaging to the international marketplace. Compass serves cloud and SaaS providers, enterprises, colocation and hosting companies, and customers with […] more