CAPRE Conference Coverage

Q&A with Vantage Data Centers: Josh Buis Talks European Expansion, 2020 Strategy

Mar 19, 2020

CAPRE: Thanks for chatting with us Josh. We’re excited to hear the latest from Vantage. Tell us,what is Vantage’s strategy as we head into 2020? Buis: If you look at where Vantage has come from, as of 2-3 years ago, we were a regional data center provider in Santa Clara and Quincy, WA. If you […] more

CAPRE: Thanks for chatting with us Josh. We’re excited to hear the latest from Vantage. Tell us,what is Vantage’s strategy as we head into 2020? Buis: If you look at where Vantage has come from, as of 2-3 years ago, we were a regional data center provider in Santa Clara and Quincy, WA. If you […] more

NorCal Hyperscale Investment Roundtable | Sale-Leasebacks are the Opportunity du Jour

Mar 18, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — The closing panel of CAPRE’s recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit concluded the daylong panel with a look at a perennially important facet of the data center industry – the hyperscalers. “The Growth of Hyperscale Data Centers: Analysis of the Impact of Record-Setting Investment on the Industry” was moderated by Kevin […] more

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — The closing panel of CAPRE’s recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit concluded the daylong panel with a look at a perennially important facet of the data center industry – the hyperscalers. “The Growth of Hyperscale Data Centers: Analysis of the Impact of Record-Setting Investment on the Industry” was moderated by Kevin […] more

NoVA Economic Development Roundtable: Incentives are Great, But Just the Beginning of the Story

Mar 17, 2020

DULLES, VA — One of the most well-received panel discussions at CAPRE’s 2020 Digital Infrastructure Outlook in Northern VA was all about economic development. “Taxes, Incentives & Public Sector Involvement: What Developers and Investors Should Know about Working in Virginia in 2020” featured the input of a trio of specialists representing three different regions of […] more

DULLES, VA — One of the most well-received panel discussions at CAPRE’s 2020 Digital Infrastructure Outlook in Northern VA was all about economic development. “Taxes, Incentives & Public Sector Involvement: What Developers and Investors Should Know about Working in Virginia in 2020” featured the input of a trio of specialists representing three different regions of […] more

Vast Data Centers’ Wes Swenson Talks Hyperscale CapEx at CAPRE’s Southwest Convention: “We’ve Seen a Plateau of Demand”

Mar 16, 2020

LAS VEGAS, NV — CAPRE’s Southwest Digital Infrastructure Industry Convention kicked off with a roundtable event, “Market Overview: Analysis of the Impact of Record-Setting Investment on the Industry and Future Opportunities in Hyperscale, Edge and 5” which featured Wes Swenson, Chief Executive Officer of Vast Data Centers; John Regan, Chief Technical Officer & Senior Vice-President […] more

LAS VEGAS, NV — CAPRE’s Southwest Digital Infrastructure Industry Convention kicked off with a roundtable event, “Market Overview: Analysis of the Impact of Record-Setting Investment on the Industry and Future Opportunities in Hyperscale, Edge and 5” which featured Wes Swenson, Chief Executive Officer of Vast Data Centers; John Regan, Chief Technical Officer & Senior Vice-President […] more

The Next Frontier in AI? Lights Out Data Centers, But We Need the Connectivity First

Mar 13, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Everyone wants to know what’s driving hyperscale growth, and whether we should expect this tour de force to continue into the future. After all, things are changing, but not in the most uniform way. So CAPRE’s introductory panel at it’s recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit dove deep into this topic. […] more

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Everyone wants to know what’s driving hyperscale growth, and whether we should expect this tour de force to continue into the future. After all, things are changing, but not in the most uniform way. So CAPRE’s introductory panel at it’s recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit dove deep into this topic. […] more

Going Green vs Buying Green: MTDCs Have to Figure Out How They Play

Mar 12, 2020

DULLES, VA – Everyone in the data center industry, especially those in the hyperscale world, are feeling the pressure to go green and to be responsible environmental stewards. CAPRE convened a panel titled “How are End-Users Driving ESG Practices among Data Center Providers?” to explore how various stakeholders from across the industry are making the […] more

DULLES, VA – Everyone in the data center industry, especially those in the hyperscale world, are feeling the pressure to go green and to be responsible environmental stewards. CAPRE convened a panel titled “How are End-Users Driving ESG Practices among Data Center Providers?” to explore how various stakeholders from across the industry are making the […] more

CushWake’s Gene Williams: “The Movement of Hyperscalers Outside of the Core is Going to Change our Dynamics”

Mar 11, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — The closing panel of CAPRE’s recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit concluded the daylong panel with a look at a perennially important facet of the data center industry – the hyperscalers. “The Growth of Hyperscale Data Centers: Analysis of the Impact of Record-Setting Investment on the Industry” was moderated by Kevin […] more

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — The closing panel of CAPRE’s recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit concluded the daylong panel with a look at a perennially important facet of the data center industry – the hyperscalers. “The Growth of Hyperscale Data Centers: Analysis of the Impact of Record-Setting Investment on the Industry” was moderated by Kevin […] more

Are We Really at the Year of the Edge? NorCal Insiders Say Demand for Low Latency May Force the Industry’s Hand

Mar 10, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – As we take stock of where the industry lies today, as well as where it’s headed next, one topic is perennially on everyone’s radar – the Edge. So that’s why CAPRE convened a panel discussion at its recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit titled, “The Year of the Edge: Data Center […] more

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – As we take stock of where the industry lies today, as well as where it’s headed next, one topic is perennially on everyone’s radar – the Edge. So that’s why CAPRE convened a panel discussion at its recent Northern California Digital Infrastructure Summit titled, “The Year of the Edge: Data Center […] more

Credit Suisse’s Sami Badri: 2020 Hyperscale CapEx is Up, But Don’t Jump for Joy Til You See the Deployment Numbers

Mar 9, 2020

LAS VEGAS, NV — CAPRE’s Southwest Digital Infrastructure Industry Convention kicked off with a roundtable event featuring Wes Swenson, Chief Executive Officer of Vast Data Centers; John Regan, Chief Technical Officer & Senior Vice-President of Acquisitions at Landmark Dividend; Luke Denmon, Senior Vice-President of the Technology Solutions Practice at Colliers International; as well as Michael […] more

LAS VEGAS, NV — CAPRE’s Southwest Digital Infrastructure Industry Convention kicked off with a roundtable event featuring Wes Swenson, Chief Executive Officer of Vast Data Centers; John Regan, Chief Technical Officer & Senior Vice-President of Acquisitions at Landmark Dividend; Luke Denmon, Senior Vice-President of the Technology Solutions Practice at Colliers International; as well as Michael […] more

CAPRE Data Center Podcast | Breakfast with Badri: Analysis of Market Opportunities in Nevada, Arizona, Oregon and California

Mar 8, 2020

 LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Credit Suisse’s Senior Analyst, Sami Badri, led an intimate and provocative discussion with digital infrastructure and data center executives on Thursday, March 5 during CAPRE’s Southwest Digital Infrastructure Convention. With rapid changes in technology, compute and shifting user demands, the panel aimed to bring clarity to the hyperscale, edge, 5G, […] more

 LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Credit Suisse’s Senior Analyst, Sami Badri, led an intimate and provocative discussion with digital infrastructure and data center executives on Thursday, March 5 during CAPRE’s Southwest Digital Infrastructure Convention. With rapid changes in technology, compute and shifting user demands, the panel aimed to bring clarity to the hyperscale, edge, 5G, […] more