Digital Realty’s Tracy Biggs Advice for Women New to Mission Critical: Find a Leader or Coach and Ask for Mentoring

LEESBURG, VA -- Tracy Biggs is a Director of Sales and Strategic Accounts at Digital Realty, a real estate investment trust that invests in carrier-neutral data centers and provides colocation and peering services. Digital Realty owns over 200 data center facilities totaling over 34 million rentable square feet. Tracy will be a featured speaker at CAPRE's Women of Mission Critical Data Center Summit on September 9, where she will participate in the panel "State of the Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Industry: Past, Present and Future." We connected with Tracy for a quick Q&A about the latest at Digital and the perspective she will bring to the Summit. CAPRE: What's the latest at Digital Realty? What's Digital's strategy for the rest of 2019 and into 2020? Biggs: Currently we are located in 36 metropolitan markets and have over 215 data center in 14  countries. We are continuing to grow to meet customer demands. It is a pretty exciting time for us. The strategy is really to create solutions for our customers that range from the ground to the cloud.  Anything from a couple cabinet colocation solution to a hyperscale deployment that along with the interconnection offer we have really separates us from some of the others in our market. CAPRE: What are you looking forward to about CAPRE's Women of Mission Critical Summit on September 9 and CAPRE's Seventh Annual Mid-Atlantic Data Center Summit on September 10? Biggs: I love…