Ashburn Virginia Data Center Supply and Demand Q2, 2013

The nation’s retail and wholesale data center capacity is in modest over-supply in a number of markets due to new capacity coming online as the industry has ramped up in light of changing business conditions and economic progress. The Virginia market, primarily focused around Ashburn, has also been growing rapidly with a little over 2 … Read more

Colorado Data Center Supply Update, FedEx, Walmart 2011

FedEx Opens Data Center After seven years of planning, FedEx opened their new 140,000-square-foot corporate Colorado Springs Data Center in Northgate business park which, by 2013, will replace their corporate technology center located in Memphis. “This will become our primary data center and will represent 40 percent of our overall computing capacity,” Rob Carter, Chief … Read more

Data Center Finance, Investing, and Real Estate Development Forum

I wanted to pass along an update on IMN Data Centers Forum on Financing, Investing, & Real Estate Development, scheduled for May 23-24 at the Marriott Magnificent Mile in Chicago. Their Inaugural DC Forum held this past November in Los Angeles, was a tremendous success w/ nearly 250 folks in attendance, featuring DC Developers/Operators/Owners, Tenants, … Read more


I had the opportunity to speak with Geoff Hampson late last year regarding the data center market. If you don’t know Geoff, he has been the captain of the ship at several retail brands including Peer 1 Network and CoreLink Data Centers. Geoff had a few things to say about the current environment, “It used … Read more

Data Center Real Estate Finance, Investment & Development Forum

WiredRE to present at IMN upcoming Forum on Financing, Investing, & Real Estate Development for Data Centers, scheduled for November 8-9 at the Hyatt Century Plaza in Los Angeles. A Who’s Who of Data Center Owners/Operators/Providers, Hosting Companies, and End-Users/Tenants will be amongst those represented here (please see below to view a listing of confirmed … Read more