Space Invaders:The Take up of Colocation in NYC &NJ

In the latest issue of Datacenter Dynamics Focus I was quoted regarding the NYC and NJ colocation and wholesale data center market.  For Datacenter Dynamics’take on the market and some of my insights,check out the article here:Space Invaders:The Take up of Colocation in NYC and New Jersey

Colocation – Concerned over long term fundamentals – Think Again (Part III)

Containers are a GREAT concept but they are a very poor substitute for real estate.  Let me explain.

Suppose that I could issue an RFP and have a

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Now is the time….

Only after getting past “what is this really going to cost”,can we get down to what do we really need? . . . →Read More:Now is the time….

Southeast Region Update

National Highlights

  • Google is reportedly purchasing 111 Eighth Ave. in New York for a 5-percent capitalization rate.
  • Allied Fiber is nearing completion of  its 1,200 mile + dark fiber platform between New York,Chicago and Ashburn. Engineering work on Phase 2 (Ashburn -Knoxville -Chattanooga -Atlanta -Jacksonville -Miami) will commence in early 2011. Allied is completing the designs of several co-builds from both carrier and non-carrier network operators.

Spotlight:Georgia

  • Nearly 500,000 square feet of collocation space will become available through new development and lease expirations.  Atlanta has a total of more than 2.5 MSF of internet data center space.
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