Data Center Investment

Historical

  • Since 2008,the largest data center leases that have been signed  are technology-related companies such as Google,Yahoo,Microsoft,Apple and Facebook.
  • Facebook has absorbed more wholesale data center space than any other company during the last two years. However,colocation and cloud companies are not far behind.
  • During the last two years,companies have shifted their focus from building their own data centers to leasing from third-party operators.
  • Some of the reasoning behind this is to reallocate capital to core operations,as well as the availability of wholesale space and competency of the operators.
  • According to Gartner,50 percent of data centers that were built . . . →Read More:Data Center Investment