Scott Noteboom: Technology Trapped in Real Estate Prison

Data Center Knowledge

Former Apple and Yahoo data center chief Scott Noteboom spoke at Data Center World on the need to free data center technology from the real estate mind set. Read More. AFCOM Data Center Design Featured

Google Out of Space at 111 8th, Eyes More Manhattan Real Estate

Data Center Knowledge

Just three years after buying one of the largest buildings in Manhattan, Google is apparently running out of office space at 111 8th Avenue and is once again scouting Manhattan real estate. Read More. Google

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Australian real estate company goes all in on public cloud

Computer Weekly

Australian real estate marketing company moves systems into the cloud to help it compete during a property boom

Top Real Estate Apps

IT Toolbox

This post looks at a few of the top real estate apps

Surge of New Capacity Expected in Top US Data Center Markets This Year

Data Center Knowledge

Brokers say speculative construction and corporate real estate assets coming to market not likely to create unfavorable conditions for providers. Read More. Colocation Supply and Demand

Equinix Heats Up Data Center Alley’s Landgrab Rush

Data Center Knowledge

Recent real-estate deal signals that data center land in Loudoun County just got more expensive. Read More. Colocation Equinix Supply and Demand Washington DC Area

Growth Continues in Secondary North American Data Center Markets

Data Center Knowledge

Commercial real estate brokers see activity pick up outside of Silicon Valley and New York Read More. Colocation Featured Supply and Demand

Cloud Fuels Unprecedented Data Center Boom in Northern Virginia

Data Center Knowledge

Real estate brokers predict Data Center Alley in 2016 see double the amount of leasing it saw last year. Read More. Colocation Featured Investing Supply and Demand Washington DC Area

First San Francisco Data Center Building Up for Sale in Years

Data Center Knowledge

Real estate broker marketing 23 MW facility near Digital’s 200 Paul Read More. Silicon Valley Site Selection

Clise Pitches 12-Story Seattle Data Center That Will Recycle Waste Heat

Data Center Knowledge

Real estate firm files planning documents for facility close to Westin building and Amazon campus Read More. colocation Seattle

Is it Time to Put a ‘For Sale’ Sign on Your Data Center?

Data Center Knowledge

Real estate broker says time is right for a sale-leaseback, with plenty buyers in the market Read More. Data Center Strategies Featured

AmEx Data Center Sale to Add Capacity in Burgeoning Minneapolis Market

Data Center Knowledge

Real estate broker says facility may do for Minneapolis what 350 Cermak did for Chicago Read More. DCI Technology Deals Featured Minneapolis

Chinese CDN ChinaCache Sells Data Center Business

Data Center Knowledge

Gets out of capital-intensive real estate business to focus on technology Read More. Asia-Pacific Colocation Deals

Tough Times For The Tokyo Stock Exchange's CIO (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Your Source For Real World IT Department Leadership Skills™. Post tags: convertible bonds , exchange traded funds , Nikkei Stock Average , Osaka Securities Exchange , real-estate investment trusts , suspension of trading , Tokyo Stock Exchange , traders , trading , TSE.

Equinix Buys Land to Expand in Tight Silicon Valley Data Center Market

Data Center Knowledge

With skyrocketing real estate prices, land in the Valley is a much bigger factor for data center builds than elsewhere Read More. Colocation Equinix Silicon Valley Site Selection Supply and Demand

The Best CRM Solution for Real Estate Agents

IT Toolbox

Like many other industries, real estate can use all the help available, which is why many brokers and agencies are asking the question, “What’s the best CRM solution?” Customer relationship management (CRM) apps have traditionally been designed to make the sales process more efficient. ” With so many choices—Contractually, Wise Agent, and Salesforce.com, to name but a few—it’s

Report: Data Center Leasing Surged 25 Percent in 2013

Data Center Knowledge

Data center demand from social media companies and cloud-builders contributed to a surge in leasing of wholesale data center suites in 2013, with total leasing volume up about 25 percent from 2012, according to a report from a real estate firm.

Top Tech Tricks to Increase Real Estate Prices

IT Toolbox

There aren't too many better examples than the real estate market because homes aren't cheap. One of the biggest benefits of technology is the huge return on your investment by making small changes to the way you currently do things. Let's look at some of the technology revolutionizing the industry

Atlanta: Poised for New Data Center Development

Data Center Knowledge

The supply of data center real estate is currently favorable for customers in the United States. However, as more businesses outsource their IT operations and cloud computing rises in popularity, demand will begin to outweigh supply. Read More. Industry Perspectives

7 free tools every network needs

Network World

In the real estate world, the mantra is location, location, location. In the network and server administration world, the mantra is visibility, visibility, visibility. If you don't know what your network and servers are doing at every second of the day, you're flying blind. Sooner or later, you're going to meet with disaster. Fortunately, many good tools, both commercial and open source, are available to shine much-needed light into your environment.

Prudential, Digital Realty Deal Could Boost Data Center Investment

Data Center Knowledge

Prudential Real Estate Investors (PREI) has teamed with Digital Realty Trust on a $369 million joint venture to operate fully-leased corporate data centers.By

JDM Buys State Farm’s Phoenix Data Center in Sale-Leaseback Transaction

Data Center Knowledge

Commercial real estate firm continues investment in Arizona, expecting rapid population growth in next 30 years Read More. Deals Enterprise Phoenix

12 ways you’ll use Apple’s ARKit in your enterprise

Computerworld Vertical IT

In real estate, you can also anticipate immersive VR tours of potential homes – you’ll even be able to place your own furniture in them to see what works where. This may also foster even more rapid decline in retail real estate revenues). Enterprises pondering a push into augmented and virtual reality will need to embrace Apple’s ARKit , if only to access the hundreds of millions of already deployed devices capable of accessing these next-generation experiences.

How to Make CRM Your Most Valuable Asset

IT Toolbox

Real estate brokers may say location is their most valuable asset, while new products and partnerships may be the answer for owners of IT businesses. Business owners should step back and ask themselves what their most valuable asset is. The answers will vary depending on industry. Regardless of the industry, more business and more customers is the ultimate response, which is possible through a properly

More Than 500,000 SF in Wholesale Deals in 2013

Data Center Knowledge

Data center developers have leased more than 500,000 square feet of turn-key "wholesale" space in 2013, shrinking the supply of available space in in key markets, according to new data from real estate firm Avison Young.

Understanding Cloud Computing for Your Business

CTOvision

Furthermore, building highly available applications required distributing data centers across the globe, which added additional real estate and utility costs to any company looking to grow internationally. Carol M. Evenson.

ROOT Shaking Up Montreal Colocation Prices

Data Center Knowledge

Colocation startup says KyotoCooling heat wheel, cheap hydroelectricity and real estate will allow it to offer retail colo at wholesale rates Read More. colocation Cooling Data Center Design Green Data Centers

Tech News Roundup February 5

CTOvision

Technology still changing the way people buy and sell real estate - NewsOK.com. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics in the technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. QTS to Showcase Gov’t-Focused Cloud, Managed IT Services Portfolio. New committee looks to elevate electronic warfare - FCW.com. Utah sues federal government over sage grouse plan - KSL.com.

System Integration Morphs To Cloud Service Integration

Cloud Musings

Although CSBs often deliver transactional cloud services, their real value lies in the unique ongoing operational support they provide. Cloud Service Brokerage is changing from an industry footnote toward becoming a major system integration play.

System 127

Responsive Web Design Is Not Mobile First

Forrester IT

More often than not, you must deliver a different experience on smartphones, one that is task-oriented, loads instantaneously, uses the available real estate wisely, works with one hand, and delivers service directly into the full context of a consumer's mobile web moment.

The Demand For Industry-Specific CRM Explodes

Forrester IT

Alternatively, a real estate professional would like to use CRM to track not only client contact information but also additional data elements such as properties, lease/sales comps, and stacking plans, which illustrate how healthy a property is in terms of tenants and leases. Horizontal CRM solutions -- as mature as they are (and they have been around for 20+ years) -- don't always do a good job at supporting industry-specific business processes.

Finding a Framework for Hybrid Cloud Risk Management

Cloud Musings

More About Cloud Service Brokerage The IT service brokerage function addressed here is in no way similar to the real estate or financial service broker function with which many are familiar. (Sponsored by IBM.

Tech News Roundup March 16

CTOvision

for commercial real estate investment marketplace. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker. Matt Rahman Joins Tangible Security as Commercial Cyber Solutions SVP, GM. Menlo Ventures leads $14.5M round for Usermind, an enterprise business operations startup. Trifacta Expands Federal Market Presence to Accelerate the. Consumer Electronics Net.