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  1. N. Virginia Landgrab Continues: Next Amazon Data Center Campus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Data Center Knowledge

    The competition for land with entitlements suitable for large campuses in red-hot Northern Virginia data center market continues unabated. Corporate Office Property Trust, a publicly traded REIT that's built a lot of shell buildings for Amazon data centers in the region, appears to be in the process of entitling land for another data center campus.

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  2. After Beating Its Own Leasing Record in 2016, DuPont Fabros Keeps Foot on GasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Data Center Knowledge

    Looking back at 2016, there was very little wholesale data center leasing by enterprises compared to leasing by hyper-scale cloud companies - and even those large deals dried up towards the end of the year. The November election has often been cited as a reason, along with a lack of available large data halls in top markets.

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  3. Equinix Heats Up Data Center Alley's Landgrab RushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Data Center Knowledge

    Land near the main Equinix data center campus in Loudoun County, Virginia, core of the Northern Virginia data center market, is now more valuable than ever, as evidenced by a recent land deal in the area by the colocation and interconnection giant itself. Equinix has expanded its Ashburn land holdings by paying $34.5 million to acquire four land parcels totaling 34.5 acres, according to county records.

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  4. CyrusOne Shares Just Spiked On Good News - Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Data Center Knowledge

    It would not have been newsworthy during the first half of this year for Carrollton, Texas-based data center REIT CyrusOne to post a 3.6 percent share price gain in a single trading session. It simply would have been chalked up as business as usual.

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  5. NTT's RagingWire to Build a Third Ashburn Data Center ColossusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Data Center Knowledge

    In an astonishing signal of how much commitment is required for a data center operator to remain competitive in a hot market, Reno, Nevada-based RagingWire A A - a unit of Japan telco giant NTT Communications - announced Monday at the Gartner Data Center Summit in Las Vegas that it will be building a third massive data center complex in the Ashburn, Virginia area. If data had its own preference on where to reside, then the first pictures of RagingWire's VA3 complex look like a veritable country club.

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  6. Space Laser Network to Beam Bandwidth into Equinix Data CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Data Center Knowledge

    Laser Light Communications, one of the first companies to attempt to commercialize network connectivity via laser beams from satellites orbiting the Earth, has chosen Equinix data centers to act as the first hubs where companies will be able to access the hybrid space-terrestrial network it is planning to launch, the companies announced Tuesday. The world's bandwidth needs continue to skyrocket, but not every place on the planet is easily accessible for construction of terrestrial networks, prompting some companies to invest in commercializing connectivity via optical signals sent through the air, or, in Laser Light's case, through the atmosphere.

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  7. Digital Realty Challenges Equinix With Cloud Connectivity PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Data Center Knowledge

    In a move aimed at evening the score between itself, the colocation space leader , and Equinix, which leads in colocation market share, Digital Realty Trust is preparing to launch its own cloud connectivity platform. Digital Realty Service Exchange will enable private, direct connections between enterprise data centers and the Big Three public cloud providers: Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.

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  8. CoreSite Cranks Up Data Center Construction SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Data Center Knowledge

    CoreSite Realty is planning to spend more money on data center construction this year than in any past year, and the big property it is planning to buy in Northern Virginia for $60 million is part of this capital-deployment push. By the end of this year, the data center REIT expects to invest $260 million in capital, $220 of which will go to data center construction, Steve Smith, senior VP of sales at CoreSte, said.

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