A Hyperscale data centers is defined as when one tenant leases at least 10 Megawatts of data center space. Typically, the architectures are designed to provide a single, massively scalable compute architecture that can scale with demand. Hyperscale computing is necessary when a company needs to build a robust and scalable cloud, AI, or distributed storage system and is often associated with the infrastructure required to run global companies such as Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Amazon.

Equinix Will Bring xScale Hyperscale Data Centers to the U.S.

Feb. 19, 2024
Equinix wants a bigger piece of the hyperscale data center market in North America, where it will begin building its xScale design, which previously has been available in Europe...

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Hyperscale Rising

Feb. 21, 2024
Alan Keizer and Keith Sullivan of AFL explore the growth and evolution of hyperscale computing from being a nice-to-have to a must-have.
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Data Center Pioneer Christian Belady To Advise DigitalBridge On Cloud, AI Investment, Expansion

Feb. 13, 2024
In his new role at DigitalBridge, Belady will provide strategic counsel in support of the continued development of the firm’s global data center portfolio, which it says is now...
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When Will Virginia's Leesburg Cluster Catch Up to Ashburn's Data Center Alley?

Feb. 2, 2024
An update on developments in Virginia's growing Leesburg data center cluster, featuring an exclusive interview with TA Realty's newly appointed hyperscale development lead, Tim...
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Data Centers Are Booming In Ohio’s Digital Heartland

Jan. 31, 2024
There’s a land grab underway in Central Ohio, which has seen a burst of land banking by data center developers, making the Columbus region a focal point for future digital infrastructur...
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"Green" Data Center

Hyperscale Giants Prepare for Jolly, Green Data Centers in New U.S. Geographies

Jan. 26, 2024
There's lots of news this week about major hyperscale players building data centers in new places. Two key examples are AWS planning to invest $10 billion to build two new data...
PowerHouse Data Centers

PowerHouse Data Centers Plans New NoVA Campus In Spotsylvania, Moves Nationally Into Reno, NV

Jan. 26, 2024
Charting the moves leading up to PowerHouse Data Centers' one-two January punch, with major new campus site developments announced for Spotsylvania, Virginia and, for the first...
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DCF Show: Hyperscale LED Lighting Approach A Pathfinder for All Data Centers

Jan. 17, 2024
For this episode of the DCF Show podcast, Data Center Frontier Editor in Chief Matt Vincent spoke with Sam Rabinowitz, CEO of Lantana LED, a supplier and provider of LED luminaires...
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Keeping Pace with the Surge of AI-Driven Data Center Financing and Property Investment

Jan. 16, 2024
Driven by deep reverberations from the current cloud and AI boom, the pace of data center industry investment and real estate financing moves in recent months -- and especially...