Digital Realty Trust Presents Webinar on Emerging Trends in the European Datacentre Market
SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading owner and manager of corporate and Internet gateway datacentres, will present a Webinar about emerging trends in the European datacentre market on Monday, 18 February 2008 at 12:00 p.m. GMT. The Webinar will be hosted by Bernard Geoghegan, Vice President, who oversees Digital Realty Trust's operations in Europe. Digital Realty Trust's portfolio consists of 70 properties located in 26 markets throughout Europe and North America.
SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading owner and manager of corporate and Internet gateway datacentres, will present a Webinar about emerging trends in the European datacentre market on Monday, 18 February 2008 at 12:00 p.m. GMT. The Webinar will be hosted by Bernard Geoghegan, Vice President, who oversees Digital Realty Trust's operations in Europe. Digital Realty Trust's portfolio consists of 70 properties located in 26 markets throughout Europe and North America.
Topics addressed in this presentation will include: — Major trends that will influence the European datacentre market in 2008 — The leading issues driving datacentre expansion requirements — Key factors in selecting a geographic location for a new datacentre — Important power requirements for new datacentres — The impact of virtualization on datacentre space requirements — Criteria that users are adopting to evaluate potential partners and make their datacentre decisions — Comparisons between datacentre requirements in the Europe and in the United States
To register for this Webinar, visit http://www.digitalrealtytrust.com/email/DLR_EM_BG_Webinar_Invite.htm. An archived version of the Webinar will also be available at http://www.digitalrealtytrust.com after 18 February 2008.
About Digital Realty Trust, Inc.
Digital Realty Trust, Inc. owns, acquires, redevelops, develops and manages technology-related real estate. The Company is focused on providing Turn-Key Datacentre(TM) and Powered Base Building(TM) datacentre solutions for domestic and international tenants across a variety of industry verticals ranging from information technology and internet enterprises, to manufacturing and financial services. Digital Realty Trust's 70 properties, excluding one property held as an investment in an unconsolidated joint venture, contain applications and operations critical to the day-to-day operations of technology industry tenants and corporate enterprise datacentre tenants. Comprising approximately 12.3 million rentable square feet as of February 7, 2008, including 1.8 million square feet of space held for redevelopment, Digital Realty Trust's portfolio is located in 26 markets throughout North America and Europe. For additional information, please visit Digital Realty Trust's website at http://www.digitalrealtytrust.com.
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