by Byrne Murphy, Chairman and co-founder of DigiPlex

2017 shall feature three salient characteristics in the European data center sector:

by Daryl Seaton, CFO, VIRTUS Data Centres

Data centres provide the infrastructure and building blocks upon which the digital economy is based. If our digital economy is to continue to thrive and grow as anticipated, as a sector, we need to ensure that we continue to provide the required space, security, power and connectivity for this to happen. Accordingly we need to be able to raise capital to build and develop the facilities. As one of the founders of VIRTUS Data Centres, one of my primary roles since the business started has been focussed on exactly that in this hugely capital-intensive sector.