Data Realty Blog

Magazine Article Cover Page: Taking the Big Data Plunge
Mon, 05/19/2014 - 17:19

As media executives contemplate trends like cord cutting and the widespread upheaval of the newspaper industry, many have heard, or been told, that if only they were able to harness big data, they might be able to sidestep certain difficulties and create strategies for growth.

Mon, 05/05/2014 - 11:45

Power supply is a key consideration to building a data center. How else can you ensure customers that their data will remain protected in your facility? To guarantee consistent and safe power to each of your data cabinets, consider the following features to highlight for customers: Security and continuity of power; Minimized costs for customers and your data center; Sustainable practices; and an Adaptable infrastructure that will meet demands of data change.

Article Expansion Solutions Magazine, AEP + Data Realty
Thu, 04/24/2014 - 17:18

When Data Realty Northern Indiana opened their data center in October 2012, they knew the power infrastructure was ideal "on paper," but did not anticipate the term "ideal" would continue to be used in their vocabulary once the data center was fully functional. Now, 16 months of operation later, Chief Technology Officer Tom Panozzo says, "The power supply and feed has been perfect. We haven't had one blip or hiccup in the power from AEP. And the best part is we have every reason to believe it will continue. This is the standard operating procedure...ideal power. That's pretty cool."

Dataversity logo
Sat, 04/19/2014 - 10:48

Our employees are fans of all of the resources and benefits that today’s technologies have to offer. As a prime example, one of our Big Data team members attended a recent webinar and gained some helpful insight on data strategy. Hosted on Dataversity’s website, the webinar "Competing with Data - Strategy & Organization" was presented by Tom Redmond, President of Navesink Consulting Group and former manager at AT&T’s Data Quality Labs.

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 12:48

Data Realty’s Northern Indiana data center is toured daily by potential clients, but according to CTO Tom Panozzo, "People don’t always ask the right questions to really understand the health of a data center. Even an experienced IT consultant can be led astray during a tour." So, in order for Data Realty to help their own prospective clients to evaluate data centers and compare "apples to apples," they’ve provided the "Ten Questions Every Data Center Should Answer."

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 10:34

We offer a separate power grid from Chicagoland, a big data analytics infrastructure, and a business model where many customers are owners. We can turn your data center from a cost center into a revenue generator … that’s where data lives.

Data is the New Oil
Fri, 02/28/2014 - 10:10

A few of our team members recently attended the 2014 Indy Big Data Conference. It was an exciting, insightful experience to be around such a wide range of individuals and businesses, all fascinated with and sharing their knowledge and passion around Big Data! Over 500 people attended, a mix of executives, business analysts, marketing and technology professionals actively seeking how to solve their critical business challenges.

Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:08

The recent temperature spikes above freezing combined with the frozen ground has caused winter flooding to be a concern for both residents and businesses throughout the Midwest region. Data Realty Northern Indiana wants every client to know that winter flooding is not a risk at the data center located at Ignition Park.



Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:12

With the Midwest experiencing an abnormally frigid winter this season, many people have been wishing for a warm beach with the sun shining on their faces. Data Realty Northern Indiana may not be in the Caribbean but they know how to keep things warm. Utilizing heated generators, a waterless cooling system and maintaining ideal humidity levels, Chief Technology Officer Tom Panozzo says, "Go ahead winter, do your worst."

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 12:15

Data Realty welcomes Kyle Davis as a critical team member for continued business development. Davis joins Data Realty with significant entrepreneurial skills. After receiving a degree in Finance from the University of Dayton, he worked at Purdue Research Park for three different start-up companies.