Data center developers, investors, capital sources and colocation firms attended CAPRE’s 2018 Data Center Forecast on January 31, 2018 held at 1757 Golf Club in Ashburn, VA. This important year-in-review and 2018 forecast reviewed the national data center outlook as well as the Mid-Atlantic outlook. It again placed Virginia at the top of data centers under construction and in planning.
Berenzweig Leonard’s Steve Britt, who leads the firm’s Cybersecurity practice, participated on a five-member panel reviewing EU data center M&A activity as well as the impact of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that will take effect on May 25, 2018. This regulation harmonizes data privacy laws across Europe and protects the data privacy of all EU residents.