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DartPoints’ Edge Approach Builds a Foundation for Global Connectivity
With over 30 years of experience working in technology and telecom, DartPoints’ President and CEO Scott Willis has seen a lot of change. He has seen edge computing playing a larger role in the greater data ecosystem. He has observed edge data centers enabling businesses to be more agile, enter new markets more quickly, and […]
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Local Internet Exchange
Internet Exchange Points - The On-Ramps to Extended Network Presence
Most people use the internet every day without giving much thought to the infrastructure that allows this to happen. It’s assumed that information would naturally flow from point A to point B using the most direct route. However, the people who provide internet services know all too well that this is not always the case. […]
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Local Internet Exchange
Life, Liberty & The Pursuit of Internet Independence
On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence, and the United States gained independence from Great Britain. Starting on this historic day, Americans had the same rights to self-government as other nations, and the promise of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” Flash forward almost 250 years, and we have […]
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Edge Network Data Centers Dallas Tx
Living on the Edge: The Right Partner Helps Providers and Operators Confidently Deploy in Edge Data Centers
As our personal, professional, and social lives become more deeply entrenched in the digital ecosystem, there is a continuous increase in the demand for data. This has created nationwide data delivery obstacles, exposing the massive need to provide low latency connectivity for network service operators, cloud providers, content providers, content delivery networks, and enterprises. Additionally, […]
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Edge Hpc
The Cool Facts: How and Why DartPoints Embraces Liquid Immersion Cooling
We’re at the point where high-performance computing, particularly at the hyperscaler level, demands the adoption of better data center cooling methods. Enter liquid immersion cooling, a green data center cooling method that involves directly immersing hardware in a non-conductive liquid.This way, heat generated by the hardware transfers more efficiently to the fluid. Liquids are better […]
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Dartpoints Cloud Services
Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure: Its Growth, Its Benefit, and Our Vision
Hybrid cloud infrastructure is reshaping the way enterprises manage data, but how did the widespread adoption of this business model come about? The exact origin of cloud computing infrastructure is difficult to pinpoint, and it varies depending on the source. Some say it was initiated by Joseph Carl Robnett Licklider in the 1960s with his […]
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A New Day for Digital Infrastructure: The Evolution Continues
As the U.S. continues to embrace digital transformation and come to terms with a permanent shift to remote work, the health of the nation’s digital infrastructure is in the spotlight. In November 2021, President Biden signed a $1 trillion infrastructure bill, which set aside $65 million for broadband and the digital infrastructure that makes it […]
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Interconnection Points Iowa
DartPoints joins the Open Grid Alliance (OGA) as one of 34 founding members
DartPoints has joined the Open Grid Alliance (OGA) along with dozens of other new members this month. The news comes along with the official formation of the OGA as a nonprofit organization. Founded in April, the OGA aims to evolve the internet by bringing great minds of the industry together “to rearchitect the Internet from […]
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Edge Market Data Center Iowa
DartPoints launches ‘edge market’ data center model in Iowa
Dallas-based DartPoints is testing the waters in Iowa with localized “edge-market” data centers designed to network across underserved regions in the U.S. Built in 2020, the company’s North Liberty edge data center represents one of 212 underserved markets targeted by DartPoints, which recently announced a partnership with DE-CIX International’s Internet Exchange carrier to deliver broadband […]
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Dartpoints Cloud Services
Scott Willis Among the Capacity Media Power 100 as DartPoints Moves to Transform Edge Markets
DartPoints CEO, Scott Willis, was honored this week to be included in the Capacity Media Power 100. Scott is recognized for his leadership role in guiding strategy and execution for DartPoints, a leader of carrier-neutral, interconnection data centers. 2021 marks the third annual Power 100, made up of the most influential people in the wholesale […]
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