Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR) is a leading global provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. Digital Realty has built a global network of connected campuses and internet gateways that provide its customers with a trusted foundation for the digital world. Digital Realty works with companies across the Americas, EMEA and APAC in industries that range from cloud and information technology services, communications and social networking, to financial services, manufacturing, energy, healthcare and consumer products. www.digitalrealty.com
Why Digital Realty joined iMasons Founding Partner Program
By bringing together the builders of the digital age, Infrastructure Masons (iMasons) has established itself as a leading forum that empowers people and organizations to better our economy, environment and society through infrastructure. This is a mission Digital Realty believes in. We’re extremely proud and excited to join iMasons as a partner. It’s an honor to work together with iMasons and its illustrious members so we can strengthen how the industry builds and manages infrastructure that’s purpose-built for our digital future.
Partner Advisory Council Member
Over the past 30 years of his career, Lex Coors has built exceptionally strong credentials in the design of versatile, cost-effective and energy-efficient data centre infrastructures.
During his time with Interxion he has pioneered several new approaches to data centre design and management, including the improvement of power ratio efficiency between server load and transformer load, and the industry’s first ever modular approach to data centre architecture.
Lex is Visiting Professor at the University of East London working on the datacentre challenges on Sustainability and Energy efficiency, further Lex is Board member of the Climate neutral datacentre Pact, Board member of the EUDCA, Stakeholder at the EUDCA Policy committee where he supports as a Stakeholder the EU JRC for the European Code of Conduct for datacentre efficiency and he is member of the iMasons Advisory Council.
In 2010, Lex has also received the Personal Judges Award in Nice for Outstanding Contribution to the Datacentre Sector over the last 10 years by Broadgroup, and again by DCD in 2016.
He studied Mechanical Engineering and Management and Economics in Rotterdam.