A report from Equinix (EQIX) estimates data center construction investments rose 24% Y/Y in...

|By:, SA News Editor

A report from Equinix (EQIX) estimates data center construction investments rose 24% Y/Y in 2011, to $2.4B, and Paolo Gorgo believes 2012 should be another year of strong growth. Soaring traffic for a slew of web applications is keeping demand high, and is expected to lead to a supply crunch for colocation space. Aside from Equinix, key industry players include COR, DLR, DFT, INXN, and RAX.