Top 20 Data Center Tech Companies - 2018

Data centers are undergoing robust changes driven by numerous technologies like wearables and big data, thereby making organizations view, plan and build their data centers incomparably. With IoT and cloud playing greater roles in enterprises, data centers offering unmatched capabilities in terms of storage and protection are transforming the way enterprises have been dealing with their data. From small to large data center to cloud based shared centers enterprises are plunging their capabilities in data handling.

The implementation of disruptive technologies in data centers is further creating new pavements for organizations in data management. Many organizations are now choosing to build their own data centers or are migrating to leased co-location facilities and public cloud which is a centralized data center. In the near future, trends like storage to compute and on-demand access of data centers, use of transformed DCIM and ITSM system will move organizations towards better and unmatched data and risk managements. Organizations all over the world are fast adapting to these changes and are looking for tactical data center solutions with proven credentials to cope up with the upcoming trends.

To help enterprises find the right data center solution provider, a distinguished selection panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts, and the CIOReview’s editorial board has selected a list of data center solution providers that exhibit innovative technologies combined with latest data management strategies.

We have considered the vendor’s ability in building solutions and services that can effectively yet economically account for productive data management, keeping in mind the factor of time-focused delivery.

We present to you CIO Review’s “20 Most Promising Data Center Solution Providers - 2018.”

Top Data Center Companies

Provides end-to-end data center solutions from conceptualization to execution, for organizations worldwide

Global Data Center and Interconnection expertise, delivering value to clients by assisting them with all aspects of the solution evaluation and implementation process

The company provides one of the fastest and safest ways to deploy complex technology

FirstLight is a leading provider of excellent data center, security, and a suite of cloud-based services by effective utilization of optical fiber networks

Designs air conditioning equipment for data centers, load applications, and technical rooms

Provides second-generation DCIM solutions to overcome the shortcomings of legacy data center management tools

TZ’s SMArt™ data center protection systems provide physical security at the Layer 6 cabinet level


Provides an e-commerce platform with latest technological products, advanced TV services, high speed internet and phone services


BT provides customers with broadband plans, phone systems, TV services, mobile carrier services, and networking and data center management services

China Unicom (Americas)

Provides global resources, IoT Applications, Big Data, Cloud Computing and ICT services to enterprises with end-to-end global integrated telecommunication solutions


Commvault delivers dynamic scale-out infrastructure by upgrading data protection using its HyperScale technology


CoreSite offers colocation and interconnection solutions for networks, cloud and IT service providers, and enterprise companies spanning over a variety of industries


Helps managing data centers and ensures business integrity at the time of disasters, helping in migration or relocation and providing low cost interconnection across networks

Cyxtera Technologies

Cyxtera provides its clients with advanced cybersecurity based on a global data center platform in order to secure and support their apps and websites

Digital Realty

Digital Reality is a company which works in an interconnected environment to connect the customers to cloud, critical services and data centers in order to drive businesses


Equinix is a company which physically and virtually interconnects the IT prospects of its clients throughout the globe

QTS Reality

Provides interconnectivity services to its clients by managing software-defined data centers


ServiceNow provides its clients with services and training and certification to reduce costs, minimize deployment risks, maximize ROI and ensure assurance that the client is doing good

Sungard Availability Services

Sungard AS is a service provider which delivers business continuity, IT disaster recovery, and integrated and responsive clound systems by partnering with customers around the globe


Provides wireless technologies and caters its clients needs on content and management, IoT and Managed Security