Fostering Business Competitiveness

The Digital Realty data centre is located just outside Portland, Oregon. The Rose City of Portland, Oregon, serves as a strategic pivot point for trade and commerce throughout North America, Asia and Europe. To foster business competitiveness, increased efficiencies, time-to-market and job creation the City of Portland has adopted a "cluster strategy" in key industries including software, activewear, advanced manufacturing and clean technology.

The synergies realized through the coordination of training, resources and knowledge capture in these sectors charges business development that transcend traditional public sector assistance whilst ensuring investment in and a bright future for businesses that show the promise of growth as well as sustainability.