Digital Realty Commences Offering Of Guaranteed Notes

            Digital Realty Commences Offering Of Guaranteed Notes

PR Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (the
"Company") (NYSE: DLR) today announced that Digital Stout Holding, LLC, a
wholly-owned subsidiary of its operating partnership, Digital Realty Trust,
L.P. (the "Operating Partnership"), has commenced a private placement, subject
to market conditions, of its Guaranteed Notes due 2025 (the "Notes"). The
Notes will be senior unsecured obligations of Digital Stout Holding, LLC and
will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed by the Company and the Operating
Partnership. The interest rate and offering price are to be determined by
negotiations between the Digital Stout Holding, LLC and the managers of the

The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering of the Notes to
temporarily repay borrowings under its global revolving credit facility, to
acquire additional properties, to fund development and redevelopment
opportunities, for general working capital purposes or a combination of the

The Notes will be offered only outside the United States in reliance on
Regulation S under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the
"Securities Act"). The Notes will not be registered under the Securities Act
and will not be offered or sold in the United States or to United States
persons (within the meaning of Regulation S under the Securities Act) absent
registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. This
press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an
offer to buy the Notes, nor shall there be any offer, solicitation or sale of
the Notes in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would
be unlawful.

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements
related to the timing and consummation of the offering of the Notes and the
expected use of the net proceeds. These risks and uncertainties include,
without limitation, risks and uncertainties related to market conditions and
satisfaction of customary closing conditions related to the offering. The
Company can provide no assurances that it will be able to complete the
offering on the anticipated terms, or at all. For a further list and
description of such risks and uncertainties, see the reports and other filings
by the Company and the Operating Partnership with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission, including the Company and the Operating Partnership's
combined Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and
combined Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for the quarters ended March 31, 2012,
June 30, 2012 and September 30, 2012. The Company disclaims any intention or
obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a
result of new information, future events or otherwise.

For Additional Information:
A. William Stein            Pamela M. Garibaldi
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Investor Relations
Chief Investment Officer    and Corporate Marketing
Digital Realty Trust, Inc.  Digital Realty Trust, Inc.
+1 (415) 738-6500           +1 (415) 738-6500

SOURCE Digital Realty Trust, Inc.

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