Digital Realty Selects Textura-CPM

Global Experts in Data Center Design and Operations Enhances Construction 
Payment Management Process. 
CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Textura(®) Corporation (NYSE: TXTR), the 
leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, 
announced that Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data 
center solutions, is using Textura CPM—Enterprise™ to lower risk, improve 
efficiency and automate processes for its data center construction payment 
process across the United States. 
"We have been impressed with the ability to configure and use Textura 
CPM—Enterprise to support our specific processes," said Anthony Caracino, 
Vice President of Construction for Digital Realty.  "We have used Textura to 
process pay applications to pay contractors on-time while also reducing risk 
though the automated collection of lien waivers from our subcontractors.  We 
have also standardized processes across our project portfolio and have found 
efficiencies by automating manual processes." 
With Textura CPM—Enterprise, enterprises such as Digital Realty can gain 
better control over their payment process.  CPM—Enterprise consolidates and 
streamlines project finance management, financial reporting, and account 
reconciliation, eliminating inefficient manual processes and reducing paper by 
placing these functions online.  With a real-time view into contractor 
invoicing and approvals, businesses can achieve a better understanding of how 
the project is performing and use real-time, accurate information to make 
better business decisions. 
"At Textura, we are very pleased by the levels of success that Digital Realty 
has achieved using our solution," said Patrick Allin, Chairman and Chief 
Executive Officer, Textura Corporation.  "They have built a reputation by 
providing their clients with a high-level of customer service and we are 
excited to partner with a world-wide leader." 
"Engaging with a technical innovator such as Textura supports the foundation 
on which our business was built, namely market-driven solutions and client 
partnership," said Caracino.  With 130 properties in 33 markets around the 
world, Digital Realty provides secure, reliable and cost-effective data center 
facilities that meet each client's unique data center needs. 
About Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Digital Realty focuses on delivering 
customer-driven data center solutions by providing secure, reliable and cost 
effective facilities that meet each customer's unique data center needs. 
Digital Realty's customers include domestic and international companies across 
multiple industry verticals ranging from financial services, cloud and 
information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, health care and 
consumer products. Digital Realty's 130 properties, including 12 properties 
held as investments in unconsolidated joint ventures, comprise approximately 
24.0 million square feet as of September 30, 2013, including 2.8 million 
square feet of space held for development. Digital Realty's portfolio is 
located in 33 markets throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. 
Additional information about Digital Realty is included in the Company 
Overview, which is available on the Investors page of Digital Realty's website 
About Textura Textura is the leading provider of collaboration and 
productivity tools for the construction industry.  Our solutions serve all 
construction industry professionals across the project lifecycle – from 
takeoff, estimating, design, pre-qualification and bid management to 
submittals, field management, LEED(®) management and payment. 
Textura's collaboration platform and online product suite represent the first 
time the industry has all the tools needed to manage their business in an 
integrated fashion to save time and money and reduce exposure to risks.  With 
award winning technology, world-class customer support and consistent growth, 
Textura is leading the construction industry's technology transformation. 
Contact: Textura Corporation 866-839-8872

SOURCE  Textura Corporation 
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