Silicon Desert

Silicon Desert

The greater Phoenix, Arizona area that is home to many technology companies. A distinct advantage is that Silicon Desert is only an hour flight to Silicon Valley, the greatest density of hardware and software companies in the U.S. See high-tech regions.
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Brian Malliet, CEO & Co-Founder, BKM Capital Partners, said, This property, in the dynamic Tempe Silicon Desert submarket, offers us the opportunity to market larger, turn-key, back office and industrial warehouse distribution space in an infill location.
So now we have the Silicon Bog (Central Ireland), the Silicon Bayou (Louisiana), the Silicon Desert (Phoenix), the Silicon Fen (Cambridge, England), the Silicon Glacier (around Kalispell, Mont.
Growing demand for computers, of course, begets new cradles: besides Silicon Valley, the current list includes Arizona's Silicon Desert, Texas' Silicon Hills, New Mexico's Silicon Mesa, Scotland's Silicon Glen, and Boston's modestly named Route 128.
And, in fact, intense cooperation between municipal governments and high-tech firms has resulted in several attempts to copy the Silicon Valley model, from Silicon Desert in Phoenix, Arizona, to Silicon Glen in Livingston, Scotland, to Silicon Plateau in Bangalore, India.
The City of Chandler has attracted Fortune 500 companies to the area over the years, presenting new employment opportunities and earning its reputation as the "High Tech Oasis of the Silicon Desert.
The City of Chandler, known as the High Tech Oasis in the Silicon Desert, is one of the fastest growing communities in the southwestern United States, with a well-educated and affluent population of more than 240,000 residents.
Las Vegas is home to a burgeoning technology economy some have dubbed silicon desert.
To date, nine technology clusters across the United States have warranted a place on the map, including Silicon Hills, Silicon Valley, Silicon Desert, Lone Star Tech, Tech Coast, Tech Forest, Mass Technology, Bioscience West and Bioscience East.
Manhattan Scientifics is a rising star here in New Mexico, the new Silicon Desert," said Hermes.