Customer demand drives addition of 60,000 square feet in Dallas data center
Dallas, TX (April 17, 2014) – Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) recently expanded its Carrollton data center, starting construction on the addition of 60,000 square feet and 6 megawatts of power capacity. The largest facility of its kind in the state and one of the most energy-efficient in the United States, at full capacity, the Carrollton data center is expected to have 400,000 square feet of raised-floor data center space, approximately 60,000 square feet of Class A office space, and up to 80 megawatts of power capacity at full build.
“Due to strong customer demand for our data center product offering, we made the decision to add 60,000 square feet of colocation space with 6MW of critical capacity to this facility,” said John Hatem, senior vice president, design and construction, CyrusOne. “As one of our largest facilities, the Carrollton location illustrates our Massively Modular® engineering and design philosophy. We can quickly scale our data center footprint to meet the requirements of our customers to handle their growing mission-critical production and disaster recovery needs.”
Delivering Best-in-Class Enterprise Facilities, Connectivity, and Open-IX Certification
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center services and colocation solutions, and engineers its facilities to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an available highest possible power redundancy (2N) architecture.
Customers have access to the CyrusOne National IX, which marries low-cost robust connectivity with the massively scaled data centers that the company is known for by creating the first-ever data center platform that virtually links a dozen of CyrusOne’s enterprise facilities in multiple metropolitan markets.
The CyrusOne National IX, coupled with the company’s multiple dispersed locations and available 100 percent uptime, enables Fortune 1000 enterprises to implement cost-effective, multi-location data center platforms that can help manage their internal disaster recovery requirements and applicable regulatory or industry-specific requirements such as Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA, and PCI.
CyrusOne was also recently the first to receive multi-site data center certification from the Open-IX (OIX) Association. This certification highlights that CyrusOne facilities have achieved the highest quality for carrier-neutral connectivity. The OIX Association has a mandate to promote resilient interconnection in hub cities to facilitate a more resilient Internet.
With 25 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia, CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific growth needs. The company is renowned for exceptional service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. CyrusOne’s more than 600 customers include nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 125 of the Fortune 1000.
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CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 600 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 125 of the Fortune 1000 companies.
CyrusOne's data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through a tailored, customer service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne's National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 25 data centers worldwide.