CoreSite partnered with Jones Lang LaSalle to provide a private data center suite to one of the world’s largest IT service providers.
Denver, CO – March 22, 2010 –National data center, colocation and peering provider CoreSite announces today that the company has entered into an agreement to license 10,000 square feet of wholesale data center space to one of the world’s largest IT service providers. The deployment will be at CoreSite’s 285,000 square foot Northern Virginia data center, located at 12100 Sunrise Valley Drive in Reston.
The agreement was accommodated by the recent six megawatt expansion of the Northern Virginia data center and demonstrates CoreSite’s expertise in delivering both world-class wholesale data center product as well as “cage-to-cabinet” colocation to the world’s top companies. The Northern Virginia data center is carrier-neutral and SAS 70 Type II certified with access to more than 50 carriers and service providers. Customers may also utilize CoreSite’s Any2 Northeast Internet exchange, which connects the company’s Boston, New York, Northern Virginia, and Washington, DC data centers.
The client was represented by Curt Holcomb and Jeff Groh of Jones Lang LaSalle.
“CoreSite provided a move-in ready data center product that met the specifications of our client,” said Holcomb. “On behalf of our clients, we are always looking for quality data center space with significant power, connectivity and security in a facility operated by a well known and proven data center provider. The CoreSite facility and operating team exceeded all of our requirements.”
“We are pleased to announce this preleasing activity with a global IT organization in the competitive Northern Virginia market,” commented David Dunn, CoreSite senior vice president of marketing and business development. “The size of this customer deployment is an excellent example of CoreSite’s unique ability to deliver premier wholesale data center space as well as cage-to-cabinet colocation services.”
CoreSite partners with customers to provide reliable, secure data centers that improve business continuity and promote the growth of their ICT infrastructure. The company has built and managed data centers across the United States since 2001, offering more than two million square feet of wholesale data center space and colocation services to more than 500 customers. A Carlyle portfolio company, CoreSite delivers the level of security, service, and network access businesses need to compete in the global marketplace. Visit www.CoreSite.com for additional information.
About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2009 global revenue of $2.5 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from 750 locations worldwide, including 180 corporate offices. The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.4 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with more than $40 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our Web site, www.joneslanglasalle.com.