CyrusOne to celebrate state-of-the-art Sterling, Virginia multi-tenant data center facility on Thursday, May 14.
DALLAS (May 12, 2015) – Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (:CONE, news) is hosting an open house celebration for its new data center in Loudoun County, Va. The open house is scheduled for Thursday, May 14, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. The CyrusOne executive team plans to be in attendance, along with executives from the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, members of the Loudoun County Economic Development team, and other local public officials. Fear No Ice, a nationally recognized performance ice sculpting company is also going to be giving a special performance during the event.
CyrusOne brought the first 37,000 square feet of colocation space (CSF) at the data center in Sterling, Va online in January. The initial phase of the 146,000-square-foot building is going to have 16,000 square feet of office space and the capacity for up to 12 megawatts of critical load.
At full build, the 14-acre site is expected to accommodate a shell of approximately 400,000 square feet with up to 240,000 square feet of CSF, 36,000 square feet of Class A office space, and up to 48 megawatts of critical load. To learn more about CyrusOne’s Northern Virginia facility, view the new online virtual tour.
“We’re excited that our new East Coast facility is up and running so we can continue to meet the growing demand from current and prospective customers in this important region. Our Massively Modular engineering approach to scale quickly and efficiently ensures we’ll always have space ready when our enterprise-level customers need it,” said Tesh Durvasula, chief commercial officer, CyrusOne.
Northern Virginia is home to one of the world’s largest clusters of data center real estate, and an estimated 70 percent of Internet traffic passes through Loudoun County.
“We not only congratulate CyrusOne on opening an industry-leading data center, but we also congratulate the hundreds of key customers that will be served by CyrusOne’s Loudoun facility. Loudoun County has worked hard to promote an atmosphere that cultivates economic development and growth within the data center community. Aside from our prime location, which provides access to the entire East Coast, we deliver competitive electricity rates, and superior reliability and connectivity and one of the most highly educated and highly skilled I.T. workforces in America, ” said Buddy Rizer, director, economic development, Loudoun County, Virginia.
With 27 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. Facilities are engineered to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an architecture with the highest available power redundancy (2N). Renowned for exceptional service, enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels, CyrusOne serves nine of the Fortune 20 and 146 of the Fortune 1000 among its more than 675 customers.