Data Center Investor CyrusOne Plans to Expand into Atlanta
December 23, 2017
Data center investor CyrusOne has announced plans to expand into Atlanta, Georgia, United States. CyrusOne has headquarters in Dallas, Texas, United States. Established in 2000, the company “specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties” and providing “mission-critical data center facilities”. It caters to more than 900 customers, which include around half of the Fortune 20. The expansion will result in the development of a new 44-acre campus in Douglasville, an Atlanta suburb.
Once completed CyrusOne’s new facility will provide 440,000 square feet of data center space. The campus will comprise of three data centers supported by 50 megawatts of power. The company will start construction in the first quarter of 2018 and the first data center is “planned for the summer of 2018”. It will join CyrusOne’s network of 44 data centers located in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
“Leadership in technology, financial services, manufacturing, education, and connectivity make Atlanta an especially attractive market for our cloud and enterprise customers,” explained CyrusOne’s Chief Commercial Officer, Tesh Durvasula. “Atlanta’s diverse economy moves fast and CyrusOne operates in the same manner. Our new Douglasville site is an ideal location for companies fueling Atlanta’s growth to leverage CyrusOne’s state-of-the-art data center solution in this dynamic region.”