The Digital Realty data centre in Phoenix, Ariz., is located within a three-story building, imposing mission critical systems, surveillance, and access control to ensure facility security.
Inc. Magazine ranked Phoenix as the best city in the country to start and grow a company in cities with populations greater than one million. Its ranking is the result of a dynamic manufacturing base, its home to public research institutions and a strong focus on high technology employers including world-class companies like Intel, Honeywell and Boeing.
The Greater Phoenix region is also home to dozens of Fortune 500 companies including those specializing in new industries such as clean technology and personalized medicine. Entrepreneurs have also found a home in Arizona. The Kauffman Foundation ranks the state number 1 in new business startups and third overall in the number of entrepreneurs per 1,000 people.
Located in the Chandler Price Road Tech Corridor, easily accessible to Phoenix Metro, the facility is a multi-use data centre with a recent 226,000 square feet expansion, adding 18,150 kW of critical IT power, making it the largest data centre in Arizona.
The facility totals approximately 519,000 square feet with 23 MW of critical IT power. It also includes a substation capable of providing up to 60 MVA of power to clients ranging from financial services and retail to cloud/IT services and social media platforms. SAS 70 certified, the building is undergoing SOC2 certification with 24/7 security and critical facilities management.
Located in the Arizona State University Research Park and downtown Phoenix Central Business District, our 76,350 square foot Turn-Key Flex℠ Data Centre facility was redeveloped in 2007. The building has 5.7 MW of power supporting a single mobile telecommunications services customer, and is SOC2 certified with 24/7 security and critical facilities management.
The #1 interconnection data centre facility in the fast growing Phoenix metro-area, 120 East Van Buren Street is a recognised fiber crossroad on almost every national network backbone. Over 36 carriers/providers currently serve the 175,000 sq.ft. building and Digital Realty is the premier interconnection area operator at the facility.
Phoenix is an important top tier market and has become one of the fastest growing markets for disaster recovery and corporate application hosting. Acquired in 2006, 120 East Van Buren Street offers the Digital Realty Internet ExchangeSM (TIESM), an Internet peering exchange that leverages the Force 10 platform and its interconnection community.