Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Infomart Extends Data Center Fleet with Merger - Dallas, SJ, Portland, Ashburn

Infomart and Fortune Data Centers announced a merger that brings together the huge Infomart facility with Fortune's colocation facilities in San Jose, Hillsborough (OR) and soon Ashburn (Virginia).

The new Infomart Data Centers with have over 2.2 million square feet of wholesale data center and office space.  The namesake Infomart building is Dallas is one of the most connected buildings in the Southwestern U.S., serving as host to all major carriers, leading financial institutions, Equinix, etc.  The Fortune Data Centers in San Jose and Hillsborough are modern, LEED certified, low-PUE facilities serving the fast growing tech sector.  In addition, the company is the process of retrofitting an previous AOL facility in the data center alley of Ashburn, Virginia. Infomart Data Centers is financed by a $5 billion Real Estate Fund from ASB.

“We’re thrilled to increase our footprint to establish a national presence.  We are now better positioned to serve the dynamic needs of our existing and future customers, who are often looking for extended location options, in addition to a capable and trusted provider,” stated John Sheputis, CEO of Infomart Data Centers. “As we expand to new geographic locations, our customers can continue to depend on our consistent excellence and reliable, responsible, best-in-class management that they have come to expect.”