CyrusOne Answers Hyper-scale Data Center Demand with New Acquisition in Sterling, Va.
CyrusOne Solutions provide rapid time to market for large-scale, build-to-suit IT deployments with innovative engineering solutions
DALLAS (August 4, 2016) – Delivering on commitments to meet customers’ hyper-scale at hyper-speed demands, global data center services provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) announces its acquisition of a shell building in Sterling, Va, which will be developed into a fully redundant data center facility. The 129,064-square-foot building is located within close proximity to other CyrusOne data center buildings in the Sterling area. Driven by the innovative engineering capabilities of CyrusOne Solutions build-to-suit product set, the acquisition satisfies the rapid time-to-market requirements for customers’ large-scale IT deployments.
“Within just over a month, we were able to quickly identify a solution and purchase a new shell building within a highly constrained market. Given the unprecedented speed of our Massively Modular engineering capabilities, we expect to construct and commission a portion of the building as a data center for customer deployment before the end of the year,” said Kevin Timmons, chief technology officer, CyrusOne. “When customers demand this type of large-scale takedown, CyrusOne doesn’t hesitate to identify a tailored solution for their unique mission-critical infrastructure needs. It is this level of hyper-scale at hyper-speed capability that is enabling today’s leading cloud and high-growth enterprise companies to meet unbridled demand for IT expansion.”
The newly acquired Sterling building, located at 511 Shaw Road, will feature robust connectivity options with high bandwidth and high-availability circuits, and a number of metro and long-haul networks. The facility will be well suited for Fortune 1000 companies that require robust data center infrastructure for mission-critical applications and want to locate in an area that is generally free from natural disasters. The transaction closed on July 15, 2016
CyrusOne operates more than 30 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia to provide customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific IT growth needs. CyrusOne 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, building enduring customer relationships, and high customer satisfaction levels, CyrusOne serves nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 175 of the Fortune 1000 among its more than 945 customers.
CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 945 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 175 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require, and are delivered through a tailored, customer-service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its more than 30 data centers worldwide. Additional information about CyrusOne can be found at www.cyrusone.com.
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