Demand for Colocation Space Paves Way for CyrusOne's III Data Center

By CIOReview | Friday, December 18, 2015

DALLAS, TX: CyrusOne - a firm offering enterprise data centre solutions broadcasts the launch of Austin III data center with new data center facility. With the completion of the building, Austin III data center provides 172,000 total square feet of shell.  It also offers 120,000 colocation square feet (CSF), with up to 12 megawatts of power, and over 25,000 sq. ft. of class ‘A’ office space.

“The demand for colocation space continues to grow in this market,” asserts John Hatem, Executive Vice President, Design, Construction and Operations, CyrusOne.

Colocation space is a type of Data center and part of Internet Hosting Services which facilitates space, power, cooling, and physical security for the server, storage, and networking equipment of other firms and connect them to network service provider. 

Key features of Austin III data center include: disaster recovery server environment campus that offer redundant infrastructure and backup to Service Level Agreements (SLAs), National IX (Internet Exchange), which allows customers to configure a virtual on-net platform from various providers and a massively modular data center to achieve optimal flexibility for large scale build out.  

National IX enables enterprises to implement economical, multi-location data center platforms that can assist in managing internal disaster recovery requirements and applicable regulations.

“This project is another example of the CyrusOne design and construction approach to delivering enterprise-class data centers. By building a strong team of architects, engineers, and contractors and working hand in hand with the city of Austin and Austin Energy, CyrusOne was able to bring this facility online both on time and on budget,” notes Danny Cowser, Director, Design and Construction, CyrusOne.