The data center expansions will allow service providers around the world to scale their local cloud, content, network, and other offerings in these markets. Initially, EdgeConneX has planned to add nearly 20MWs of new capacity across its footprint in the Seattle, Portland, Phoenix, Miami, Detroit, and Chicago markets. EdgeConneX has capacity expansions planned for additional markets throughout the U.S. as well.
“We have always focused on building data centers where, when and how our customers want capacity to support their business,” said Phillip Marangella, Chief Marketing Officer at EdgeConneX. “Our strategy of listening to our customers to provide tailored solutions for them that span hyperlocal to hyperscale data centers is what makes us unique. These planned expansions, necessitated by the growing volume, variety and velocity of data our customers are driving, highlight the accelerating need for digital infrastructure and capacity to best support their customers.”
EdgeConneX provides a full range of data center solutions worldwide, from hyperlocal to hyperscale, from purpose-built to build-to-order, working closely with their customers to offer choice in location, scale and type of facility. EdgeConneX provides its data center services for a diverse portfolio of industries, including organizations in the field of content, cloud, networks, gaming, automotive, SaaS, IoT, HPC, security, and more.