DataSite Announces $12M Upgrade to Its Orlando Colocation Facility

DataSite, owner and operator of colocation facilities in Orlando, Fla., Atlanta, Ga., and Boise, ID has announced the completion of a $12 million upgrade to its Orlando colocation facility including new UPS systems, new generators, new air-cooled chiller plant, 2N electrical support and A/B header system providing 2N level redundancy.

DataSite Orlando provides wholesale and retail level colocation space for both medium and high power density computing environments. The 130,000 square foot facility has 85,000 square feet of 36-inch high raised floor.

Details of the electrical and mechanical system upgrades include:

  • New UPS system delivering a total capacity of 6.25MW
  • Standby power plant of 13.4 MW, and utility service capacity of 12MW
  • 2N electrical support infrastructure for maximum redundancy
  • New air cooled chiller plant with total system cooling capacity of 2,300 tons
  • A/B header system providing 2N system level redundancy

colocation-orlando“We are extremely pleased to complete this major facility upgrade and deliver additional robust computing space to the US data center market, in Orlando,” said Jeff Burges, President of DataSite. “Rack-ready space will be offered to tenants with requirements from single locking cabinets, secure colocation cages and private data center suites.”

TSS, a data center and technology services company, headquartered in Columbia, Md., was selected by DataSite for project design, construction management and field delivery.

“We are thrilled with the quality and efficiency delivered by TSS with this expansion,” added Burges. “TSS is our go to partner for design and construction of all our colocation facilities. They are uniquely able to complete these types of upgrades seamlessly.”

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