T5 Data Centers (T5), a provider of colocation services to organizations across North America, has announced the launch of T5@NY in Westchester County, the company’s seventh U.S. data center location and the first T5 facility in the Northeast.
The new colocation facility is a completely renovated premises located 30 miles north of Manhattan. The 38,000-square-foot building is located on 9.4 acres and the site was chosen because of its proximity to New York City, making it ideal for disaster recovery or use as a “mirror” data center location for enterprise, financial services, trading, and technology firms.
T5@NY has an existing 2 MW capacity expandable to 4.25 MW, with fiber telecommunication connections available from multiple providers.
New York BioHud Valley
T5 is marketing to new tenants for T5@NY now. The data center facility is expected to be completely operational by the second quarter of 2014.
T5@NY is located in the heart of the New York BioHud Valley, home of the largest biotechnology workforce in New York State. T5@NY could serve as a laboratory or incubator space for regional medical and research institutions, such as Cornell, New York Medical College, Phelps Memorial Hospital, and Westchester Medical Center. Westchester County is also home to the headquarters of New York Life, Chrysler Financial, Liberty Mutual, PepsiCo, IBM, and other global companies.
T5 Data Centers currently has colocation facilities in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Dallas, and Charlotte with new projects announced in Portland and Colorado.