DataBank Further Expands Capacity in SLC5 Data Center in Salt Lake City | Texas News
DALLAS, September 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – DataBank, a leading provider of enterprise-class colocation, connectivity, and managed services, announced the opening of data halls four and five in its SLC5 data center on the company’s Granite Point North campus complex. known Bluffdale, Utah. The announcement follows the recently announced opening of data hall three at the company’s same location.
These are the fourth and fifth of five data halls in the SLC5 system of the DataBank, each offering 10,000 square meters of raised floor and 2 MW UPS. The opening of these remaining data halls increases the total area of SLC5 to 50,000 square meters of raised floor and 10 MW of critical IT load. Like the other facilities on the Granite Point campus, SLC5 offers network connectivity to over a dozen network operators and cloud providers as well as access to DataBank’s own private 66 MW N + 1 substation on site.
The SLC5 campus has been built from the ground up with a full suite of customer amenities and security features that meet the requirements of HIPAA, PCI-DSS, SSAE-18 SOC1 and SOC2, and GDPR compliance requirements. This combination of performance, network, facilities as well as convenience and security make the SLC5 from DataBank the ideal data center for high-performance computing for content providers, cloud giants, hyperscale providers and large companies.
the Salt Lake City Region, also known as the Silicon Slopes, offers a business-friendly environment and low cost of living that can help any business grow. This, combined with low electricity costs and adequate network connectivity, has resulted in an explosion of large tech companies taking root in the state.
“The completion of the five data halls reflects the regional acceptance of the technology and the unbroken customer demand for colocation, connectivity and cloud services,” comments Raul K. Martynek, CEO of the database. “It all solidifies Salt Lake Citys Status as a premier location for enterprise-class data centers. With all five data halls in SLC5 open and expected to fill up quickly, we have already broken ground for SLC6, our next facility on the Granite Point campus. “
For more information on SLC5 or to schedule a tour, please visit https://www.databank.com/data-centers/ or call 800-840-7533.
In addition, the DataBank team will be a bronze sponsor at the Silicon Slopes Summit 13-14 Oct. 2021 in Salt Lake City. Participants can meet at the DataBank booth or to arrange a meeting on site, please fill out this meeting form: https://success.databank.com/silicon-slopes-meeting.
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DataBank enables the world’s largest companies, technology and content providers to consistently deliver and manage their infrastructure, applications and data on the right platform at the right place at the right time. Our colocation and edge infrastructure consists of over 60 data centers and 20 interconnection hubs in 29 markets, access to an ecosystem of cloud providers and a modular edge data center platform with practically unlimited reach. We combine these platforms with contractual portability, managed security, compliance enablement, practical support and a guarantee of 100% availability to give our customers absolute confidence in their IT infrastructure and the opportunity to create a limitless digital future for their company. To learn more or to tour a facility, visit databank.com or call 1 (800) 840-7533
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