DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - Sep 26, 2012) -
- Partnership will offer significant long-term benefits for both companies as well as ViaWest customers
ViaWest, one of the largest privately held data center, cloud computing and managed service providers in North America, welcomes Digital Realty, a leading global data center solutions provider, as the new owner of the land and building that comprise its Cornell data center located at 11900 East Cornell Road, in Aurora, Colorado.
"ViaWest anticipates many long-term benefits from this new relationship at our Cornell facility. Digital Realty and ViaWest are very familiar with one another and we are excited to have a new partner with Digital Realty's experience and expertise in the data center industry," stated Roy Dimoff, Chairman and CEO of ViaWest. "Digital Realty will only enhance the customer relationships that we have developed."
"Digital Realty understands ViaWest's commitment to serving customers and its objective of being a premier technology infrastructure provider. Our newly established tenant-owner relationship will, no doubt, be mutually beneficial. We are very pleased to add the facility to our portfolio in the Denver market," stated Michael F. Foust, Chief Executive Officer of Digital Realty.
The Cornell data center is ViaWest's flagship data center in the Denver metro area. The company recently completed an expansion that added 13,000 square feet bringing its total raised floor square footage to 85,000. Additionally, ViaWest has plans for another near-term expansion that will increase capacity to more than 100,000 square feet of raised floor.
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ViaWest is one of the largest privately held data center service providers in North America. They provide colocation, complex hosting, cloud and managed services to businesses of all sizes nationwide. ViaWest owns and operates 24 enterprise-class data center facilities in Colorado, Texas, Oregon, Utah, and Nevada, delivering high-quality, flexible solutions designed to support customers' unique business needs. For additional information on ViaWest, please visit www.viawest.com or call 1-877-448-9378. Follow ViaWest on LinkedIn, Twitter or visit their YouTube channel.