The latest news on one of the industry's fastest growing data center companies.
QTS has completed the purchase of a 260,000 square foot data center in Fort Worth, Texas from Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC). The facility becomes QTS’ second mega data center in the broader Dallas-Fort Worth-Irving market and strengthens its ability to serve Fortune 1000 enterprises as well as regional financial services, healthcare and technology companies. The connectivity-rich facility is carrier-neutral with 12 carriers and is situated adjacent to a number of other large enterprise and technology company-owned data center facilities including a one million square foot data center operated by one of the largest social media companies in the world.
QTS announced today the acquisition from VMware of sole rights to VMware vCloud® Government Service, a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) compliant cloud solution. The vCloud platform, now QTS Government Cloud, is an industry-leading FedRAMP compliant solution that was previously developed in partnership between QTS and VMware to deliver cloud services to the Federal sector.
QTS has purchased a 360,000 square foot data center from DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. in Piscataway, New Jersey. The facility becomes QTS’ third New Jersey data center, and strengthens its ability to serve Fortune 1000 enterprises, and companies in financial services, healthcare and technology in the Northeast. QTS purchased the existing 18 megawatt facility for approximately $125 million and will plan to add an additional 8 megawatts over the next few years. This represents an upfront cost per megawatt of below $7 million, which is materially below average cost to build in the New York / New Jersey market.
The combination of QTS and Carpathia brings together the expertise and flexible IT infrastructure solutions our customers need to succeed in today’s competitive landscape. So whether you deliver e‐commerce, healthcare or federal services, you can count on QTS and Carpathia for seamless delivery and comprehensive support to keep pace with new business demands and compliance requirements.
QTS has completed the acquisition of the former Sun Times Press facility, a 317,000 square foot building located on 30 acres in downtown Chicago, for approximately $18 million.
QTS has completed the acquisition of a data center facility in East Windsor, New Jersey, from McGraw Hill Financial, Inc., for approximately $75 million, and has formed a new strategic partnership with Atos.