SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantage Data Centers (Vantage), a leading provider of data center solutions in support of mission critical applications, has announced a large-scale expansion of its Santa Clara campus with two new planned data centers, named V5 and V6, to be completed in phases beginning the second half of 2017. The newly announced expansion will deliver 21MW of new capacity. Vantage, which currently operates the largest data center campus in Santa Clara, will expand total campus capacity to 72MW of critical IT load.
Vantage's expanded Santa Clara campus includes newly acquired property that is directly adjacent and will be the location of V6, while V5 will be built on the Santa Clara campus. These two new facilities are in addition to the previously announced V4 facility, which is currently under construction and on target for delivery in late 2016. V5 and V6 are fully funded, following Vantage's recent $295M bank facility upsizing.
"Today's 21MW expansion announcement underscores Vantage's continued commitment to scaling its data centers to accommodate customer growth. V5 and V6 will be built to the Vantage data center standard, focusing on flexible design to meet customers' varied needs including supporting both traditional and high density data center designs," said Sureel Choksi, President and CEO, Vantage Data Centers.
Recent Company Highlights
- Vantage's $295M bank facility upsizing, completed in February 2016, increased the credit facility to $570M in total, and will support continued growth and expansion.
- V4, which is adjacent to the existing V1 facility and is on track for delivery in the fall of 2016, and will feature outside air economization to deliver ultra-low PUEs and will run a fully redundant 2N electrical system.
- Vantage's V1 facility contains the only newly built 3MW, modern data center space currently available in the Silicon Valley market.
About Vantage Data Centers
Vantage provides highly scalable, flexible and efficient data center solutions offering unique value through its commitment to exceptional customer service. Operating campuses in Silicon Valley, California, and Quincy, Washington, Vantage delivers data center design solutions engineered to meet our customers' unique requirements in support of the most demanding large enterprises, technology companies and service providers. Vantage is backed by Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, with over $24 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital. Additional information on Vantage is available at www.vantagedatacenters.com.
Steve Lim, Vantage Data Centers
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