(The Hosting News) – QTS, one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing providers of data center facilities and managed services, recently completed and commissioned 70,000 square feet of raised floor in its Atlanta Metro facility.
The five-month construction project resulted in a build of 5.4 MW of UPS power to support the expansion of existing customers and data center demand in the Atlanta market. The facility now supports over 200 customers and has 120 MegaWatts of utility power.
“This build is an example of our “just-in-time” build methodology. The scale of our mega data center facilities allows us to build out space in a controlled, well-planned way to meet customers’ schedules,” said Jim Reinhart, chief operating officer, development and operations – QTS.
The 970,000 square-foot QTS Atlanta Metro Data Center is the second largest data center in the world. The facility features an on-site Georgia Power substation and rich connectivity access to a wide variety of carrier alternatives. With its achievement of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification, Atlanta Metro offers significant growth opportunities for clients across all QTS product lines, including Custom Data Center, Colocation and Cloud Services.
QTS (Quality Technology Services) is a leading national provider of data center solutions and fully managed services. The company offers a complete, unique portfolio of core data center products, including custom data center (C1), colocation (C2) and cloud and managed services (C3), providing the flexibility, scale and security needed to support the rapidly evolving infrastructure demands of web and IT applications. With 10 locations in seven states, QTS owns, operates and manages approximately 3.8 million square feet of secure, state-of-the-art data center infrastructure and supports more than 850 customers. For more information about QTS, please visit http://www.qualitytech.com or call toll-free 877.QTS.DATA or follow us on Twitter @DataCenters_QTS.