Digital Realty, a global provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions and an IBM Business Partner, announced today it will expand dedicated, private access to the IBM Cloud in 15 major metropolitan areas around the world. These on-ramps help ensure efficient and secure access...
Company: Digital Realty Trust
Country: United States
Region: North America
Short Code: DFT CH1, CH2, CH3
Address: 2200 Busse Rd., Elk Grove Village, IL
Total Building SqFt: 1,125,642
Gross SqFt: 548,766
Total Power: 87.6 Megawatts
Ownership: Digital Realty Trust owns the building.
Digital Realty Trust's Chicago campus is massive and is split among 3 buildings. The campus was acquired from Dupont Fabros in September 2017.
The first phase of DFT's CH3 facility will be completed in Q1 2018.
|Site||Address||Building SqFt||Gross SqFt||Power (MW)||Opened|
|DFT CH1||2200 Busse Road||485,000||230,000||36.4||2008|
|DFT CH2||2299 Busse Road||335,642||160,600||25.6||2015|
|DFT CH3||1450 E Devon Avenue||305,000||157,500||25.6||Q1 2018|
The facility is constructed in two phases of 18.2 MW of Critical Load each; Phase I was delivered in August 2008, with Phase 2 delivered in February 2011. Clients are able to lease one or multiple dedicated computer rooms each with independent redundancy and security.
Digital Realty is a Datacenter wholesale provider and will not sell in cabinets or cages. The following resellers have set up their own colocation to provide managed services and small colo configurations.
- Server Central
The DRT Dark Fiber Network connects CH1, CH2, and CH3 datacenters so that one can access service from any carrier on the Chicago campus. Dupont Fabros does not charge a MRC (Monthly Recurring Charge) for Cross Connects.