DuPont Fabros’ New Data Centers

Posted on: November 10, 2011

  • DuPont Fabros Technology Inc. has opened two new data centers. Its Ashburn, Virginia location is ACC6 Phase 1 data center and the one in Santa Clara, California is its SC1 Phase 1 data center.  Both the data centers are network neutral and offer cost effective and turn key environments.


  • The ACC6 data center has two phases, both of which will come up to a total of 262,000 gross square feet with 132,000 raised square feet and 26 mega watts of available critical load. The SC1 also has two identical phases summing up to 360,000 gross square feet, 176,000 raised square feet and 36.4 mega watts of available critical load.


  • The latter will also have a dedicated 100 MVA substation and is one of the largest data centers in Silicon Valley. ACC6 offers access to DuPont’s multi lateral telecom duct bank and to over 20 carriers.
  • The SC1 has 5 carriers at the moment and has a two- lateral diverse duct bank system.
  • Both these data centers have given DuPont the ability to deliver the optimal setting for cloud and other apps being developed. They also have a larger presence in the region and can provide quality data center expertise to their tenants.

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