ViaWest opens Compark, its fifth Denver area data center, in Denver Technology Center

By: InnovatioNews Thursday July 17, 2014 0 comments Tags: Compark, CTA, data centers, Denver, Erik Mitisek, Margie Sims, ViaWest


DENVER - ViaWest, a leading colocation, managed services and cloud provider in North America, today announced the opening of its Compark data center located in the Denver Tech Center.

The highly redundant facility boasts fault-tolerant design and high-density configurations supporting 700-plus watts per square foot, the company said.

"As our fifth data center in the Denver area and the 27th across the U.S., Compark was built to support mission-critical infrastructures that require high reliability," said Margie Sims, ViaWest regional VP of sales and GM.

"We have seen demand from not only Colorado-based companies but businesses nationwide for high-quality, secure colocation and cloud infrastructure services. Our customers continue to count on us for production and disaster recovery environments and we are pleased to add Compark to our fleet in order to support their ever-changing business needs."

viawest logo"ViaWest's new Denver data center opening is emblematic of the strong technology growth we are seeing throughout the region," added Erik Mitisek, Colorado Technology Association CEO.

"By establishing another state-of-the-art data center in our region, ViaWest continues its leadership in serving Colorado communities and driving innovation throughout the business marketplace."

The new facility includes more than 140,000 square feet of floor space.

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