Washington DC Area

Terremark Continues Expansion at Virginia Site

IT infrastructure provider Terremark Worldwide (TMRK) has launched construction of the third data center at its NAP of the Capital Region campus in Culpeper, Virginia, the company said today. The company will invest $45 million in the 50,000 square foot facilty. Read More

The Ashburn Building Boom Continues

Digital Realty Trust (DLR) said it will build two more new data centers in Ashburn, Virginia after fully leasing a 135,000 square foot facility it compelted in January. The announcement continues the building boom in Ashburn, currently home to more than 2 million square feet of data centers.
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Qwest Buys Northern Virginia Data Center

Qwest Communications (Q) has acquired an existing data center in northern Virginia that will serve as the company’s 17th CyberCenter hosting facility. Buying an existing data center allowed Qwest to add capacity – including power capacity -more quickly than building a new site. Read More

Digital Realty Buys More Virginia Properties

Digital Realty Trust (DLR) said today that it has acquired two fully leased data centers in the hot northern Virginia market, as well as a parcel of land in the heart of Ashburn’s “Data Center Alley” that can support future construction. Read More

How Apple Played The Incentive Game

How did Apple get big tax breaks in North Carolina? It knew how to play the incentives game and pit rival states – in this case North Carolina and Virginia – against one another to extract the best possible economic scenario for its $! billion project. Read More

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