Washington DC Area

Zynga Leases Data Center in Virginia

The ACC5 data center in Ashburn, Virginia dwarfs a nearby housing development.

Fast-growing social gaming company Zynga has reportedly leased data center space in a major data center in northern Virginia, according to industry sources. Zynga has been a high-profile user of cloud computing services. Read More

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

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