Ashburn Data Center Campus

Room to scale in the world's largest data center market

EdgeCore’s strategically-located Ashburn campus is comprised of four state-of-the-art data center facilities totaling 720,000 square feet of space and capable of supporting 144 MW of critical load. Customers in EdgeCore’s purpose-built Ashburn data centers have options for powered shell, infrastructured shell and turn-key deployments and N, N+1 and 2N configurations throughout the LEED Certified campus. 24x7 on-site security and facilities personnel plus multiple layers of physical security support EdgeCore’s ability to ensure a 100% uptime SLA in Ashburn.

4 Data Centers
720,000 Sq. Ft.
144 MW

Location, Location, Location

Premier data center and interconnection ecosystem

EdgeCore’s new campus offers top-of-the-line data center functionality and amenities in what many technology companies have come to recognize as the leading data center location in the US—Loudoun County, Virginia, home of Ashburn and Sterling. From EdgeCore’s Ashburn campus, customers have exceptional access to the world’s largest data center and connectivity exchange ecosystems as well as multiple key fiber routes, providing low-latency connectivity to countless interconnection opportunities.

Significant Tax Incentives

Savings made possible by state legislation

In 2009, the State of Virginia enacted legislation making qualified data center facilitiesincluding EdgeCore’s campusexempt from state sales and use taxes on computers and related equipment. Meaning, EdgeCore customers that meet certain hiring and salary thresholds are eligible for substantial monetary savings related to their data center deployment in Ashburn.

Customers deployed in EdgeCore’s Ashburn campus are eligible for state sales and use tax savings

Nationally Competitive Electricity Costs

Power features that lower your TCO

Due in part to the huge demand for data center power in Virginia, electricity options are plentiful and relatively inexpensive when compared to neighboring states. EdgeCore’s Ashburn campus offers customers access to AC/DC power sources as well as renewable power options. To further lower electricity costs, EdgeCore’s data centers feature air-cooled chillers with economization and zoned lighting controls with dimmable LEDs.

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Specifications

Land Area
36.8 acres
Buildings
4 purpose-built data centers
Total Building Area
720,000 sq. ft.
Power
Dominion Energy operated substation designed to support 144 MW of critical load
Connectivity
Multiple fiber access points
Geographic risk
Low risk
Location
Sterling, Virginia
Building Size
180,000 sq. ft.
Utility Power
36 MW
Fit Out
Powered shell, infrastructured shell, turn-key
Power Availability
AC & DC
Sustainability
Renewable power available
Environment
LEED Certified design
Amenities
Dual loading docks, tech lounge, office space
UPS
N, N+1, and 2N configurations with lithium-ion batteries
Generators
Backup generators supporting N, N+1 and 2N configurations
Power availability
AC & DC
PUE
PUE < 1.25
Fuel storage
48 hours of run-time at full capacity
Mechanical
Air-cooled chillers with economization
Lighting
Zoned lighting controls with dimmable LEDs
Facilities
On-site 24x7 staffing
MOPs / SOPs
Standardized training and implementation
Uptime
100% uptime SLA
Power Availability
AC & DC
Security
On-site 24x7 staffing
Fencing
8' perimeter security fence
Surveillance
CCTV campus-wide surveillance
Tech Lounge
Comfortable seating, workspaces, and kitchen
Staging Room
Staging room available for shipping and receiving needs
Office space
Dedicated office space available
Parking
Secure on-site parking
WiFi
Public WiFi available
Tools
IT tool-kit available on request
Lobby
Secure waiting area for data center visitors
Smoke Detection
Addressable smoke detection
Sprinklers
VESDA with dual action zonal interlocking dry-pipe with pre-action
Management
24x7x365 on-site facilities management