CAPRE’s Digital Infrastructure Round Up for February 7, 2020: Cologix Opens Third HUB in Dallas, QTS to Plant a Tree for Every Customer Agreement

Check out the latest in deals, new development and innovative strategies in hyperscale, colocation, 5G, cloud migration, cloud services, edge compute, Hybrid IT, power, cooling and energy efficiency for February 7, 2020: Cologix Opens Third Interconnection HUB in Dallas: Cologix, a network-neutral interconnection, ecosystem and hyperscale edge data center company, today announced that its third 13,200 SQF data center is ready-for-service in the renowned INFOMART Dallas building. DAL3 offers 2.25 MW of power, direct onramps to Amazon Web Services Direct Connect, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute, IBM Cloud and Oracle FastConnect and on-demand, virtual cloud access through Cologix Access Marketplace. Located in region’s preeminent carrier hotel in one of the most vigorous communications markets in the United States, DAL3 at the Infomart hosts the largest number of carriers out of any single building in a 900-mile radius with more than 8,700 strands of fiber running into the facility. The combination of geographic location, available carriers, abundant fiber and MMR availability makes Cologix Dallas data centers the perfect site to colocate proximity-reliant or latency-sensitive applications. QTS Expands Commitment to Environmental Sustainability with American Forests Partnership: Responding to increasing demand for corporate support in reducing carbon emissions and its collective impact on the environment, QTS Realty Trust has announced a long-term partnership with American Forests who will plant trees as part of every QTS customer agreement for data center services at no cost to the customer. The tree planting program is…