T5 Data Centers will be opening a data center in the State of New York. The company is a wholesale data center serve provider and is currently working to develop a new facility in Briarcliff Manor, NY, 30 miles north from the city. This is the seventh data center project of the company.
The new powered-shellр Briarcliff Manor, NY data center is a renovated 38,000 square foot facility, located on 9.4 acres, which has been previously used as a data center for Sony. T5 Data Centers announce that the new facility will offer disaster recovery services and plans to sell it as a “mirror” data center location for enterprise, financial services, trading, and technology companies. The site has 2 megawatts of power available (expandable to 4.25 megawatts), with fiber telecommunication connections available from multiple providers.
Th facility is located in an area which is a home of biotechnology companies, NY medical and research institutions. According to the T5 Data Centers the facility can be also used as “laboratory or incubator space”. It is expected to be operational by the Q2 of 2014.