DE: DāSTOR Enhances Data Services with Acquisition of Purpose-Built Data Center in New Castle | Trade and Industry Development

DE: DāSTOR Enhances Data Services with Acquisition of Purpose-Built Data Center in New Castle

Apr 25, 2024
Strategic Location and Advanced Features Enable High-Density Colocation Services Along the I-95 Corridor

DāSTOR, an enterprise-focused provider of scalable and secure hybrid colocation solutions, announced the acquisition of a purpose-built data center facility located in New Castle, Delaware. With over 30,000 square feet of raised floor to support the immediate needs of new customers, this facility enhances DāSTOR’s capacity to deliver optimized, enterprise-class data management solutions, while also offering the high density solutions critical for cloud and AI service providers.

Strategically located along the Interstate-95 corridor, and ideally positioned between the key cloud/data center markets of Ashburn, Virginia and New York/New Jersey, this location provides multiple connectivity options from various network providers, suitable for cloud providers, enterprises, and technology firms. Delaware’s tax advantages for IT equipment spend further enhance the facility’s appeal.

Kevin Mulqueen, CEO of DāSTOR, shared, “We are excited about this strategic expansion into New Castle, DE, which supports the growing demand for our services. Our commitment to providing straightforward, adaptable solutions enables our clients to leverage the latest in AI and cloud services, supporting our ongoing growth and scalability.”

Key features of the new DāSTOR data center facility include:

  • 2N+1 UPS redundancy, providing high-level power reliability
  • N+1 cooling redundancy, for optimal environmental control
  • Comprehensive security measures, guaranteeing top-tier protection

Tom Borgers, Managing Director of Data Center operations, added, “This expansion strengthens our ability to meet the evolving needs of our clients with enhanced connectivity and security, affirming our commitment to delivering cutting-edge and reliable data solutions.”

The acquisition of this facility by DāSTOR marks a milestone in providing scalable and secure hybrid colocation solutions. This location marks DāSTOR’s fifth data center in a region where demand consistently exceeds supply. The mid-Atlantic is recognized for hosting many of the nation’s largest concentrations of data centers built upon dense fiber routes with global connectivity options to enable superior digital infrastructure solutions.  

In addition to expanding colocation and connectivity solutions, DaSTOR remains dedicated to addressing the emergent needs of enterprise businesses with a comprehensive suite of services including data storage and backup, private cloud, public cloud on-ramps, and security solutions incorporating data classification and remediation tools for ransomware protection.  

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