T5 is reporting that its T5@Atlanta data center is currently under construction in Alpharetta, GA. The company is reporting that although the center is positioned to be a multi-tenant wholesale data center, the entire facility is currently available for a single tenant end-user and will be fully operational in the fourth quarter of 2011 as a new, purpose-built data center. The electrical and mechanical systems meet Tier 3 design criteria, but have been engineered to accept additional resiliency measures as required by certain end-users.

Features include:
  • Commissioned 6.0 mW critical, expandable
  • 100,500-sq-ft purpose-built data center building
  • 54,000-sq-ft of 36-in. raised floor production space
  • Twenty feet of clear height above 36-in. raised floor
  • Structure and roof designed to minimum wind loads of 146 mph (Miami-Dade County)
  • Natural and manmade security measures with 150 ft setbacks
  • Designed for densities of 120 to 200 W/sq ft
  • Designed LEED Silver certified