Digital Realty Trust Nears Completion of Major Facility Upgrades at Data Center Property In Wakefield, MA
200 Quannapowitt Parkway is one of two buildings at Digital Realty Trust’s data center complex on Route 128 in Wakefield, MA, previously known as the Comverse Technology Buildings. The renovation includes the construction of six Turn-Key Datacenter PODs, each featuring approximately 6,000 square feet of raised floor space and 1 MW of IT load. The enhancements also include new HVAC systems and electrical infrastructure to support advanced data center operations.Jones Lang LaSalle is the exclusive leasing agent for the Quannapowitt Buildings.
“Boston is a very strong datacenter market, especially along the Route 128 Corridor, which is the spine of New England’s technology industry. The improvements at 200 Quannapowitt will make it one of the most desirable data center facilities in the region. As we approach the completion of the first phase of the project, we are very pleased to be able to provide the Boston enterprise customer with a high quality data center solution to support their IT requirements,” said Dave Caron, senior vice president, portfolio management at Digital Realty Trust. “The renovated 200 Quannapowitt data center facility also offers very attractive utility rates. Our relationships with local utility companies and volume purchase agreements enable us to provide customers with very favorable utility rates, which can significantly lower their operating costs.”