H5 Data Centers Announces Data Center Lease Renewal with Level (3) Communications

H5 agreement provides long-term lease extension at H5's Seattle Data Center

Denver, CO - August 2013
H5 Data Centers (H5), a national owner and operator of wholesale data centers, announced today that it has signed a powered shell lease renewal with Level (3) Communications, a premiere global communications provider to enterprise, government and carrier customers. The agreement provides for a long-term lease extension at H5's Seattle data center located at 1000 Denny Way near downtown Seattle.

"Level (3) is a communications pioneer and we are pleased to retain their tenancy and growing colocation community in our portfolio," said Josh Simms, CEO for H5. "Level (3) has been a data center tenant at 1000 Denny Way for fifteen years and we are pleased that H5's powered shell product continues to serve their network infrastructure and colocation needs. It is exciting for us to enable our customer base to easily access Level (3)'s long haul and metro fiber network, and continue to establish 1000 Denny Way as key Seattle carrier hotel and data center."

Level (3) network services include:

  • Fiber services
  • Private lines
  • Content Deliver Network (CDN)
  • MPLS
  • VPN
  • Ethernet
  • Wavelengths
  • Managed network services
H5's powered shell product is a straight-forward approach to enable enterprises, colocation providers, carriers, and cloud service providers the ability to quickly turn-up data center space. Designed to provide flexibility and control, each powered shell lease enables the customer to manage its own dedicated electrical and mechanical infrastructure, security and floor space.

H5's Seattle data center is one of the most densely interconnected facilities in the Pacific Northwest. For a complete list of carriers and services providers, please contact info@h5datacenters.com Colocation services are provided by a dedicated team of licensed on-site electricians, remote hands technical staff, air-conditioning, and diesel maintenance engineers.

About H5 Data Centers:
H5 Data Centers is one of the leading privately-owned data center operators in the United States with 1.5 million square feet under management. The company designs and engineers flexible and scalable data center and interconnection solutions to address the business and operational requirements of its customers. H5 Data Centers currently owns data centers in Ashburn, Atlanta, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Phoenix, San Jose, San Luis Obispo, and Seattle. For more information, visit www.h5datacenters.com

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Jenna Baker
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