H5 Data Centers, a national colocation and carrier hotel provider, today announced its expansion to 325 Hudson, a 225,000 square-foot data center and carrier hotel in New York City. In partnership with DivcoWest, a multidisciplinary investment firm headquartered in San Francisco, H5 Data Centers will provide data center space and services in one of the world’s largest data center markets. Complimenting existing data centers in key Eastern US metros such as Ashburn, Atlanta and Cleveland, New York is H5 Data Centers’ 14th US market.
325 Hudson is a mixed-use building strategically located on the fiber-dense Hudson Street corridor on the West side of Manhattan with access to multiple Megawatts. Customers at 325 Hudson may access more than 40 unique communications networks and access the growing NetIX and DE-CIX Internet exchanges.
"New York is one of the world’s largest communications hubs," said Josh Simms, founder and CEO of H5 Data Centers. "H5 Data Centers will work with its customers to build upon the existing interconnection ecosystem at 325 Hudson, which consists of over 40 unique networks. We welcome the opportunity to serve a combination of international communications carriers, Internet exchanges and rapidly-growing segments such as content distribution networks and cloud services providers."New York Edge Data Center Highlights: