DataSite Atlanta Adds Redundant Substation, Critical Power, Chiller Capacity & Upgraded Physical Security

San Diego, CA and Marietta, GA; April 15, 2021 – DataSite, an owner/operator of large-scale data centers has recently completed a capacity expansion to their Atlanta data center. To be able to accommodate the growing customer demand and meet the needs of the thriving Atlanta data center market, DataSite Atlanta has made significant upgrades to the utility feeds, UPS systems, back-up generators and chiller capacity at the facility.

DataSite Atlanta in coordination with Marietta Power installed a loop-fed redundant utility feed from a secondary substation to add additional resilience to the current substation adjacent to the property.

Upgraded electrical systems include:

. Two new 1,000kVA Utility Transformers
. Two Main Switchgears, providing diverse power system line ups in a block redundant configuration.
. Two 500kW UPS Modules, redundant, providing 500kW of block redundant critical kW.
. Two new 750kW Diesel Engine Generators, providing 750kW of block redundant 2N emergency power.

Installation of Chiller #3 in the South Chilled Water Plant, providing 832kW of additional cooling capacity.

Installation of Generator #3 in the North Generator Plant, providing 750kW of additional emergency power.

Installation of perimeter fence and gate system providing enhanced physical security.

DataSite Atlanta now has three independent power systems and two independent cooling systems. Daniel Hungerford, who runs Business Development for DataSite Atlanta adds, “The growth in the Atlanta Data Center market has been on an upward trajectory for a while now and our existing clients have organic growth needs while new data center requirements are continuing to expand in the greater metro Atlanta region. The added electrical redundancy and added capacity critical for the continued growth we see 2021 and beyond.”

DataSite Atlanta offers customized spaces from one cabinet to 10,000 square feet. Well known in the high performance computing industry, DataSite has the ability to support the ultra-high power density computing requirements which require water cooled equipment, rear door heat exchangers and in-row cooling solutions. Redundant UPS systems, multiple back-up generators diverse chiller plants, 24-hour security and surveillance, man-trap controlled access and other features essential for operating a world class data center.

About DataSite

DataSite offers secure world-class facilities in Atlanta, GA and Orlando, FL which are capable of accommodating varying needs in the wholesale data center space.  DataSite data centers are a unique blend of purpose-built, specially constructed data center facilities and expertly managed data center infrastructure designed to offer affordable colocation options that meet the demanding power density and up-time requirements of the modern computing environment.  DataSite’s Tier III data center design provides completely redundant and continually operating facilities that are concurrently maintainable with zero scheduled downtime.  For more information please visit