Monday, August 22, 2011

Vantage Data Centers Awarded LEED Platinum Building Certification

SANTA CLARA, CA, Aug. 22, 2011--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vantage Data Centers, an innovative wholesale data center owner, developer and operator, announced today that its V3 building, a 6MW, 60,000 square foot facility in Santa Clara, California has been awarded LEED® Platinum, established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute.

LEED is the USGBC’s leading rating system for designing and constructing the world’s greenest, most energy efficient, and highest performing buildings. LEED Platinum is the highest LEED level of certification.

In addition to the LEED Platinum Certified project, V3, the campus also contains two LEED Registered projects, V1 and V2. Upon successful certification of all buildings, the Vantage site would become the largest LEED Platinum data center campus in the US. The site has more than 300,000 square feet of space supported by a 50 MW dedicated substation.

“Data center energy efficiency has become a significant business issue for enterprises and is a key driver in lowering total cost of ownership,” said Jim Trout (top right photo), Vantage Data Centers’ CEO. “Vantage is setting a new efficiency standard for the wholesale data center industry.”

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Vantage Data Centers
Greg Ness, +1-408-896-0223

Engage PR for Vantage Data Centers
Scott Green, +1-650-679-9044

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