Data Center Site Selection Experts Serving Virginia, VA
Data Center Site Selection Specialists Serving Virginia, VA
Building a data center is a mission-critical endeavor. The business case behind developing such an asset starts with the data center site location. It is imperative to create the complex plan and requirements necessary to deploy your data center, but none is as important than where to locate your data center.
DCI will diligently work with you to fully assess a potential critical facility property for its advantages and disadvantages. There are many factors that will be important to your business model and DCI will go through the data center site selection process so you can advance your plan, goals, and long-term strategy with confidence.
DCI offers the following site selection services and we also deal following data center real estate contacts in Virginia:
- Colocation site selection services
- Data center location strategy
- Help finding data center space
- Evaluation for data center site selection
- Data center location services
- Data center colocation site selection
- Search for available data center space
- Finding the right data center space
- Analyzing colocation space
- Data center facility spaces
- Data center rental spaces
- Finding data center space
- Data centers for sale
- Data center for sale real estate
- Data center land for sale
- Data center lease agreements
- Data center rentals
- Data centers for lease
- Finding the best data center locations
- Selling used data centers
- Data strategies for real estate
- Dealing with data center brokers
- Dealing with data center real estate agents
What Our Customers Say
Have worked with the Managing Principals for more than 20 years on numerous data center projects. This experience included multiple aspects of data center construction including early project site selection, design, project budgeting, pre-construction, and construction services. For all these services DCi has performed with the utmost professionalism. They are an excellent trusted partner.
Data Center Architect
One aspect of the program where DCi has been especially helpful is validating construction costs early in the budgeting phase. They have extensive experience working with all construction trades and manufacturers to create and confirm project pricing.
Data Center Electrical Engineer
We engaged with DCi very early in the project and I was impressed with the level of rigor of evaluation of project design options to meet the Owner’s objectives while leveraging suppliers and all design partners strengths.
Data Center Engineer
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Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.
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The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
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Frequently Asked Data Center Deployment Questions:
Q: What is an Exchange Colocation?
- A: A multi-tenant, turnkey data centers where the ISPs interconnect which offer services down to the rack or partial rack / cabinet.
Q: What is a kWh?
- A: Electric power is sold in units called kilowatt hours, 1 kWh is the amount of energy delivered in one hour at a power level of 1000 watts. This abbreviation for “kilowatt hour” (kWh) is mostly used in writing rather than conversation.
Q: What is hosting?
- A: The service of running servers on behalf of another party, allowing those organizations to focus on managing their applications, instead of hardware and operating system administration. There are various levels of service and various kinds of hosting offered (e.g. dedicated, shared, virtual, etc.).
DCI proudly recommends the following industry organizations for more information about the data center industry:
AFCOM - Advancing IT and Data Center Infrastructure Professionals | DCA: Data Center Alliance. DCA Global |
The Green Grid | The Uptime Institute | Gartner | Data Center Knowledge | Data Center Frontier | Data Center Dynamics | International Data Center Authority | IDCA | U.S. Green Building Concil | TIA – Telecommunication Industy Association | TIA-942 Certification | TIA Online | BICSI Data Center Standards | BICSI | DataHawk: Analytics & Optimization for Amazon and Walmart | Infrastructure Masons – Uniting the Builders of the Digital Age | Project Management Institute
Data Center Infrastructures builds data centers in the following states in The United States of America:
Alabama, AL – Alaska, AK – Arizona, AZ – Arkansas, AR – California, CA – Colorado, CO – Connecticut, CT – Delaware, DE – Florida, FL – Georgia, GA – Hawaii, HI – Idaho, ID – Illinois, IL – Indiana, IN – Iowa, IA – Kansas, KS – Kentucky, KY – Louisiana, LA – Maine, ME – Maryland, MD – Massachusetts, MA – Michigan, MI – Minnesota, MN – Mississippi, MS – Missouri, MO – Montana, MT – Nebraska, NE – Nevada, NV – New Hampshire, NH – New Jersey, NJ – New Mexico, NM – New York, NY – North Carolina, NC – North Dakota, ND – Ohio, OH – Oklahoma, OK – Oregon, OR – Pennsylvania, PA – Rhode Island, RI – South Carolina, SC – South Dakota, SD – Tennessee, TN – Texas, TX – Utah, UT – Vermont, VT – Virginia, VA – Washington, WA – West Virginia, WV – Wisconsin, WI – Wyoming, WY
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Facts about Virginia
- Capital: Richmond
- Year Founded: 1788
- Major Cities: Major Cities
- Borders: North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia, Maryland, Washington D.C., Atlantic Ocean
- Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Millions USD: $445,876
- Population: 7,078,515
- Land Area (Sq Miles): 40,817
- High Point (Feet): 5,729
- Other Facts: “Key Industries: Agriculture including tomatoes, soybeans, peanuts, tobacco, and hay Computer chips, communications technology, military, data centers, lumber, and the federal government. How Virginia got its name: The name Virginia comes from Queen Elizabeth I, who was known as the Virgin Queen. Virginia State Symbols: State Nickname: Old Dominion; State Slogan: Virginia is for Lovers; State Motto: Sic semper tyrannis (Thus always to tyrants); State flower: American Dogwood; State Bird: Cardinal; State Fish: Brook trout; State Tree: American Dogwood; State Mammal: American Foxhound; State Foods: Ham. Becoming a State: Date Admitted: Wednesday, June 25, 1788; Number Admitted: 10; Prior Name: Virginia Colony, then sovereign state in Confederation; Postal Abbreviation: VA. The Geography of Virginia: Total Size: 39,594 sq. miles (source: 2003 Census); Geographical Low Point: Atlantic Ocean at Sea Level (source: U.S. Geological Survey); Geographical High Point: Mt. Rogers at 5,729 feet, located in the county/subdivision of Grayson-Smyth (source: U.S. Geological Survey); Central Point: Located in Buckingham County approx. 5 miles southwest of Buckingham (source: U.S. Geological Survey) ; Counties: 95 (source: National Association of Counties); Bodies of Water: Atlantic Ocean, Chesapeake Bay, Potomac River, James River, Rappahannock River, Buggs Island Lake, Philphott Lake, Lake Anna, Smith Mountain Lake; Famous People: Arthur Ashe – Tennis player; Sandra Bullock – Actress; William Clark – Leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition; Katie Couric – Talk show host; Gabby Douglas – Gymnast; Ella Fitzgerald – Singer; William Henry Harrison – The 9th President of the United States; Thomas Jefferson – The 3rd President of the United States; Robert E.Lee – Confederate general; Rob Lowe – Actor; James Madison – The 4th President of the United States; James Monroe – The 5th President of the United States; Dred Scot – Slave and civil rights activist; Zachary Taylor – The 12th President of the United States; Lawrence Taylor – Professional football player; John Tyler – The 10th President of the United States; George Washington – The 1st President of the United States; Woodrow Wilson – The 28th President of the United States. More Fun Facts: Virginia is named after Queen Elizabeth I of England who was called the Virgin Queen.; This state is the birthplace of 8 US presidents, more than any other state. They are George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, William Harrison, John Tyler, Zachary Taylor, and Woodrow Wilson. This includes seven of the first 12 presidents.; It is often called the ‘mother of states’ as portions of the original colony are now part of 6 different states.; Virginia Beach is the most populous city.; The first English settlement in the United States was Jamestown.; Richmond was the capital of the Confederate States during the Civil War.; Virginia was a battleground during the Civil War. More than half the battles were fought on Virginia soil.; You can visit both George Washington’s home (Mount Vernon) and Thomas Jefferson’s home (Monticello) in Virginia.; The state song is ‘Carry me back to Old Virginia’. The state fossil, Chesapecten Jeffersonians, was named for the Chesapeake Bay and Thomas Jefferson. Professional Sports Teams: Virginia has no major Professional Sports Teams.” Citation: Nelson, Ken. “United States Geography for Kids: Virginia .” Ducksters, Technological Solutions, Inc. (TSI), https://www.ducksters.com/geography/state.php?State=Virginia
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