Verne Global, a UK-based developer of power conscious data center campuses, announced today that Datapipe, a leading provider of managed services and infrastructure for mission critical IT and cloud computing, will deliver carbon neutral managed IT solutions upon completion of Verne Global’s purpose-built Icelandic data center facility.
The 18-hectare campus in Keflavik, Iceland, which is where the 100% carbon neutral purpose-built facility is being constructed, is owned and managed by Verne Global. Verne Global’s data center campus is powered by dual sources of 100% renewable energy (geothermal and hydroelectric) and is well-positioned to lower the carbon footprint of companies around the world. In addition to implementing renewable energy, the data center campus in Keflavik uses the ambient temperatures of Iceland to provide free cooling.
Datapipe, who will manage the facility upon completion, prides itself on its commitment of being a global leader in sustainable IT. Datapipe has been recognized by several associations for its commitment to sustainability, most notably, is its recognition by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for implementing all of their data centers in the U.S and Canada with renewable energy.
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Datapipe offers a single provider solution for managing and securing mission-critical IT services, including cloud computing, infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, colocation and data centers. Datapipe delivers those services from the world’s most influential technical and financial markets including New York metro, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong and Shanghai. For more information about Datapipe visit www.datapipe.com.
Verne Global owns and operates a data centre campus in Keflavik, Iceland that offers data centre decision-makers both colocation and build-to-suit options. Customer’s range in size, from those requiring multi-kilowatts to multi-megawatts. The site is connected to Europe and the United States with multiple high-speed cables. Based in the United Kingdom, Verne Global is led by an experienced team with proven success in the data centre industry. For more information, please visit us at www.verneglobal.com.