This has led to record levels of data usage and growing demand for data center services accessible to organisations both large and small.
According to independent industry analysts Structure Research, the global data center colocation and interconnection market has an estimated value of $US53.9 billion and an annual growth rate of 11.4 per cent.
Prime Data Centers is a California-based wholesale data center developer and operator with several existing facilities and a pipeline of future projects throughout the Americas and Europe.
Prime Data Centers develops, acquires, and operates data centers for large enterprises and hyper-scalers looking for on-premises, hybrid, or cloud solutions. Through its owned properties, customer assets (sale-leaseback), or greenfield developments, Prime delivers build-to-suit, powered-shell, and turn-key solutions. The company targets offerings that provide customers unique ownership options or flexible wholesale leasing models resulting in a true corporate partnership.
With this partnership and investment, Macquarie Capital can help Prime Data Centers accelerate the development of a promising project pipeline and drive long-term growth.”
Mark Bradshaw, Head of Infrastructure Investing and Development for Europe & Americas at Macquarie Capital
Macquarie Capital will lend its infrastructure investing, operating and development expertise to complement Prime’s experience in delivering and servicing data center infrastructure solutions to enterprise and hyperscale companies.
Macquarie Capital is an excellent fit for us, not only because of the strategic nature that is truly unique and a potential paradigm shift in solving for the delivery of sustainable mission-critical infrastructure on-demand at whatever capacity, but also because of their long-term investment horizon to really scale and leverage our mutual assets and people.”
Nicholas Laag – CEO and founder of Prime Data Centers