Digital Realty built the global standard for technical real estate, developing a unique capability to acquire, manage, and scale data center campuses. Now, Digital Realty is building a unique ecosystem of open solutions that power customer growth through exceptional service on a foundation of unrivaled data center expertise.
Atlanta serves as a hub for transportation and global logistics, and is ranked 5th in overall employment nationally. It has also been named the nation’s 2nd most wired city, and as the most favorable U.S. city for data centers. Ranking in the top 10 as an “American City of the Future,” by FDI Magazine, Atlanta has a reputation as a well-tuned economic engine, and as one of the crown jewels of the Southeast.
Atlanta, 250 Williams Street NW (ATL2)
The building at 250 Williams Street, also known as the American Cancer Society Center, is a 1 million square foot property and one of the largest multi-tenant data centers in the Southeast. This downtown Atlanta building, adjacent to Centennial Olympic Park, sits atop Georgia’s Power Fowler Network underground grid system which assures our customers an uninterrupted supply of power. The Meet Me Room in 250 Williams Street (ATL2) leverages Digital Realty’s dense connectivity environments at 56 Marietta (ATL1) offering low-latency access to major carriers, the Digital Realty Internet Exchange, and our Service Exchange. 250 Williams Street is conveniently located near Atlanta’s MARTA rail system and is near many retail amenities and restaurants.
• Approximately 50,000 gross sq.ft.
• Approximately 11,000 sq.ft. of roof space
• Floor Loading – Up to 100 (lbs/sq.ft.)
• Dual fiber ring back to ATL1 (56 Marietta)
UPS Power Capacity
• 1,600 (kW)
• The ATL1 and ATL2 Meet-Me-Rooms
will act as a single environment, providing
connectivity to an extensive ecosystem
of networks, service providers, and other
• The Metro Connect product will not be
required to connect the two locations.
• Access to the Digital Realty Internet
Exchange – Digital Realty’s IXP for fast,
reliable and high performing internet or VoIP
access with lower IP transit costs
• Service Exchange
• Dedicated Internet Access (DIA)
• Suite 1400 cooling will be provided by (3)
three 300 tons air cooled chillers with an
N+1 redundancy configuration
• Each UPS room cooling will be provided
by two (2) chilled (glycol) water downflow
CRAH units with control and monitoring
options similar to Data Center CRAH units
• The BMS design will support DLR Data
Center 24×7 operation of all critical