In the tri-state area the technology boom is evident in the state of New Jersey. According to data supplied by the Bureau of Labor Statistics New Jersey became one of the top five states in tech workforce when it added five percent more tech positions, or 3,600 jobs, and topped the list of fastest growing states.
The state of New Jersey boasts a highly-educated workforce, ranking number one for education in CNBC’s 2013 “Top States for Business.” It is home to 21 Fortune 500 companies specializing in life science, aerospace, manufacturing and IT. Enabling global access through world-class seaports and airports that’s supplemented by a robust portfolio of tax incentives, NJ is a preferred state for business origination, expansion or relocation.
New Jersey, 300 J.F. Kennedy Boulevard East
The Digital Realty data center located at 300 JFK Boulevard East is a critical colocation and interconnection hub, which serves as a strategic redundant data center for the New York metro area located approximately 0.25 miles from the Lincoln Tunnel in a strategic and resilient location with proximity to extensive fiber networks. This four-story data center facility totals 312,000 square feet, with redundant 13.2kV utility feeds providing 14MW of utility capacity.
With convenient access to NYC via major access points (Lincoln Tunnel, Holland Tunnel, NJT Bus and NY Waterway), 300 Blvd East is ideally is ideally suited for supporting businesses in New York and Northern New Jersey. In addition to reaching key financial network exchanges, clients at 300 Boulevard East can also directly access other Digital Realty customers located within NYC facilities by leveraging our Metro Connect solution. Our 300 Boulevard East site also provides access to our Internet Exchange and multiple peering exchanges. In addition, this site is also interconnected to two data centers in New Jersey and two additional sites in New York.
A building expansion completed in 2011 has added 20,000 sf. of raised floor space and 2.3MW of redundant UPS capacity. This space is concurrently maintainable, and will provide access to the Digital Realty Ecosystem for connectivity to other Digital Realty properties within the NY Metro Region and across its global portfolio as well as other carrier-intensive locations.
- 4 Story, 312,000 sq ft
Utility Power Capacity
- 14 MW
UPS Power Capacity
- 2.3 MW
Fiber and Building Entry
- Multiple Diverse Entrances
- 24×7 Onsite Security Personnel
- CCTV Camera Systems – 90+ Day Retention
- Biometric and Proximity Badge Access