CoreSite Realty, a provider of the secure, reliable, high-performance data center, cloud and interconnection solutions in major U.S. metropolitan areas, published its 2019 Corporate Sustainability Report.
Reliable and energy-efficient data centers
CoreSite continues to empower its employees and valuing their diversity and leadership, ultimately driving the Company’s success and that of our stakeholders. The company increased the percentage of veterans at CoreSite from 15% to 21%.
Paul Szurek, CoreSite’s President and Chief Executive Officer, said,
Customers, colleagues, and communities are three words to describe how our business strategy intertwines with our sustainability practices. In our third Corporate Sustainability Report, we summarize another year in our journey of being a responsible steward for all our stakeholders. We remain committed to being a reliable partner, people centered, and efficiency focused.”
CoreSite’s 2019 accomplishments include achieving “Eight 9s” of reliability across its platform of data center facilities, improving 2019 Power Utilization Effectiveness by 4.8% on a same-store basis compared to 2018, and decreasing our energy intensity per NRSF compared to 2018 despite increased energy consumption.
CoreSite strives to enhance our strong data center ecosystems to provide our community of customers with collaborative opportunities in their IT journeys while engaging with our local communities. providing 650 hours of volunteer service by our headquarter employees. The company implemented a COVID-19 donation matching program resulting in approximately $305,000 donated to benefit the local communities in each of its eight markets, to fight with COVID-19.