DataBank announced the opening of its third data center in Minnesota, MSP3, located in Brooklyn Park. MSP3 will be a Tier III designed-certified data center located on 14 acres of land purchased from Scannell Properties in 2020.
Direct access to DataBank’s services
According to the announcement, Phase 1 of this development will include a new 86,000 square feet data center facility and will be master-planned for Phase 2, which includes an additional 170,000 square feet of data center space. Phase 1 is expected to be completed in September 2021. At MSP3, customers will have direct access to DataBank’s full suite of services including colocation, cloud, and connectivity.
Raul K. Martynek, CEO of DataBank, said,
“Our customers drive our growth and we are excited to once again expand our presence in the Minneapolis region with MSP3 to support their requirements for high quality, secure data center space. The Twin Cities have become beacons for growth and innovation in the Midwest, and DataBank is pleased to grow along with them.”