SAN FRANCISCO, August 3, 2017 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (“1547”), a leading owner and developer of datacenter space, together with their partner, Los Angeles-based CIM Group, announced today that they have acquired 7.34 acres at 400 Paul Avenue in San Francisco to develop into the premier datacenter property in urban San Francisco. The 240,000 square foot campus will consist of a newly constructed 187,000 square foot, purpose-built, state-of-the-art datacenter and the redevelopment of two historic buildings providing over 56,000 square feet of office and support/secure storage space. “We are thrilled to finally close this transaction and get this deal over the finish line. It is the culmination of over a year’s worth of hard work and effort by our development, legal and finance teams. We are also very excited to be working with the team at CIM, one of the premier urban infrastructure funds,” stated J. Todd Raymond, CEO of 1547, “we expect San Francisco to be a top market for 1547 in the coming years.”
ORANGEBURG, NY – September 28, 2016 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom designed datacenters, announces new Disaster Recovery (DR) space at its Orangeburg, NY datacenter. The Disaster Recovery space totals 3,460 square feet with 5 dedicated offices and 2,500 square feet of open desk area. This new space is available immediately to both existing and new customers.
This build-out completes Phase I of the Disaster Recovery space in Orangeburg, and includes 84 office seats which can be leased in a dedicated or shared environment allowing customers a physical office, on-site, available on demand.
ORANGEBURG, NY – September 7, 2016 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom designed datacenters, announces commissioning of a new suite at its Orangeburg, NY datacenter facility. This 5,000 sq ft suite offers N+1 electrical and mechanical configuration. With up to 1 MW of power available and up to 15 kW density per cabinet this suite provides new colocation opportunity in Orangeburg for the New York metro area.
1547’s executive team worked diligently with the Rockland County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) to secure a sales tax abatement for all new hardware for datacenter and colocation customers. 1547 is implementing an IDA Fast Track program making it easier for customers to identify and implement the tax savings. This savings totals 8.35% of all qualified capital purchases, significantly reducing the cost for rack deployments in the facility.
Private Network Connections available to AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platforms
KAPOLEI, HI – January 18, 2016 – AlohaNAP, fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty’s (1547) premier enterprise datacenter in Hawaii, announces that customers at the AlohaNAP datacenter facility in Kapolei, HI can now take advantage of Level 3 IP and Fiber Services as well as their Cloud Connect service to securely connect their datacenter infrastructure to over 30 global cloud services, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform, with faster speeds and greater reliability.
“Level 3 Cloud Connect Platform allows AlohaNAP to provide our enterprise customers a secure private connection to the leading cloud providers in the world,” states Robert DeVita, Chief Sales Officer at AlohaNAP. “Whether organizations are connecting to a public cloud based in the mainland United States or extending a hybrid cloud to servers hosted at AlohaNAP, Cloud Connect ensures critical data and applications are always online.”
Orange & Rockland Utilities Rate Provides a 20% Discount Off Electrical Delivery
ORANGEBURG, NY –January 14, 2016 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters, announces that its Orangeburg facility has received the ‘Power to Grow’ Economic Development Incentive Rate (EDR) from the Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R). This rate will provide a 20% discount on the delivery portion of the O&R electric bill for five years. This coupled with the NYPA Hydropower allotment for seven years will allow tenants to achieve one of the lowest power costs in the NY/NJ region.
As an expanding business in the region, 1547’s Orangeburg facility became eligible for this incentive. 1547’s construction and engineering teams work diligently on a local and national level to ensure they are aware of programs that will provide cost effective solutions in the datacenter. This cost reduction is a significant differentiator not available in the surrounding metro areas.
Chamber Week Panel to Provide 2016 Forecast for Hawaii and Global Economy
KAPOLEI, HI –January 12, 2016 – AlohaNAP, fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty’s (1547) premier enterprise datacenter in Hawaii, announces its CEO, J. Todd Raymond, will speak on the State of the Economy panel during the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii’s Chamber Week. Chamber Week takes place January 19-22 with the State of the Economy panel taking place on Wednesday, January 20 from 11:30am – 1:30pm. The panel will bring together business leaders across major industries to provide their outlook for 2016.
AlohaNAP is the lead sponsor of this event and will be participating in various Chamber events throughout the week. The AlohaNAP executive team will also be attending Pacific Telecommunications Council 2016 (PTC’16) from January 17-20 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu, HI. The team will be onsite to discuss the company’s latest advancements and upcoming plans.
Industry veteran adds expertise in datacenter acquisition and strategy
DALLAS, TX –November 2, 2015 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters, announces the acquisition of Shell Street Equities, LLC and the hiring of Mitch Kralis as Executive Vice President of Real Estate.
Mr. Kralis has been focused on the datacenter and telecom real estate sector for the past 15 years. Prior to joining 1547, Mr. Kralis was the founder and president of Shell Street Equities, LLC a commercial real estate firm. Previously, he was Vice President at Server Farm Realty and Executive Vice President of Red Sea Group USA. During his career, Mr. Kralis has purchased and sold projects valued at more than $2 billion.
New Carrier Options Serve Clients in the Tri-State Region and Beyond
ORANGEBURG, NY –October 13, 2015 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters, announces the addition of broadband carriers Verizon Business, Zayo and Cogent at its Orangeburg, NY facility.
This 232,000 sq. ft., 24 MW datacenter opened its doors in Q1 of 2015 with anchor tenants in the communications and technology verticals. The facility also features a 60,000 sq. ft. business continuity and disaster recovery center providing a reliable and secure contingency worksite to enable companies to mitigate risk.
Firm will invest over $130 million in historic facility to meet wholesale datacenter demand in Chicago market
CHICAGO, IL –September 16, 2015 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters, announces the development of Midway Technology Centre, Chicago’s historic Schulze Baking Company building. The 230,000 sq ft hardened warehouse, a National Register of Historic Places building located on the South Side of Chicago, will be converted to house 100,000 sq ft of datacenter space. The new datacenter will address continued strong demand in the Chicago datacenter market.
The first phase of development will include 52,000 sq ft of datacenter space and 10 MW of power delivered from two separate substations. A total of 26 MW are available at Midway Technology Centre for the additional planned phases.
Position enhances firm’s corporate development and marketing strategy
DALLAS, TX –September 14, 2015 – fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty (1547), a leading developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters, announces that Lauren Lemoi has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing.
“This year we have seen significant advancement in our business model,” states Corey Welp, Managing Director of 1547. “The addition of a Vice President of Marketing further solidifies our commitment to developing our business. Lauren’s marketing expertise adds to our team’s level of professionalism and dedication.”