Salt Lake City: A Premier Data Center Destination
Salt Lake City is quickly becoming the go-to destination for data centers, attracting both local innovators from Silicon Slopes and those seeking an alternative to expensive centers in California. Forbes has recognized Salt Lake City as the best state for business and least debt burdened, making it an ideal location with easy accessibility to the West Coast and Mountain communities.
DataBank, a leading data center provider, offers six strategically located data centers in the area. These include the downtown SLC1 Carrier Hotel and the Bluffdale campus consisting of SLC2, SLC3, SLC4, SLC5, and SLC6. The high elevation and dry desert geography in Salt Lake City allow for efficient cooling, while the state's low occurrence of natural and man-made disasters make it one of the safest data center locations in the United States. Additionally, Utah boasts some of the highest Internet speeds in the Intermountain West, making it a top choice for data center operations.
DataBank's SLC5 data center in Bluffdale, UT utilizes the unique power and network infrastructure of the Granite Point Campus, making it the ideal facility for high-performance computing. With ample raised flooring, access to multiple carriers, and a 66MW substation, SLC5 is the premier colocation facility for hyperscale cloud, content, and SaaS in the Silicon Slopes region.
Choose Salt Lake City as your data center destination and experience secure and high-performance operations in a thriving business environment.