Stream Data Centers Minneapolis I, is just 25 miles from the Minneapolis−Saint Paul International Airport, in convenient proximity to nearby Fortune 500 companies and businesses in the commerce, finance, transportation and healthcare industry. To serve these mission critical industries, Stream focused on data center security and data center disaster recovery services in their data center facilities, retail colocation as well as private data center suites.
Stream built this large Minneapolis data center and colocation facility in Chaska, MN to help provide State of Minnesota tax benefits for businesses. The Minnesota sales tax exemption provides a substantial savings opportunity for Stream customers. Depending on the IT hardware used, the degree of sales tax savings can vary from $40 to $78/contracted kW per month. In addition, Stream Minneapolis I Data Center customers are exempt from personal property tax. So, depending on where you currently host your IT infrastructure, Stream estimates property tax savings worth an additional 2% to 6% of the value of IT asset base each year. Businesses looking for data center and retail colocation facility see substantial savings in network costs, property tax savings plus sales tax benefits with Stream Minneapolis I Data Center.