Interxion announces €28m data centre for Dublin
Interxion has announced plans to invest €28 million for the construction the first two phases of its third data centre – DUB3 – at Grange Castle Business Park in Dublin. Up to 100 jobs will be created in the construction phase.
DUB3 will provide a total of approximately 2,300sqm of equipped space in four phases and total customer – a vailable power of approximately 5MW. DUB3 will provide access to more than 40 carriers and ISPs, as well as the Irish Internet Exchange, whose core node is based at Interxion’s current Dublin campus.
“As Europe’s fastest growing economy, we have seen a significant increase in demand for our services in recent years in Ireland,” said Karl Mulhall, managing director, Interxion Ireland. “We are experiencing growth from new clients as well as current clients as more and more look to support their traditional hosting services with cloud services. These companies are looking for connectivity and security from their providers and our reputation and expertise in this area provides us with a unique opportunity for growth. This announcement demonstrates our continued investment in the Irish market.”
The first two phases of DUB3 are scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2016.