Prime’s Los Angeles data center offers a unique combination of wholesale power capacity and connectivity options with low-cost dark fiber pairs for low-latency access to carrier hotels like One Wilshire.
With multiple international subsea cables landing in the region, the Los Angeles data center market is a critical network connection point between North America and APAC. Additionally, with numerous film, gaming and entertainment companies who call LA home, content optimization is king in LA.
Prime’s Los Angeles data center is located five minutes from the One Wilshire carrier hotel in Vernon, CA. The three-story facility features 33 megawatts and 261,000 square feet of capacity as well as multiple sustainability innovations such as Prime heat sink panels and waterless cooling.
1. Data centers on your terms: unique ownership and dynamic lease options
2. Lower data center cost basis (power and land)
3. Ample capacity for short / long-term growth
|OVERVIEW | The Los Angeles data center market plays a key role in global technology advancement due to its international subsea connectivity and the content creation of the numerous film, television, gaming and entertainment companies headquartered in Southern California.
The population of greater Los Angeles is 12.5 million with the city of LA at nearly 4 million. More than 50 of the Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in LA.
|Educated talent is easy to find in Southern California with 63 public and private universities in the region. Los Angeles also is served by multiple international airports for convenient travel with the busiest being LAX.
Los Angeles offers world-class amenities such as lodging, restaurants and entertainment options. Prime's Los Angeles data center is a few minutes from luxury hotels and upscale dowtown restaurants as well as LA Live.
|MARKET SIZE | Arizton projects the European data center market to achieve record investments of $65.7 billion by 2027. The Nordic data center market is part of the next grouping of high-growth European regions that augment the established FLAPD (Frankfurt-London-Amsterdam-Paris-Dublin) markets.
With ~25 facilities from data center companies and carriers as well as tech/Internet businesses, Denmark is seeing increased investment that echoes the larger continental trend.
|Companies making recent public headlines regarding data center transactions in Denmark include Apple, Microsoft, Google and SAP amongst others. Prime projects Denmark's demand to continue at a 25% CAGR through 2030.
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|POWER | Denmark is the power hub of Northern Europe with planned and established interconnectors with Germany, Great Britain, Finland, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands. The country maintains one of the most reliable grids in all of Europe with 99.996% uptime.
Connected to both the main European and the Nordic Backbone Grids, Denmark has fully redundant connections and sufficient on-site power (10/15, 50/60, 132/150 and 400 kV grids).
|Renewable Power Sources | This is where Denmark really excels. The country has achieved 72% renewable energy in the mix and forecasts 100% by 2028.
Competitive Power Costs | According to Eurostat, only Finland posted lower electricity price for non-household consumers than Denmark. Rates in Germany and Italy were 2X or higher than Denmark power costs.
|NETWORK | Denmark has strong in-country, regional, intercontinental, and subsea cable network access. Denmark's optimal fibre connections and geographical location ensure low-latency experience for end users in Europe and the Nordics.
Additionally, dark fiber is readily available across the country, with redundant connections/paths from north to south and west to east. It is no surprise what Denmark ranks 5th on the global connectivity index.
|Network Performance | Denmark low-latency performance to numerous EU financial hubs such as Amsterdam (8 MS RT), Frankfurt (9 MS RT) Stockholm (8 MS RT) and Oslo (8 MS RT). Even London clocks in at 20 MS RT from CPH.
Copenhagen is the major peering/IX hub and Esbjerg region is the major subsea cable landing hub. International fiber connections are offered by a number of carriers including Telia, GlobalConnect, Lumen, TDC and Altibox.
|RISK PROFILE | Denmark is an extremely stable country with a AAA-rated economy. The country has maintained a fixed exchange rate policy since 1982 and the DKK has been pegged to the Euro since 1999. Denmark has also undergone extensive upgrades to its infrastructure (transportation, grids, network, renewables).
Top 5 Global Accolades
- Least corrupt country
- Ease of doing business
- Global competitiveness
|Weather / Natural Disaster Risk | Denmark’s climate is cool and temperate with summer-to-winter fluctuations limited to ~10 degrees Celsius for reduced pressure changes and violent storms. Low seismic activity contributes to The Global Seismic Hazard Map classifying Denmark as a "No Natural Disaster Zone".
Terrorism Risk | Denmark is classified as a "Very Low" terrorism risk with a score of 0.2 on the Global Terrorism Index. Comparatively the UK posted a 4.97 as the most risky EU country.
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