Prime’s Sacramento data center campus provides 26 MW and 215,000 SF of capacity over the first two facilities with a large runway for future on-campus development for long-term scalability.
The Sacramento data center market is only a two hour drive from Silicon Valley and offers a lower total cost of ownership when compared to the region. Northern California is a top 3 North American market with a strong, local demand base.
Prime’s Sacramento data center campus features one operational data center and a second planned facility in for 26 critical MW and 215,000 SF of capacity. Customers will have access to renewable energy sources and strong network options.
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 | Sacramento is the capital of California and part of the NoCal region which is ranked as a top 3 North American data center market for both capacity and demand.
Sacramento provides a compelling value proposition for local government and enterprise organizations as well as tech giants and F500 companies from Silicon Valley, San Francisco and Oakland.
|While it can be difficult to secure land parcels and power at scale in San Jose and Santa Clara, Sacramento offers both in close proximity to the tech hubs. SMUD is the utility provider offering low cost of power and strong reliability.
Sacramento is home to a convenient International airport as well as multiple regional airports for quick access to the data centers.
|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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