U.S. colocation data center market assessment thru 2025

May 4, 2020
The steadiness of the US data center colocation market forecast is attributed to the significant presence of some crucial providers, says Research and Markets.

The "US Data Center Colocation Market 2019-2025" report has been added to the offering of industry analyst firm Research and Markets.com (Dublin, Ireland). Per the analyst, the US data center colocation market is estimated to grow modestly at a CAGR of 12.9% during the forecast period.

The steadiness of the US data center colocation market forecast is attributed to the significant presence of some crucial providers offering data center colocation facilities in the country, including CenturyLink, Equinix, and AT&T, Inc. The new report drills down to note that CenturyLink's colocation services are available in more than 60 data centers located across the globe, incorporating more than 2.5 million square feet of space around the world, enabling the company to effectively deliver their services to the client locations and support them to achieve a faster time-to-market. Each data center provides service level agreements (SLAs) for temperatures and humidity, structured cabling, plus a 100% power uptime SLA. 

Overall, the analyst observes that there are multiple data center clusters all over the US offering abundant colocation opportunities. The major colocation data center markets in the US are cited as: Los Angeles; New York; the Washington DC area; Chicago, and the San Francisco Bay area.

The report notes that the US is well-linked to Asia-Pacific and Europe with submarine cables. Large carrier-neutral American data centers are characterized by advanced equipment forming a rich ecosystem that facilitates maximum uptime and connectivity to a large number of service providers. The analyst notes that, for colo- facilities, energy is a major concern for data centers, and that "the US has better coverage of the energy sector. This contributes to the rising number of data centers across the country," adds Research and Markets.

The report's executive summary concludes, "The companies which are contributing to the growth of the US data center colocation market include AT&T, Inc., Equinix, Inc., Digital Realty Trust, Inc., IBM Corp., and Verizon Communications Inc. The market players are considerably contributing to the market growth by the adoption of various strategies including new product launch, merger, and acquisition, collaborations with government, funding to the start-ups and technological advancements to stay competitive in the market. For instance, in February 2019, Google has selected Equinix, Inc. for its Los Angeles area cable landing station (CLS) to support the Curie subsea cable system. It is the first subsea cable to Chile over the last 20 years."

The new report provides: a comprehensive research methodology of the US data center colocation market; an exhaustive analysis of macro and micro factors influencing the market guided by key recommendations; analysis of regional regulations and other government policies impacting the US data center colocation market; insights about market determinants which are stimulating the US data center colocation market; detailed and extensive market segments with regional distribution of forecasted revenues; and extensive profiles and recent developments of market players.

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