DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. Northern Virginia And New Jersey Data Centers
Weather Hurricane Sandy With 100% Uptime
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2012
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc.
(NYSE: DFT) announced today that all of its eight data centers located in
Northern Virginia and Piscataway, New Jersey received no major damage and
performed as designed and without interruption during Hurricane Sandy.
"Our purpose-built data centers are designed and operated to provide our
customers with the utmost in reliability, even during the most inclement
situations," commented Scott Davis, Executive Vice President of Operations.
"We have systematically designed and built dedicated substations with multiple
feeds for our data centers which afford us the highest level of utility
service availability. While several of our data centers located within the
path of Sandy had brief utility outages, all back-up systems performed as
expected. Our New Jersey data center continues to run on generators and we
have secured enough fuel until utility power is restored."
About DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc.
DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT) is a leading owner, developer,
operator and manager of large multi-tenanted wholesale data centers. The
Company's facilities are designed to offer highly specialized, efficient,
carrier-neutral and safe computing environments in a low-cost operating
model. The Company's customers outsource their mission critical applications
and include national and international enterprises across numerous industries,
such as technology, Internet content providers, media, communications,
cloud-based, healthcare and financial services. The Company's ten data
centers are located in four major U.S. markets, which total 2.4 million gross
square feet and 205 megawatts of available critical load to power the servers
and computing equipment of its customers. DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc., a
real estate investment trust (REIT) is headquartered in Washington, DC. For
more information, please visit www.dft.com.
SOURCE DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc.
Contact: Christopher Warnke, Manager, Investor Relations, +1-202-478-2330,
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