Philadelphia Technology Park Partners with Comcast Business Services To Expand Network Connectivity in Philadelphia Navy Yard

  Philadelphia Technology Park Partners with Comcast Business Services To
  Expand Network Connectivity in Philadelphia Navy Yard

Business Wire

PHILADELPHIA -- February 5, 2013

Philadelphia Technology Park, the Mid-Atlantic’s premier data center for
colocation located in the Philadelphia Navy Yard, announced today that it has
partnered with Comcast Corporation, one of the nation's leading providers of
information and communications products and services, to provide the data
center with access to Comcast’s private, optical network and extensive fiber

The new relationship allows both Philadelphia Technology Park and Comcast
Business Services to continue to expand their connections in the region.
Philadelphia Navy Yard businesses, including Comcast customers and perspective
customers alike, will now be able to connect with a state-of-the-art data
center and have access to Comcast’s high-performance network.

"As we continue to expand our connections throughout the region, we are proud
to welcome Comcast to Philadelphia Technology Park and the Navy Yard," said
Corey Blanton, Chief Operating Officer of Enterprise Technology Parks. "We are
pleased to provide the Navy Yard with a connection to Comcast’s high
performance network and to offer their bandwidth services and routes to meet
customers’ communications needs."

“With our Ethernet suite of services, we are able to deliver the scalability
and maximum uptime that are essential to the range of businesses located at
the Philadelphia Technology Park, regardless of size or requirements,” said
Michael Maloney, Vice President of Comcast Business Services, Freedom Region.
“The backbone of a data center is flexible and reliable connectivity, and our
Ethernet solution will enhance network capabilities in the Philadelphia Navy
Yard while reducing the costs and management associated with delivering
critical business applications.”

All press inquiries related to the Philadelphia Technology Park and the
Comcast partnership should be directed to Emily Verna at 215-825-9634 or

About Philadelphia Technology Park

Philadelphia Technology Park opened in the Philadelphia-based Navy Yard in
September 2010 and has quickly become one of the Mid-Atlantic’s premier
carrier-neutral data centers. Philadelphia Technology Park is a
state-of-the-art, 25,700 square foot colocation data center that serves to
house mission critical data for its customers. The center was designed to meet
the high density power, cooling and bandwidth requirements of the Uptime
Institute. Located within the Philadelphia Navy Yard, it is the only
purpose-built, single-use data center facility of its kind in Southeastern
Pennsylvania, South Jersey and Wilmington market. Over $25 million have been
invested into Philadelphia Technology Park.

Philadelphia Technology Park is owned by Enterprise Technology Parks, LLC and
is a sister corporation to Baltimore Technology Park, a 30,000 square foot
colocation data center located in Baltimore, Maryland. Philadelphia Technology
Park utilizes the same experienced team that has made its Baltimore
counterpart the premier data center of the greater Baltimore/northern
Washington, D.C. area.

Philadelphia Technology Park is located at 4775 League Island Blvd.,
Philadelphia, PA, 19112. Inquiries can be made directly to Christina Cooper
via phone at 215-218-1980, email to,
or Web at


Emily Verna, 215-825-9634
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