New provider Colovore believes demand is high for high density

(Source: 451 Research)

We had been wondering what happened to Pelio & Associates’ powered shell at 1101 Space Park in Santa Clara. Originally the developer planned to put a datacenter in the space, featuring modular units. Instead, it has now leased the site to a new provider, Colovore, of which Les Pelio is an investor and board member.

Colovore is differentiating itself in the hyper-competitive Silicon Valley market with a high-density retail offering of 20kW per rack throughout the entire datacenter. The firm is developing a modern green facility, which has already achieved LEED platinum certification…  (PDF)