Colovore's Building Achieves LEED Platinum Certification

(Press Release) Santa Clara, California (October 24, 2013) — Colovore, the leading provider of high-density colocation solutions in the Bay Area, announced today that its data center facility on 1101 Space Park Drive in Santa Clara, California has been awarded LEED® Platinum, the highest LEED level of certification. The LEED program is a voluntary third-party verification program developed by the … Read More

Raising Data Center Power Density

(Source: Data Center Journal) For companies resisting the temptation to outsource to the cloud, data center design and operation decisions can be extremely difficult in the face of mounting budget pressures, rising demand and limited resources, like floor space. Colocation providers face similar challenges in maximizing both the value they deliver to customers and their own returns on services. A … Read More

Data centers with style? Colovore adds creature comforts.

(Source: Silicon Valley Business Journal) Generally speaking, data centers are cavernous, cold and frankly unpleasant places. One startup in Santa Clara is working to turn the dungeon-like data center stereotype on its head. Colovore LLC, led by president Sean Holzknecht, is building a new data center in an old fabrication shop that looks more like a trendy coffee shop than … Read More

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 … Read More

Colovore Enters Silicon Valley Market

(Source: Data Center Knowledge) There’s a new player on the Silicon Valley data center scene. Colocation startup Colovore is moving into Santa Clara, where it plans to deploy high-density data center space. Colovore is preparing to commence construction at 1101 Space Park, a 24,000 square foot property owned by veteran developers Pelio & Associates. The building is in the heart … Read More

Data center startup Colovore raises $8M

(Source: Silicon Valley Business Journal) Data center startup Colovore disclosed on Tuesday that it raised about $8 million in funding. The Santa Clara-based company led by President Sean Holzknecht didn’t say in its Securities and Exchange Commission filing who its investors are but said there are 36 of them involved in the funding… Full article at Silicon Valley Business Journal