HOUSTON - Austin-based Data Foundry Inc. purchased 18 acres in the Greenspoint area on which it plans to build a new data center campus.
The campus has room for 250,000 sf of data center space with a power capacity of 50 megawatts. Data Foundry said it plans to break ground in first quarter 2014.
Data Foundry currently operates a data center space inside the Marathon Oil Tower in the Galleria but its main 250,000-sf data center campus is in Austin.
The first building is scheduled for completion by 4Q 2014, and, during construction, hundreds of workers are expected to be employed on the project.
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