RagingWire Data Centers, the nation’s premier data center provider, hosted a grand opening reception today at its 150,000 square foot data center in Ashburn, Virginia. Governor Bob McDonnell attended the event and cut the ribbon welcoming RagingWire to Virginia and recognizing the company’s significant achievements in designing, building, and operating world-class data centers.
Loudoun County, which was instrumental in RagingWire’s decision to build the new data center in Ashburn, provided significant support to the event. From the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors attendees were: Vice Chairman Janet Clarke (Blue Ridge Supervisor), Supervisor Suzanne Volpe (Algonkian District), Supervisor Ralph Buona (Ashburn District), Supervisor Shawn Williams (Broad Run District), Supervisor Geary Higgins (Catoctin District), Supervisor Matthew Letourneau (Dulles District), and Supervisor Kenneth Reid (Leesburg District). Also from Loudoun County were: Administrator Tim Hemstreet, Clerk of the Circuit Court Gary M. Clemens, Commissioner of the Revenue Robert S. Wertz, Jr., Director of the Department of Economic Development Thomas Flynn and Assistant Director Buddy Rizer, Sheriff Michael Chapman, and Treasurer Roger Zurn. “RagingWire is grateful for
the support of the Virginia business and government community and Loudoun County as we grow our company from coast to coast,” said George Macricostas, chairman, CEO, and founder of RagingWire. “We are committed to attracting Fortune 1000 enterprises, the top .com web businesses, and innovators from cloud computing to software-as-a-service (SaaS) to leverage our 100% available data center in Virginia.” RagingWire’s new Virginia data center campus was designed for companies looking to build, enhance, or extend their IT infrastructure for East Coast and European operations. Data Center Talk updates its resources everyday. Visit us to know of the latest technology and standards from the data center world. Please leave your views and comments on DCT Forum