London, United Kingdom – Tuesday, 28th February 2023
AtlasEdge, a leading pan-European Edge data centre provider, has today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Datacenter One (“DC1”), becoming Germany’s leading distributed platform, with a clear pipeline to expand further.
The acquisition, which includes 140+ customers, four state-of-the-art data centres in Stuttgart (x2), Dusseldorf and Leverkusen, as well as additional locations under construction, complements AtlasEdge’s existing sites in Hamburg and Berlin and significantly increases its ability to service customers across five regional German markets.
DC1’s industry-leading senior management team remains unchanged following the transaction and will continue to run the business at a local level. Wolfgang Kaufmann, CEO, DC1, will report into Giuliano Di Vitantonio, CEO, AtlasEdge.
“The acquisition of DC1 is another significant moment in our journey to build Europe’s leading Edge platform. Germany is Europe’s largest economy and a key strategic market characterised by robust demand for infrastructure closer to the end user. The deep local knowledge and expertise offered by Wolfgang and his team will prove invaluable as we consolidate our presence in the country and continue our customer-led expansion.”Giuliano Di Vitantonio, CEO, AtlasEdge
“Becoming part of the AtlasEdge family is a fantastic moment for DC1, our customers, and a huge boost to our ambitious growth plans for Germany. The natural combination of shared expertise, investment, and ambition that this deal represents is significant, and I look forward to everything that we can achieve for our customers together.”Wolfgang Kaufmann, CEO, DC1
AtlasEdge is the leading European Edge data centre platform with over 100 locations across 13 countries. Our distributed data centre portfolio allows our customers to plan and shape their technology and network infrastructure to meet the growing requirements for lower latency, higher performance and localised solutions. Formed through a joint investment by Liberty Global, one of the world’s leading converged video, broadband and communications companies and DigitalBridge, a leading global investment firm dedicated to digital infrastructure. AtlasEdge’s portfolio includes data centres in key markets across Europe, including Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Hamburg, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris and Zurich.
For more information, please visit www.atlasedge.com
ABOUT Datacenter One (“DC1”)
Datacenter One GmbH offers data center development, colocation services and the “Colo Connect” connectivity solution. In this scope of services, it is emerging as a leading German provider of top- quality tailormade solutions.
Its colocation and connectivity solutions provide each customer with the ideal infrastructure and capacity according to their individual needs – highly available, customized, regional and flexibly scalable during operation. Datacenter One operates multiple energy-efficient, future-proof data centers at various locations in Germany, all of which are ISO 27001 and EN 50600-certified and thus meet the strictest security standards.
Since 2021, the company has been a signatory to the Climate Neutral Data Centre Pact, which is committed to making data center operations more sustainable. Datacenter One is a German company headquartered in Stuttgart. For more information, please visit www.DC1.com.
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