MARION, IA—August 5, 2010—EDC Client, Involta is a high-security co-location data center— the first of its kind in the Corridor. It houses mission-critical computer systems and related components for area businesses, government and educational institutions. The 20,000-square-foot facility features 10,000 square feet of conditioned data center space for housing mission-critical computer systems.
The Involta data center achieved LEED certification for energy use, lighting, water and material use, as well as incorporating a variety of other sustainable strategies.
“Both high energy costs and environmental concerns have challenged technology companies to find innovative ways in which to manage and reduce energy usage,” said Bruce Lehrman, CEO of Involta. “Achieving LEED certification is one way in which companies can contribute locally to what is increasingly a global challenge.”