Power Based Buildings

Powered Base Buildings®

Powered Shells

Data center power shells, or Powered Base Buildings®, provide you with a fit-out-ready data center building on power and fiber-provisioned sites. Buildings are ready for your specific improvements for operating in less time and at a reduced cost.

Harness Flexibility and Resiliency

  • Convenience of a move-in ready data center power shell, complete with power base buildings, network resiliencies and redundancies already in place, is ready for customizations that meet your specific needs
  • Leveraging our power-based buildings product gives you the ability to deploy more quickly and efficiently than if you build on your own
  • Power-based buildings offer the ease of expansion as your company continues to grow and your data center needs change
  • Reduce your initial capital data center investment by leveraging our power and network infrastructure that is already in place to expand your digital capabilities
  • Stability and Resiliency: 11 straight years of Five Nines (99.999%) Uptime across our global portfolio


Join our interconnected and global network of customers and partners when and where you need us.

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Leader in Sustainability

Digital Realty was named 2018 Green Lease Leader by the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Buildings Alliance.

Not only are we built to LEED/BREEAM standards, but our Green Leases create structures that align the costs and benefits of efficiency investments between building owners and tenants.

Leader in Sustainability
  • Renewable Energy - 100% Wind Power for U.S. Colo Retail
  • Energy Efficiency - Achieved 20% Energy Efficiency DOE Target Goal
  • Leader in Green Building - More Certified Green Buildings than any other Provider
  • Executed First Green Bond - $493 million net allocated to 9 sustainable projects in 4 countries

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