Compass Datacenters has completed the acquisition of ROOT Data Center, boosting Compass’ presence in hyperscale computing and providing an entry into the fast-growing Montreal market.
Data center provider Cologix will acquire Montreal-based hyperscale specialist COLO-D in a deal that deepens its cloud on-ramp capabilities in a key growth market.
Vantage Data Centers will enter the Quebec market by acquiring 4Degrees Colocation and its two data centers for $200 million. The deal gives Vantage a presence in the hot Montreal market, which is seeing a surge in hyperscale data center leasing.
In the latest sign of momentum for Quebec as a destination for hyperscale data centers, COLO-D has announced plans to build a 150-megawatt data center campus near Montreal.
The Second Annual Greater Montréal & Québec Data Centre Summit will feature speakers representing data center developers, investors, capital sources, end-users and consultants in Québec and from around the globe.
With cheap hydro power and a forward-leaning design. ROOT Data Center is helping establish Montreal as a destination for hyperscale data centers.