FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Evocative Announces Acquisition and Expansion in to Downtown Los Angeles West 7 Center
Evocative is expanding its foot print and bringing its highly secure full compliant data center portfolio to the Los Angeles Market.
San Jose, CA, September 6, 2017 – Evocative, LLC , a leading provider of highly secure compliant Internet infrastructure services, today announced that it has acquired two downtown Los Angeles based data centers from ColoNet Solutions and executed a long-term lease with Rising Realty Partners at West 7 Center, formerly known as the Garland Center, located at 1200 West 7th Street. West 7 Center is one of the best connected, secure and hardened facilities on the west coast. Earlier this year Evocative purchased two data centers from 365 Data Centers in Silicon Valley and this expansion is a strategic fit for its operations.
The newly added Los Angeles data centers add an additional 42,000 Square Feet and 2.5 MW of capacity and is expandable to 225,000 Square Feet and 16.9 MW of capacity to its existing Silicon Valley sites, bringing the company to over 100,000 SF and 4.5 MW of capacity. Evocative is the premier trusted guardian of Internet infrastructure to businesses on the west coast. Evocative is well positioned to handle flexible lab and high density computing requirements alongside with mission critical, fully compliant enterprise grade data center infrastructure. All the company’s data centers are carrier neutral, providing the highest level of flexibility and diversity to its enterprise clients. All facilities are HIPAA, PCI DSS, SSAE 16, SSAE-18, SOC 2 and ISAE 3402 certified, meeting rigorous security and compliance requirements. In addition, they have consistently achieved a 100% uptime availability over the past 10 years.
Businesses can benefit from Evocative’s comprehensive suite of fully customizable data center services including colocation; managed services; public, private and hybrid cloud solutions; dedicated hosting; and network and security services. Purpose-built and fully operational, the Company’s Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) solutions also offer true and transparent visibility into data center infrastructure and resource allocations, providing the most cost-effective, agile, and scalable outcomes to large enterprises, helping them achieve their specific business goals. Evocative can provide visibility in terms of large scale power usage down to virtual machine resource allocation on shared or dedicated servers.
“We are honored that so many world-class organizations from small startups to Fortune 500 clients are choosing Evocative to store and secure their most valuable business assets. We are committed to their success,” said Arman Khalili, Evocative’s CEO. “This acquisition is in line with our expansion plans and our acquisition earlier this year. We look forward to continuing growing the company both organically and through additional acquisitions. Most importantly we would like to welcome our new clients, employees and partners to the Evocative family.”
Darren Eades of JLL negotiated the lease on behalf of Evocative and the landlord, Rising Realty Partners.
Evocative is a North American company and an owner and operator of secure, compliant, highly available data centers. We are the trusted guardi ans of our clients’ Internet infrastructure. To tour an Evocative data center or receive additional information on data center services, please visit https://www.evocative.com.
About Rising Realty Partners
Rising Realty Partners is a full-service investment and operating platform specializing in creating world- class commercial and industrial properties. Rising executives have been creating value for investors in California commercial real estate markets for over four decades by striking the perfect balance between dynamic vision and trusted best practices. Rising currently manages over 3M sf of office space and is credited with the most significant revitalization project in Downtown Los Angeles, the PacMutual Campus (PacMutual).