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Greenberg Traurig Represents Clients in Acquiring 365 Data Centers

MCLEAN, Virginia – May 1, 2017 – A team from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP successfully represented Chirisa Investments, Lumerity Capital LLC, and Longboat Advisors LLC, in acquiring 365 Data Centers, a leading provider of data center solutions for carriers, content providers, and cloud customers. The three investors formed 365 Data Centers Holdings, LLC to consummate the acquisition.

The acquired facilities are located in Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit, Indianapolis, Nashville, Philadelphia, New York, and Tampa. There are 126,000 square feet of floor space and 9 MW of power are in place to serve customers in these markets, where the enterprise percentage of the data center spend exceeds the national average. The carrier, content, and cloud centric customer ecosystem residing within these eight facilities include 25 major carrier customers, which have 122 network PoPs providing access to national and international core internet nodes and peering points, and 20 million households, and many of the nation's top cable operators and other content providers. The Nashville and Tampa facilities also host their regions' internet exchanges while the Buffalo facility serves as a dominant carrier gateway to Canada. In addition, the Tampa facility is the primary carrier hotel in its region.

The Greenberg Traurig team included Corporate & Securities Shareholder Kemal Hawa and associates Emily G. Naughton and Christopher T. Turek.

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