DartPoints, a Dallas, TX-based owner and operator of edge colocation data centers, is to acquire Immedion, a provider of colocation, cloud, and managed services with eight data centers in seven markets throughout South Carolina, North Carolina, Ohio and Indiana.
The acquisition – whose amount was not disclosed – is expected to close in the second quarter of 2021. The deal enhances DartPoints’ capabilities to bring edge interconnection colocation and data centers further into tier 2 and tier 3 markets.
Established in 2007 by Frank Mobley, Chief Executive Officer, Immedion combines data center facilities, high-performance cloud services, and a strategic array of managed infrastructure services to provide customers with power, internet bandwidth, cooling, and humidity control to secure their IT infrastructure. The company is headquartered in Greenville, SC with additional data center facilities in Asheville, NC, Charleston, SC, Cincinnati, OH (2), Columbia, SC, Columbus, IN, and Spartanburg, SC.
Founded in 2012 by Scott Willis, CEO, DartPoints is a developer, owner and operator of carrier-neutral edge colocation and data center interconnection points. In 2020, the company received investment funding from Astra Capital Management, initiating an expansion plan for its edge interconnection solutions to underserved markets.
DartPoints opened its North Liberty, Eastern Iowa edge colocation data center; enhanced regional interconnection capabilities in Texas with LOGIX Fiber Networks; and acquired Metro Data Centers (MDC) in Ohio.