Reston Data Center & Colocation Campus

VA1, VA2 & VA3 - Reston, VA

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A Regional Gateway to do Global Business

CoreSite's Reston data center campus includes three facilities (VA1, VA2, VA3), that provide access to nearly any cloud, network or managed service providers you need to support your digital transformation journey in the US and abroad. The Reston market serves as an attractive alternative to Ashburn, with tax incentives, favorable commute options, and low latency access to all of the providers you need.

Scalable, High-Performance

With over 1.3 million square feet of data center space upon full build out, we have the capacity to support high-density, compute-intensive requirements, and can scale from cabinets and cages to private suites and build-to-suit options.

The Alternative to Ashburn

Reston provides optionality for customers who want data centers near Ashburn, VA. In addition to offering closer proximity to D.C., CoreSite’s campus sits next to the silver line Metro. Additionally, our customers qualify for the VEDP tax exemption towards the purchase of computer equipment and enabling software.

Managed Professional Services

Whether you need assistance building a hybrid cloud roadmap, or require move and migration services, our partnerships provide a seamless platform for you to build a holistic IT architecture.

Network Rich

Create a low-latency network solution with access to 75+ networks of your choice, including global carriers, subsea cables, metro networks, SDNs and more. Additionally, connect to Any2Exchange® for Internet peering and LINX NoVA.

VA3 and the Reston Campus Expansion

VA3 is the first phase of a multiple-facility build-out of new data center space in Virginia. CoreSite’s Reston campus expansion will add over 660,000 square feet of incremental colocation space to the existing campus, currently consisting of VA1 and VA2. This campus provides a reliable, scalable option for enterprises, networks and cloud providers looking for direct, low-latency access to and from Ashburn and Washington, D.C.


Facility Size 1,330,000+ sq. ft. of data center space (campus total) Deployments Cabinets, cages, private suites and build-to-suit
Rooftop Space available Fit Out Turn-key
Power Availability AC and DC    
Peering Exchanges Any2Exchange® for Internet peering and LINX NoVA Cloud Access The CoreSite Open Cloud Exchange®, AWS Direct Connect, Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute, Alibaba Cloud, IBM Cloud Direct Link, and Oracle FastConnect
Diversity Diverse POEs, MDFs and IDFs Cross Connects Fiber, copper and coaxial
Carrier Availability See our carrier list    
Access Key cards and biometric scanners Entries Mantrap
Cameras Perimeter and interior IP-DVR Perimeter Controlled site access
Security Officers 24/7/365 in-house and on-site security qualified personnel    
Utilities Two diverse DVP substations UPS/PDU/RPP N, N+1, 2N redundancy
Generators N+1 redundancy Mechanical N+1 campus cooling towers and chiller plant
N+1 in-room AHU
Water-side economization
Remote Hands 24x7x365 BMS controls State-of-the-art mission-critical controls and monitoring
Uptime 100% uptime SLA Fuel Storage A minimum of 24 hours, on-site storage.
Water Storage City water supplied with up to 8 hours of thermal storage.    
Floor Loading 312 lbs./sq. ft. Clear Height Up to 10' above 36" raised floor
Loading Dock Exterior 4' dock height with levelers
Grade loading with ramp
Elevators Multiple passenger and freight elevators available at every location
2 Freight: 6'w x 11'd x 9'h (6,000 lbs.)
HIPAA HIPAA compliant ISO ISO 27001 compliant
PCI PCI DSS compliant SOC SOC 1 Type 2 and SOC 2 Type 2 compliant
Work space Office space and conference rooms Tech Lounge 24x7x365 tech lounge with kitchen, televisions and couches
Parking On-site parking WiFi Available throughout facility
Electrical High-efficiency UPS systems Cooling Variable speed CRAHs and ultrasonic humidification
Chiller Smart chillers with evaporative condensing units for air- and water-side economization Life Safety Dual-interlock pre-action dry-pipe sprinkler system
Lighting Lutron Eco-System lighting Monitoring RF Code readers for pin-point accuracy of temperature and humidity within customer deployments

Additional Resources

N. Virginia Overview Brochure

The CoreSite Northern Virginia market includes three facilities across Washington D.C. and Reston, VA

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