MetroEdge represents a groundbreaking win-win public/private partnership. Our projects will create tangible value and significant investment returns benefiting both the community and traditional real estate investors.
All of our investments stand on their own merits but we will seek to tailor our investment focus on those areas which have been designated for Opportunity Track investments as defined by the 2017 Tax Act. MetroEdge is a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).
As a federally certified MBE supplier/vendor, each MetroEdge development will target four key business markets with specific focus on providing vendor diversity resources meeting the highest industry standards for the HIGH PERFORMANCE ENTERPRISE & EDGE COMPUTING / CLOUD ECOSYSTEM:
The local & regional Mid-Enterprise, Financial, Manufacturing, Logistics and Hospital/Medical/HIPAA Marketplace within 120 miles. [Within 40 miles for primary server/ storage hosting and 120+ for industry compliant backup / recovery mirrored IT services]
Large Enterprise customers (legal, financial, e-commerce) reaching across North America seeking regional mirrored data center and/or backup /recovery facilities
Core technology based SMB (Small/Medium Business) customers within 30 miles of our MetroEdge facilities looking for access to high performance computing and telecommunications as a primary business location
Government (Regional, State and Federal) entities seeking high performance primary and /or backup colocation, cloud and failover fiber, microwave and satellite-based telecommunication facilities.
Powerful Social Impact
MetroEdge will develop a complete classroom, “hands on” DATA CENTER FACILITY MANAGEMENT certificate program with local higher educational institutions within the MetroEdge grid locations. The certificate program will mirror other IT certification courses designed to develop skills and knowledge of data center facility and technical operations.
This represents an opportunity for our Corporate customers to facilitate training future employees within the central business districts in near proximity in underserves metro communities.