PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) and Next Tier Connect, an investment partnership between Next Tier HD and RedBird Capital Partners, are pleased to announce that PSC will locate its next fleet of supercomputers in Next Tier Connect – Pittsburgh East. Located at 4350 Northern Pike, Monroeville, PA, Next Tier Connect – Pittsburgh East is comprised of a single 505,000 square foot building that was originally developed by Westinghouse as a high security, high reliability research center supported by dual utility feeds, backup generation and high speed fiber connectivity.
Next Tier HD wraps up development of DataBank's High Performance Computing Facility in Midtown Atlanta that was designed to house Georgia Tech's new generation of super computers. The project was brought in on time and under budget.
Next Tier HD (“Next Tier”) is announcing the formation of a strategic partnership with AGC Equity Partners (“AGC”). This partnership will aim to acquire existing Data Centers and Data Center related properties across the United States via the investment fund managed by AGC and Next Tier’s capital commitment.
Next Tier HD, a private real estate development company headquartered in New York, NY (http://www.nexttierhd.com), has concluded an agreement with DataBank (http://www.databank.com) to develop and lease a ‘next-generation,’ high-performance computer center (the“HPCC”) in Midtown Atlanta.