AUBURN, Ala., Aug. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AUBix LLCa mission-critical multi-tenant data center in Auburn, Alabama, announced today that it has been named a certified North American colocation provider for NVIDIA DGX-Ready Data Center Programwhich helps global businesses and organizations access modern data center facilities to build their artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives and infrastructure by simplifying deployment.
NVIDIA DGXSystems ™ are purpose-built to optimize AI workloads. AI is rapidly becoming an integral component of solving tough business challenges, including improving customer service, optimizing supply chains, extracting business intelligence, and designing more advanced products and services. NVIDIA DGX systems provide the most powerful and comprehensive AI platform for enterprises to develop and deploy these innovative applications.
“The addition of NVIDIA DGX systems to AUBix’s state-of-the-art data center will further our mission to bring technology equity to rural communities and support their ability to compete in global markets,” said Andrew Albrecht, co-founder and CEO of AUBix. “As we’ve seen, data is the lifeblood of business, education and research, and the next iteration of information technology is AI. We expect the availability of this advanced technology to benefit industry sectors including healthcare, aerospace, automotive, cybersecurity, digital manufacturing, academic research, the military, government organizations and a wide range of industries based in Alabama.
AUBix enables digital transformation for businesses through the interconnection of multiple national and global high-speed fiber carriers, as well as deep technology expertise, helping local organizations compete globally. AUBix provides access to public and private cloud computing resources, dense computing and storage infrastructure, and cached content to end users.
With AUBix located close to the end user, data processing and services provide a platform for edge computing that allows organizations to reduce latency and improve customer experience. Compliance with industry standards lowers costs for businesses and other organizations, which can also reduce capital costs for technology.
“Artificial intelligence is central to business transformation, and NVIDIA DGX-Ready data center providers make it easy for enterprises to leverage the world’s leading AI infrastructure,” said Tony Paikeday, senior director of product marketing for DGX Systems. at NVIDIA. “With NVIDIA DGX systems hosted at AUBix, innovative enterprises across the region can get business value from AI faster, without having to focus on the technical requirements of specialized infrastructure deployments.”
AUBix offers 22,000 square feet of available data center space and more than 4 megawatts of customer power capacity in two data rooms with redundant power and cooling. The initial 40,000 square feet of construction includes client office space, conference rooms and tenant equipment storage. The six-acre site can be expanded to 100,000+ square feet, providing more than 12 megawatts in total and representing an economic impact investment of approximately $300 million.
AUBix LLC is a multi-tenant, mission-critical data center that will help bring technology equity to underserved communities in Alabama. Secure and compliant infrastructure will increase efficiency and cost-effectiveness, with carrier-neutral services and deep technology expertise. AUBix is expected to be an economic catalyst for the regions and communities it serves, enabling digital transformation for businesses, supporting healthcare, finance, manufacturing and academia, and providing high-speed Internet access.