Emeryville, CA-based internet infrastructure company Evocative has announced its intent to acquire a majority of INAP’s data center facilities, including colocation and related network services. The nine data centers are located in Boston, New Jersey, Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles (2), Seattle and Silicon Valley (2).
“Foremost, we welcome our new clients and employees to Evocative. We are honored and humbled to be your new partner and are excited to share the strength of Evocative’s digital infrastructure capabilities with our clients,” said Arman Khalili, Founder and CEO of Evocative.
With the facilities acquired from INAP, Evocative’s portfolio increases to 20 operating data center colocation facilities and 60+ global points of presence. Evocative also plans to welcome several INAP employees, growing the company’s team by 30%.
The acquisition is expected to close in Q3, 2022, following the standard closing process.
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