TierPoint’s state-of-the-art Tier III RTP data center is located in one of the biggest tech hubs in the U.S.

TierPoint’s state-of-the-art Tier III Research Triangle Park (RTP) data center and colocation facility enables companies to increase business agility and improve IT performance. This secure data center in Durham near Raleigh is home to a TierPoint multitenant cloud pod and is part of our nationwide network of data centers with guaranteed exceptional performance and low latency connections. The facility is built to withstand disasters and is located 315 feet above sea level and in a lower-risk seismic zone.


Why North Carolina?

North Carolina is a business-friendly state with state tax exemptions for data centers. Considered among the best places to live and work, Research Triangle Park (RTP, The Triangle) encompasses the cities of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, NC.  

RTP Features


70,000+ total square feet, 34,000+ square feet of raised floor space

Cabinets, cages and customizable suites available


24x7x365 electronic and on-site security qualified personnel

Secure two-factor authentication including biometric systems

CCTV surveillance, with a minimum 90 days of retention


2N – A-side and B-side power distribution design

Four 2 Megawatt generators each with a 4000 gal diesel belly tank (2N Configuration)

24×7 Remote Hands technical support

100% uptime SLA

Product Availability

Managed services, including private cloud, disaster recovery, and security solutions


Carrier-class, carrier neutral facility

TierPoint-provided, redundant IP

bandwidth available with 10Gb connectivity

Multiple, diverse fiber feeds, with dark fiber connectivity available

Cloud on-ramps and fabrics

See ConnectPoint for all carriers and product offerings


Audited under SSAE 18 SOC 2 Type II, PCI-DSS*, GLBA and HIPAA standards annually and is ITAR and EU-US Privacy Shield registered

*PCI-DSS- Certification on PCI-DSS Requirement 9 & 12 (Physical Security and information Security Policies) on data center (colocation) services. Colocation provides secure space, power, and environmental controls for merchants and service providers, some of which fall under PCI compliance. Ni logical access to any customer systems that may contain cardholder data.


99 TW Alexander Drive,

Durham, NC 27709

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Why TierPoint?

TierPoint has one of the largest and most geographically diversified footprints in the nation, with over 40 world-class data centers in 20 U.S. markets and 8 multi-tenant cloud pods, connected by a coast-to-coast network. Led by a proven management team, TierPoint’s highly experienced IT professionals offer a comprehensive solution portfolio of private, multitenant, managed hyperscale, and hybrid cloud, plus colocation, disaster recovery, security, and other managed IT services. TierPoint possesses one of the of the most extensive customer bases in the industry, with thousands of clients ranging from the public to private sectors, from small businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises.

We were impressed from the time of our first visit. The data center facility presents incredibly well. From the new construction to the responsiveness of the staff who worked there, we immediately got the feeling that this is where we wanted to be.

Rich Hawley

Director of IT Infrastructure Services, American Customer Care

Some of Our Satisfied Customers

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