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Fannie Mae Data Center

Urbana, Maryland

The first mission critical facility to achieve LEED® certification, this data center serves as the cornerstone of Fannie Mae's technology operations. Located on a 31-acre greenfield site, the 247,000-square-foot facility includes rack space, infrastructure support, a trading floor, call center, command center with direct visual access to the open data floor, disaster recovery area, offices and amenity spaces for employees. Designed to integrate within the surrounding residential community, the data center has realized a total of $1.7 million in energy savings, a 35 percent cost reduction, in its first five years of operation.

Technical highlights:
—Biometric and state-of-the-art security systems
—Tier IV fully redundant facility