Atlanta is the capital city of Georgia, and its metropolitan area is powered by over 13,000 technology companies, which provide for strength in the city’s telecom, fintech, and digital media industries. Atlanta also places in the top ten most comprehensive markets for data centers, service providers, and network fabrics in the United States.
Atlanta has a GDP of over US$350 billion, and with a significant contribution from the digital economy, its data center industry is thriving. The top providers currently include: Digital Realty, American Tower, AT2, QTS Atlanta-Metro and AT3.
The headquarters of many large enterprises, including Coca Cola, Home Depot, and Delta Airlines are located in Atlanta, which notably impacts the city’s need for colocation and connectivity.