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CyrusOne, Inc.
Traded as
Industry Real estate investment trust
Founded 2001; 17 years ago (2001)
Headquarters Dallas, Texas
Key people
Alex Shumate, Chairman
Gary J. Wojtaszek, CEO
Diane M. Morefield, CFO
Products Data Centers
Revenue Increase $0.672 billion (2017)
Increase -$0.083 billion (2017)
Total assets Increase $4.312 billion (2017)
Total equity Increase $1.713 billion (2017)
Number of employees
416 (2017)
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CyrusOne, Inc. is a real estate investment trust that invests in carrier-neutral data centers and provides colocation and peering services. It is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.[1]

As of December 31, 2017, the company owned 45 operating data center facilities in 12 markets, including 10 markets in the United States, as well as London and Singapore.[1]

The company has approximately 1,000 customers including enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers.[1]


The company was formed in 2001.

In July 2007, the company was acquired by ABRY Partners.[2]

In June 2010, the company was acquired by Cincinnati Bell for $525 million.[3][4]

In September 2011, the company acquired 55.9 acres in Chandler, Arizona for construction of a data center facility.[5]

In January 2013, the company became a public company via an initial public offering.[6]

By 2015, Cincinnati Bell had sold almost its entire stake in the company.[7]

In July 2015, the company acquired Cervalis for approximately $400 million.[8]

In March 2016, the company acquired a data center of CME Group in Aurora, Illinois for $130 million in a leaseback transaction.[9][10] In December 2016, the company broke ground on a 425,000 square foot data center on the property.[11]

In June 2016, the company purchased a 40-acre parcel in Loudoun County, Virginia.[12]


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