Our mission is to make hyper-scale technology available to everyone.

GIGA Data Centers was formed by a group of data center professionals, designers, and engineers who engineered the future of data center technology.  Our goal is to improve our clients’ economic performance and impact on the environment by making modular data center technology available to everyone, not just hyper-scale companies.

Our team has been involved in the data center market for decades. We have designed, built and deployed modular data center technology for some of the largest and most technically advanced companies on the planet including AT&T, Microsoft, Southern California Edison, and the Department of Energy. We are now taking this technology and experience and making it available to all GIGA Data Center clients.

Jake Rung - CEO - GIGA Data Centers

Jake Ring

President and Chief Executive Officer

Prior to GIGA, Jake founded DC BLOX as CEO in 2014 to provide comprehensive data center services for the SMB market including colocation and managed services. In 2017 he was made Vice Chairman after pivoting the company to providing expanded availability and network services, then left to found GIGA Data Centers to serve the Enterprise colocation market.

Prior to this, he was CMO for GE Energy Management where he led the global development of strategy and commercialization initiatives and led the creation of GE’s Critical Power business. He spent over nine years managing portfolio companies for private equity investors of electrical & electronic manufacturing businesses, and has also held executive leadership roles with Newark Electronics, American Superconductor Corp., and Emerson Electric, in which he led Marketing & Product Management for the Liebert division.

Daniel Robbins - Executive Vice President, Data Center Solutions - GIGA Data Centers

Daniel Robbins

Executive Vice President, Data Center Solutions

Daniel joins Giga Data Centers from DCD and SGI where he was the Principal Program Manager, World Wide Business Development Manager for the ICE Cube Product line. In early 2008, Daniel left Microsoft as a Data Center consultant to take over and build a new Modular Data Center (MDC) program for SGI (formerly Rackable Systems). He took a product concept and drove it to a successful product-market fit with a customer backed approach. Within 5 months Daniel kicked off a global MDC program with two employees, no marketing, zero internal funding, and a strategic global partnership strategy that included the manufacture of Microsoft’s first Containerized Data Centers. Within 12 months the MDC pipeline grew to over $40M, including manufacturing in the US and Europe and deployments on nearly every continent.
James Longacre - Chief Engineer - GIGA Data Centers

James Longacre

Chief Engineer

James is a military veteran and an accomplished creative, results-oriented engineer and leader with over 20+ years of electrical power systems and mission-critical infrastructure development. A holder of several patents, he is a Fellow in Good Standing of the International Hive Consortium and active member of the American Association for Advancement of Science. He has been instrumental in the planning, design and construction of data center facilities for IT and telecom including Microsoft, Apple, AT&T, and US Departments of Energy and Defense.

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August 11, 2019 in Latest

GIGA Data Centers CEO to Address Atlanta’s Data Center Market

CAPRE Summit Organizers Select Jake Ring as Featured Panel Member Atlanta, GA — August 8, 2019 — GIGA Data Centers, LLC (GIGA), the first North American data center to be…
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July 27, 2019 in Latest

GIGA Data Centers’ Achieves OCP Ready Status

Atlanta, GA — June 26, 2019 — GIGA Data Centers, LLC (GIGA), a new breed of data center provider creating affordable, hyper-scale performing facilities with unprecedented energy efficiency, announced today the…
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June 21, 2019 in Latest

GIGA Data Centers Opens Charlotte Data Center

Atlanta, GA — June 21, 2019 — GIGA Data Centers, LLC (GIGA), a new breed of data center provider creating affordable, hyper-scale power facilities with unprecedented energy efficiency, today announced…
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June 17, 2019 in Latest

GIGA Data Centers Expands Executive Team

Atlanta, GA — June 17, 2019 — GIGA Data Centers is pleased to announce the appointment of David Shepard as Chief Revenue Officer. David is responsible for all revenue-generation strategy…
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