AT&T closes sale of datacentre colocation operations and assets

AT&T closes sale of datacentre colocation operations and assets

AT&T Inc has announced that it has completed the sale of its datacentre colocation operations and assets to Brookfield Infrastructure and its institutional partners (‘Brookfield’). The company previously announced a strategic alliance with Brookfield that included the transfer of these operations and assets.

Brookfield has established a wholly owned company, Evoque Data Center Solutions (‘Evoque’), to own and operate the assets. Customer contracts, employees supporting the colocation operations, fixed assets, leases and specified owned facilities have been transferred to Brookfield.

Evoque joins AT&T’s global colocation ecosystem programme where AT&T will offer Evoque’s colocation services to business customers. The ecosystem program offers business customers access to 350+ datacentres around the world.