ImpactData to develop Dream Center in East Greensboro

ImpactData has announced its $130 million plan for a 115,000 sq ft mixed-use facility, named the “Dream Center.” The space will be located at Gateway Research Park South Campus in East Greensboro and will provide commercial colocation, supercomputing, and education services for North Carolina A&T State University.

The project includes a 10-megawatt co-location data center, higher education innovation center, and workforce development and co-working flex space to support the neighboring community, creating 28 jobs.

ImpactData is a minority-owned digital infrastructure firm delivering mission-critical infrastructure focused on partnerships with HBCUs and their communities in select national markets.

“In the past five years, the City has been intentional about making equitable investments, especially as it relates to East Greensboro,” said Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan. “ImpactData is adding to the variety of innovation taking place in the Gateway Research Park, while setting the foundation for those seeking careers in the technology sector.”

“ImpactData is committed to investing in the tech innovation that is shaping the Greensboro community through this partnership with North Carolina A&T State University, and Gateway Research Park,” said Terry Comer, CEO, ImpactData. “This initiative is a bright reflection of our company’s national vision for reshaping public-private partnerships.”