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London data centres
We have seven London data centres located in prime, geographically diverse London locations. The acquisition of TelecityGroup by Equinix offers greater choice for colocation in London.
Harbour Exchange Square Campus data centre, London
3MW of customer capacity has been added to one of the world’s most connected data centres.
London data centre overview:
Prime city-centre locations We operate seven London data centres conveniently located in the City, Central London and Docklands. Situated in zones 1 & 2 they are easily accessible and close to transport links
Expanding to meet your needs Take a tour of our latest London expansions: Harbour Exchange Campus and Powergate.
Flexible and scalable infrastructure you can rely on Flexible modular infrastructure with power densities of up to 20kW per rack can easily scale and adapt to your needs.
Connect to hundreds of networks Add resilience, improve the stability of your network and enhance end-user experience while reducing costs by connecting to an unrivalled choice of networks.
Expertise you can trust Our expert team of data centre engineers, managed services and networking professionals are dedicated to supporting your business 24/7/365.
Committed to excellence All our London data centres are certified to ISO27001, ISO9001, ISO 14001, OHAS 18001, BS 25999-2 and PCI DSS.
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7001 0101
London data centre overview
Our premium London data centres are designed, built and operated by engineering experts to the highest industry standards to ensure your business critical systems are always available. Our London facilities provide flexible infrastructure as standard, with number of sites featuring high-density capabilities enabling us to support the power, cooling and management requirements of the latest high density blade servers. Don’t worry if your needs change. We'll change with you. Because our data centres are based on flexible modular infrastructure, they can easily scale and adapt to your exact requirements.
You need to know your data centre will deliver uninterruptable power to your infrastructure. That's why we double up on everything - to ensure the highest levels of resiliency and redundancy to your critical infrastructure. Whatever your power requirements, we provide flexible, scalable power densities and configuration of up to 20kW per rack. By increasing the power density, you'll need fewer racks and cabling. So you’ll save money too.
Flexible power densities and configurations of between 2kW and 20kW per rack.
Fully redundant and resilient power supplies, at a minimum of N+1, ensure guaranteed uptime.
Maximum diversity and separation of UPS system and power distribution through dedicated A&B supplies.
Every site provides back-up diesel generation at N+1 to support site load in the event of a failure of grid-power.
Each of our London data centres features a robust heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system which delivers stable air flow, temperature and humidity for efficient equipment operation.
Minimum N+1 redundancy on chilled water-cooling system.
Fully concurrently maintainable, dual-path secondary chilled water distribution.
Close Control Units (CCUs) provide conditioned air to the data floors at a minimum N+2 redundancy.
Our newest London data centres feature free cooling for enhanced efficiency and improved PUE.
Fire detection and suppression
Linked to our Building Management Systems (BMS) and monitored continuously from the network operations centre, our fire detection and suppression systems minimise the risk, and suppress quickly to localise and prevent problems spreading.
High sensitivity smoke detection systems (VESDA).
Fully addressable two-stage fire detection system that monitors the underfloor, room and ceiling void space (smoke and heat).
State-of-the-art water mist fire suppression system.
Network-monitored and fully integrated fire-protection system.
Security and access
Securing your business-critical data and systems is our priority. That’s why each of our London data centres is protected by security personnel and multi-layered physical security, including a secure perimeter, personal identification systems and video surveillance. We can also tailor this security to your exact needs.
Integrated digital video camera surveillance throughout the exterior and interior.
Independent client-card and biometric- identification access system.
Secure monitored single-person entry.
Unified security-breach alarm with access monitoring.
24/7/365 manned security.
Secure managed delivery and loading bays.
Bespoke additional client specific security provisions available. including secured caging, private suites and zones.
London data centre connectivity
As a carrier-neutral data centre we give you direct access to a wide selection of network providers for greater choice, flexibility, network resilience, cost savings and speed to market. In addition, the connectivity options available on site are enhanced by the presence of two of the world's largest internet exchanges, LINX and AMS-IX as well and LONAP providing access to national and international peering.
Direct connectivity to a wide range of networks
Our London data centres deliver direct access to the widest possible selection of international and local carriers, service providers, internet exchange points, CDNs, financial services companies and cloud providers. Our carrier neutrality brings your business greater choice, flexibility, network resilience, cost savings and speed to market.
Global peering and connectivity
If you’re looking to exchange content between networks, our London data centres are the place to be. We host the London-based LINX and LONAP IXPs and offer direct connectivity to the Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX) and Netherlands Internet Exchange (NL-ix).
Expand your connections
Our carrier-neutral data centres are enablers of the digital economy, creating thriving, connected ecosystems where customers, partners and suppliers can connect and do business together. Just pick the service that meets your needs and budget, and connect quickly and easily with customers, partners and suppliers already located in our London data centres.
Managed connectivity with multiple carriers
Connect directly to our IP Multihome service. This allows you to distribute content through multiple Tier 1 carriers and internet exchange points, free from the complexity of maintaining multiple contractual and peering relationships.
Pan-European connectivity across our data centre network
A European IP network supports ethernet over MPLS services and connects our London data centres and extends throughout our European sites.
Energy efficiency in our London data centres
Our data centres are designed to operate as efficiently as possible. New technology and innovation are fundamental elements of new data centre design, and we invest considerable resources into ensuring that the efficiency of our existing facilities is the best in the industry.
The data centre’s energy-efficient design and innovative technologies will not only help you meet your sustainability targets. With our newer sites, because energy efficiency is built into every aspect of the building, your business will also enjoy lower costs.
Free-cooling and free-chilling technology for optimised energy performance in both summer and winter.
Hot and cold air segregation to maximise the performance, uptime and life expectancy of your IT equipment.
Chillers and ACUs with excellent ‘turn-down’ characteristics to match capacity with load.
Motion-activated light controllers that reduce energy consumption and heat load.
Setting the standards in energy efficiency
We continue to set new industry standards and lead the market in environmental initiatives. Our London data centres are certified to the following international standards:
ISO 14001 – an internationally recognised accreditation for organisations that demonstrate superior environmental management.
EU Code of Conduct for data centres – Corporate Status. Each of our data centres has been audited and is operated to the Code’s best practices for maximising energy efficiency.
Carbon Trust Standard – recognising our commitment to reducing our impact on climate change by cutting carbon emissions.
London data centre services
Every London data centre provides maximum reliability, flexibility and choice. Our experience, flexible approach, locations and additional services enable us to design and deliver solution that matches your exact needs. From colocation to fully managed hosting, we offer a wide range of value-added services.
Colocation & hosting
Enjoy premium infrastructure and unrivalled connectivity with our colocation and managed hosting services.Colocation services
Keep your infrastructure running efficiently with our comprehensive tiered support.Colocation and managed services support
IT infrastructure design & consulting
Our experts can guide you through the design, modernisation and migration of your data centre, and discuss other services we offer which will improve the performance of your hosting environment.Colocation infrastructure design and consulting
Disaster recovery services
Benefit from maximum uptime and fully-redundant infrastructure through our disaster recovery services.Disaster recovery services
To meet our team and take a guided tour of one of our London data centres, contact us on:
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7001 0101