Data Centre in Docklands, UK

Services Provided

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Building Features

  • Raised Floor space 62,501 Sq Ft
  • 600mm raised floor with anti-static tiles
  • 5m slab to slab height
  • Typical floor loading 10kN/m2
  • Rest areas: 23-Tier ladder system for copper and fibre networks


Level 6
Global Switch London 2
Global Switch House
3 Nutmeg Lane
London E14 2AX

Environmental Controls

  • 25 x1400kW of cooling
  • Minimum N+1 redundancy on DX cooling system
  • Temperature maintained at (22ºC +/- 2ºC)
  • Humidity maintained at 50% (+/- 10%)


  • Access to multiple communications providers delivered from Sungard AS managed TELCO Racks
  • Multiple access entry points for diverse routing
  • Redundant internal network distribution platforms
  • Roof space for satellite communications

Physical Security

  • 24/7 On-site staffing
  • External and internal CCTV cameras digital recording to disk
  • Secure managed loading bay
  • Intruder and door alarms with infrared detectors

Power Management

  • Mains power 2 x 9MVA supplies to the CER areas
  • Diverse supply distributed via 11kV ring main units
  • Minimum N+1 redundancy on power
  • Dual uniterruptible power systems (UPS's)
  • Automated power monitoring and management