Data Center Düsseldorf

Expansion

Our data center in North Rhine-Westphalian capital Düsseldorf (certified to ISO / IEC 27001) offers an advanced IT infrastructure for secure storage, high availability and an optimal connection of your servers on colocation space or in dedicated rooms. It is made available in a nondescriptive office building on a total area of over 2,000 sqm. Raised floors with a carrying capacity of 1000 kg / sqm and F90 refractory walls and T30 steel fire doors (W x H = 1.25m x 2.25m) ensure maximum safety. You can access our server rooms 24/7 on the first floor of the building via the reception by using the protected elevator or the locked staircase. The rooms are monitored additionally by a security guard in an adjoining building where also the keys are safe-guarded.
Larger equipment deliveries can be conveyed into the building via an outer loading ramp.

Expansion facts
  • Total area of over 2,000 sqm
  • Use of a lifting cart from ramp to data center possible
  • Freight elevator with approximately 2.25m x 2.25m x 1.98m (length, width, height) with max. 3000 kg load
  • separation of coarse and fine techniques (electricity supply and air supply are located in separate rooms)

Connectivity

The network is equipped with Cisco network components which are connected to the Internet via fiber optic and copper cabling by two independent carriers. In addition, there is a link to DE-CIX, Germany’s largest Internet exchange point in Frankfurt. The network is IPv6-ready

Security

The entire data center is monitored day and night and transmits all alarms and technical messages to the ITENOS Service Desk in Bonn. The guards use a separate alarm circuit.

Security facts
  • Fire alarm system
  • Early fire detection
  • Burglar alarm system
  • Access control system
  • Water detection system

Infrastructure

Air conditioning
  • Use of free cooling to reduce power consumption
  • Cold air distribution from climate cabinets above the raised floor
  • Air supply to the server racks via ventilation panels in the raised floor
  • Central humidifier

Housing Services

You will benefit from our comprehensive range of services. Upon request, we will replace your hardware components to check or destroy them. We take care of the wiring in the rack, disposal of your packaging waste as well as the manual operation of the hardware. All procedures are documented according to your given specifications (with photos).
To avoid loss or damage we perform OTDR and power level measurements on the equipment on demand to be checked by a fiber optic hardware loop. All services mentioned are also offered as remarkably faster Housing Services Express.

Housing Services facts
  • Measurement of the equipment’s power levels
  • Installation of hardware
  • Construction of customer-specific racks on rack storage space
  • Installing the power supply (only for racks that are property of customer)
  • Uninstalling the current cabling (customer-specific racks)
  • Removal and disposal of racks