GLOUCESTER - SOUTHWEST AND MIDLANDS
Gloucester is perfectly located to service the major cities of Bristol and Birmingham with Swindon, Oxford and Cardiff also in very close proximity. The road network allows for short travel times to the data centre.
UK - FIGURE OF 8 FIBRE NETWORKS
The site is located on a substantial amount of the major UK fibre networks providing connectivity nationally. Please get in contact for a full carrier list.
POWER - DUAL PRIMARY SUBSTATIONS
Diverse power feeds from two primary substations provide the most resilient power infrastructure with full switch control in the data centre.
We have diverse 2.5MVA feeds from two primary electricity grid substations and multiple transformers to ensure the most resilient infrastructure.
We use ultra efficient cooling technologies to get our PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness) below 1.2 whilst maintaining high density cooling options.
We adhere to strict security standards as our customer base demands. With 24x7x365 onsite security and planned ISO 27001 certification forming the foundations of this.
Shield House (GCR1) - Specification Sheet
We are creating one of the most resilient and connected data centres in the UK. This will be backed by certifications from the Uptime Institute (Tier III) and the Data Centre Alliance (Level 3).
"The Shield House Data Centre design is best in class. By integrating the latest technology and using recognised best practice, the data centre will be resilient with leading efficiencies, enabling it to meet the highest levels of industry standards." - Andy Hayes