Slough data centre is conveniently located outside the central London “risk zone”, close to Heathrow Airport, and offers Tier III+ operation and infrastructure.
Situated within the recently built Hayes data centre, in the Slough Trading Estate, tha facility is approximately five minutes drive from Slough town centre. The M4 motorway is roughly 10 minutes drive away, and the M25 motorway is 15 minutes drive, with fast connections to Heathrow airport. It’s a short drive or walk to Slough rail station, which offers a 15 minute journey time into London and other national rail links. Local amenities include a selection of shops, restaurants and cafes in the nearby town centre.
The centre is carrier neutral, meaning you have the choice from a selection of providers including BT Openreach and Virgin Media Business. The centre features private communications ducts and also has Dark Fibre interconnections to all major data centres. You’ll also benefit from connection to Backbone Connect.
Power is available from 1kW to 6kW per rack foot print, so you’re specific needs will be met. The centre also offers a minimum N+1 redundancy on power supply and mains power is supplied via 2 x 11kV incomers. In case of power failure or unexpected problems, all power an cooling systems are supported by diesel generation back up power systems, securing your data and ensuring against down time.
Your data will be managed in first class colocation facility that features a state-of-the-art network infrastructure and a diverse grid connection, including onsite substation. The centre is ISO9001 and ISO27001 compliant, and specially trained and highly experienced systems and network engineering staff actively manage and maintain the facility around the clock.
Multiple CCTV cameras monitor the site and security personnel are on the premises 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You can access the site 24/7 to attend your equipment, and access is controlled using proximity card readers.
If you’re looking for Tier III colocation services outside of London, with good local access, quick links to London, and great proximity to Heathrow, this centre is a great choice.