London Two Data Center

London Two was specifically designed to provide robust power and cooling infrastructure with the highest levels of reliability. Uniquely positioned to respond to new technologies through the robust power and HVAC systems of the premium infrastructure, this Equinix facility delivers industry-leading uptime availability. Physical security of Equinix IBX centers are the highest operational priority. Each IBX utilizes an array of security equipment, techniques, and procedures to control, monitor, and record access to the facility, including client cage areas. Clients can use interconnection solutions to leverage the carrier-dense ecosystem within the IBX centers for faster and more reliable network performance.

Colocation is available at this facility, along with Datapipe’s comprehensive managed IT services.

Certifications

  • ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 compliant
  • Tier III Standards Compliant

Environment

  • 1.5 kW/m2
  • 12 - Variable speed secondary chilled water pumps (at N+1)
  • 24 - Chillers 1.5MW each capable of operating at 45°C (N+2)
  • Addressable fire detection system, with point detection and VESDA
  • Building Type - Steel frame with concrete slabs
  • Double-interlocked pre-action dry-pipe fire suppression system
  • Floor Load Capacity - The ground floor slab is rated to 1000 PSF (50 kN/m2)
  • The first floor is rated to 261 PSF (12.5 kN/m2)
  • Floor Type - Anti-static 600mm x 600mm steel tiles with a 4.5 kN point load capacity (1.88 x 1010 ohm/m) and 750mm heavy duty raised floor system
  • Heavy-duty anti-static raised floor system
  • Redundancy of N+20% at CRAC units
  • Slab/Height to Ceiling - 5000mm
  • Temperature: 18°C - 27°C Humidity: 25% - 65%

Security

  • 24x7x365 manned security guards
  • 24x7x365 monitoring, photo-ID access cards, biometric verification scanners, intruder alarm, digital CCTV backed by a minimum of 90 days of digitally recorded material
  • Ballistic resistant glass and mantrap
  • Card access proximity readres on all doors, anti-pass back system
  • Client equipment alarm
  • Enhanced security options to dedicated suites available
  • Full height in and out turnstiles
  • Limited access in the technical area

Power

  • 1.5 kVA/m2
  • 40MVA of incoming power diversely fed from two fully rated 33KV substations
  • Each UPS has 10 minute battery autonomy (based upon end of life - 10 year batteries)
  • Power distribution at 11KV around the facility stepping down to 400 volts, 3 phase within the UPS package substations
  • Standby Power: 28 x 2.2 MVA 11KV generator sets at full capacity with multiple N+1 configurations configurable to N+2
  • The UPS is made up from 5 x 400kw modules at 0.9 leading PF. Distributed redundant UPS architecture providing 2(N+1) at client cabinet level.

Network

  • Access to 50+ carriers
  • Campus evnironment with diverse dark fiber routes between redundant facilities
  • Direct access on-site to LINX but also through carriers to all other European exchanges

Network Providers

  • Zayo Group
  • BT
  • Cable & Wireless
  • Colt
  • Geo UK Limited
  • Global Crossing
  • H20
  • K Corn
  • Level 3
  • NEOS Networks SSE
  • Verizon
  • Vodafone

Datapipe ISO 27001 Certified