London, UK – Data Centre Colocation
Our primary facility is based in Europe’s largest purpose-built data centre, Global Switch London 2.
This enhanced tier III facility offers scalable, resilient space solutions and is situated within close proximity of the main fibre route. It is underpinned by a minimum N+1 standard for power and cooling systems and delivers an optimal operating environment 24×7.
London, UK – Data Centre Colocation
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Hyve Managed Hosting, Global Switch 2, 3 Nutmeg Ln, Poplar, London E14 2AX
Hyve engineers work with you to architect the perfect platform for your business.
We offer platforms in multiple global locations, all suited to your exact requirements. We can consult you on the best locations for connectivity and latency, to get the best performance for your customers.
Access to top suppliers
Hyve has partnerships with leading hardware suppliers to ensure that you purchase the best equipment for your platform and system's performance
Global Data centres
Hyve partner with Equinix to offer colocation in 35 data centres globally. We can deploy solutions in multiple data centres across various continents.
Fast response times
Hyve work with you to get faster response times for quotes and support. All of our calls connect directly to an English speaking engineer in all regions.
Hyve monitor all of your platforms across global locations. Our support team are on hand to help 24/7/365.
Hyve manage patching and security as well as the full stack, including: routers, firewalls, servers and infrastructure.
Gross area: 65,543m2 (705,498ft2)
Steel frame, concrete floors, metal cladding and glazing
Typical floor loading of 10kN/m2
5m slab to slab height equations to 4.25m clear height to underside of deepest beam
Raised floors with anti-static tiles and a minimum height of 600mm installed in fully fitted areas, providing minimum clear height of 3.65m to underside of deepest beam
Column spacing primarily based on a 6m grid
Passenger lifts x 6 (8 people max per lift)
Goods lift (7.5 tonnes)
Power (Main and Emergency)
Minimum N+1 redundancy on power supply
Mains power supplied via 2 x 132kV ring main units
3.1MW of power per floor plate
Power/cooling systems supported by up to 33 no-break Rotary Diesel UPS sets
On-site diesel tanks (4 x 119,000 litres) support 50 hours at full capacity with 8 hour, 24×7 fuel delivery callout contract in place
Minimum N+1 resilience on chilled water cooling system
Temperature in technical space maintained at 22°C (+/-2°C)
Humidity range of 50% (+/-10%) in technical areas
Up to 25 air cooled chillers installed, supplying 1.4MW of colling per chiller
Close control units (CCUs) provide conditioned air to technical space
Diverse chilled water distribution pipe work (ring main type) throughout facility
Fire Detection and Suppression
Analogue addressable fire detection system in all areas (smoke and heat) with manual break-glass units
Very early smoke detection and alarm system (VESDA) in the return air-flow of CCUs
Gas suppression system using centrally stored Inergen to technical and selected landlord
Sprinklers in corridors and selected plant rooms, with water ingress protection and monitoring provided where required
Dry risers to all floors
Smoke and gas extraction
Access to multiple telecommunications providers located in dedicated Meet Me Rooms (MMRs), via diverse dedicated connections
Diverse cable entry points (x4) with combination of 110mm ducts and 32mm sub ducts
Basket trays in three-sided format to all data risers – fully access controlled
Multiple connection points to each suite
Roof space availability for satellite & antennae equipment within Global Switch London campus
Dedicated 24×7 facilities management team
BMS system monitors M&E operation within facility to:
ensure stability of the environment
monitor key electrical and mechanical systems
enable interface between key systems
provide data gathering
interlink life safety systems in the event of fire alarm activation