Location: Netwise Hosting, Group House, 52 Sutton Court Road, Sutton, SM1 4SL
Ownership: Privately designed, built, owned and operated by Netwise Hosting
Operations: On-site NOC for in-house monitoring
Facility Size: 500ft² of bespoke, private data centre floor in a four row hot aisle configuration
Nearby Transport Links: J8 of M25 (10 minutes), Central London by Rail (20 minutes), Gatwick (30 minutes)
Free parking, fully stocked server build and preparation area, delivery handling, visiting desk space, business continuity and disaster recovery space, meeting room, kitchen/toilet facilities, free Wi-Fi, KVM cart, free phones, powerful web-based customer portal (real-time traffic and power usage reports), + more
Netwise Hosting’s NH:DC1 facility is the first of its kind to bring high specification, low cost, eco-friendly server colocation services to the capital, avoiding the common problems of limited space and power found in Central London data centres.
Capacity: Up to 32 Amps of fully conditioned power to each rack for high density deployments
Feeds: Separate (dual) power feeds to each rack
UPS: N+1 UPS system with failover runtime exceeding 10 minutes for safe automated shutdown procedure
Generators: Diesel generator with on-site fuel supply [pending]
NH:DC1 offers its clients the unique opportunity to house power-hungry, densely populated deployments in the capital, without the growing worry of exhausting power allocations in the future.
System: N+1 Evaporative chilled water cooling system (CREC) - 100% refrigerant free
Regulation: Intelligent management holding optimum temperature and humidity ranges
Air Handling: Hot aisle containment system with intelligent air extraction/flow management
10m³ per second (36,000m³ per hour) - facility-wide air change every 18 seconds (200 air changes every hour)
Solid investment in environmentally friendly coolinging technologies ensures users of the NH:DC1 facility can enjoy both impressive financial savings and fantastic carbon reductions.
Internal Infrastructure: Cross-resilient, actively monitored Cisco network infrastructure
External Infrastructure: Fully diverse, high capacity 40/100GigE network
Resilient direct fibre backhaul to Telecity HEX8/9 and Telehouse North, with connections to 40+ UK data centres
Scope: Access to over 250+ UK service providers and carriers, with access to LINX
L2 & L3 transit to 600+ cities worldwide, plus free peering with BT for the best in global routing (low latency links to the USA and beyond)
The network is the beating heart of any data centre, and NH:DC1 is no different. Speed and reliability are the key factors driving network design at Netwise Hosting.
Proactive Monitoring: 24x7 on-site security guards and actively monitored building-wide CCTV with 30 day retention
Access: 24x7 Biometric and RFID multi-level access to data centre
Facility Perimeter: Controlled proximity card and coded perimeter access including car parking
Anti-Ram Protection: Perimeter walls with rated protection against high-impact ramming attacks
Keeping client deployments safe and secure is very important to the Netwise Hosting team. As such, the site offers a diverse range of access and monitoring technologies to keep track of human movement around the facility.
Energy Efficiency: Capacity PUE of 1.15 (one of the lowest in Europe)
Energy Savings: We save 250 tons of CO2 on average each year, the same as removing 55 cars from our roads
Investing in green technology is becoming more important as the public demand a more sustainable future. Netwise Hosting have ensured the NH:DC1 is as eco-friendly as it possibly can be.
SLA: 99.9% Enterprise-Class Service Level Agreement
Support: 24x7 online / phone / email customer support network with full remote hands and management options
Colocation Configuration Options: 1U, 2U, 4U, Quarter Rack, Half Rack, Full Rack, Multi-Rack
There are so many factors making up the whole picture at Netwise Hosting. The best way to find out more is to contact one of the team or to arrange a tour of the facility to see for yourself.