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Frankfurt data centres
Situated at the heart of Europe, Frankfurt is a truly international metropolis and is regarded as the key telecommunications hub for the whole of Germany and is a real gateway to Eastern Europe.
Expanding to meet your needs
Gutleutstrasse data centre, Frankfurt
The expansion of our Gutleutstrasse data centre will add an additional 5 MW of power with the same high levels of resilience, security and choice of connectivity.
Frankfurt data centre overview:
Prime city centre locations Both of our Frankfurt data centres are located in the southwest of the city less than 15 minutes drive away from Frankfurt Airport and the city centre.
Expanding to meet your needs We increased our capacity in Frankfurt up to 9MVA to cater for on-going customer growth.
Flexible and scalable infrastructure you can rely on A wide range of colocation options with flexible power densities and configurations from 1kW to more than 20kW per rack.
Unrivalled choice of connectivity Connect to a large amount of carriers onsite including one of the world’s most busy internet exchanges DE-CIX (German Commercial Internet Exchange).
Expertise you can trust We are experts in what we do and our know-how supports our customers to fulfil their requirements in our data centre whilst providing responsive technical support 24x7x365.
Leading by operational excellence Certified to ISO 27001, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001. Compliant: PCI DSS and SSAE16
Telephone: +49 (0) 69 900 210-1040
Frankfurt data centre infrastructure
Frankfurt’s powerful financial sector, strong infrastructure and excellent universities have made it a popular choice for international IT and telecommunications companies. TelecityGroup Germany provides a proven and reliable concept, an easy, scalable model and the highest level of flexibility. Our data centres in Frankfurt offer diverse colocation options from a single rack to private suites, cages and dedicated zones to support both local and international businesses.
You need to know your data centre will deliver uninterruptable power to your infrastructure. That's why we, together with a German engineering company, have developed and patented the most advanced continuous power supply system available on the market.
Flexible configurations and power densities from 1kW to more than 20kW per rack.
Fully redundant and resilient power supplies, at a minimum of N+1, ensure guaranteed uptime.
Maximum diversity and separation of UPS system and power distribution through dedicated prize winning “SPP-Bus (Segment Protected Parallel-Bus) System”.
Rotary 4 of a kind back-up generators/diesel-engines/fly-wheel-combinations capable of supporting the data centres indefinitely.
Our data centres in Frankfurt utilise a robust heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system which delivers stable air flow, temperature and humidity for efficiency equipment operation.
Highly efficient turbo chillers.
All major equipment in the HVAC systems has a minimum of N+1 redundancy.
Our newest data centre combines full free cooling, mechanically assisted free cooling and mechanical cooling, depending on ambient temperature and humidity.
Close Control Units (CCUs) provide conditioned air to the data floors at a minimum N+2 redundancy.
Fire detection and suppression
Monitored continuously from the Network Operations Centres, our fire detection and suppression systems minimise risk and suppress fires quickly to prevent problems from spreading.
High sensitivity smoke detection systems (VESDA).
VESDA immediately detects airborne heat and smoke particles, notifying our on-site facility staff before a fire has an opportunity to start.
Fully addressable two-stage fire detection system that monitors the underfloor, room and ceiling void space (smoke and heat).
Security and access
Securing your business-critical data and systems is our priority. That’s why we adopt a multi-layered approach to security and access, operating from the outer perimeter inwards to the building. We can also tailor this security to your exact needs.
Over 100 integrated digital video cameras provide surveillance throughout the exterior and interior.
Recorded CCTV data kept for a minimum of 90 days.
Full perimeter fence with intruder monitoring and detection.
Secure monitored single-person entry.
Unified security-breach alarm with access monitoring.
24x7x365 manned security.
Secure managed delivery and loading bays.
Bespoke additional client specific security provisions available, including secured caging, private suites and zones.
We have experienced, responsive, technical staff on our premises 24x7x365 who provide a helping hand and competent technical support and maintenance when needed. We are your hands and eyes locally.
The support centre provides several types of support, from basic inventory management to full deployment, installation and technical management of equipment.
Customers can request support by phone or through the customer portal.
Frankfurt data centre connectivity
Our data centres are enabling environments in which the separate networks that make up the internet meet and where bandwidth intensive applications, content and information are hosted. Being able to connect to other customers quickly within the data centres as well as to the large number of connectivity providers makes our Frankfurt sites a rapidly expanding ecosystem of partners and providers.
Direct connectivity to a wide range of networks
As a carrier-neutral data centre we give you direct access to a wide choice of network providers for greater choice, flexibility, network resilience, cost savings and speed to market. Issues such as latency and uptime performance can be solved by choosing the right network provider for your business from within our Frankfurt sites.
Global peering and connectivity
TelecityGroup Germany provides connectivity to a large amount of carriers onsite – including the presence of the world’s most busy internet exchange DE-CIX (German Commercial Internet Exchange).
Pan-European connectivity across our data centre network
We deliver seamless connections to every TelecityGroup data centre. A European IP network supports Ethernet over MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching) services connects our Frankfurt data centres and extends throughout our European sites.
Managed connectivity with multiple carriers
You can connect directly to our IP Multihome service. This allows you to distribute content through multiple Tier 1 carriers and internet exchange points, free from the complexity of maintaining multiple contractual and peering relationships.
Flexible and resilient infrastructure
Meet Me rooms adjacent to the hosting rooms offer opportunities for high speed interconnection with your partners and operators.
Several physical entry points to the site are available to telecom operators for several feeds.
Energy efficiency in our Frankfurt data centres
Our data centres are designed to operate as efficiently as possible. Energy efficient design principles are used throughout the sites not only to adhere to the growing demands for compliance with environmental standards, but also to continue to be the European market leader in innovation and responsible energy consumption.
We strive to increase efficiencies and reduce data-centre running costs. As part of our expansion in Frankfurt, we introduced a new uninterruptable power supply infrastructure that helps us to do just this.
Prize winning, patented SPP (Segment Protected Parallel)-Bus System – next generation UPS.
Highly efficient cooling systems.
Motion-activated light controllers reduce energy consumption and heat load.
Cold-air containment throughout customer areas.
Advice to customers on the best eco-efficient practices to adopt in our data centres.
Continuous real-time electricity usage monitoring with regular reviews of energy-saving effectiveness.
Setting the standards in energy efficiency
We continue to set new industry standards and lead the market in environmental initiatives. Our data centres are certified to the following international standards:
ISO 14001 – an internationally recognised accreditation for organisations that demonstrate superior environmental management.
EU Code of Conduct for data centres – Corporate Status. Each of our data centres has been audited and is operated to the Code’s best practices for maximising energy efficiency.
Carbon Trust Standard Recognises our commitment to reducing our impact on climate change by cutting carbon emissions.
Frankfurt data centre services
From colocation to fully managed hosting, we offer a wide range of value-added services in both our Frankfurt data centres. We aim to understand your challenges in order to provide you with flexible solutions and the level of support that you need for your business. Our experience and additional services enable us to design and deliver solutions that match your exact needs.
Colocation & hosting
Enjoy premium infrastructure and unrivalled connectivity with our colocation and managed hosting services.Colocation services
Keep your infrastructure running efficiently with our comprehensive tiered support.Support services
IT infrastructure design & consulting
Our experts can guide you through the design, modernisation and migration of your data centre, and discuss other services we offer which will improve the performance of your hosting environment.Colocation infrastructure design and consulting
Disaster recovery services
Benefit from maximum uptime and fully-redundant infrastructure through our disaster recovery services.Disaster recovery services
To meet our team and take a guided tour of one of our data centres:
Telephone: +49 (0) 69 900 210-1040