Our Datacenter

Global Switch FFM

Global Switch Frankfurt is a customized datacenter of outstanding quality and reliability.

Personal Hardware

Colorhost operates its own high-quality hardware in the multiply certificated Tier III datacenter Global Switch.

Global Switch Datacenter

Building Specifications

+ Total area of 17.308 m²
+ 4.2m slab to slab height equating to 3.6m clear height to underside of deepest beam in most areas
+ Typical floor loading of 20kN/m²
+ Raised floors with anti-static tiles
+ Goods lift (8 tonnes)


+ Premises Controllers manage data centre security 24×7
+ Multiple CCTV cameras (interior and exterior)
+ Guarded parking
+ Access control using proximity card readers
+ Secure managed delivery and loading area

Power Supply

+ Minimum N+N redundancy on power supply
+ Flexible power density from 1,000 up to 1,600 watts per sq m
+ Power and cooling are supported by rotary UPS diesel generators

Linking and Communication

+ Access to multiple telecommunications providers located in 2 dedicated Meet Me Rooms, via diverse dedicated connections
+ Roof space availability for satellite and antennae equipment
+ Basket trays to all data risers – fully access controlled

Controlled Environment

+ Minimum N+1 resilience on chilled water cooling system
+ Temperature and humidity in technical space to industry accepted standards and maintained within energy efficient parameters
+ 6 chillers installed at ground level supply 11.8MW of cooling
+ Close control units (CCUs) provide conditioned air to technical space

Fire Detection and Suppression

+ VESDA early warning system
+ Analogue addressable fire detection system in all areas (smoke and heat) with manual break-glass units
+ N+N gas suppression system using centrally stored Argonite to technical and selected landlord areas
+ Smoke and gas extraction

You would like to learn more about Global Switch? We will send you the documents gladly !


  • ISO Zertifiziert
  • Unübertroffene N+1 Redunanz
  • 80Gbit/s + Anbindung
  • 100% Ökostrom
  • 24 / 7 vor Ort Team

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