York Data Centre
Our York data centre is located less than two miles from the city centre. It offers 500 m² (5,382 ft²) of high quality, resilient and secure IT space. As a highly secure Tier 1 facility, our York site provides colocation, network hosting and managed cloud services to businesses across the North of England.
We wholly own and operate our York data centre, which is monitored 24/7 by our onsite engineers and is easily commutable from Leeds, Bradford and Hull. As the country’s most accredited cloud company, we ensure that our data centres are ISO and PCI DSS compliant, assuring data security and integrity at all times.
The York data centre is interconnected with other facilities around the country and across the globe via our private dark fibre network, which is covered by our guaranteed service levels to prevent any point of failure. The centre is also loaded with industry-leading framework and N+1 design for optimum performance.
24 hour monitored security, CCTV and intruder alarms
24 hour support via iomart Network Operations Centre (NOC)
1 x 550 kVA generator
N+1 air conditioning system with environmental free cooling capabilities
Dual zone fire detection and suppression system
Up to 63A MCCBs within PDUs
Dark fibre capability and diverse fibre entry
4 x 100 kVA UPS (N+1)
Controlled environment - room temperature 24°C +/- 3°C
12kN/m² raised floor system - 600mm void
24 x 7 x 365 Security monitoring
Smart card access policies
Internal and external CCTV systems
Security breach alarms
Dual power feeds, backed up by battery string supported Uninterrupted Power Supplies (UPS) systems (deployed as standard)
1 x 550kVA diesel generator - protects services from any single power failure
Technical Support & Services
On site technical engineers 24 x 7
All technicians are employed direct by iomart
On site Network Operations Centre (NOC)
Stable Environmental Conditions
24 x 7 environmental monitoring systems
Constant evaluation and testing of all systems
N+1 redundant Computer Room Air Conditioning (CRAC) system c/w environmental free cooling system
Raychem fluid detection
FM200 fire suppression equipment
Diverse fibre routing via multiple carriers
Cross connection to a number of Tier 1 carriers
Truncated internal cable network
ODF/DDF (Optical Distribution Frame/Digital Distribution Frame) bandwidth
Internal inventory systems track all cables, circuits and cross-connects
Scalable architecture including multiple redundant core switches and routers
Our onsite Network Operations Centre works to evaluate and upgrade our systems for reliable interconnectivity. Because we directly manage our data centres, we can detect and address any issues quickly without the use of middlemen.
Security is assured at our York site thanks to a dedicated security team, CCTV, intruder alarms and access control solutions.
As a carrier neutral facility, our York data centre allows fluid interconnection between geographically dispersed providers at all times. This allows us to deliver secure and reliable services to businesses of any size across the country.
We utilise a carefully controlled environment to prevent disruption, consisting of fully redundant air conditioning units, dual zone fire detection, Raychem fluid detection and 24/7 environmental monitoring systems.
Please contact our York office below to find out more.
2 Opus Avenue
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iomart operates to the highest industry standards in order to store and protect your data.
Our management teams work tirelessly to ensure we meet rigorous international standards for information security, business continuity, environmental management and energy management.
- UK’s Most Accredited Cloud Company
- Fully Owned and Managed Secure Infrastructure
- Global Data Centres across the US, Europe, Middle East and SE Asia
- 100% Uptime Guaranteed
- High Speed Private Dark Fibre Network
- 24/7/365 Expert Technical Support
- Carrier Neutral
- G-Cloud supplier
- Scottish Government Hosting Services Framework supplier