Rackspace and Colocation at Volta Data Centre, Central London

Volta data centre is a cloud and carrier-neutral hub in central London. Located in the heart of the UK’s internet infrastructure, Volta GSS is undoubtedly the most connected, powerful and resilient home for businesses' cloud and IT infrastructure needs.

The datacentre is designed and built to an Tier III specification, delivering high levels of resiliency and redundancy to ensure your critical systems are always available. Locating at Volta GSS expands a company’s global reach, offering secure and direct access to local communities, world markets and everything the Internet has to offer, all within a central London location.

Colocation Offers

1U Server Colocation

  • 0.5 Amps (120W) Usable Power
  • 3 IP Addresses
  • 100 Mbps Port
  • 2TB Monthly Transfer
  • 24x7 Instant Power Control

£79.00 Per Month
£99.00 Setup

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2U Server Colocation

  • 1.0 Amps (240W) Usable Power
  • 3 IP Addresses
  • 100 Mbps Port
  • 2TB Monthly Transfer
  • 24x7 Instant Power Control

£119.00 Per Month
£99.00 Setup

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4U Server Colocation

  • 2.0 Amps (480W) Usable Power
  • 3 IP Addresses
  • 100 Mbps Port
  • 2TB Monthly Transfer
  • 24x7 Instant Power Control

£209.00 Per Month
£99.00 Setup

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More Information

For more information and a full range of services within Volta, please visit our parent company, EX Networks.

Site Specifications

Building Specifications:
  • Stand-alone island site.
  • Gross area: 91,000 sq ft.
  • 4 data floors, 4 IT zones.
  • 550 kg/m˛ maximum floor load capacity.
  • 300 mm maximum raised access floor height.
  • 2.5 metres raised floor to ceiling height.
  • Goods lift with 1.5 tonnes maximum load.
  • Two separate 33kV supplies, from two independent grid substations.
  • Total incoming feed capacity (MVA): 9.6.
  • Diverse power routes.
  • Static 15MVA generator with N+1 redundancy.
  • 24 hours generator fuel at full load.
  • Static 6000 kW UPS with N+1 redundancy.
  • 5 minutes of UPS autonomy.
  • 24x7 fuel delivery callout contract in place.
Climate Control:
  • Row-based cooling system designed for high densities.
  • Maximum cooling capacity of 10.6 MW.
  • Cooling redundancy: N+1.
Fire Detection and Suppression:
  • High sensitivity smoke detection system (VESDA).
  • Gas suppression system using centrally stored HI-FOG and IG55 to technical areas.
Connectivity and Telecommunications:
  • 7 diverse entry points into building.
  • 2 meet-me-rooms.
Building Security:
  • 24x7x365 access via manned reception.
  • 24x7x365 manned on-site M&E.
  • Access control using proximity card readers.
  • Time and date stamp.
  • Personal attack alarm buttons.
  • HDCCTV throughout.
Building Photos:

Volta Data Centre: Server Racks
Volta Data Centre: In Row Cooling
Volta Data Centre: Fire Suppression
Volta Data Centre: Roof View
Volta Data Centre: Air Handling and Pump Room
Server Racks
In Row Cooling
Fire Suppression
Roof View
Air Handling and Pump Room
Services Available:
  Single Server Colocation Available   Multiple Racks Available
  Multiple Server Colocation Available   Private Cages Available
  Server Management Available   Private Suites Available
  11U Quarter Racks Available   IP Transit Available
  22U Half Racks Available   Interconnects Available
  42U Full Racks Available   Managed Backups Available
  47U Full Racks Available   Storage Solutions Available
For Full Racks in Volta:

Please contact our parent company, EX Networks.

Volta Services

BGP IP Transit
Multihomed IP transit with multiple Tier-1 providers and over 200 peers.
Direct connections to over 25 datacentres around Europe
Storage Solutions
iSCSI & Fibre Channel storage solutions throughout the building
Backup Solutions
Onsite and offsite backup solutions including CDP Backups

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