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Edinburgh Medway
Data Centre

HIGHLIGHTS
  • 1.6MW of IT power across 3 data halls, 1450 SQM
  • 24 x 7 environmental monitoring
  • Dark fibre connections
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LOCATION

7 Bankhead Medway
Sighthill Industrial Estate
Edinburgh
EH11 4BY

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Why Edinburgh Medway?

Considered a strong contender for Europe’s data centre capital, Edinburgh is home to all three of our Scottish sites. Our Medway facility is ideal for high density deployments with 100GB of network options available. Medway interconnects with our nearby South Gyle facility for long haul UK and transatlantic connectivity.

Our high-spec Tier 3 site is pre-built and pre-configured for the rapid installation of your hardware, whether you require a quarter of a rack, multiple cages, dedicated suites or even dedicated offices.

  • TRANSPORT

    DISTANCE

  • Edinburgh City Centre

    6.2 miles

  • M8 Motorway

    1.1 miles

  • Edinburgh Airport

    4.0 miles

  • Edinburgh Waverley train station

    5.0 miles

  • Edinburgh Park Train Station

    1.6 miles

  • Edinburgh Park Tram Stop

    1.6 miles

7 Bankhead Medway, Sighthill, Industrial Estate, Edinburgh EH11 4BY

Data Centre features

  • 287 rack capacity

    Available in 42U or 48U, 600mm x 800mm configurations, we offer “move-in ready” pre-built and pre-configured footprints from ¼ rack upwards.

  • Reliability

    Redundant mains feeds backed up by UPS and stand by power with dual feeds to each rack providing a guaranteed level of committed power.

  • 24 x 7 environment monitoring

    By automated management systems, with Pulsant own engineers.

  • Dark fibre connections

    Multi-gigabyte transit can be provided through our network of reliable, high-speed diverse-routed dark fibre connections.

  • Carrier Neutral
  • Dark Fibre Connectivity
  • Secure

Why Pulsant for colocation?

We provide a secure, reliable and cost-effective way to ensure your infrastructure remains resilient, scaleable and highly available.

As the largest regional data centre provider in the UK, all data centres are strategically located, fully connected and cloud-ready, enabling you to take advantage of the same connections as a London data centre, with local benefits.

AVAILABLE
WE’LL TAKE CARE OF YOUR SYSTEMS AND DATA. YOU TAKE CARE OF YOUR BUSINESS.

Maintaining high levels of up time is essential. That’s why all our data centres are designed from the ground up to be secure and reliable.

  • Multiple UPS banks
  • Diverse N+1 power supply
  • Equipment redundancy
  • On-site diesel generators
  • Multiple redundant cooling systems
  • Multiple diverse network connections
ACCESSIBLE
KEEP IT LOCAL.
 

You need your engineers to have access to your servers, that’s why we have data centres across the UK. Though whenever required our experts are on-hand to perform either routine or emergency tasks.

  • 10 facilities located across the UK
  • Ideally located to major road & rail links
  • 24-hour access
  • Full range of supplementary services
SECURE
PROTECTING YOUR SYSTEMS AND DATA IS OUR TOP PRIORITY.

With multiple levels of access control, internal and external CCTV, on-site staff, perimeter fencing and escorted visitors you’ll be sure that your servers are well protected. We also have secure cages to isolate racks or even dedicated rooms for added peace of mind.

  • Secure access controls
  • Internal and external CCTV
  • ISO 27001 accreditation for IT security
  • Cages and private suites

Edinburgh Medway specification

  • Configuration
    • Medway delivers 1.6 MW of IT power to 1450 SQM of technical space across 3 data halls
    • High spec Tier 3 site with options of dedicated suites and dedicated offices, 100GB networks options available to our South Gyle facility
    • High density rack options available up to 15kW per rack
    • Options for dedicated hall, caged environment or racks in colocation hall
  • Power
    • Multiple incoming feeds and transformers
    • Redundant UPS capacity
    • Stand by power in 2N configurations
    • Dual 16A or 32A single phase & 3-phase up to 32A
    • 100% renewable power supply
  • Environment
    • Cooling
      Cooling in an N+1 configuration via free cooling, adiabatic and chilled water systems
    • Fire Protection
      Double-knock and Vesda systems with IG55 and FM200 fire suppression
    • 24 × 7 environment monitoring
  • Security
    • Access Control
      Swipe card & PIN for access, with access recorded
    • CCTV
      CCTV with 90-day retention
    • Other Systems
      24 x 7 on-site presence, security fencing, intrusion alarm system
  • Connectivity
    • Multiple diverse-routed resilient Internet site backhaul
    • Dark fibre connections available
    • 7 telecommunications carriers; BT, Fluency, Virgin Media, Vodafone, Verizon, Zayo

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Vendor Partners

Microsoft Partner
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HPE
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  • “I’ve worked with Pulsant for over 12 years and in that time I’ve seen us build a team of well motivated and knowledgeable individuals.”

    Alan Lucas

    Head of Data Centre Operations (Scotland)