Reading East Colocation Datacentre Services

The M4 corridor is a technology hotspot and has been described as England’s “Silicon Valley”. Our Reading East site is conveniently located close to the M4 Junction 10 and is ideal for infrastructure and server hosting. The site contains two datacentres, both designed for optimum efficiency, availability and performance.

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Multilevel Security

Multi-Level Security

Pulsant does everything possible to prevent unauthorised access to the site, buildings and data halls as well as to the rack housings themselves. We also have systems in place to identify and react to threats so that your infrastructure is protected from theft, damage or interference.

• 24/7 security
• ISO 27001

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Datacentre Facilities

Pulsant has built a number of client-friendly facilities to ensure any time you spend on site is comfortable. There is ample provision for client IT staff including parking, rest rooms, kitchen, build facilities, dedicated offices and meeting rooms.

• Kitchen
• Parking
• Build facilities
• Meeting rooms

Power and Generators

Power & Generators

To eliminate risk caused by outages, the site uses diverse supplier feeds from multiple grid points ensuring there is no single point of failure. The site takes a 1.5MvA dedicated substation, with 16 amp (dual powered if required) racks available. Diesel generators are located onsite in a secure compound.

• Independent HV substation
• 30kW rack power

Network Connectivity

Network Connectivity

The site houses diverse network connectivity via Dark Fibre to multiple London points of presence with 2ms of network latency, to ensure ultra-fast connectivity with low latency to London locations.

• Member of LINX
• Multiple carriers

Cooling Performance

Cooling & Performance

Energy is vital to power and cool servers; we reduce energy consumption and costs by using ultra-efficient systems and advanced cold aisle and pod technology. N+1 chilled water cooling is provided by Stulz Computer Room Air Conditioning (CRAC) down flow units.

• N+1 Chilled water cooling
• Cold aisle containment

Fire Protection

Fire Detection & Suppression

Ensuring our infrastructure and customer equipment operate safely is one of our greatest concerns. The facility is equipped with advanced fire detection which continuously samples the air for smoke particles. In the event of an alert we have installed a FM200 suppression system.

• Advanced fire detection
• FM200 suppression system

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International datacentre footprint

We allow you to get your content closer to your customers through our international CDN

Migration services

We make moving to us easy with our range of IT Consultancy Services

Backup and disaster recovery

Agent-less backup and optional disaster recovery with an interconnected network of multiple UK datacentres

Transformation commercial contracts

Our contracts have the capacity to flex up and down throughout their length

Continuous improvements

We continually invest in increasing the efficiency of our datacentres and pass these cost savings directly onto our customers

Why Pulsant?

Looking for flexibility in a contract? We guarantee to reduce costs and continually review your service model to meet your changing business requirements

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