South Gyle, Scotland Colocation Datacentre Services

Situated in Edinburgh Scotland, our South Gyle facility promotes “Green IT”. With 75,000sq ft of space and over 30 telecommunication carriers, this site is one of the most connected commercially available datacentres outside the M25. Pulsant offers those with mission critical environments the ultimate in security, reliability and connectivity in a managed and carrier neutral facility.

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The Clocktower Estate
South Gyle Cresent
EH12 9LB

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Secure and resilient hosting in the heart of Edinburgh

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.

• 6,981m2
• 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

The incoming power supply comprises two independent 11kV supplies (AandB) connected to private HV package substations operating as an open ring. The main 11kV supplies are backed up by N+1 stand-by generators and N+1 UPS systems (also remotely monitored).

• N+2 cooling systems
• 30kW rack power

Network Connectivity

Network Connectivity

As a carrier neutral datacentre, Pulsant’s multi-carrier connectivity provides network and service independence – delivering complete choice, control and resilience. This gives customers the flexibility to work with multiple carriers, providing better geographical spread.

• Member of LINX
• Carrier neutral
• 30 telecommunication carriers

Cooling Performance

Cooling & Performance

We reduce energy consumption and costs by using ultra-efficient systems and advanced cold aisle and pod technology.

• PUE 1.2
• Free Cooling

Fire Protection

Fire Detection & Suppression

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

• VESDA 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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