Scotland Colocation Datacentre Services

South Gyle, Edinburgh – Secure and sustainable Tier 3 datacentre facilitating “Green IT”. Our datacentre in South Gyle, Edinburgh provides 75,000sq ft of space and hosts over 30 telecommunication carriers, making it one of the most connected commercially available datacentres outside the M25. Our facility is the most efficient commercially available datacentre in Scotland, achieving a PUE of 1.2 also ranks it amongst the most efficient in the world. 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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Specification at a glance

Tier 3

Enterprise-class datacentre infrastructure


Space available with secure cages, racks and data halls.

24/7 Security

Highest level security, manned 24 hours a day.

ISO 27001

Compliant ISO 27001, PCI Accredited and CSA Star.

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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 Professional Services

Backup and Disaster Recovery
Agent-less backup and optional Disaster Recovery with an inter-connected network to 15 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

The Clocktower Estate
South Gyle Cresent
EH12 9LB

  • Security
  • Datacentre Facilities
  • Power & Generators
  • Connectivity
  • Cooling & Performance
  • Fire

Multi-Level 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.

  • Tier 3
  • 6,981m2
  • 24/7 Security
  • ISO 27001

Datacentre Facilities

Datacentre Facilities

Pulsant has built a number of client facilities to ensure any time you spend on site is comfortable. There is ample provision for client IT staff who may be required on site; this includes parking, rest rooms, kitchen, build facilities, dedicated offices and meeting rooms.

  • Kitchen
  • Parking
  • Build Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms

Power & Generators

Power & Generators

The incoming power supply comprises two independent 11kV supplies (A&B) 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

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.

  • PUE 1.2
  • Free Cooling

Fire Detection & Suppression

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

Client Feedback

Our last audit and penetration testing revealed just how secure our system was. The auditors couldn’t find a way to infiltrate the system at our end or at Pulsant’s. We cannot fault the security of their connections.


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More than Colocation

Our datacentres allow our customers to instantly provision cloud from multiple suppliers and get access to managed services.











Cloud Backup

Ensure your cloud environments are backed up and highly resilient with Pulsant’s Cloud Backup solution. Giving you choice and control over when, how and where your backup is delivered and stored, Pulsant’s Cloud Backup conforms with all important data security and compliance frameworks.


Disaster Recovery

We tailor and craft Disaster Recovery solutions to meet your business continuity and DR requirements, for peace of mind in any eventuality. Enterprise class capabilities for even the most mission critical workloads.


Dedicated Server

Private physical servers, fully customisable and configurable for optimum service, hosted with our secure datacentres.


Enterprise Cloud

For when you just can’t compromise on availability and performance, you need Pulsant’s Enterprise Cloud. With mission critical service levels and the highest levels of support and infrastructure, Enterprise Cloud delivers on every front.


Private Cloud

With private cloud services you get the benefits and flexibility of a cloud service, with the knowledge and assurance of dedicated hardware, tailored to your needs.


How We Engage

Continual technology optimisation

Consult & Create

We listen to your business needs, creating unlimited business solutions from technology that enables unlimited business potential.

Integrate & Activate

Our migration services can help you move from your legacy systems to a new Pulsant solution, in the simplest and quickest way possible.

Support & Evolve

We follow a tried and tested methodology to ensure minimum risk to you, constantly evolving your operations, driving Business Unlimited.

Continual technology optimisation
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