Dallas Colocation | DAL 1

Dallas, Texas Colocation Data Center

Carrier Hotel - Network Environment

DAL 1: 1950 N. Stemmons Freeway

Cologix operates a Dallas data center and a core Meet-Me-Room (MMR) in the renowned INFOMART building, the region’s preeminent carrier hotel.

The Cologix Dallas colocation data center has long been a facility of choice among carriers, ISPs, content providers, financial services and enterprises based on its dense connectivity and excellent
operating record.

Located at the major crossroads of network connectivity in the South Central United States, Cologix Dallas is the perfect location to colocate your proximity-reliant or latency-sensitive applications.

We are excited that we now offer direct connectivity to the main Hyperscalers from our Dallas data centers: Amazon Web Services -Direct Connect, Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute & Softlayer

Amazon Web Services® Direct Connect
Amazon Web Services® Direct Connect enables you to utilize a dedicated connection between your network and Cologix’s Montreal data center. This direct, private connection enables a secure, high capacity, high performance connection to AWS cloud solutions. For more information, contact the Cologix Team or visit the AWS website

Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute
Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute lets you extend your on-premises networks into the Microsoft cloud over a dedicated private connection facilitated by a connectivity provider. ExpressRoute connections do not go over the public Internet providing unique benefits: 1.) Greater security and privacy via private connections 2.) Lower latency by traversing shortest path to the Microsoft Cloud 3.) Predictability & optimized speed when leveraging ExpressRoute. For more information, contact the Cologix Team or visit the Microsoft Azure website

Softlayer
SoftLayer has core Canadian network nodes deployed with Cologix’s data centers in Toronto and Montreal as part of IBM Cloud’s investment aimed at extending its cloud service capabilities in Canada and throughout the world. To meet growing demand for hybrid cloud solutions, SoftLayer provides the only completely integrated infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solution in the industry. Customers can create a secure, reliable connection directly to the SoftLayer platform through a simple Cologix interconnection within a protected, redundant, enterprise-grade data center environment. For more information, contact the Cologix Team or visit the Softlayer website


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location

LOCATION

  • Located in the renowned INFOMART building, the region’s preeminent carrier hotel
  • Situated at the major crossroads of network connectivity in the South Central U.S.
  • Seismic zone 0 & outside of 100-year flood zone
  • 20 minutes from the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, 10 minutes from Dallas Love Field
facilities

FACILITY

  • 28,000 SQF within the INFOMART carrier hotel
  • 24” x 48” cabinets; cage sizes on individual case basis
  • Concrete & steel framed structure
power

POWER

  • Higher density configurations available up to 8 kW/cabinet
  • Industry-leading redundancy with 2 power feeds from 3 different utility substations using 2 automatic transfer switches, 2 uninterruptible power systems (UPSs) & a backup generator
  • Priority power feed with the Parkland Health Hospital System
  • N & A+B uninterruptible power system (UPS) configurations
cooling

COOLING

  • Redundant & efficient perimeter CRAC system with overhead ducted supply in cold aisle/hot aisle configuration (N+1)
  • 280 ton cooling capacity (N+1)
  • Deionized, non-corrosive ultrasonic humidifiers
security

SECURITY

  • 24/7 on-site security (both INFOMART & Cologix)
  • Keycard & biometric authentication access
  • High-definition closed-circuit TV with 30-day archive
  • Dual interlocking doors & tailgate-proof man trap
  • Customized security available
fire protection

FIRE PROTECTION

  • VESDA & building systems
  • Dual zoned pre-action dry pipe sprinkler system
network

NETWORK

  • 40 unique networks (including to Central America) in the Cologix-controlled Meet-Me-Room
  • Network neutral data center
  • Managed BGP IP (IPv4 & IPv6); multi-carrier blend
  • Fiber entrances via basement vaults by individual carrier to controlled Cologix vault
  • 2 diverse communication risers
compliance

COMPLIANCE

  • SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type 2 audited
  • Support to gain PCI compliance on an individual case basis
support

SUPPORT

  • 24/7 access to local engineers & support teams
  • Access to self-service online customer care portal
  • All environmental & power monitored 24/7 via Cologix Command DCIM
  • Customer alerts when nearing power capacity to ensure business continuity
  • 24x7x365 Network Operations Center (NOC) available by phone or e‐mail
 
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