MIN1: 511 11th Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Colocation in Minneapolis – MIN1 Data Center

The Minneapolis region is ideal for any enterprise client with low utility costs, tax incentives and gateways to the northwest. Cologix operates more than 45K SQF across three Minneapolis data centers in the 511 Building—the most connected building in Minnesota.

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Cologix Carrier Hotel – Network Environment

Cologix’s Minneapolis data center offers a robust carrier ecosystem including national, regional and local networks, as well as the Midwest Internet Cooperative Exchange (MICE).

The Minneapolis colocation data center facility also supports emerging cloud, financial, education and government platforms attracted to Minneapolis’s robust and growing economy.


MIN1: Technical Specs


Located in downtown Minneapolis, in the renowned carrier hotel, the 511 Building

20 minutes from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Easy access to I-35, I-94, I-394 & the light rail

Seismic Zone 0 & outside the flood zone


9,500K SQF data center

Concrete & steel structure

Traditional cabinet & cage options as well as 1U Standard Connections product

Drop-in desks available for tenants

Ample on-site parking


Redundant utility feeds from 3 separate grids

2N utility & A+B uninterruptible power system (UPS) configurations

N & 2N backup generators

One substation & 2 diverse transformers with a third transformer acting as a failover to restore A/B power


Up to 5 kW/cabinet cooling capacity

Seven perimeter computer room air conditioner (CRAC) units with redundant power & raised floor plenum supply in cold/hot aisle configuration

N+1 chilled water with redundant well backup on-site

Ultrasonic humidification


Dual 24/7 on-site security (building & Clogix)

Closed-circuit TV systems (building & suite)

24/7 S2 keycard access (building & suite)

Customized security available for cages


Above ceiling & underfloor detectors

Wet pipe fire suppression


75+ unique carriers, ISPs & ASPs in the on-site Meet-Me-Room

Network neutral data center

Home to the Midwest Internet Cooperative Exchange (MICE)

Diverse building fiber entrance & riser facilities

High count dark fiber on I-94 corridor to Wisconsin border


Independent third-party assessments for SOC 1, SOC 2, HIPAA, and PCI-DSS

ISO 27001 certified by Schellman


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 available by phone or email

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