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Global Switch – World Class Data Centers


Global Switch is the leading owner, operator and developer of large-scale, carrier and cloud neutral, multi-tenanted data center services in Europe and Asia-Pacific.

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Established 1998 Global Switch today owns a portfolio of ten data centers (DC) across seven markets; Frankfurt, Amsterdam, London, Madrid, Paris, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong. Global Switch’s core offering is providing high quality Data Centers, technical space with resilient 24/7 power and cooling, security, and infrastructure and environmental monitoring for its customers to house their computer servers, network equipment and other IT infrastructure. These Data Centers have an aggregate 300MVA of power capacity and over 3,200,000 sq ft (300,000 sq m) of gross floor area.

Operationally Global Switch has successfully achieved ISO certification across all of its DCs to four key standards, ISO 9001:2015 quality management, ISO 14001:2015 environmental management, ISO 18001:2007 health and safety management and ISO 27001:2013 information security management. This certification program complements Global Switch’s own in-house critical environments program and reaffirms the operational integrity of Global Switch’s DCs to its customers, resulting in better than 99.999% uptime reliability over the past ten years.

National and international enterprises, cloud providers, telecommunication companies as well as system integrators use our best in class DCs services as a primary/secondary DC or backup.

Key benefits of Global Switch offering include:

  • Providing solutions for primary Data Center or Disaster Recovery Data Centers for large-mid size enterprises
  • Carrier neutrality providing connectivity to major carrier and ISP networks
  • Highly secure environment with robust processes in place to protect customers’ infrastructure
  • Shared and private environment infrastructure solutions
  • Strong operational track record

Current DC in Frankfurt/M is 186,000 sq ft (17,500 sq m) and has a power capacity of 14MVA.

Global Switch has announced development of a new state-of-art DC in Frankfurt/Main that will be available end 2017. The new state-of-art DC will have 118,500 sq ft (11,000 sq m) space, 18MVA power capacity, a PUE 1.2 or better targeting a BREEAM excellent rating, flexible private suites and cage solutions.

Through innovation in design, operation and working closely with our customers, we continually improve the energy (green renewable energy) efficiency of our DCs, resulting in constantly improving the effectiveness of our power usage across all our DCs.

Last but not least, Global Switch DC in Frankfurt offers connectivity with more than 600 telecommunication carriers and cloud providers to its customers.

About the Company

Global Switch is the leading owner, operator and developer of large-scale, carrier and cloud neutral, multi-tenanted data center services in Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Contact

Aman Khan
Managing Director Germany
Global Switch
Eschborner Landstr. 110
60489 Frankfurt/M

T +49 69 74227534
E akhan@globalswitch.com
W www.globalswitch.com

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