China’s favorite e-commerce giant Alibaba is planning the launch of a cloud region in London, two years after entering the European market with a data center in Frankfurt. The move was not highly publicized; the company merely updated its website to advertise the future availability zones in t...
Site is located within: Digital Redhill (Foxboro Park) building
Country: United Kingdom
Region: Western Europe
The LexisNexus datacenter in Redhill is located in Digital Realty's building. It’s engineered with dual entrance vaults and diverse points of presence (POPs). The building has native local (last mile) services from Virgin Media, BT and Colt via the primary POP. Other local carriers can be built upon request. Utility service is backed up by two 1,600-kilovolt ampere generators in an N+1 configuration, the +1 shared via a redundant board. Data center cooling is provided by two 920-kilowatt aircooled chillers in an N+1 configuration and 93-kilowatt computer room air handler units in N+2 configurations. The center is ISO 27001, 9001 and 14001 certified