A fire destroyed SBG2 and part of SBG1 data centers in Strasbourg, France. The facilities are part of a data center campus owned by OVH Cloud, a French cloud computing company. The fire destroyed completely destroyed SBG2 and 4 rooms out of 12 in the adjacent SBG1 data center. At this time, it...
Site: OVH Strasbourg Campus
Company: OVH Group
Province: Grand Est
Region: Western Europe
Short Code: SBG1, SBG2, SBG3
The campus is a former Arcelor-Mittal plot of 4,000 square meters that the company bought from Arcelor-Mittal, on the banks of the Rhine.
- SBG1, the first Strasbourg data center, consisting of twelve containers, came online in 2012. The 12 containers had a capacity of 12,000 servers
- SBG2 is a non-container data center in 2016 using its “Tower” design with a capacity of 30,000 servers
- SBG3 tower was built in 2017 with a capacity of 30,000 servers
- SBG4 was built in 2013 as several containers to augment capacity, but was decommissioned in 2018 and moved to SB3.