In Amsterdam, an argument around data center energy usage has been brewing for some time. Back in 2019, in response to the amounts of energy being used up by data centers, the municipalities of Amsterdam and Haarlemmermeer announced a moratorium on new projects. This was eventually lifted, but...
Company: Switch Datacenters Amsterdam BV
State: North Holland
Region: Western Europe
Usable SqFt: 15,069
MS2 is located in the Amsterdam region (Woerden) and offers excellent opportunities to act as a primary or alternate data center.
Gross floor area: 5,500 m2
White space: 1,400 m2
Redundancy: 2N Tier4 level
This former computer center was many years in use by a Dutch bank by its strategic location and was taken over in 2014 by Switch Datacenters as part of a sale and leaseback agreement wherein the location is provided with a thorough technological upgrade in which a unique and efficient indirect adiabatic cooling system is applied. Ultra low cooling pPUE 1.04 this location can be viewed as one of the most efficient data centers in the market.
In addition to the high efficiency data center is designed to meet the stringent Tier 4 requirements and the highest demands in terms of security and continuity.