Kao Data Slough: Kao Data opens 16MW data center in Slough, UK

Feb 07, 2022 | Posted by Abdul-Rahman Oladimeji

Kao Data has announced that it has opened a new data center in Slough, UK. The UK data center operator revealed that it opened the 16MW facility to the west of London. The data center will match the operational blueprint and design of Kao’s Harlow campus. In addition, it will also provide a PUE rating of 1.2, even at partial loads. Kao revealed that the data center will be OCP-Ready and Nvidia DGX-Ready certified. 

The CEO of Kao Data, Lee Myall, said the company is happy to be expanding its data center footprint in the UK while also establishing itself in the second-largest data center hub globally. Myall added that Kao has seen a massive growth in the last one year, with the opening of the new data center a great milestone in its development. The Slough data center will be powered by 100% green energy. Its backup power generators will also be fueled by hydrotreated vegetable oil.