A Glimpse Into Our Data Centers and Network

Codero Data Center Map
All of our data centers and network infrastructures are designed to ensure maximum uptime with the highest server and cloud performance, best security and fastest scalability.

 
All New - Dallas Flagship Data Center "Codero Central"
  • Tier III compliant, state-of-the-art facility
  • All new flagship data center
  • 10 Gigabit/sec switches to the rack
  • Fully redundant network architecture
  • 24 x 7 Codero on-site network operations staff
  • Dedicated, on-site 138 kV substation delivers dual-feed 12.47 kV utility power to building
  • Connected to numerous telecommunications hubs
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
Codero Central - Dallas, Texas Data Center
Facility Design
  • Secured, gated campus with crash-rated fences
  • 8" thick reinforced concrete walls with structure designed to resist winds in excess of 90 mph and wind-borne debris
  • Windows protected by steel and aluminum awnings
  • All office areas and windows located outside the data center
  • Hail-resistive, single-ply modified bitumen roof membrane for water-tightness
  • 3" poly-isocyanurate roof insulation for energy-efficiency that is mechanically attached and held down by cement board to resist uplift and blow-off
  • FM Insurance tested and approved roof design to resist wind-uplift and blow off
  • Full lightning protection of building and equipment
  • Concrete, fire-rated walls separate the data halls from the office
  • Fire-rated corridors separate the data halls from the power rooms
  • Fault-tolerant and concurrently maintainable 2N electrical design
  • N+1 mechanical design
  • Rooftop equipment using outside air economization and the only independently tested and certified ultra-low leakage design in the industry for energy efficiency, humidity control and particulate filtration
  • Site located outside the flood plain
System Monitoring
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
  • Monitoring includes power and cooling systems, as well as temperature, humidity, leak detection and fire protection
  • HVAC, power and building critical systems managed and monitored 24 x 7 x 365
  • Premises monitored by security camera 24 x 7 x 365 with digital recording and archiving
Electrical Power Infrastructure
Features and functions of our power infrastructure include:
  • Dedicated, on-site 138 kV substation delivers dual-feed 12.47 kV utility power to the building
  • 480V generators as N+1 shared. Generators are 2500 kVA/2000 KW Cummins generators, and each one has a 4,000 gallon belly tank that provides a minimum of 24 hours of runtime at full load. Fuel is delivered locally and in case of an emergency, a national fuel provider will step in, with our data center’s priority being second only to FEMA
  • Four 625 kVA UPS systems configured as 2N
  • Power room is a fully independent Electrical Distribution Matrix with dual ComEd source support
  • Redundant power infrastructure on all system levels
  • The Dedicated UPS is a 2N system and delivers 1125 kW of UPS capacity to the raised floor. The UPS system is comprised of four UPS modules 625 kVA with a pair of modules configured in parallel for capacity
  • Best-of-breed Switch Gear
  • Best-of-breed STS/PDU technology
Electrical Power Generators
  • Multiple generators
  • 72-hour on-site fuel capacity per generator
  • Multiple re-fueling vendors - Our data center’s priority is second only to FEMA
Cooling Infrastructure
  • Sixteen 150 Ton RTU's configured as N+1
  • Air-side economization capable
  • N+1 cooling configuration utilizing CRAC units and RTUs
Building Access and Security
  • 24 x 7 x 365 on-site security and NOC staff
  • Full-perimeter fencing
  • Alarm system with camera surveillance covering the entire perimeter of the building, throughout the data center area and all entrances and exits
  • Secure entrances include mantraps, biometrics, key card access and multi-factor authentication
  • SSAE No. 16 SOC 1 certified (formerly SAS 70 Type II)
  • CCTV on all security cameras
  • Access control systems log activity
Green Data Centers
  • Codero is actively interested in operating environmentally friendly DC facilities that benefit both our customers and the environment. We’ve invested significant time and funds into designing our data centers to be as eco-friendly as possible. Through the incorporation of newer, more advanced data center technologies, we’re taking steps to become an industry leader in eco-friendly cooling and power optimization
  • Power system components higher in efficiency and operating with reduced emissions
  • Environment-friendly building materials and design that reduce cooling demands on the facility
  • Ultrasonic Humidification Systems require less energy and create no additional heat, unlike older steam type humidifiers
  • Energy efficiency: Rooftop equipment using outside air economization and the only independently tested and certified ultra-low leakage design in the industry
Fire Detection and Suppression
  • Overhead and under-floor smoke detection
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
  • Monitoring includes power and cooling systems, as well as temperature, humidity, leak detection and fire protection
Network
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
Codero West
  • 10 Gig backbone network with multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
  • Generator backup power supply
  • State-of-the-art environmental controls
  • PCI compliant environment
  • 24 x 7 physical security presence
  • SSAE No. 16 SOC 1 Certified (Previously known as SAS 70)
Codero West - Phoenix, Arizona Data Center
Facility Design
  • 12” thick reinforced concrete walls able to withstand winds in excess of 90 mph, and located outside of flood plains and seismic zones
  • Building standards meet NEBS Level 3-compliance
  • Secure exterior faux spandrel window system
System Monitoring
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
  • Monitoring includes power and cooling systems, as well as temperature, humidity, leak detection and fire protection
Electrical Power Infrastructure
Features and functions of our power infrastructure include:
  • On-site diesel fuel-based backup power generators
  • Power room is a fully independent Electrical Distribution Matrix with dual ComEd source support
  • Redundant power infrastructure on all system levels
  • Power backup systems include redundant Power Distribution Units (A+B) and UPS
  • N+1 configuration and 2N to customers' equipment with dual corded setup
  • N+1 MGE UPS modules
  • Best-of-breed Switch Gear
  • Best-of-breed STS/PDU technology
Electrical Power Generators
  • Multiple generators
  • 48-hour on-site fuel capacity per generator
  • Multiple re-fueling vendors
Cooling Infrastructure
  • Cooling system designed and managed to meet or exceed ASHRAE standards for data center temperature and humidity
  • N+1 cooling configuration utilizing CRAC units and RTUs
  • Multiple CRAC units provide cooling for electrical rooms and private micro-suite data centers
  • Concurrent maintainability of the cooling infrastructure with no single points of failure
Building Access and Security
  • 24 x 7 on-site security and NOC staff
  • Alarm system with camera surveillance covering the entire perimeter of the building, throughout the data center area and all entrances and exits
  • Secure entrances include mantraps, biometrics, key card access and multi-factor authentication
  • SSAE No. 16 SOC 1 certified (formerly SAS 70 Type II)
Green Data Centers
  • Codero is actively interested in operating environmentally friendly DC facilities that benefit both our customers and the environment. We’ve invested significant time and funds into designing our data centers to be as eco-friendly as possible. Through the incorporation of newer, more advanced data center technologies, we’re taking steps to become an industry leader in eco-friendly cooling and power optimization
  • Power system components higher in efficiency and operating with reduced emissions
  • Environment-friendly building materials and design that reduce cooling demands on the facility
  • Ultrasonic Humidification Systems require less energy and create no additional heat, unlike older steam type humidifiers
Fire Detection and Suppression
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
  • Monitoring includes power and cooling systems, as well as temperature, humidity, leak detection and fire protection
Network
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
  • Multiple fiber entrances to building
  • Multiple CRAC units provide cooling for electrical rooms and private micro-suite data centers
  • Concurrent maintainability of the cooling infrastructure with no single points of failure
Codero East
  • Tier III compliant, state-of-the-art facility
  • SOC 2 Type II & SOC 3 Audited
  • Building standards meet NEBS Level 3-compliance
  • Redundant power infrastructure on all system levels
  • N+1 cooling configuration utilizing CRAC units and RTUs
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
Codero East - Ashburn, Virginia Data Center
Facility Design
  • 12” thick reinforced concrete walls able to withstand winds in excess of 90 mph and located outside of flood plains
  • Building standards meet NEBS Level 3-compliance
  • Secure exterior faux spandrel window system
  • Roof is a fully adhered single-ply 60mil EPDM rubber membrane system with isocyanurate insulation
System Monitoring
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
  • Monitoring includes power and cooling systems, as well as temperature, humidity, leak detection and fire protection
Electrical Power Infrastructure
Features and functions of our power infrastructure include:
  • On-site diesel fuel-based backup power generators
  • Power room is a fully independent Electrical Distribution Matrix with dual ComEd source support
  • Redundant power infrastructure on all system levels
  • Power backup systems include redundant Power Distribution Units (A+B) and UPS
  • N+1 configuration and 2N to customers' equipment with dual corded setup
  • N+1 MGE UPS modules
  • Best-of-breed Switch Gear
  • Best-of-breed STS/PDU technology
  • Behind only hospitals and municipalities on the refueling priority list used in the event of a disaster
Electrical Power Generators
  • Multiple generators
  • 48-hour on-site fuel capacity per generator
  • Multiple re-fueling vendors
Cooling Infrastructure
  • Cooling system designed and managed to meet or exceed ASHRAE standards for data center temperature and humidity
  • N+1 cooling configuration utilizing CRAC units and RTUs
  • Multiple CRAC units provide cooling for electrical rooms and private micro-suite data centers
  • Concurrent maintainability of the cooling infrastructure with no single points of failure
Building Access and Security
  • 24 x 7 on-site security and NOC staff
  • Alarm system with camera surveillance covering the entire perimeter of the building, throughout the data center area and all entrances and exits
  • Secure entrances include mantraps, biometrics, key card access and multi-factor authentication
  • SSAE No. 16 SOC 1 certified (formerly SAS 70 Type II)
Green Data Centers
  • Codero is actively interested in operating environmentally friendly DC facilities that benefit both our customers and the environment. We’ve invested significant time and funds into designing our data centers to be as eco-friendly as possible. Through the incorporation of newer, more advanced data center technologies, we’re taking steps to become an industry leader in eco-friendly cooling and power optimization
  • Power system components higher in efficiency and operating with reduced emissions
  • Environment-friendly building materials and design that reduce cooling demands on the facility
  • Ultrasonic Humidification Systems require less energy and create no additional heat, unlike older steam type humidifiers
  • Dolphin Cooling Tower purification system eliminates harmful chemicals in water discharge. Eligible for credits towards LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Building Certification
Fire Detection and Suppression
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
Network
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
  • Multiple fiber entrances to building
Codero North
  • Tier III compliant, state-of-the-art facility
  • SOC 2 Type II & SOC 3 Audited
  • Building standards meet NEBS Level 3-compliance
  • Redundant power infrastructure on all system levels
  • N+1 cooling configuration utilizing CRAC units and RTUs
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
Codero North - Chicago, Illinois Data Center
Facility Design
  • 12” thick reinforced concrete walls able to withstand winds in excess of 90 mph and located outside of flood plains
  • Building standards meet NEBS Level 3-compliance
  • Secure exterior faux spandrel window system
  • Roof is a fully adhered single-ply 60mil EPDM rubber membrane system with isocyanurate insulation
System Monitoring
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
  • Monitoring includes power and cooling systems, as well as temperature, humidity, leak detection and fire protection
Electrical Power Infrastructure
Features and functions of our power infrastructure include:
  • On-site diesel fuel-based backup power generators
  • Power room is a fully independent Electrical Distribution Matrix with dual ComEd source support
  • Redundant power infrastructure on all system levels
  • Power backup systems include redundant Power Distribution Units (A+B) and UPS
  • N+1 configuration and 2N to customers' equipment with dual corded setup
  • N+1 MGE UPS modules
  • Best-of-breed Switch Gear
  • Best-of-breed STS/PDU technology
  • Behind only hospitals and municipalities on the refueling priority list used in the event of a disaster
Electrical Power Generators
  • Multiple generators
  • 48-hour on-site fuel capacity per generator
  • Multiple re-fueling vendors
Cooling Infrastructure
  • Cooling system designed and managed to meet or exceed ASHRAE standards for data center temperature and humidity
  • N+1 cooling configuration utilizing CRAC units and RTUs
  • Multiple CRAC units provide cooling for electrical rooms and private micro-suite data centers
  • Concurrent maintainability of the cooling infrastructure with no single points of failure
Building Access and Security
  • 24 x 7 on-site security and NOC staff
  • Alarm system with camera surveillance covering the entire perimeter of the building, throughout the data center area and all entrances and exits
  • Secure entrances include mantraps, biometrics, key card access and multi-factor authentication
  • SSAE No. 16 SOC 1 certified (formerly SAS 70 Type II)
Green Data Centers
  • Codero is actively interested in operating environmentally friendly DC facilities that benefit both our customers and the environment. We’ve invested significant time and funds into designing our data centers to be as eco-friendly as possible. Through the incorporation of newer, more advanced data center technologies, we’re taking steps to become an industry leader in eco-friendly cooling and power optimization
  • Power system components higher in efficiency and operating with reduced emissions
  • Environment-friendly building materials and design that reduce cooling demands on the facility
  • Ultrasonic Humidification Systems require less energy and create no additional heat, unlike older steam type humidifiers
  • Dolphin Cooling Tower purification system eliminates harmful chemicals in water discharge. Eligible for credits towards LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Building Certification
Fire Detection and Suppression
  • State-of-the-art monitoring system provides real-time data on equipment operation, enabling easy system management and instant identification of problems
Network
  • Multiple redundant bandwidth carriers
  • Multiple fiber entrances to building