Definitely a good perspective

The Berlin 1 Data Center is our third largest data center site in Germany with 13,000 sqm. It is situated in the administrative district of Spandau and can be easily reached from the city center. As well as the data center space, there is also 4,000 sqm of office space on the site, which is about 40,000 sqm.

At a glance: Berlin 1 Data Center

Power supply:

  • Power supply at 10 kV level from two substations from two separate feeds
  • Separate UPS systems (A- and B-supply)
  • Redundant emergency power system with diesel generators


  • Monitoring by our own 24/7 Security Command and Control Center with own security personnel on-site
  • Standardized security processes and the 7-level security system secure the tenant areas and technical operations
  • Access control via non-contact chip and PIN or optional biometrics signature
  • Secured perimeter zones with electronically monitored security fencing system, incorporating anti-climb and anti-tunneling protection

Technical operations:

  • Monitoring of all critical infrastructure by our own operation staff on-site
  • Standardized operation processes with amplified technical systems redundancy in order to ensure maximum reliability


  • Carrier-neutral
  • Carrier-mix from global tier 1 supplier to local supplier
  • Direct, redundant connection to BCIX and CDN providers
  • Via several partners direct connection to international internet exchanges
  • Cross Connects are realized via dedicated, redundant designed pipelines
  • Metro Connects between the Berlin 1 Data Center and our other locations, e.g. Campus Frankfurt 1 and Frankfurt 3; on request as well to commercial third-party data centers
  • Internet Connects from 1 up to 10 Gbit/s as an additional service




Global Data Centers EMEA operates four data centers in the Frankfurt region alone with more than 65,000 sqm