Situated 15 miles north of Boston, Axcelx’s Wakefield colocation facility is located at 200 Quannapowitt Pkwy, Wakefield MA 01880.
Axcelx’s Wakefield data center provides clients with a secure and stable environment for its information technology resources and needs. The facility is 218,000 square feet, is SOC 2 certified and is secured through multiple systems including infrared motion activated cameras and video surveillance, biometric access control and 24 hour a day, seven-day a week on-site security. All the while providing customers with 24/7 access to the facility. To protect against any type of fire danger, a VESDA air sampling system is deployed, along side a dry-pipe, pre-action fire suppression system Axcelx also provides clients with self managed temperature and humidity monitoring in real-time. The cooling systems are also designed to support dense environments and CRAC units are set up in a N+1 configuration. 400 ton air chillers, arranged in an N+1 configuration are also deployed, forcing cool air beneath the raised floor.
The power and network systems are also designed with multiple redundancies. The facility’s AC power is configured in a N+1 design and up to 25 kilowatts are available to each cabinet. Redundant, N+1 back up power is also fed into the facility through diverse PDUs, and between 1 amp and 60 amps of power can be delivered, in either 110V or 208V configurations. The network system is anchored by a fully redundant IPv4 and IPv6 as well as diverse fiber entrances to the facility.
Founded in 2003, Axcelx serves hundreds of clients in the Boston region. They own and operate three data centers in Massachusetts. Axcelx offers other co-location add-on services such as custom firewalling, additional IPs and managed colocation. In addition to its colocation offers, clients have access to a range of additional services such as cloud solutions, dedicated servers, IT consulting and fully redundant 100/1000 Mbps internet connections.
Wakefield, MA 01880
AXCELX – Wakefield Data Center Highlights
- 218,000 square foot facility
- 100% fiber uplinks
- Dual interlock, dry pipe fire suppression system
- VESDA air sampling system
- SOC-2 certified facility
- 25 kilowatts per cabinet
- N+1 AC UPS power available
- N+1 cooling system
- Redundant N+1 power fed from diverse PDUs