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Equinix – Boston Data Center BO1

Equinix’s Boston data center (BO1) is located at 74 West Street, Waltham, MA 02451. The data center is at 1st floor, 1 story with lower floor steel concrete structure & brick face building, fully sprinklered construction type, seismic zone 2B design, and in flood plain zone X. The data center building is fully complied with building code compliance standards. The data center is 19 miles from Logan international airport (BOS). The facility has adjacent parking available.

The data center offers half and full cabinet colocation, locked cabinets, caged space, and private suite colocation space. The data center is SSAE 16 SOC I Type II certified facility. The data center provides 22,000 square feet of total space, including 13,292 square feet of colocation space. The colocation floor is able to bear floor load of 115 lbs. per square feet. The data center has multilevel security including CCTV & recorders, motion detection, and 24 x 7 security guards from 8AM till 5PM. All doors, including cages, are secured with biometric hand geometry readers, and closed cabinets with kinetic & key locks. The data center has mantrap entry to access the data center resources. Pre action, double interlocked, dry pipe sprinkler system is installed in the data center for life safety.

Atlanta AT3 data center is N+1 power infrastructure, and offer 99.999% SLA on power. The data center provides electrical capacity of 2.4 kVA to 4 kVA per cabinet. The data center has single utility feed, and two power transformers. The data center provides AC power, and DC power to customer’s equipment. The facility has 0.48 kVA of utility power. The immediate power failure is protected by 3 x 225 kVA and 2 x  kVA parallel redundant UPS in N+1 configuration. The standby power is provided by 3 x 750 kW diesel generators in N+1 configuration. The cooling and humidity in the data center is controlled by 320 tons evaporative cooled refrigeration system in N+1 configuration. The facility is served with cooling of 2.4 kW per cabinet (8,191 BTUH), and offers 99.99% SLA on temperature & humidity.

The data center is a carrier neutral facility offering connectivity to multiple carriers and service providers. The data center has overhead proprietary cable tray system with multi-tier ladder rack. The data center offers cross connect services including single mode fiber, multi-mode fiber, Cat 5, Cat 6, Cat5(T1), and Cat3 (POTS), and provides 99.99% SLA on cross connect availability. IBX staff of engineers, technicians, and customers support specialists offer onsite technical and logistic support 24 x 7 x 365, and provide smart hands services.

Equinix, Inc. connects businesses with partners and customers around the world through a global platform of high performance data centers, containing dynamic ecosystems and the broadest choice of networks.  The company provides data center services to protect and connect the information assets for the enterprises, financial services companies, and content and network providers. The company provides colocation services and related offerings; interconnection services comprising physical cross connect or direct interconnections, Equinix Internet exchange, Equinix metro connect, Internet connectivity services, and Ethernet exchange services; and managed IT infrastructure services, including installation of customer equipment and cabling, as well as equipment rebooting and power cycling, card swapping, and emergency equipment replacement services. It connects approximately 4,000 companies, which comprise cloud and IT service providers, content providers, enterprises, financial companies, network and mobility service providers, carriers, and other bandwidth providers. The company provides its services through direct sales force and channel marketing programs.

Equinix owns and operates 95+ colocation facilities on five continents, across 38 major metropolitan areas in 12 countries in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and South America. Equinix provides 3.8 millions square feet of colocation space through its 45+ data center facilities in US serving 2,000 companies, and 450 networks connected onsite. Equinix provides 1.3 millions square feet of colocation space through its 30+ data center facilities in Europe serving 1,400 companies, and 375 networks connected onsite. Equinix provides 682,000+ square feet of colocation space through its 18+ data center facilities in Asia Pacific serving 1,000 companies, and 300 networks connected onsite. Equinix is a public trading company on NASDAQ under the symbol EQIX. The company was founded in 1998, and is based in Redwood City, CA.


Equinix – Boston Data Center BO1

Equinix – Boston Data Center BO1
74 West Street
Waltham, MA 2451

Equinix – Boston Data Center BO1 Highlights

  • Located at 1st Floor
  • Fully Sprinklered Construction Type
  • Concrete Steel Structure, Brick Face Building
  • Seismic Zone 2B Design
  • Flood Plain Zone X
  • Fully Complied with Building Code Compliance Standards
  • 19 Miles from Logan International Airport
  • Half and Full Cabinet Colocation
  • Caged Space and Private Suite
  • SSAE 16 SOC I Type II Certified Facility
  • 22,000 Square Feet of Total Space
  • 13,292 Square Feet of Colocation Space
  • Colocation Floor Load Capacity of 115 lbs. Per Square Feet
  • CCTV & Recorders and Motion Detection
  • 24 x 7 Security Guards from 8AM till 5PM
  • Biometric Hand Geometry Readers
  • Mantrap Entry
  • Closed Cabinets with Kinetic & Key Locks
  • Pre Action, Double Interlocked, Dry Pipe Fire Suppression System
  • N+1 Power Infrastructure
  • 99.999 % SLA on Power
  • Electrical Capacity of 2.4 kVA to 4 kVA Per Cabinet
  • Single Utility Feed
  • 2 x Power Transformers
  • AC and DC Power
  • 0.48 kVA of Utility Power
  • 3 x 225 kVA and 2 x 500 UPS in N+1  Configuration
  • 3 x 750 kW Diesel Generators in N+1 Configuration
  • HVAC in N+1 Configuration
  • 99.99% SLA on Temperature and Humidity
  • Cooling of 2.4 kW Per Cabinet (8,191 BTUH)
  • Carrier Neutral Facility
  • Overhead Proprietary Cable Tray System with Multi-Tier Ladder Rack
  • Cross Connect Services with 99.99% SLA
  • NOC 24 x 7 x 365
  • Smart Hands Services