The essential site for Germany’s financial hub.

We understand the importance of being customer centric. If you operate within or are involved in the German financial service markets, then Frankfurt 1 is the choice of our three data centres in Germany.

located just 13.8km away from the nearest major airport, and 5km from the railway station, this Tier 3 carrier neutral data centre allows you to be at arm’s reach from your IT and customer data.

Whether you require a rack, a cage, or a fully dedicated data hall, Frankfurt 1 will provide you with an effective colocation solution that fits in with your current, and future IT strategy.

5 reasons to choose Frankfurt 1

Security and protection – located away from your office premises to avoid deliberate attacks, Frankfurt 1 operates using multiple security procedures to give you complete peace of mind that your data and IT is protected from forced entry and unauthorized access.

Power capacity – powered by 2.4MVA, Frankfurt 1 will ensure that your IT power requirements are always met, providing you with fast networking and resilient connectivity.

Managed costs – helping you reduce your operational IT costs, Frankfurt 1 will provide you with a cost effective solution to suit your needs today, and as your business evolves.

Support & reliability – our dedicated Frankfurt 1 team provides service and support 24/7, ensuring that your IT colocation requirements are satisfied to remain market competitive.

Flexibility – being carrier neutral, Frankfurt 1 allows you to access, switch and choose providers to support your multi-sourcing IT strategy, and expand capacity on demand to support your business growth objectives.

Key site specifications


  • 24/7 onsite security, monitored by multiple guards
  • Photo badge card access system, linked directly to Colt
  • Secure 2 door ‘mantrap’ main entrance revolving door

Plus much more – download the full specification sheet below

Power capacity

  • Total power provision of 2.4 MVA
  • N+N power with infrastructure static switching (A+B)
  • Range of power densities: up to 1250W/m2

Plus much more – download the full specification sheet below


  • Carrier neutral
  • Multiple, diverse entry points into data centre
  • Alternate carrier routing where feasible

Fire control

  • Addressable analogue alarm system with double knock condition to initiate gas release above and below floor
  • FM200 or inert gas (inergen, Argonite, Proinert) in rackrooms and ups rooms
  • HSSD smoke detection (VESDA)


  • No flood risk designation by Environmental Agency
  • 13.5 km from the nearest airport
  • 5 km from the nearest railway station

Plus much more – download the full specification sheet below

Energy efficiency

  • Fresh air drycooler & heat exchanger water cooling and DX mode back up

Need more information about Frankfurt 1?

Then download our full site specification sheet here, and take a further look at how our colocation services in Frankfurt fit in with your business needs.

In addition, we also have two more data centres in based in Germany. Explore our Berlin 1 and Hamburg 1 sites here.

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