data centre rack solutions

Rack Solutions

Colt DCS offers rack-based solutions across its portfolio of global data centres – ideal for customers that are moving to hybrid cloud, need access to large public cloud providers, entry into a new market or that are looking to offload risk, and want Colt DCS to simplify the running of the data centre environment.

Our rack-based solutions support high and low-density requirements, and can be deployed in a number of days. Customers can choose their requirements for cabinet security, connectivity and additional services including remote hands. Our flexible terms and conditions mean you only pay for what you need, and can scale up and down along with your business’s needs.

Our rack-based solutions provide:

  • Choice of flexible rack options from single or multiple racks

  • Power options for metered or fixed power

  • Lockable racks designed for multiple form factors

  • Dual resilient power circuits to each rack

  • Conditioned power to racks with redundant UPS and onsite generators

We have 100% carrier neutral sites with 10+ carriers in most locations. Plus, over 530 third party connected data centres with direct connectivity to public and private clouds.

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Flexible and scalable colocation solutions

Your company’s data centre requirements need to adapt to new technologies and changing business requirements. That is why we have built flexibility into every aspect of our proposition. We offer a wide range of colocation solutions, leveraging our modular designs for customised – and simplified – services delivered with flexible and transparent commercial solutions.

Colt DCS has more than 20 years’ experience in delivering best-in-class data centres. We are a pioneer of modular, flexible design and operation of highly resilient and efficient data centres.

Flexibility and scale is increasingly important in an age where some applications that are here today could be gone tomorrow, while others will proliferate and require room to grow in the data centre and across geographies. Our ability to cater for this movement is one of the reasons customers choose Colt DCS.

Our rack-based solutions offer:

Power commitments

Fixed or metered power pricing (or a hybrid between the two)


The ability to scale up and down with power or footprint

Power Density

High and low density options side by side


The ability to migrate workloads and undertake workload management requirements

Pay as you grow

Ability to scale up on flexible contracts with options for right of first refusal