Opened in July 2012. The facility, nyc1, is located in Western New York, and is strategically positioned between major East Coast population centers, NYC, Chicago and Toronto. The "upstate" facility, as locals refer to it as, provides superior connectivity and latency to Europe while benefiting from the favorable economic environment in the area.
Nearby "Wonder of the World," Niagara Falls, provides reliable and inexpensive hydro-electric power, allowing our datacenter to operate on renewable energy and thus carrying a limited carbon footprint.
|Location||350 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14202 (11 Miles from Buffalo International Airport)|
|Size||270,490 square foot gross; 23,000 square feet of datacenter space|
|Owner / Operator||Equinix|
|Carriers||Level3, Telia, and XO. Verizon, AT&T, CenturyLink, Fibertech, TW Telecom, and Time Warner Cable are onsite.|
|Security Staff||24/7/365 staffing with at least 2 officers.|
|Certified||Buffalo datacenter facility is SAS70 Type II certified ensuring that our processes and procedures meet or exceed the strictest of standards.|
|Green Hosting||Thanks to the hydro-electric capabilities provided by Niagara Falls our Buffalo datacenter is nearly carbon neutral.|
|Excellent Connectivity||Low latency and high throughput network access to North America and Europe.|