1 Summer Street, Boston, MA Colocation

Dedicated Colocation Environment

Located in the premier carrier hotel in downtown Boston, Lightower offers a comprehensive suite of colocation services at its 1 Summer Street facility including: colocation space, cabinets, cross connects and distribution panels, cabinet installation and grounding, high density power and cooling with redundancy, physical security and monitoring, plus project management that ensures on-time turn-up.

All of our collocation facilities offer full connectivity to Lightower’s fiber-based network delivering, high-capacity and scalable Ethernet, Wavelength, SONET and Internet Access services with flexible bandwidth options. Our practice of carrier neutrality also provides you with cross connections to multiple carriers of your choice for network diversity, as needed. Lightower’s secure colo facilities are engineered for your servers and communications equipment to operate in a clean, temperature-controlled environment.

Our MA colocation center is located at 1 Summer Street in Boston and offers full connectivity to the Lightower metro and long haul optical network, providing fully managed, high-capacity and scalable Ethernet, Wavelength, and SONET private line services.

High Bandwidth Network Connectivity
With dual entrances into the building, Lightower Fiber Networks is able to support diversity with network services as well as entrance facilities for our customers.

If you are looking for a colocation service provider in the Boston Massachusetts area, look no further. Lightower provides Colocation Service at multiple locations in Massachusetts.

Learn more about Lightower’s other colocation facility in Massachusetts located at the address below:

Contact us to learn about our colocation services in Boston.

Colocation Facility Details

Specification Description
Location: 4th Floor
Lightower Area: 895 sq ft
Colocation Area: 435 sq ft
Floor Loading: 100 psf
Power: 30 amps DC power per cabinet with on-site battery and diesel generator back-up
Environmental Controls: Liebert HVAC
Security / Network Monitoring / Support: 24×7
Diverse Fiber Entry into the Building: Yes

Colocation Building Floor Plan

1 Summer Street, Boston, MA Colo Facility Infrastructure

Colocation HVAC and Facility

  • Two Liebert 20 ton Glycol HVAC units with redundancy, Model #VE 240
  • Reliable Pre-Action Water Fire Suppression System, Model #A-2 ½” prepak PFC-4410
  • Andover monitoring (security, environmental, and power)

Colocation Power Systems

  • 250 KW Onan Diesel Generator, Model #250DFAC
  • 480V Commercial 3 Phase 400A
  • Elgin Warren 2400A DC Power Plant, Model #48PB2000. Additional plants and batteries in warehouse ready to be deployed for expansion as required
  • AC UPS not currently installed but can be supplied upon request—UPS power will be supplied by Inverters sourced to the DC Power System

Maintenance Contracts

  • HVAC semi-annually
  • Generator quarterly
  • Fire Suppression quarterly

Colocation Site Location, Access, and Security

  • Can accommodate either equipment racks, cabinets, or cages
  • Full 24×7 card reader access through main door
  • Full 24×7 access monitoring by building management (Lincoln Properties)
  • Full 24×7 network monitoring by Lightower Fiber Networks’ Network Control Center
  • Full 24×7 environmental monitoring by Lightower Fiber Networks’ Network Control Center

If you are looking for a colocation service provider in the Pennsylvania area, look no further. Contact us to learn about our dedicated colocation services in Massachusetts.

Customer Quote

"Their 165 Halsey facility is an ideal setting for our most critical data center concerns – location, power, and cooling systems. In addition, they have a proven network and industry expertise to help ensure that we can execute on our business objectives."

Technology Vendor Coordinator

Wolverine Trading