New York City

111 8th Avenue, New York, NY Colocation

New York Colocation for Network Connectivity and Diversity

Located in one of the premier carrier hotels in New York, Lightower offers a comprehensive suite of colocation services 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 colocation 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.

The 111 8th Avenue colocation facility is a fully secure, temperature-controlled space, offering cabinets and bulk space. It features sophisticated power and HVAC systems capable of handling the demands of server technologies now and into the future. With dual entrances and risers into the building, Lightower is able to support diversity with network services as well as entrance facilities for our customers.

The 111 8th Avenue colocation facility is connected to Lightower Fiber Networks’ backbone allowing access to high capacity Wavelength, Ethernet and SONET services on the Lightower Fiber Networks’ network from Portland, Maine to Washington, DC out to Chicago and up to Toronto.

Learn more about Lightower’s additional New York Colocation Facilities and our additional 111 8th Avenue New York, NY Colocation facility located on the 5th floor of this building.

Colocation Facility Details

Specification Description
Location: 8th Floor
Colocation Area: 6,572 sq ft
Floor Loading: 200 psf
Power: DC and AC UPS power available in varying breaker sizes with diesel generator backup
Environmental Controls: CompuAire, Liebert and Florida Heat Pump HVACs
Security / Network Monitoring / Support: 24×7
Diverse Fiber Entry into the Building: Yes

Colocation Building Floor Plan

111 8th Avenue, New York, NY Colo Facility Infrastructure

Colocation HVAC and Facility

  • Four CompuAire 30 ton Glycol HVAC units
  • Five Liebert 30 ton Glycol HVAC units
  • Two CompuAire 20 ton Glycol HVAC units
  • One Florida Heat Pump 10 ton HVAC unit
  • Total Pac Pre-Action Water Fire Suppression System

Colocation Power Systems

  • Two diverse 480V, 3 Phase 1600A Commercial power feeds
  • “A” and “B” Marconi 1400A and Aion 1600A DC Power Plants—additional plants and batteries can be deployed as required
  • Two 1 MW Cummins Diesel Generators
  • Two 225 KVA UPS and two 500 KVA UPS systems
  • Additional UPS power will be supplied by Inverters sourced to the DC Power System

Maintenance Contracts

  • HVAC quarterly
  • Generator quarterly
  • Fire Suppression semi-annually
  • UPS semi-annually
  • Inverters annually
  • All batteries tested quarterly in house

Colocation Site Location, Access, and Security

  • Can accommodate 19” or 23” cabinets
  • Full 24×7 card reader access at all facility doors
  • Full 24×7 facility access monitoring by Lightower Fiber Networks’ Network Control Center
  • Full 24×7 building access monitoring by building management
  • Full 24×7 network 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 New York.

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