Stellium Data Center 1 (Newcastle, UK)

OCP Ready™ Stellium 1 Data Center (Newcastle, UK).

Stellium owns and operates one of the largest purpose-built carrier-neutral data center campuses in the UK and is the home of the UK's Internet Exchange NCL-IX.

Stellium’s Tier 3+ data center campus has a guaranteed availability of at least 99.982% and is OCP Ready™, ISO-27001, ISO-14001, ISO-9001, ISO-20000, ISO-22301, PSN Network and Cyber Essentials+ certified.

Stellium provides the UK’s best-in-class data center and global connectivity services for companies operating in the fintech and high-frequency trading sector, the energy services sector, technology and internet services, visual media and streaming services, healthcare/pharma research industries, and public sector, with OCP Ready™ colocation services capable of supporting high power compute (HPC), Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) workloads.

Stellium Newcastle UK data center offers the highest quality connectivity to local, national, and global fiber networks, for low-latency, high-capacity open network connection.

In addition to being the UK’s only data center hosting the cable landing station for the new NO-UK cable from the UK to the Nordics and mainland Europe, Stellium’s data center is also the UK hub for data transmitted between the United States, the UK, and Europe on the North Atlantic Loop, a new transatlantic subsea fiber network provided by Aquacomms. The cable landing stations are located inside our highly secure data center, making us unique in the UK in terms of cable security resilience.

Stellium's unique position offers a whole new world of opportunity for enterprise communications, content providers, social media companies, and the financial sector where saving milliseconds can earn millions in revenue.

Stellium’s data center services are backed up by 80 MWs (designed to scale to 180 MWs) of REGO-certified renewable power linked directly to the 275KV UK National Grid. The location of Stellium 1 in Newcastle North East UK is the region with the lowest carbon intensity output of any region in the UK1. Stellium has also implemented innovative battery storage and solar solutions onsite to further reduce our carbon footprint and customer energy costs.

Leveraging our knowledge and experience of the highest international data center standards and our established local presence, Stellium is extremely well-positioned to support clients in the successful operation of their colocation facility.

Utilizing a highly skilled data center operations team, Stellium can offer the skills and flexibility required for a project encompassing design, commissioning, and operation of clients data center assets - maximising resources and efficiencies and minimizing costs as requirements shift and change.

Stellium specializes in the efficient design and operations of mechanical and electrical infrastructure, building a knowledge base, and developing and documenting the processes and procedures required to deliver leading industry Uptime Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

Stellium’s data center Facility Management expertise has been developed through years of data center management for some of the world’s largest technology companies and financial institutions, partnering with clients to meet their corporate standards and exacting regulatory requirements.

Stellium resources their services team with skilled electrical and mechanical personnel, instilling in them the ethos required to operate a successful mission critical data center. Stellium are accustomed to working in partnership and it is through this business model that they engage with clients in understanding business requirements and enhancing the services delivered.

At Stellium Datacenters, operational excellence is part of the day-to-day organizational culture.

Stellium aims to continually improve operational and cost efficiencies and sustainable practices, and work alongside clients to progressively improve these efficiencies and practices on an ongoing basis.

Colocation Information

  • Model #: Stellium Data Center (Newcastle, UK)

Contribution Information

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