Munich, Germany
Data Center

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M5 Hosting Data Centers:

This 22,173 square-foot (2,060 square-meter) facility is centrally located in one of Germany’s most important banking and insurance industry hubs. The region is also home to thriving automotive, Internet, digital media and electronics industries. Companies in these sectors rely on the Equinix colocation facilities in Munich to make highly reliable, low-latency connections with business partners and customers locally, nationally and internationally.


Equinix MU3 (MU3) M5 Cloud Zone MU1

Data Center Space

  • Built-to-spec private colocation cages
  • Locking colocation cabinets (Full cabinets only)
  • Shared cabinet space in 1u increments
  • Roof rights with excellent line-of-site

Cooling Systems

  • Full data-grade HVAC with N+1 redundancy
  • Temperature controlled between 18 C (64.4 F) and 27 C (80.6 F).
  • Humidity controlled between 25% and 65%.

Certification and Sustainability

  • SSAE16/ISAE3402 SOC-1 Type
  • ISO 27001
  • FACT
  • ISO 9001
  • Green By Design with 100% renewable energy through utility green program

Fire Detection and Suppression

  • VESDA system (Very Early Smoke Detection Apparatus)

Network Connectivity

  • Carrier-neutral
  • M5 Hosting network upstream providers at this location: Level 3 Communications, Cogent.
  • Multiple fiber providers on-site including: Level 3 Communications, Cogent Communications, Vodafone Carrier Services, Hurricane Electric, COLT TECHNOLOGY SERVICES, Interoute Communications, euNetworks, MESH GMBH, DE-CIX, M-net Telekommunikations GmbH DE, BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS, EWE TEL GmbH, GasLINE GmbH & Co., KG Net-D-Sign GmbH

Physical Security

  • 24x7x365 on-site security staff
  • Camera with remote door release at facility entrance — only authorized personnel are allowed to enter
  • Biometric hand scanner at man trap entrance
  • Card access control at all interior doors
  • CCTV digital surveillance cameras with 90 day data retention

Power Systems

  • Dual utility feeds
  • N+1 UPS power plants
  • A/B, 230/400v, Single-phase/Three-phase circuits available
  • N+1 emergency generator power
  • Four 2,000 kVA diesel generators

Client Support Services

  • 24x7x365 on-site support staff
  • Remote hands services
  • Shipping and receiving with loading dock