Rackspace Data Centers

New York Metro Data Center

Rackspace's New York Metro data centers are world-class, purpose-built facilities, strategically located 40 miles southwest of New York City in central New Jersey. Rackspace's New Jersey facility is powered by 100% renewable energy, and staffed by specially-trained, highly-experienced system and network engineers who actively manage and maintain the facility 24x7x365. The data centers are carrier-neutral, providing direct access to multiple network providers.


  • ISO 27001 Certified
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • PCI Level 1 Service Provider Certified
  • SSAE16 Certified
  • Tier III Standards Compliant


  • Colocation
  • Managed Dedicated Hosting
  • Network Management
  • Managed Security
  • Compliance Management
  • Hybrid Cloud


  • Advanced multi-zone, double pre-action, dry pipe-free suppression system
  • Fully redundant power for building and security management systems
  • Raised floor cold Plenum supply, ceiling warm return plenum to provide uniform cooling distribution
  • Hot/ cold aisles with hot aisle containment
  • Liebert CRAC units - N+2 implementation
  • Relative humidity range from 40% - 60% RH
  • Temperature range of 65°F-75°F
  • VESDA smoke detection systems


  • 24-hour internal and external video surveillance, 90 day minimum policy
  • 24x7x365 security staff, strictly enforced security procedures
  • Enhanced security options to dedicated suites available
  • 24x7x365 facility and network monitoring
  • One of the first facilities to implment true three factor security
  • Completely fenced in, with security gate access granted only with a Rackspace-approved card, or by ringing the intercom and giving the security guards a ticket number
  • Visitors are escorted by authroized personnel at all times


  • N+N utility to rack
  • Dual 2MW generators
  • Multiple Eaton UPS various sizes 1MW N+N
  • 200 watts per square foot
  • Dual A+B circuit feeds to each rack - 30AMP 208VAC N+N implementation
  • Two contracted fuel suppliers on call 24x7x365


  • CAT 6A copper/ OM-3/ 4 fiber networking throughout facility
  • Direct connectivity to Rackspace network
  • Carrier-neutral Facility with multiple Tier 1 providers
  • Dedicated Dark Fiber Ring with diverse paths and full redundancy
  • Direct Fiber connectivity to primary New York City POP
  • Network fully supports Fiber channel, SONET and Ethernet handoffs
Change your region: