Austin Data Center II

Located in the Met Center business park, CyrusOne's 70,000 square foot Austin colocation facility is the first of an optional four-phase, 288,000 square foot data center campus. Designed to CyrusOne's power, cooling and security standards, the campus is ideal for production and co-production server environments for national, international and local companies.

Conveniently located just 7 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, the Austin colocation facility is surrounded by access to well-appointed hotels and several restaurants.

First Statewide Interconnection Platform
With CyrusOne's Texas IX (Internet Exchange), customers can configure a virtual on-net platform from a multitude of carriers and providers, allowing optimal flexibility and interconnection with anyone at any connected facility and to the cloud – at no additional cost.

As part of CyrusOne's Texas IX platform, this Austin colocation facility will provide interconnection to other CyrusOne data centers in Texas:

Key Features of the Austin Colocation Facility

  • Will support up to 70,000 sq. ft. data center/41,000 sq. ft. raised floor, with 3 adjacent land pads available for growth
  • SSAE 16 (SOC I type II), PCI DSS (sec 9 & 12), HIPAA, ISO 27001, FISMA, TIA 942 Class 4
  • High Performance Computing (HPC) capable, supports 250 wpsf with the ability to support over 1,000 wpsf
  • Ability to hold up to 9 MW of critical capacity
  • Carrier-neutral, as well as dark-fiber connectivity option
  • Wholesale and retail colocation options
  • Part of CyrusOne Texas IX (Internet Exchange)
  • 100% uptime service level agreement on power
  • 24x7 staffed NOCC and remote hands support
  • Dedicated cages and private suite options available
  • Worksite recovery: customizable to fit client needs


  • Supports 480 volt with TVSS
  • Two 400 MW capacity substations with dual underground, concrete encased feeds from electrical substations
  • Multiple levels of redundancy available within same footprint (e.g. N, 2N)
  • Multiple MGE 8000 625kVA UPS systems; each power leg has a dedicated UPS with battery backup
  • 300 kVA dual input PDUs with automatic transfer switches
  • Dual input PDUs with static transfer switches
  • Scalable 2.25 MW Detroit Diesel dedicated generators pre-wired for additional capacity
  • 3,300 belly tank and 12,000 gallon external tank
  • Batteries are isolated in a different room from the UPS


  • 48-inch raised floor design
  • Utilizing Stultz 70-ton CRAH units with electronically commutated (EC) variable-speed fans
  • Highly efficient multiple 500 ton Trane chillers with fast restart and adaptive controlled microprocessors (ability to scale as density increases)
  • Redundant Closed loop chilled water cooling design


  • Reinforced physical structure including concrete bollards, steel-lined walls for security, and bullet resistant glass
  • Video surveillance and recording of the exterior and interior
  • On-site security guards 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Triple authentication man traps, revolving entrance doors; biometric and key card (color coded) security for rigid access control
  • Cabinet and cage security options include individual locks and biometric scanners
  • Perimeter fence


  • Very Early Smoke Detection Apparatus (VESDA) system; sampling air in parts per million coupled with a zonal dual-action interlocking dry-pipe system


  • 16 hotels and 15+ restaurants within three-mile radius of the data center
  • Seven minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • Secure parking for customers and visitors