Physical Hosting, World-Class Facilities. Colocation Services from Windstream provide physical hosting with world-class security and network connectivity, protecting your critical data.

Colocation - Windstream Data Centers

Colocation Facilities Built to
2N Standards

Windstream's colocation facilities are built to a 2N power distribution standard, meaning there are no single points of failure that could impact the main production infrastructure or its failover. Windstream colocation facilities feature state-of-the-art, SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type II compliant data centers with the latest advanced security equipment, technologies and applications.


Colocation Connectivity

More than rack space, we complement colocation services with connectivity solutions, seamlessly integrating our core, nationwide IP network at each Windstream Data Center facility to ensure reliable voice, data, network and cloud connections. We utilize Internet and MPLS connectivity via multiple fiber routes in and out of our colocation, as well as diverse paths to the Internet. Our state-of-the-art facilities are designed to handle high-density power needs backed with Service Level Agreements (SLAs), guaranteeing availability with the assurance and confidence only a world-class provider can deliver.

  • Cisco-certified core network
  • Access to Windstream MPLS network
  • Redundant fiber access
  • Access to major Tier-1 Internet providers
  • Generator backup

Industry Leading Service Level Agreements

We implement Service Level Agreements (SLAs) with the tier of support you require to meet your needs with 100% network availability and IT solutions to help ensure regulatory compliance standards are met. Our colocation facilities are staffed with expert engineers and administrators to promptly respond as your needs expand or resolve issues if they arise.

Colocation facility security at Windstream data centers

Colocation Facility Security Features

Windstream Colocation facilities feature state-of-the art operating and security features designed to ensure your IT network, systems, applications and data are fully protected with optimum availability, including:

  • Network Operations Center with 24 x 7 network monitoring and management
  • Restricted access and continuously monitored surveillance systems
  • Self-contained, redundant climate control and fire suppression systems
  • Redundant utility transformers, generators, Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS), main switch panels, UPSs and PDUs.


Compliant Colocation Facilities

Colocation compliant facilities  provide physical hosting with world-class security and network connectivity.

Windstream Data Centers delivers the highest level of security, safety, redundancy, reliability, scalability and technology, including SSAE-16 SOC Type II certified data centers with additional compliance certifications at select locations.

  • SSAE-16 SOC 1 Type II
  • SOC 2 Type II
  • SOC 3

Data Center Locations

Learn more about Colocation in our blog article Redundancy vs. Diversity. Watch Your Language!