Data center Hof
Your IT location in northern Bavaria

Certified colocation in northern Bavaria

In Hof, noris network operates another data center with a high-performance connection and high-quality IT space. In addition to a redundant power supply, we offer the highest level of security as standard at this location and thus guarantee availability at a very high level.

The highlights of the data center at a glance

Power supply

  • ≥ 99.999 % p. a. availability of the power supply
  • Redundant UPS supply (N+1)
  • Emergency power plant with fuel storage for at least 24 hours under full load
  • Fuel storage refillable during operation (refilling before reaching minimum level guaranteed by 24/7 contract)
  • Redundant link to energy supplier

Air conditioning

  • Redundant air conditioning system with availability ≥ 99.999 % p. a.
  • Cold aisle/hot aisle separation via rack enclosures

Network connection

  •  ≥ 99.99 % p. a. availability of the backbone
  • Multi-redundant, carrier-neutral Internet connection
  • Total capacity of the Internet connection 4 Tbps
  • Redundant links to all important peering points

Fire protection

  • „Full-coverage fire detection system with direct alarm forwarding to Hof ILS (Integrated Control Center of the Fire Department)
  • Inergen fire extinguishing system
  • Use of non-flammable or flame retardant materials


  • Video surveillance with archiving
  • Surveillance via security service
  • Biometric access control with 24/7 access via transponder card
  • Rack surveillance with powerful monitoring systems
  • Separate cages within the data center with own protection, access control and intrusion detection system available


  • Phone support with 24/7 emergency hotline
  • Process oriented working methods with ticketing system
  • 3-level support concept
  • Own technical staff on site

Transport connection

    • Own parking space available
    • Accessibility with public transport via Hof central station: 2.2 km
    • Distance to autobahn A9: 6.6 km
    • Distance to autobahn A93: 6.6 km

    Further features

    • Certifications:
      • ISO/IEC 27001: Information security management system
      • ISO/IEC 20000-1: Service management system
      • ISO 9001: Quality management system
    • Availability of racks with up to 6 kVA
    • Availability of compartments with 38 m² and up to 60 kVA
    • Racks used: 42 RU to 48 RU x 600 mm to 720 mm x 1100 mm

    Pictures of the data center Hof

    Have a look at the following detailed pictures of the data center.

    Network Operation Center
    Battery Stack
    Inergen Löschgas
    Video Überwachung
    IT White Space