Data center Nürnberg Süd
Multiple awards and certifications


Colocation in Nuremberg

The Nuremberg location houses the headquarters of noris network AG. Directly next to the headquarters is the multi-award winning Nürnberg Süd data center with a floor area covering 11,000 square meters. Today, Nürnberg Süd is one of the most modern and energy-efficient high-security data centers in Europe.

With innovative and patented solutions for air-conditioning, energy supply, fire and perimeter protection, we offer the highest level of colocation in Nuremberg! We offer you suitable racks as well as tailor-made cages - individually tailored to your needs.



The highlights of the data center at a glance

Power supply

  • ≥ 99,999% availability for power supply p. a.
  • AlwaysOn-Technology for redundant UPS supply (A and B-feed)
  • Emergency power supply via diesel generator with fuel storage for at least 72 hours under full load
  • fuel storage refillable during operation (refilling before reaching the minimum level guaranteed by 24/7 contracts)
  • Redundant link to energy supplier
  • 100 % usage of regenerative energy

Air conditioning

  • Air conditioning via Kyoto-Cooling® (allows cooling without the energy consumption of conventional compressors more than 90 % of the time)
  • ≥ 99,999 % p. a. availability of the air conditioning
  • Separation of cold and warm areas via housing and warm air separation in the double ceiling

Network connection

  • ≥ 99.99 % p. a. availability of the backbone
  • Multi-redundant, carrier-neutral Internet connection
  • Total capacity of the Internet connection 4 Tbps
  • Connections via layer 1 (DWDM/CWDM), layer 2 (Ethernet/Fibre Channel) or layer 3 (IP/MPLS) from 100 Mbps up to 200 Gbps
  • Redundant links to all important peering points

Fire protection

  • Full-coverage fire alarm and early fire detection system with direct alarm forwarding to Nuremberg fire department
  • Zone precise fire extinguishing system (N2) and additional oxygen reduction via OxyReduct®
  • Usage of fire resisting or hardly flammable materials
  • Constructional measures according to fire-resistance grading F90 


    • Video surveillance with archiving
    • 24/7 security service
    • Biometric access control with 24/7 access via transponder card
    • Room-in-room-concept separates IT-areas from outer wall
    • Perimeter protection with security fence and access controll with separation gate
    • Rack surveillance with powerful monitoring systems
    • Separate cages within the datacenter with proprietary protection, access and intrusion detection system available


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

      Transport connection

      • Sufficient parking opportunities at the noris parking area
      • Supply at ground level; additional loading ramp available
      • Accessibility with public transport via Nuremberg main station, 0.5 km from metro station „Scharfreiterring“
      • Distance to the airport: 14.5 km (about 20 minutes)
      • Distance to autobahn: 3.9 km to (junction Nürnberg Langwasser)

      Further features

      • Certifications, testing and awards:
        • ISO/IEC 27001: Information security management system
        • ISO 27001: Certification on the basis of basic IT protection
        • ISO/IEC 20000-1: Service management system
        • ISO 9001: Quality management system
        • ISO 14001: Environmental management system
        • VdS 3406: Object-specific safety management system
        • PCI DSS: Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard
        • ISAE 3402 Type II: Internal control system based on COBIT 5   
        • 5 Stars at the eco Datacenter Star Audit for Single Site and Interconnected Site
        • Internet Award for IT infrastructure
        • Green star for Approved Energy Efficient Datacenter
        • „Deutscher Rechenzentrumspreis 2012“ together with the Wagner Group
      • Walkable double ceiling instead of close double floor
      • Modular concept with patented Combinded Energy and Cooling Cells
      • Up to 18 kVA for all Racks in the datacenter (High Density-Racks)
      • Used Full-Racks: 47 rack units x 600 mm x 1200 mm (Part-Rack: 15 rack units)


      Pictures and videos of the high-security data center in Nuremberg

      Have a look at the following detailed pictures and videos of the data center. Find out what is needed to set up a state-of-the-art data center.

      Video Just 9 minutes to get to the optimal data center
      Video Europe's most modern data center
      Video High-security data center in Nuremberg
      Video KYOTO cooling
      Video Modular climate control and energy supply
      Video Remote data center monitoring
      We look forward to
      assisting you!

      noris network AG

      T: +49 911 9352-160
      F: +49 911 9352-100