Data center Nuremberg Center
The premiere data center in the heart of Nuremberg

Excellent colocation in the centre of Nuremberg

In the center of Nuremberg, noris network operates two data centers, which received 5 stars at the eco Datacenter Star Audit. In addition to a redundant power supply, we offer the highest security at this location as standard, ensuring availability at a very high level.

The highlights of the data center at a glance

Power and utilities

  •  ≥ 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 tanks 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 of cold and warm areas Network connection

Network connection

  •  ≥ 99.99 % p. a. availability of the backbone
  • Multi-redundant, carrier-neutral Internet connection
  • Total capacity of the Internet connection 16 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 detection system with direct alarm forwarding to Nuremberg fire department
  • Gentle inert gas extinguishing system with nitrogen (NBG3) respectively argon fire extinguishing system (NBG4 & NBG5)
  • Use of non-flammable or flame retardant materials
  • Structural measures according to fire resistance class F90


  • Video surveillance with archiving
  • Surveillance via security service
  • Biometric access control with 24/7 access via transponder card
  • Segregation of persons (just NBG4)
  • 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

  • Parking space available in courtyard
  • Ground-level delivery area respectively delivery to ramp (just NBG5)
  • Accessibility with public transport via Nuremberg central station,
    0.8 km from metro station „Plärrer“
  • Distance to airport: 7.9 km (approx. 15 minutes)
  • Distance to autobahn: 3.2 km to A73 (Frankenschnellweg expressway)

Further features

  • Certifications and testing:
    • 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
  • Availability of racks with up to 6 kVA respectively 5 kVA (NBG5)
  • Racks used: 47 rack units x 600 mm x 1200 mm

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