Datum Resource Centre

Thank you for your interest in Datum. The Resource Centre holds all the latest information available for download – such as white papers, guides, fact sheets etc


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360° embedded security

Datum Farnborough delivers ultra secure, highly resilient co-location protected by multi-level access controls and stringent processes.

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Connected DR for Greater London

Datum Farnborough offers a connection-rich highly secure and resilient DR facility just outside the M25, with easy access to London and the motorway network.

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Datum Overview 2016

Datum Datacentres develops and operates highly-connected carrier and cloud neutral co-location data centres for enterprise and service providers.

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Directions to Datum

Datum Datacentres FRN1 is located just off Junction 4a of the M3, and Farnborough railway station has regular trains to London Waterloo.

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High performance data centre

In the face of big data, the cloud and high performance, how can you ensure you can provide a fit-for-purpose data centre?

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Service-enhanced colocation partnership

Pressures on internal data centres to provide enhanced connectivity, security and resilience increase the attraction of external co-location.

Datum Connect Guides to Colocation

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Making Colocation Work: Volume 1 – Investigating the options

When an organisation considers outsourcing its data centre provision for the first time, it is not unusual for IT and management teams to have concerns.

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Making Colocation Work: Volume 2 – Understanding what is needed

Once you've explored options you might want to open more detailed discussions and to start the quote process.

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Making Colocation Work: Volume 3 – Budgeting and running costs

Colocation is ideal if you wish to maintain the flexibility and control of owning your servers, reduce risk and minimise your capital & operating costs.

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Making Colocation Work: Volume 4 – Planning the move

Having chosen your colocation provider and decided to move your critical infrastructure the next question you may face is how?

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Making Colocation Work: Volume 5 – Moving day

The day has come. Your critical equipment has moved to its new home. So what happens next? How will this all work?

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Making Colocation Work: Volume 6 – Keeping the lights on

So what next, once the honeymoon is over and real life begins? How can you ensure that the partnership you planned is harmonious, fruitful and long-lasting?

Fact sheets

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Our cooling solutions are designed to maximise energy efficiency using cost effective, state-of-the-art cooling technology.

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Data Centre Engineering Services

Datum Datacentres provides co-location and data centre services underpinned by a highly available and secure carrier-neutral environment.

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Data Centre Overview - FRN

Carrier and cloud neutral co-location that is environmentally intelligent, highly secure and resilient.

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In designing our data centres, power considerations are paramount. Our core focus is to provide an optimised platform for our clients.



Improving the outsourcing experience

Is your data centre future ready? Companies of all sizes will increasingly no longer be able to effectively support their infrastructure in-house.


Meet the Datum concierge

Datum Concierge supports clients with practical assistance and advice at every step to smooth the transition into the data centre and assure a positive outcome.



14 triggers for data centre colocation

Consider 3 key areas that may force a review of the status quo for the computer room or data centre.


Data Centre Colocation: An easy decision; a difficult choice

Colocation is often a logical way forward for hosting, securing & connecting IT infrastructure but not all co-location providers are the same.


Evaluating data centre co-location solutions

Use this 8 point checklist when evaluating the options for co-locating your critical infrastructure.