COL1: 535 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio

Colocation in Columbus – COL1 Data Center

COL1 sits within the golden triangle of Washington DC, New York, and Chicago, giving you the best access and connections to all these markets. It is the ideal location for primary IT deployments that require low latency and interconnections to all the major cloud providers.

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Cologix Interconnection Hub

Cologix’s COL1 colocation data center stands apart by combining the most robust, enterprise-grade infrastructure with the most densely connected interconnect site in the region.

We offer the utmost in uptime, even the backups have backups, for a fault-tolerant, seamless, end-to-end system.

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COL1: Technical Specs


Centrally located in Columbus, Ohio

47% of the population within a 10-hour drive

16.2 miles from the Port Columbus International Airport

No floodplain rating in geographic high point of region

Located at the convergence point of long-haul fiber & regional carrier fiber networks in Central Ohio


Owned & operated 44K SQF purpose-built data center on 9-acre campus

Rated to Miami-Dade hurricane standards
150-seat emergency workspace plus Wi-Fi, break rooms, kitchens & conference rooms

Custom cabinets, secure cages & private suites available

Host to 911 infrastructure for Columbus & surrounding counties, with priority refueling in line with hospitals


N+1, 2(N+1) redundancy configurations on critical power infrastructures

Up to 64 kW/cabinet (90 kW with special racks) with 30 MW utility available onsite

Leading power usage effectiveness (PUE) ratio

3 diverse entrance utility feeds with self-healing utility service

Onsite fuel capacity for 7 days run-time at full load


N+1 cooling redundancy

Raised floor cold air plenum supply & high-efficiency 50-ton VFD computer room air handler (CRAH) units

320-ton cooling system capacity (expandable to 1,350 tons)


24/7 on-site security with round-the-clock rounds

Closed-circuit TV with recordings kept for 90 days

Mantrap with badge, PIN & biometric access

Customizable security options available


Multi-zone fire protection

Multi-stage, zoned & localized dry pipe fire suppression


45+ unique networks in the Cologix-controlled Meet-Me-Room

Network neutral facility with 16+ fiber entrances

Managed BGP IP (IPv4 & IPv6); multi-carrier blend with quad-redundant routers & Cologix-provided customer AS numbers & IP space

Most densely connected interconnect site in the region including dark fiber network access

Connected to the Columbus FiberNet system plus fiber feeds reaching all 88 Ohio counties


Independent third-party assessments for SOC 1, SOC 2, HIPAA, and PCI-DSS

ISO 27001 certified by Schellman


24/7 access to local engineers & support teams

Access to self-service online customer care portal

All environmental & power monitored 24/7 via Cologix Command DCIM

Customer alerts when nearing power capacity to ensure business continuity

24x7x365 Network Operations Center (NOC) available by phone or email

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535 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio

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555 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio

Cologix's Enterprise-Grade Data Center

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585 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio

State-of-the-Art 160K SQF, 18+ MW Data Center

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