555 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio

Colocation in Columbus: COL2 Data Center

Cologix’s Columbus data centers are some of the most interconnected buildings in all of Ohio. We keep your business connected and running smoothly, providing direct access to all major cloud providers while maintaining a 99.999% uptime record facilitated by 2N redundancies on all critical power infrastructures.

Cologix’s Enterprise-Grade Data Center

Strategically located at the convergence point of the long-haul fiber crossroads and the regional carrier fiber networks in Central Ohio, COL2 provides colocation services to clients seeking an advantageous backup to primary sites in Chicago and New York.

Our COL2 data center offers the utmost in uptime and network choice, serving as a natural head-end or disaster recovery site.

COL2: 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 and regional carrier fiber networks in Central Ohio



Owned and operated 44K SQFT purpose-built data center on 9-acre campus

150-seat emergency workspace plus Wi-Fi, break rooms, kitchens and conference rooms

Custom cabinets, secure cages and private suites available

Host to 911 infrastructure for Columbus and 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 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


2N towers and chiller

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

700-ton cooling system capacity


24/7 onsite security with round-the-clock rounds

Closed-circuit television (CCTV) system with recordings kept for 90 days

Mantrap with badge, PIN and biometric access

Customizable security options available

Fire Protection

Multi-zone fire protection

Multi-stage, zoned and localized dry pipe fire suppression


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

Network-neutral facility with 16+ fiber entrances

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


24/7 access to local engineers and support teams

Access to self-service online customer care portal

All environmental and 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

Compliance & Certifications

ISO 27001 Certification

ISO 27001 certified by Schellman. Cologix has achieved ISO/IEC 27001:2013 (ISO 27001) certification for its information security management system (ISMS) supporting its Data Center Colocation and Interconnection Services for the specified corporate office and data center facility locations.

Check out our other Columbus Data Centers

Cologix Interconnection Hub
535 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio
State-of-the-Art 160K SQFT, 18+ MW Data Center
585 Scherers Court, Columbus, Ohio
Interconnected Scalelogix Data Center
7500 Alta View, Columbus, Ohio

Cologix operates 40+ data centers across the United States and Canada

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