511 11th Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Colocation in Minneapolis: MIN4 Data Center

MIN4 cements Cologix as the interconnection leader, delivering an additional 16K SQFT of power in Minnesota’s most connected building.

Connectivity, Cloud Onramps and Colocation in Minneapolis

MIN4 expands Cologix’s interconnection footprint in Minneapolis-Saint Paul at Minnesota’s network hub for the northern Midwest at the 511 Building. Home to the region’s primary carrier hotel, this facility offers access to 75+ unique networks, MICE and direct cloud onramps to Amazon Web Services® Direct Connect and Microsoft® Azure ExpressRoute to support customer demand in the Midwest’s top tech hub.

Cologix’s MIN4 data center also qualifies for Minnesota’s sales tax incentive program, which enables meaningful tax savings for our data center colocation customers. Click here for details.

MIN4: Technical Specs


Located in downtown Minneapolis, in the renowned carrier hotel, the 511 Building

20 minutes from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Easy access to I-35, I-94, I-394 and the light rail

Seismic Zone 0 and outside the 100-year flood zone

Network hub for the Upper Midwest & gateway to the “Northern Route” to Seattle


16K SQFT data center

Concrete and steel structure

Custom cabinets and cages

Ample onsite parking


3.4 MW of power capacity


Support from 3 discrete power grids

Minimum N+1 backup


N+1 built-in redundancies

Cold aisle containment


Dual 24/7 onsite security

Multi-stage security using proximity biometric and card access control system

Closed-circuit television (CCTV) system

Fire Protection

In-room and cross-zoned VESDA

Dual interlocked pre-action dry-pipe


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

Network-neutral data center

Direct cloud onramps to Amazon Web Services(R) Direct Connect and Microsoft(R) Azure ExpressRoute

Home to the Midwest Internet Cooperative Exchange, MICE

Two diverse communication risers

High count dark fiber on I-94 corridor to Wisconsin border


24/7 access to local engineers and support teams

Access to self-service online customer care portal

All environmental and power monitored 24/7

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.

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