1050 West Pender Street, Vancouver, British Columbia

Colocation in Vancouver: VAN2 Data Center

Cologix’s VAN2, a 15K SQFT data center, is conveniently located only 2 blocks away from our VAN1 site, providing hyper-efficient data center solutions with robust connectivity in the heart of downtown Vancouver.

Enterprise-Grade Annex to Carrier Hotel

VAN2 is blocks away from – and connected by a dark fiber ring – to the city’s primary carrier hotel at the Harbour Centre, providing you with two great Vancouver data center options. As Vancouver’s leading colocation provider, Cologix provides connectivity to 20+ unique networks and direct access to the primary node for the Vancouver Internet Exchange, VANIX.

VAN2: Technical Specs


Located in downtown Vancouver, five blocks from VAN1 and the primary carrier hotel

About 25 minutes from the Vancouver International Airport

Sheltered from any extreme weather by Vancouver Island

Outside flood plain



Custom cabinets and cages including deep 42U cabinets

Chimney cabinet pod configurations

Concrete and steel structure

Lounge, tech workspace and conference rooms


2 MW

150 watts/SQFT. High-density configurations available

N (primary UPS, N+1 generators), A+B (2N UPS, N+1 generators) configurations

Utility automatic transfer switch (ATS) on both feeds before the building entrances

Built leveraging principles for concurrent maintainability


Efficient heat management through ceiling plenum using chimney cabinets

Perimeter free cooling computer room air conditioner (CRAC) Dx units with airside economizers

N+1 CRAC units

180-ton cooling capacity (N+1)

Steam humidification


Manned 24/7 by security guards

Tailgate-proof circle lock mantrap

S2 keycard and biometric access

Closed-circuit television (CCTV) system

Customized security for dedicated cages or suites

Fire Protection

In-room, cross-zoned VESDA

Dual interlocked pre-action dry-pipe


Connected to the carrier hotel at 555 West Hastings by a low latency, controlled diverse path, dark fiber ring

Connectivity to 20+ unique networks in the Cologix Meet-Me-Room (MMR)

Home to the primary node for the Vancouver Internet Exchange, VANIX

Network-neutral facility

Diverse building fiber entrance and riser facilities / carriers + dedicated Cologix fiber riser


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 Vancouver Data Centers

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

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