FR5 Frankfurt West - Network Interconnection Specifications

This is one of many state of the art IBX centers in key metropolitan areas throughout Europe that offer a full range of premium colocation, interconnection and support services to a wide range of secure digital ecosystems built by networks, enterprise, content, cloud and IT services companies and financial institutions.

Frankfurt FR5 IBX data center at Kleyerstrasse provides direct and settlement-free IP interconnection infrastructure in Germany for important banking, commerce, and telecommunications infrastructure.

FR5 Technical Specifications
Power Cooling Security Interconnection
  • Electrical Capacity – 0,5-3 kVA per cabinet (higher capacity at request)
  • UPS Configuration – 6.4 MVA UPS
  • UPS Topology – N+N configuration
  • Utility Voltage – 30 kV
  • Standby Power – Seven diesel engines, generating a total output of 6,000 kVA
  • Standby Power Config. – N & N+N
  • Cooling Capacity – 4.5 MW
  • Cooling Topology – N+1 configuration
  • Human – 24x7 security guards
  • Electronic – CCTV coverage of all internal and external areas, access control system and motion detectors
  • System – Overhead proprietary cable tray
  • Cross Connects – Single-Mode fiber, Multi-Mode fiber (62.5 and 50 micron), CAT7, CAT6, CAT5 (T1), and CAT3 (POTS)
  • Campus Cross Connects – Extends choice and reach for customers of FR5 to FR4
  • DE-CIX Partner Exchange – Central switch for public and private peering offering
  • Ethernet Exchange/VMMR-E – Enables Ethernet Service Providers to interconnect to CENs and expand the reach of Ethernet services

Awards and Accreditations

Equinix is committed to providing standards-compliant data centers, with many of our facilities having undergone audits for SSAE16 or receiving certification for ISO or LEED. Additionally, our IBX data centers are the recipients of industry awards in a variety of categories including operational reliability, market leadership and green initiatives. Please contact us to learn more about a particular facility.

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Kleyerstraße 90
Frankfurt Germany 60326

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