NY5 New York - Network Interconnection Specifications

New York is home to many of the world’s largest financial, media and enterprise companies. Because of their close proximity and partnerships with Equinix, our Financial eXchange service specializes in serving the unique needs of the banking and trading communities within the financial services sector. This service allows large banks and trading exchanges to link directly to their "communities of interest"—key strategic partners and suppliers such as brokers, traders, clearinghouse merchants, data feed suppliers and proprietary software vendors.

NY5 - New York IBX Data Center

New York data center NY5 in Secaucus serves the world's largest financial, media, and enterprise companies with Equinix International Business Exchange facilities and premium interconnection services.

NY5 Technical Specifications
  • Phase 1A:
    Electrical Capacity – 4 & 5 kVA per cabinet
    UPS Configuration – N+1 Block Redundant
  • Utility Feeders – 2
  • Power Transformers – 4
  • Utility Voltage – 26.4 kV 3 Phase
  • Standby Power – 4 x 2,500 kW diesel engine generator
  • Standby Power Config. – N+1
  • Cooling Capacity – 4.0 kW (13,648 BTU/Hr) per cabinet average; 6.0 kW (20,472 BTU/Hr) per cabinet peak
  • Cooling Plant – 146 Ton water-cooled self contained DX penthouse air conditioning units in 3+1 configuration
  • Physical – Exterior Fencing, Vehicular Barrier, Car Trap
  • Human – Site Personal, Security 24x7
  • Electronic – CCTV and Recorders, Motion Detection, Hand Geometry Readers, Card Readers
  • System – Overhead proprietary cable tray system with multi-tier ladder rack
  • Cross Connects – Single-Mode fiber, Multi-Mode fiber (62.5 and 50 micron), CAT5, CAT6, CAT5 (T1), CAT3 (POTS), and COAX
  • Campus Cross Connects – Single-Mode fiber, Multi-Mode fiber (62.5 and 50 micron), CAT5, COAX and CAT5 (T1) connectivity to NY2 and NY4
  • Metro Connects – 100M, 1G, and 10G lit services to NY1, NY7, NY8, and NY9
  • Extended Metro Connects – 100M, 1G, and 10G connectivity to the 111 8th Ave MMR via NY9 and the 60 Hudson St MMR via NY8
  • Equinix Internet Exchange™ – 100MB, GigE and 10GigE Internet Exchange Ports available
  • Equinix Ethernet Exchange™ – Enables Ethernet Service Providers to interconnect to CENs and expand the reach of Ethernet services
  • Innerduct – Conduit access for network service providers installing bulk fiber
  • Management Access – 10M IP Transit access for out-of-band device management

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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800 Secaucus Road
Secaucus, NJ 07094

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