Purpose-built to support your power, security & IT requirements

Our Texas 2 Data Center is a state of the art facility, able to handle any sized colocation deployment and power density requirements.

  • Stack

    Data Center Size 325,000 SQ FT

  • Graph

    Power 36 MW

  • Gear

    High Performance Computing > 50kW per cabinet

  • Network

    Carrier Neutral 16+ carriers

  • Lock

    Security 8 layers

  • Briefcase

    Dedicated Office Space 40,000 SQ FT

Download the Texas 2 Spec Sheet

Premier colocation with service to match

At Data Foundry, we put our customers first and for us, the quality of our Data Centers is also reflected in our high-touch services.

  • 24x7x365 support and security staff – no contractors
  • Certified technicians, engineers and electricians
  • Dedicated Technical Account Managers (TAMs)

Why Austin?

More than 100 miles outside of Tornado Alley and 200 miles from the nearest coast, Austin is located in an area that is one of North America’s safest from natural disasters that could affect mission-critical operations.

Disaster Map
  • Compliance

Network
Texas 2 Meet-Me-Room

16+ carriers are available through Texas 2’s meet-me room. We create a competitive environment for carriers and give customers the power of choice when it comes to selecting network providers.

Blended Bandwidth

Data Foundry offers a blended Internet service that provides access to a minimum of four carriers at once. Data Foundry’s blended bandwidth ensures the most efficient and reliable routing for network connectivity.

Redundant Infrastructure
  • Diverse network carrier entry through underground, concrete-encased ducts
  • Redundant Cisco routers and switches
  • Multihomed redundant connectivity to global upstream providers
Diverse Carrier Entry

We have made it easy for telecom carriers to connect to Texas 2. Carriers are provided access to underground, concrete-encased duct banks that enter the Data Ranch campus via diverse paths on the property. All telecom is delivered to separate carrier rooms inside the Texas 1 data center.

Power
Built-In Redundancy
  • Dual, underground power feeds
  • Connected to two distinct 400 MW substations
  • Choice of 2N or N+1 power configurations
Generators
  • Multiple 2.25 MW N+1 Caterpillar diesel generators
  • Generators fully enclosed in building shell within dedicated bays
  • 40,000 gallons of fuel onsite
UPS
  • Each UPS room has two incoming power feeds
  • UPS feeds are routed via diverse paths
  • Multiple 750 kVA Toshiba modules
Cooling
High-Density Cooling

Texas 2’s concurrently maintainable chilled water cooling system is ideal for High Performance Computing (HPC), supporting 50 kW cabinets and blade server environments.

CRAHs
  • 28,000 CFM chilled water CRAHs (Computer Room Air Handlers) in N+3 configuration.
  • Supports high air Delta-Ts for blade server environments
Chillers
  • 500-ton VFD York chillers with fast restart
  • N+1 redundancy
Concurrently Maintainable

    Texas 2’s cooling system has a concurrently maintainable design with dual independent water feeds.

Security
External
  • 24x7x365 manned security at gated entry, entrances and loading docks
  • Man traps and biometric access control at entry points
  • Security cameras with digital video recording
Internal
  • Security booth
  • Badged entry and biometric scanners
  • Color camera digital surveillance system
  • Video recording upon every door opening
  • Custom cabinet and cage security options
  • Data Foundry personnel onsite 24x7x365
Amenities & Location
Customer Amenities
  • Special rates for customers at nearby hotels
  • Proximity to public transportation
  • Secure parking
  • Secure loading dock with semi-trailer access
  • Fully-stocked break room
  • Bathrooms with showers
  • Cots, washer and dryer onsite
  • Dedicated staging / burn-in room
  • Access to conference rooms
  • Technology Briefing Center
  • Dedicated office space
Strategic Location
  • 12 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • Located in one of the lowest risk zones for natural disasters in the U.S.
  • Located in an area of dense fiber-optic connectivity
  • Independent power grid
  • Based in a tech talent-rich community

Technical Specifications

Download the full list of technical specifications for Data Foundry’s Texas 2 data center.

Download the Texas 2 Spec Sheet

Get the Texas 2 Spec Sheet