Photos: The mantrapped datacentre in the heart of Brick Lane

Photos: The mantrapped datacentre in the heart of Brick Lane

Summary: How Interxion is serving the City of London from behind the curry houses...

TOPICS: Tech Industry

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  • Datacentre cold aisle

    This is the cool aisle of the Interxion datacentre, seen from above, with the grey power cables and yellow overhead cable trays containing Ethernet and fibre-optic cabling both visible.

    The cold aisle holds 28 server cabinets and is cooled by air conditioning which passes through the high-density server racks.

    Photo: Interxion

  • Red patch cabling

    Shown above are just a few of the many red patch cables needed to connect the servers to the datacentre's network.

    Photo: Interxion

  • Datacentre cooling system

    The datacentre's cooling system uses the pumps on the left to move the water around the system, with the pipes on the right bringing in cool water and taking away water warmed as it flows around the facility.

    Photo: Interxion

Topic: Tech Industry

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