TierPoint’s Data Center in Charlestown delivers the highest level of security, safety, redundancy, reliability, scalability, and technology, whether you choose Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS), cloud services, managed services or other solution. TierPoint’s Boston-Charlestown data center is audited under The space is located in a secure facility audited under ITAR, EU-US Privacy, SOC 1, SOC 2, HIPAA, GLBA, and PCI Colo standards annually.

  • 24,000 square feet of raised floor space
  • Building strategically located outside of severe weather and seismic zones
  • 24- and 30-inch raised floors provides conditioned air for more efficient and effective cooling of computer equipment
  • 23-foot ceilings – hot air rises, keeping customer equipment cool
  • Cameras digitally record all movement in and around the Boston Data Center
  • Separate cameras focused on all exterior doorways
  • Two factor authentication including the use of biometric scanning device before allowing entry into the data center and critical areas
  • Security Mantrap
  • Uniquely connected to two power grids
  • Redundant 1.5 and 2.0 Megalwatt diesel generators, regularly tested, for added protection
  • A minimum of N+1 configuration at the Computer Room Air Conditioner (CRAC) level
  • UPS Systems configuration: DC100 is 2N and DC200 is N+1
  • Minimum of 24 hours of on-site fuel storage
  • Carrier neutral, high availability and resilient 10 GB Internet connectivity
  • Diverse upstream feeds via separate paths into the facility
  • TierPoint provided, redundant IP Network connectivity utilizing HSRP and other protocols.
  • TierPoint provided cross connects of standard media types to connect to the carrier of your choice

On-Premise Carriers

  • Broadview Networks
  • Cogent
  • DSCI
  • Lightower/Veroxity
  • RCN/Sidera
  • Verizon
  • Windstream
  • XO Communications

Boston-Charlestown Location

500 Rutherford Ave.
Charlestown, MA 02129
(877) 859-8437