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Milwaukee Data Center

Our Milwaukee Data Center is strategically located in the Midwest, designed to provide unique solutions to fit your business needs, and a leader in the metro area for colocation, data center, and network services. Its decade-long track record of availability, reliability, and security sets it apart from data centers in the region. TierPoint’s local team of data center professionals provide unmatched customer service and responsiveness.

Construction on the Milwaukee Data Center expansion is complete. The new data center is ideally suited for production workloads or as a disaster recovery site with high-speed access to TierPoint’s data centers across the country. Phase I includes the addition of 5,200 sq. ft. of Tier III-compliant data center space – further enhancing TierPoint’s leadership in Wisconsin for colocation, data center, and award-winning managed IT services. It’s audited under SSAE 18 Type 2 SOC 2, PCI-DSS1*, GLBA and HIPAA standards annually. ITAR and EU-US Privacy Shield registered.

*Please see Security & Compliance section below for details


  • Diverse underground power feeds
  • Fiber building entry—three conduit entry points and three different underground exterior conduit pathways beyond the property line
  • Redundant, private I0G connectivity to multiple TierPoint data centers and a local carrier hotel
  • Five different on-net carriers including AT&T, XO, Level 3 and Time Warner/Charter
  • More than I00 custom and pre-configured workspaces for clients to use during outage at their facilities
  • Two separate data centers with separate equipment and power sourcing within the same campus
  • Physical security features include mantraps, biometrics readers and video surveillance
  • High-efficiency cooling systems to reduce carbon footprint
  • Two additional TierPoint facilities located within 90 miles (Chicago-West and Polk Street in Chicago)—both on separate power grids and served by separate utility companies


  • Ideal regional location with low risk of natural disaster
  • Located five miles from downtown and I0 miles from airport
  • 70,000 sq. ft. building set back from the road with iron-fencing barrier
  • Guest office, break room and conference room facilities available
  • Dedicated spaces for electrical equipment, data halls, carriers/telecom, equipment storage, staging and loading docks
  • 6kW per cabinet capacity


  • Stringent pre-screening and education process for access requests
  • Photo, fingerprint and ID validation required for physical access
  • Badge readers, biometrics and mantraps throughout the facility
  • Video surveillance in all critical areas and in each row of the data halls with 90-day retention
  • 24/7 monitoring of access control and video surveillance systems
  • SSAE 18 Type 2 SOC 2, PCI-DSS1*, GLBA and HIPAA standards annually. ITAR and EU-US Privacy Shield registered.
  • All system and environmental alerts managed by TierPoint’s 24/7 Operations Centers

*1PCI-DSS – Certification on PCI-DSS Requirement 9 & 12 (Physical Security and Information Security Policies) on data center (colocation) services. Colocation provides secure space, power, and environmental controls for merchants and service providers, some of which fall under PCI compliance. No logical access to any customer systems that may contain cardholder data.


  • Diesel generator with over 24 hours of runtime
  • N+I high-efficiency UPS with redundant battery strings
  • Redundant (A+B) power distribution to each cabinet available
  • Power metering and utilization reporting by circuit, cabinet and room


  • Wide array of carriers built into the facility and connection to local carrier hotel
  • Diverse entrance pathways to carrier-neutral meet-me room
  • Internet, MPLS, Ethernet, optical wave, point-to-point and dark fiber services available
  • Redundant core routing and switching infrastructures
  • Guest wireless available


On-Net Carriers

  • AT&T
  • Level 3
  • Midwest Fiber Networks
  • Time Warner/Charter
  • Wisconsin Independent Network
  • XO

Accessible via Carrier Hotel:

  • Cogent
  • U.S. Signal
  • XO Communications

Milwaukee Location

3701 W. Burnham St., Ste. A
Milwaukee, WI 53215