Located in Milan Caldera, in the area with the highest density of IP networks in Italy, crossroads of the Italian Internet traffic, Avalon 1 is the heart of the Avalon Campus.
Avalon 1 hosts more than 165 Operators, Cloud Providers, OTTs and streaming platforms, and Customers can easily interconnect with any of them. All the Data Centers of the Avalon Campus are connected via a large number of fiber cables so that Customers hosted in Avalon 2 and Avalon 3 can interconnect with any Operator in Avalon 1.
8,900 sqm distributed over 4 buildings
25 data rooms
Power usage 4,3 Mw
Ground floor 1,500 kg/sqm
Cabinets, private suites and customized cages
The distributed optical infrastructure connects all the buildings and the rooms of Avalon 1, enabling quick and easy connections among the cabinets / cages and the other Data Centers, including the MIX.
- +7,000 m of fiber cable with 144 strands
- 4 main nodes, one for each building
- 15 aggregation nodes to gather Customers’ cables
The Meet-me-Rooms have been extended to include Avalon 2 and Avalon 3, thus creating a single large virtual data center: all Customers hosted in any Avalon Campus Data Center can easily interconnect to the networks of the 165+ Operators already hosted in Avalon 1.
All the data centers in Avalon 1 are powered by 100% energy produced from certified renewable sources.