The vXchnge Minneapolis data center location, alongside its Twin City, St. Paul location, facilitates the tech infrastructure of the state of Minnesota and the surrounding northern Midwest states. The data center is located in Minneapolis’s renowned carrier hotel, the 511 Building. Like all our colocation facilities, the facility in Minneapolis includes secure cabinets, carrier-neutral connectivity from multiple providers and 100% power availability guarantee for redundant installations. To protect your colocated equipment, this facility maintains multi-stage security using proximity card access control at ingress and egress doors.
We operate the Minneapolis data center with on-site “bell-system trained” technicians 24x7x365. Our customers have come to depend on us, as a lifeline extension of their services. Please review the site-specific Moments of Truth to read what our customers say about our local team — vXchnge stands ready.
511 11th Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Flood Plain: Zone X
A multitude of interconnectivity options including direct, physical-layer connectivity to ILEC, CLEC, long-haul, dark fiber, IP transit, Ethernet, TDM/voice, VoIP and Private/Public cloud.
Dedicated fiber optic pathways from the street delivered to diverse points of entry.
All forms of copper and fiber connections available.
For the latest carrier connectivity, please check out our interconnection page.
N+1 build-in redundancies.
Down-flow air floor distribution within raised floor environments.
Across all 14 data center locations, vXchnge operates with an uptime reliability record of >99.99999%.
Multi-stage security using proximity card access control system at ingress and egress doors
Stringent access protocols and procedures with archived color CCTV monitoring
Real-time RFID Asset Tracking
SSAE 18 Type II, SOC 2 Type II, ISO/IEC 27001:2013, HIPPA and PCI compliance
Alerts on bandwidth & power usage
On-demand maintenance requests and status updates
Real-time asset tracking
Accelerated invoice payment process
Interactive data center floor plans
Downloadable compliance & security reports
User demands for content and data are pushing enterprises to make new network considerations – like where their data centers should be located. In fact, nearly 80% of IT groups view close-proximity to their end users as the number one benefit of a data center. Could edge computing be the solution?
Check out our infographic to take a closer look at what’s driving enterprises to the “edge” and how edge computing contributes to massive gains in network performance, security, and scalability.
In the infographic…
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Rich connectivity is important to our Minneapolis data center. In fact, we’re continually adding new carriers and services to our location. If you have a carrier preference not listed here, talk with us about how we address your connectivity requirements and/or add new providers.