New York Data Centers, Located in Brooklyn, NYC: CGNY1 and CGNY2

ColocationGuard operates two data centers in the same building, located in Brooklyn, NYC: CGNY1 and CGNY2. Both are SSAE16 certified, HIPAA compliant facilities with top-tier security, redundancy, power, and bandwidth. Together, they form a high density network with 50,000 sq ft of available space, multiple dark fiber entry routes, multiple 10 Gigabit networks, 500 tons of cooling power, and 24/7/365 on-site, highly qualified support and security staff.


In a convenient location just outside of Manhattan, ColocationGuard CGNY1 houses a diverse set of customers across multiple industry verticals.  Featuring a robust carrier-neutral environment, our Brooklyn data center delivers the best in infrastructure support solutions.

Colocation customers are able to choose what they need from a full menu of managed services.

Contact ColocationGuard to schedule a tour and to obtain additional information.

Facility Features

  • 30,000 sq ft with 20,250 sq ft of raised floor
  • Scalable, customized data center space, including racks, locking cabinets, cages & private suites
  • N+1 and 2N power distribution solutions
  • Carrier-neutral, multiple providers meet-me room
  • Multi-stage security using biometric scanner access at mantraps, key rooms and cages
  •  Operations Service Support Center (OSSC)
  • 24/7/365 On-Site Technical Support
  • Multiple levels of Managed Services
  • HIPPA, SSAE16 Type 2 & SOC2, PCI Compliance
  • Migration Planning
  • Network design, support & operations
  • Capacity planning



  • 30,000 square feet with 20,250 square feet of raised floor environment available
  • Scalable, customized data center space, including racks, locking cabinets and cages


  • Multi-stage security using biometric scanner access at mantraps, key rooms and cages
  • Mantraps at main entries, archived color CCTV monitoring, stringent access protocols and procedures
  • 24/7/365 on-site monitoring at ColocationGuard OSSC
  • Building fully access controlled and monitored by 24/7/365 onsite security


  • 24/7/365 central monitoring and escalation using on-site OSSC
  • Remote full environmental monitoring and reporting options


  • Uninterruptible, fully conditioned power distribution
  • Two electrical utility grids to on-site 140MW substation
  • Backup power provides 1.25MW via diesel generators with automatic transfer
  • 3,000 gallon main diesel fuel tank
  • Multiple high priority local fuel refilling contracts
  • Uninterruptible AC power distribution: 480 volts with by-pass switch and surge suppression
  • Fully redundant UPS and PDU distribution available


  • N+1 built-in redundancies
  • Temperature management (75 degrees +/- 5 degrees)
  • Humidity management (45% +/- 20%)
  • Down-flow air distribution within raised floor environments


  • A multitude of connectivity options including direct, physical-layer connectivity to ILEC, CLEC, long-haul, dark fiber, IP transit, Ethernet, TDM/voice and VoIP
  • Diverse, dedicated fiber optic pathways from street delivered to secure, diverse POE’s
  • Diverse, secure carrier equipment rooms fed from diverse POE’s
  • Meet-Me-Room (MMR) for all customer connections
  • Careful overhead cable management with separation from power cabling
  • All forms of copper and fiber connections available
  • Carriers Include: Verizon, Inteliquent, Level3, Lightower, Optical Communications Group, XO Communications, AboveNet, Sidera, AT&T, GTT, Time Warner, Atlantic Metro, Cogent


  • Roof rights available; ample on-site parking available
  • All vertical piping is delivered in multiple, diverse, dedicated shafts for utility power, emergency power risers, wet piping, communications and telco grounding multiple heavy-duty, oversized freight elevators for deliveries
  • NFPA double-interlock dry-pipe pre-action fire prevention system with low-level smoke and heat detection
  • Predictive and proactive maintenance and upgrades are carefully planned & implemented for continued long-term and reliable operation


Our state of the art CGNY2 data center features 15,000 square feet of space for racks, locked cabinets, and pre-built or custom locked cages. Secured with card and biometric clearance, and monitored by cameras with 12 months of recording history, our Brooklyn facility is monitored at all hours by experienced administrators. We are connected to five tier 1 networks and two utility companies for complete network and power redundancy. We guarantee 100% uptime for all clients.

Clients reduce their traffic back-haul costs and free up their internal networks for other uses. By outsourcing network traffic to ColocationGuard, with our bandwidth capacity and redundant network, access speeds improve considerably, and the risk of losing your connection to a single ISP is eliminated.

Facility Features

  • SSAE16 SOC 2 compliant
  • HIPAA certified
  • 15,000 sq. ft. colocation space including locked cages, open racks, and/or custom configurations
  • Carrier-neutral
  • N+2 redundancy
  • 10.15 MVA of power
  • Multi-gigabit networks
  • Biometric/CCTV Security
  • Managed services
  • Fully redundant network, power, and intelligent UPS systems
  • Multiple tier 1 providers with peering around the globe
  • Quad redundant cooling units with down flow air
  • Disaster recovery services
  • 24/7/365 in-house network operations center and customer care center
  • Infrastructure planning
  • On-site/off-site storage, mirroring and backup
  • Business continuity services
  • Private work room areas
  • Network design and operational support
  • Migration planning assistance
  • On-demand maintenance and administration of servers, network, or storage devices
  • Multiple CCTV color archived camera system with 12 months of recording history
  • Non-damaging waterless fire suppression system
  • Extensive customer amenities

Our Customers:

  • Fortune 500, web commerce, online media, and telecom companies use our secure facility for a safe and cost effective environment.
  • Major enterprises use our facilities for disaster avoidance, redundant network and power feeds, business continuity, and off-site data backup.
  • Telecom and VoIP businesses use our facilities to exchange traffic with other telecom companies, and to connect with tier 1 providers, offering their customers lightning fast bandwidth.

Your Security Is Our Priority

Our multi-stage security system includes; biometric scanners with pass card access, mantraps, cctv cameras, and stringent access protocols.

Redundant Power

Our power is fed from two utility power grids backed by redundant N+2 diesel generators with 72 hour fuel reserve. Learn More.

Managed Services and On Site 24/7 Support

Our managed services allow you to focus on running your business and concentrating on your ROI, not worrying about the management, operation, and maintenance of your mission critical environment. Learn More.

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