Gartner Research

How to Choose the Right Colocation Solution in Western Europe

Published: 22 December 2011

ID: G00226449

Analyst(s): Tiny Haynes

Summary

When choosing a colocation service provider, look for one with a presence in all the locations you require, but don't just factor in geographic needs. The network required could be important. Also, be aware of laws that forbid hosting sensitive financial information outside the specific country.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know

Analysis

  • Commodity Leased Space
  • Dedicated Space or Suites
  • Rack
  • Power
  • Pricing
  • Colocation in the U.K.
  • Colocation in France
  • Colocation in the Netherlands
  • Colocation in Germany
  • The Rest of Europe

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