Data Centre

Our Tier 3+ Data Centre facilities feature state-of-the-art security, power, and cooling and have an excellent PUE rating of 1.3

Ready for Your Business-Critical Data and Applications

Thrive is both a Data Centre owner and operator; which enables us to provide security, availability, and resilience for your business-critical data and applications. We also offer a flexible range of rack space packages, from quarter rack to secure cage or private room. Resilience is assured with multiple, diverse fibre connections and routes, and all services are backed by our 100% uptime SLA.

Our primary site is conveniently located north of London, just 5 minutes from the M1. Additional resilience comes via a secondary Tier 3 facility, located 25 miles away.

All services are backed by our remote hands and eyes and 24/7 support from our TAC.

Data Centre Specifications


  • 1MvA 11kv on-site supply
  • Dual plant rooms with separate power distribution boards
  • N+1 configuration, chloride UPS
  • Diesel backup with 8 hour on-site fuel supply
  • N+1 16/32amp rack power, A+B configuration
  • Up to 20kw per rack
  • 100% power-on SLA


  • N+1 high capacity HVAC
  • 4 x 100KvA free-air CRAC per room
  • Cold aisle containment
  • 21° (+/- 5) Operating Temperature
  • 50% (+/- 10%) humidity


  • Carrier neutral – connected to 13 Tier 1providers, enabling customers to
    connect to their carrier of choice
  • Connected to a diverse fibre network with 67,000 km of lit fibre between over 200 data centres across Europe
  • Direct connectivity to – highly resilient SIP services and IP Transit
  • Deliver flexible, carrier independent, hybrid network solutions
  • Multiple outbound routes


  • VESDA fire detection
  • Three-stage fire detection in all plant areas
  • IG55 inert gas suppression systems
  • 24/7 network monitoring


  • Steel palisade perimeter fence
  • Electronic security gates
  • 24/7 HD CCTV monitoring
  • Motion detection
  • Intruder & proximity alarms
  • Audited swipe card entry
  • Multi-factor authentication
  • ISO27001 accredited


  • Secure, on-site parking
  • Close to major transport links
  • Kitchen and meeting rooms access
  • Bathroom & shower facilities
  • Pre-stage labs for equipment build


  • 24 x 7 remote, intelligent hands
  • Support for third party engineers
  • Managed firewall
  • Cable & rack migration


  • PUE 1.3
  • Policy of continual energy efficiency
  • Energy efficient UPS
  • Heat reclamation
  • Hot and cold air segregation

Take a Guided Tour of Our Data Centre

Our Tier 3+ data centre in Luton has provided our clients with over seven years of 100% uptime. With this in mind, I’d like to invite you to come and see it in action on one of our guided tours.

You’ll have the opportunity to see both our colocation and private cloud services, and meet our cloud and datacentre experts, who will discuss any specific requirements you have and answer your questions.