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Pulsant Edinburgh South Gyle

Pulsant acquired ScoLocate's Edinburgh South Gyle Data Centre in 2012. The data centre opened in 2000.

The data centre is around 6.1 miles from Edinburgh City Centre.

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  • Opened in 2000
  • Floor Void - 600mm.


  • Incoming supply (data centre) - 6.0MW diverse 11kV incoming supplies to five on-site substations and redundant transformers providing an N+1 configuration
  • UPS provision - N+1 configuration with 60 minutes of autonomy
  • Standby generator provision - Multiple generators in N+1 configuration with 50,000 litres of fuel on site


  • Carrier neutral site. Multiple diverse-routed resilient internet site backhaul, dark fibre, 1Mb – multi Gb transit


  • CCTV - 24x7 CCTV recording with 108 cameras across the site with 30-day or 90-day retention
  • Access control - Swipe card entry/exit external doors plus PIN. Access recorded with minimum 12-month retention
  • Other systems - Secure 24x7 manned security entrances with HD CCTV cameras, PAC access controlled into each area of the site

Air Conditioning and Cooling

  • Cooling - Blended chilled water, free air and DX redundant cooling solutions to 4MW in N+1 configuration

Green Credentials

  • For every watt of energy the data centre consumes, an identical amount of power is added to the grid from UK wind farms and UK hydro plants.


  • Fire protection - Double-knock and Vesda systems, with IG55 and FM200 fire suppression systems

Address, Location and Former Names

Data Centre Name: 
Pulsant Edinburgh South Gyle
The Clocktower, South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh
EH12 9LB
Former Operator Brands: 

Get in touch

 020 7847 4550

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