The first carbon-neutral data centre in the Netherlands
Founded in 2007, EvoSwitch (a subsidiary of the OCOM group), became the first carbon and carrier-neutral data center in the Netherlands. Best known for their excellent data centre facilities and determination for sustainability, EvoSwitch has enjoyed rapid expansion and a well-liked and much-respected reputation.
EvoSwitch provides services to a wide range of organisations such as hosting providers, public institutions and private corporations. Having such a central role in so many sectors, EvoSwitch plays a big part of the daily Internet experience of millions of people around the world, and therefore cannot afford for any glitch in there high-tech systems. That’s why as an environmentally responsible and internationally relied-upon data centre, EvoSwitch stick by five key values:
- Maximum reliability and security
- Green equals cost leadership
- Strict policies and procedures
- Supreme connectivity
- Personal support 24/7
These values are at the core of each EvoSwitch location: AMS1 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and WDC1 in Manassas, North Virginia, and are kept in mind with each phase of expansion.
A key value of EvoSwitch is their sustainability; as a company, they are constantly striving to do the best for the environment and protect the future of the planet – it’s the reason behind the green fan!
Typically, data centres are among the largest energy consumers in the world; conscious of global warming, EvoSwitch lead by example with responsible energy usage, reductions with their consumption and carbon footprint, and invest in renewable energy, hoping others will follow their example.
Request a free, no obligation consultation