Southfield Dc Collage

Southfield, Michigan Data Center & Colocation 

The Southfield Data Center is centrally located in the Detroit suburb of Southfield near M-10, M-39, and M-24, and provides convenient, cost-effective colocation and cloud services in the Greater Detroit area.

One of US Signal’s four SSAE 18-audited, HIPAA-compliant, PCI-certified data centers in Michigan, the Southfield Data Center offers half cabinets, full cabinets and private cages, as well as public and private cloud services, data protection services, managed services, and more — all backed by an SLA for 99.995% uptime.

Whether you use the Southfield Data Center for enterprise-grade cloud services, reliable, scalable colocation, a secondary disaster recovery site, or as a component of your hybrid IT strategy, you can be assured your critical IT assets are always up and accessible.

All critical facility components are redundant, and efficient cooling solutions keep temperature and humidity levels consistent. The Southfield Data Center is also directly connected to US Signal’s robust, secure network, providing you with greater network security and connection options.

Your Hybrid IT Enabler

Take advantage of the Southfield data center’s VMWare-based cloud pod to run your workloads in the cloud and enjoy high availability, low latency and high-level security. Leverage private Layer 2 connections to US Signal Cloud resources — including US Signal’s HIPAA- and PCI DSS-compliant -hosted private cloud and public cloud resource pools.

There's Always Another Way

You can also use US Signal’s Virtual Cloud Connect to establish layer 3 connectivity to directly connect to hyperscale providers, such as AWS, Google, and Azure. Plus, Southfield’s cloud pod can help you optimize resource utilization (active/active deployment), get support for roaming and home desktops, and access extensive geo-diverse data protection solutions.

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Take a Look Inside

1. Conference Room
2. Cage
3. Cabinet
4. Biometric Scan
5. Man-trap
6. Security Office
7. UPS
8. Network (Dual North and South Entrances)
9. Loading dock
10. Dual back up generators
11. HVAC (N + X)
12. Cloud
13. Hardened low profile concrete building
14. Meet-Me-Cabinet (prebuilt — speed/efficiency)
15. Clean agent fire suppression
16. Segmented layout with biometric access

Compliance is Standard

Like all US Signal colocation facilities, the Southfield data center undergoes regular audits for compliance with:

  • SSAE 18, SOC 1, Type 2
  • SOC 2, Type 1
  • GDPR Privacy Shield
  • International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)

To learn more about compliance — including how to identify and work with PCI- and/or HIPAA-compliant cloud services providers, download Partnering for Compliance in the Cloud. Or, contact us to find out how US Signal’s well-governed, high-quality IT infrastructure can help your company meet many of its compliance requirements.