PHCOLO is the Philippines’ pioneer telecom cross-connection facility. It is a telecom neutral Layer 1 & 2 facility that provides last-mile infrastructure to leading carriers and Internet Service Providers on four platforms: wireless, cable, ethernet and copper.

PHCOLO compliments cross-connection services with telco grade colocation facilities. We also provide our facilities to premium secured-packet date providers to non-carrier customers.

The facility is a purpose built telco-grade, carrier-neutral, Electricity and Back-Up power, Fire monitoring, Detection and Suppression, Climate and Environmental Controls, Security access management equipment are made available at N+1, another system is made available to provide back-up for the back-up equipment. That is how PHCOLO was able to maintain the 99.9999% 15 year uptime.

FACILITIES

  • 2,385 square meters / 226 racks
  • Network Operations Center
  • Disaster Recovery Rooms
  • Assembly and Testing rooms
  • 15 storey communication tower with
    360° line of sight at Greater Manila Area

COOLING

  • Redundant air-conditioning units
  • Room temperature: 18°C to 27°C per
  • ASHRAE standards
  • Relative humidity: 20 to 80%
    per ASHRAE standards

SECURITY

  • 24 x 7 stationary and roving security force
  • CCTV Monitoring System with CCTV
    cameras for every aisle and the entire facility
  • 7 stage Access Control and Mantrap System

POWER

  • Meralco Sub-station w/ 34,500 supply voltage
  • Independent power transformer with a total of 4mVA rating
  • 3 Independent generator sets with a combined capacity of 2,500 kVA
  • N+1 UPS system

FIRE SUPPRESSION

  •  VESDA System
  • FM 200 Fire Suppression System –FE13
  • FireSuppression System • Panel with Annunciator

OPERATIONAL MAINTENANCE

  • 24 x 7 on call Facility staff
  • 24 x 7 on call Customer

BUILDING STRUCTURE

  • Designed in accordance with the National Structure Code of the Philippines
  • Designed to resist earthquake and wind-load with respect to relevant international standards
  • Structurally protected against seismic activity up to 8.0 magnitude