Commercial data centres in the UK command critical, redundant power supplies, adequate cooling and diverse, carrier neutral connectivity capabilities in order to attract large enterprises to invest their data assets.

Here at SSE Enterprise we have the capabilities to support your data centre infrastructure needs.


Demand for high capacity, resilient wavelengths between commercial data centres has risen exponentially in recent years. We recognise this and are connected to over 80 of the UK’s leading commercial data centres, as well as leading Outsourcer and Integrator data centres giving you several options to best suit your needs:

  • Optical Wavelengths are a cost-effective way of achieving high bandwidth connectivity at speeds from 1Gbps up to 100Gbps per wave between our data centres.
  • Dark Fibre services enable you to get bespoke routes for connections between data centres across our infrastructure, giving you autonomy over your network.
  • Our LIGHTNOW network can connect you in just seven days and is available between 23 popular data centres in London and its western approaches, including Slough. As well as nine data centres in Manchester with 1Gbps and 10Gbps connections.


Our Utilities business specialises in delivering multi-utility connections as well as heat and cooling networks. We can help you deliver resilient and redundant power whilst taking advantage of the latest technologies to drive efficiencies in a power hungry environment.


Our UK-wide Contracting business provides the mechanical and electrical engineering capabilities to construct your data centre infrastructure, allowing us to provide you a turn-key solution for your data centre infrastructure needs.

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