Aptum Data Centers: Scalable, Flexible, Reliable

Count on the Barrie Data Center as part of your ideal hybrid colocation infrastructure

This highly secure, modern data center provides the perfect combination of hybrid cloud and colocation solutions, with flexible options for business continuity and disaster recovery. Aptum’s Barrie Data Center offers reliable colocation with managed cloud, hosting, security and diverse low latency connectivity enabling a reliable platform for your critical business applications. Built to exceed Tier III standards and audited against multiple compliance standards for colocation services, Aptum’s Barrie Data Center is ideally located within 100 kilometers of downtown Toronto and is perfectly suited for customers seeking choice for fully managed primary and secondary colocation services. This carrier-neutral facility features enterprise-class infrastructure with power redundancy, biometric access control, 24x7x365 monitoring, video surveillance and security.

A look inside our Toronto North (Barrie) Data Center



  • Data center operational capacity: 30,480 sq. ft.
  • 3 independent data center modules, built within a concrete block foundation
  • Storage facilities available (temporary or contracted)
  • Custom cage space available


  • N+1 or greater redundancy on cooling units
  • Redundant power provisioning and mechanical systems for continuous cooling
  • Free air cooling systems provide efficient and Eco-friendly cooling while maximizing PUE


  • Centralized Card Access Control System with Dual Factor Biometric Authentication with Iris Scan
  • 24×7 on-site security presence
  • 24×7 unescorted customer access
  • Advanced video monitoring – exterior grounds, entrance, corridors and critical infrastructure
  • 3-number combination Cabinet Lock System (optional card access security control)
  • Mantraps eliminating tailgating into secure areas
  • Secure turnstile access to Data Hall corridor


  • Served by a different power grid than the GTA
  • N+1 electrical and mechanical infrastructure
  • Primary utility feed of 10 MW
  • Continuous UPS power conditioning for improved performance and longevity of load side systems
  • VLRA battery (Valve Regulated Lead-Acid Battery)
  • All Data Halls supported by generators, N+1 configuration
  • Dual switchboards provide two active power distribution paths and maintenance isolation
  • Cabinets are powered with dual 240V PDU’s
  • Cabinet power provided by 2 PDU’s configured with (36) IEC C13 and (6) IEC C19 receptacles per PDU
  • Low to High Density


  • SOC 1 Type II audited for colocation services
  • SOC 2 Type I audited for colocation services
  • PCI v3.2 certified for colocation services


  • Carrier-neutral
  • Direct access to low latency, reliable and redundant connectivity
  • 2 diverse entry points managed and owned by Aptum for fiber connections
  • 2 diverse Carrier Meet-Me Rooms for colocation of carrier network equipment and Aptum network equipment
  • Multiple discrete communications paths and cross connect points provided to customer cabinets
  • All network equipment is supported by UPS and generator power systems


  • 24×7 Data Center Operations (DCO) on-site staff
  • 24×7 Smart Hands & Eyes availability for customers’ technical assistance needs
  • Generator power backup in the event of a power outage
  • Network Operations Center (NOC) located in the GTA for disaster recovery requirements
  • Diesel fuel via 2 separate fuel suppliers, adequate fuel storage for minimum of 72 hours


  • Access to workstation space and conference room
  • Shared customer lounge area
  • Loading bays (Ground Level Loading dock)
  • Shipping and receiving service
  • Free parking, close proximity to restaurants and shopping


  • Connectivity Services
  • Cloud Services
  • Professional Services
  • Security Services

Why Aptum Colocation Services?

Important workloads demand security, availability, compliance and connectivity. Aptum is a colocation partner you can count on to deliver it all.

If you’re seeking proven scalability, flexibility and reliability, count on the Barrie Data Center for your colocation needs.

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Toronto Downtown I

145 King Street West; 8th Floor Toronto ON
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Toronto Downtown II

151 Front Street West Toronto ON
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Toronto East

20 Pullman Court Scarborough ON
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Toronto North

612 Welham Road Barrie ON
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431 Horner Avenue Etobicoke ON
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555 West Hastings Street Vancouver BC
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Montreal I

1080 Beaver Hall Hill, Montreal QC
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Montreal II

17500 Route Transcanadienne Kirkland QC
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Los Angeles

600 West 7th Street Los Angeles USA
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2300 NW 89th Place Miami USA
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Herndon, Virginia USA
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United Kingdom


Building 5000, Langstone Technology Park Langstone Road Havant UK
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