Co-Location Services

Service Description

Information Technology (Information Technology) provides server Co-Location Services in the SJSU Computer Center.

Who can use the service?

Faculty and Department IT Technicians.

What is included?

  • Physical Security – CSU Certified Level 1 Data Center - Alarm Systems, Physical Access Control, Security Cameras, S2 Card Access
  • Monitoring – Server Up/Down Time, CPU, Memory, Storage
  • Power – Redundant UPS circuits with Backup Generator and redundant circuits to PGE and Campus Power Plant.
  • Cooling
  • Rack/Unrack Service
  • Hard Drive Replacement Service for RAID Configurations
  • Network Connectivity & Security

How do I get this service?

Please submit an iSupport change request to the Information Technology - Computing Services group.

What systems are compatible with this service?

The Computer Center can accept any 4-post Threaded Round Hole server rail.  Square Hole, Cantilever, Desktop/Shelf mounted systems are supported as well based on physical availability.

How long does it take to get the service?

Requests will be processed within 5-10 business days.

How do I get support?

Support for this service is provided Monday through Friday, during operating hours through the Information Technology Help Desk.


Server Co-Location is an Information Technology Baseline service and is offered at no additional cost to administrative units on campus.

Teaching & Learning servers can be col-located in the data center for $100 per physical server per month (Up to 7).