Equipment Colocation

Service Description: 

Colocation services for Georgia Tech units that require operation of their physical equipment in a secure, environmentally controlled and centrally-managed facility.

Service Levels: 

System/Facility Availability: 24x7

Support Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00AM-5:00PM EST

Requests for new virtual hosts covered under existing SLA contracts are fulfilled within 7 business days. New customers should allow for extra time for SLA administrative processing.


The following maintenance windows are reserved for installing, repairing and patching various components of this service:

  • Every Tue, 5:00AM - 7:00AM EST
  • Every Thu, 5:00AM - 7:00AM EST
  • The third Sat of each month, 6:00AM - 12:00PM EST

If requesting this service for the first time, a formal Service Level Agreement contract must first be completed and approved by the appropriate unit heads. Please contact the SLA Coordinator at to obtain the applicable forms.

Please note that the only payment methods accepted are:

  • Departmental Peoplesoft Project Number
  • GT Departmental Check



Cost Based Rate

(Per Year)

Proposed Charging Rate

(Per Year)

Research Server Rack Unit




Enterprise Server Rack Unit




Service Category: 


Core enterprise-level IT infrastructure that provides underlying support for institutional activities. Includes network backbone, data centers, virtualization, and central storage and backup solutions.

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