A secure place for your data centre infrastructure, with room to grow
Avoid infrastructure costs and get all the space, power and cooling capacity you need by co-locating your IT equipment in our state-of-the-art data centres.
Bell gives you a wide range of cloud and hosting service options plus advanced technology and expert management. All our data centres are Canadian-based – which means your data is stored in the country. Geographic diversity and high redundancy ensure availability, security and reach, with connectivity over Canada’s largest fibre-optic network.
How your business can benefit from Bell Co-location Hosting
Locations near you
Get the capacity to scale and grow
With the operational capacity to support more than 39 megawatts of critical customer load, Bell data centres can keep pace with the growth of your business. Our large-scale sites with significant on-site expansion capabilities let you add capacity and scale as your needs change.
Keep your data and equipment close by
Our 28 data centres in strategic locations across Canada’s key markets make it easy to keep your equipment and data near you. Plus, geographic diversity gives you more options for production and disaster recovery requirements.
Pay only for what you use
Bring stability to your budget with predictable monthly expenses. With Bell, you pay only for the capacity you use – and save the expense of having to build and maintain your own data centres.
Free your IT team from day-to-day administration
Make better use of your in-house IT resources and improve efficiency and productivity by relying on Bell’s expert team and advanced data centre technology.
Optimize performance with Canada’s most advanced IP network
Bell connects you to the most advanced network technologies in the country, with fast, scalable connectivity and a range of optional network features to support your business.
Key capabilities of Bell Co-location Hosting
100% power and network uptime SLAs
Bell data centres give you guaranteed power and network uptime through our stringent service level agreements (SLAs), plus advanced fire detection, control systems, multiple uninterrupted power supply (UPS) systems and generators to keep your business running.
Safe, secure Canadian hosting
All of our data centres are located in Canada and are 100% Canadian operated – with stringent physical security including biometric access controls, video surveillance, 24/7 on-site protection and centralized monitoring.
Dedicated, scalable capacity
We reserve a portion of our data centre capacity exclusively for your use and make it easy to add capacity and services as your business grows. Our monitoring tools give you everything you need to manage power and capacity with precision.
Better support for your business
Get 24/7 management, monitoring and support plus access to capacity planning expertise and industry-leading provisioning, installation and configuration services. Our experts can handle all your data centre needs so you can focus on your core business.
Improve the management of your data centre with a range of solutions including managed disk backup, load balancing, managed security and networking.
Why Bell is better for co-location hosting
You can count on the availability and performance of your IT infrastructure in our data centres thanks to service level guarantees offering 100% power and network availability.
National data centre footprint
Bell has 28 data centres located strategically across the country, with more than 39 megawatts of critical customer load – the most of any provider in Canada.
Rely on our expertise
Our certified professionals can design, integrate and manage data centre solutions that deliver the best possible performance for your business, backed by 24/7 bilingual support.
Canada’s most advanced IP network
When you choose Bell for your network services, you benefit from the largest all-optical network in the country – with speeds of up to 100 GB for Wavelength service, and more points of presence than any other carrier.
This guide from Bell’s team of cloud experts offers technical insights and practical tips to help you make the right cloud decisions for your business – whether you want to host enterprise applications, deliver a first-class customer experience or back up and protect your data.
When Trimac Transportation found maintaining its own production servers was straining its in-house IT resources, it turned to Bell for help. We provided a co-location hosting solution that helped Trimac reduce costs, improve system availability and refocus its IT team on core business concerns.