CANADA DATA CENTERS

ROOT currently operates two data centers in the Greater Montreal area. The facilities are Tier 3, carrier neutral and designed to achieve an energy-efficient PUE of 1.15. Customers benefit from ROOT’s unmatched deployment speeds and locally sourced, low-cost renewable hydro-electric power.

WHY MONTREAL

Running a data center costs less in Greater Montréal than in any other major North American metropolitan areas.

•  Cool climate reduces the demand for power
•  Clean and reliability energy source
•  Lowest power rates in eastern North America
•  Currency advantage for international customers

MTL-R2

19701 Avenue Clark Graham

MTL-R2 is a 175,000 sqft. facility and currently able to host 20MW of capacity. When fully built, MTL-R2 will host 50MW of total capacity and will be Canada’s largest wholesale data center.

Feature and Benefits
•  9 build-to-suit PODs 
•  15 minutes from the Montreal International airport
•  25 minutes away from Montreal’s downtown core and accessible via public transit
•  1km away from power substation to reduce utility risk.
•  Approximately 30km apart from MTL-R1, enabling active/active disaster recovery deployment in the Montreal area.
• MTL-R2 has access to over 50 carriers, including dark fibers, local networks, and global telecoms via on-net providers and ROOT’s Metro Connect service.

MTL-R1

2711 Dollard Avenue

MTL-R1 is a 16,000 sqft. facility built for both retail and wholesale customers. The facility can host 5MW of power capacity to accommodate growing demands of customers.

Feature and Benefits
• 10 minutes from the Montreal International airport
• 15 minutes away from Montreal’s downtown core and accessible via public transit
•  Approximately 30km apart from MTL-R2, enabling active/active disaster recovery deployment in the Montreal area.
• MTL-R1 has access to over 50 carriers, including dark fibers, local networks, and global telecoms via on-net providers and ROOT’s Metro Connect service.