Herman IT Data Center Campus is located in unique Renforsin Ranta business park in Kajaani, Finland. The business park has been set up on the former premises of UPM´s Kajaani mill in 2008, offering high scalability based on customers’ needs. Kajaani is positioned perfectly to be the gateway between East and West via new digital highway. Area is one of the hot spots in Data Center industry in Finland.
There are currently two data center operators in the area, Herman IT and CSC – IT Center for Science. Finnish Governments strategic commitment through CSC (IT Center for Science) guarantees the Data Center Campus sustainable development.
Why co-locate in Herman IT’s data center:
- Secure and low-cost energy from local, renewable sources
- Unique location and connectivity between East and West
- Environmentally secure, disaster-free location with cool climate
- Space for scalability, shortened time-to-market
Short transfer distances and industrial electricity grids enables for attractive transfer costs for power. The internal power distribution on site is designed for heavy industry and it is true 2N to ensure uninterruptible service. State of art Data Center capacity is ready for your immediate needs. There is 28 000 m² of brownfield capacity prepared for Data Center use inside secured business park area. Existing transformer capacity and industrial delivery grid inside this area supports direct expansion up to 230 MW. Site area is 120 hectares and is expandable up to 320 hectares, the buildable area is 200,000 m². Renforsin Ranta is perfect location for block chain or crypto mining projects with build to suit models.