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FRANCE DATA CENTRES


 

Why locate your Data Centre in France?

France is ranked as the world’s seventh largest and the EU's second largest economy by purchasing power parity. As home to 31 of the Fortune Global 500 companies in 2013, France accommodates more Fortune 500 companies than any other European country. Being Europe’s third largest telecoms market, France offers an ideal environment for expansion in the data centre sector, as the country is recognised for its highly skilled engineers and technicians, along with its secure electricity supply and legal framework aimed for data protection.
  • France is the third largest ICT market in Europe and a growth market for high-tech and innovative companies with the highest number of science graduates in Europe and many of the international top company’s R&D centres located here.
  • Paris is dominating as France’s data centre hub, accounting for over 70% of the country’s total data centre footprint.
  • The French government heavily invests in the digitalisation of its economy with initiatives including a €20billion investment in high-speed broadband coverage to reach every household in France within the next 10 years and a further € 150 million for research and development as part of the “Investments into the Future” project, which includes security and cloud computing.

 

Telehouse France Data Centres

Telehouse has been operating data centres in France since 1996, by establishing Telehouse Je√Ľneurs as first neutral colocation data centre in Paris. Today, Telehouse offers colocation services within its 3 French data centre sites, all being located within the Greater Paris area. In addition, Telehouse’ France data centres are home to the core network of the country’s leading internet exchange France IX, making them the major network hub in Paris. Telehouse also work in partnership with KDDI France to provide end-to-end ICT solutions to its France data centre customers.