Focus on Colo DC Provider – 1623 Farnam

1623 Farnam is strategically located in the dead center—from north to south and from east to west—of the US, in Omaha, Nebraska.  Offering over 75,000 square feet of space, 1623 Farnam is the interconnection point for more than 50 carriers in the US. 1623 Farnam has been solving issues related to data traffic flows and servicing more than five million customers and multiple Fortune 500 companies for more than 20 years.

In addition to access to more than 50 network companies with local, regional, national, and international reach, 1623 Farnam is the leading network interconnect point providing secure direct-edge connectivity to fiber and wireless network providers, major cloud and CDN properties, content providers, and Fortune 500 enterprises. They are proud to provide support with the highest level of availability for mission-critical infrastructure and applications.



  • 75,000 sq. ft. available
  • 6,400 sq. ft. per floor
  • 1,000 sq. ft. minimum suite
  • Private, secure entrance
  • Rooftop space available
  • Powered shell, build-to-suit, managed suites (turn-key)


  • Carrier-neutral
  • Large Meet-Me room
  • Low-cost cross connections
  • Omaha IX (IP exchange)
  • Omaha IX (peering exchange)
  • Multiple wholesale bandwidth carriers


  • N+1 UPS Available
  • Connected to Omaha Public Power District’s redundant Power Ring
  • Dual power building egress (A & B power feeds)
  • Backup power generators – 3 days diesel on premise
  • 120/208 volt AC power


  • Redundant design
  • Chilled water and air cooling options
  • Hot aisle containment
  • Overhead cooling design options
  • Engineered and constructed for high-density capacity demands
  • Pre-action dry pipe zoned interlock detection


  • 24/7/365
  • Guard station at building entrance
  • 24/7, seven-layer security access
  • Proxy elevator/floor access
  • Facial/bio/proxy to data center space
  • Video cameras and recording


  • SOC2 Type 1
  • SOC2 Type 2
  • ISO
  • BCP

Key Differentiators:

  • $40 million expansion to provide secure, mission-critical infrastructure. Edge Data Center.
  • Compliant with SOC2 Type 1, SOC2 Type 2, PCI DSS, ISO, and BCP.
  • Clients leverage 1623 Farnam as a key component of a distributed computing architecture that drives business efficiency, scalability, and ROI.

Recent Newsworthy Moments at 1623 Farnam

  • June 2022 – PacketFabric Launches Multi-Cloud Connectivity at 1623 Farnam
  • March 2022 – 1623 Farnam Welcomes Subspace
  • February 2022 – Arelion Upgrades Capacity and Launches Expanded Capabilities at 1623 Farnam’s Interconnected Edge Data Center in Omaha
  • October 2021 – 1623 Farnam Reveals Omaha IX Peering Exchange
  • September 2021 – 1623 Farnam Announces Data Center Expansion Grand Opening
  • June 2021 – KsFiberNet Extends Fiber to 1623 Farnam
  • December 2020 – 1623 Farnam’s Omaha IX Connects to Bluestem Network via 10 Gigabit All-Fiber Tether
  • June 2020 – 1623 Farnam Announces On-Demand Global Network Connectivity with Megaport
  • June 2020 – President Announces $40 Million Expansion of Omaha Edge Data Center

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