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Kao Data - High Performance Data Centres

Hyperscale inspired, ultra-efficient, DGX Ready colocation

About Kao Data

Founded in 2014, Kao Data develop and operate advanced data centres for high performance colocation. From our hyperscale inspired campus in the heart of the UK Innovation Corridor between London and Cambridge – Kao Data provide enterprise, cloud, HPC and AI customers with a world-class home for their compute.

Their Harlow campus – built on the site of Sir Charles Kao Data’s pioneering discovery of fibre optic cable in 1966 – is a development of four state-of-the-art, DGX-Ready, OCP-Ready, carrier neutral data centres – all powered by 100% renewable energy.

Uniquely, their campus has also been selected to be home of the NVIDIA Cambridge-1 – the UK’s fastest and most powerful supercomputer based on NVIDIA’s industry-leading DGX SuperPOD architecture.

As one of the UK’s largest and most specialist data centres specialising in hosting GPU-powered infrastructure, whether you are an industrial scale NVIDIA hardware user, or a fast-evolving AI Start up, Kao Data is here to support your compute lifecycle.

Why Kao Data and Scan AI?

Having been selected by NVIDIA as the home for their latest Cambridge-1 supercomputer – the UK’s fastest and most powerful high-performance computer providing 400 Petaflops of AI power – there is no better, more qualified location in the UK and Europe to house your GPU-powered deployments.

Whether you are looking to host a rack, an aisle, a bespoke high-density pod, or a multi-megawatt data hall, we are the perfect, high-performance home for your compute:


High Performance Infrastructure

Technically advanced data centres designed, engineered and customised for the latest generation computing.


High Performance Operations

World class operations management providing secure and resilient environments delivered at maximum reliability.


High Performance Efficiency

Optimised, efficient and sustainable architecture ensuring low TCO and sustainable, NetZero colocation.

Scan, as a NVIDIA Elite Solution Partner, has a team of AI specialist staff that will manage the installation of your chosen equipment at Kao Data – providing everything you need to develop and scale your AI initiatives, from deep learning frameworks to architectural and engineering support. At the same time, you will receive all the benefits of collocating in an NVIDIA certified AI-ready secure data centre with access to a community of connectivity and cloud providers, enhanced security measures, and advanced power and cooling technology that offers the best IT environment to support critical infrastructure for AI workloads.

Kao Data Services

Industrial Scale

Specialist HPC/High
Density Provision

Ultra-Efficient –



Industry Leading

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