About us

Performance data centers with high uptime and low latency, keeping you connected.

Smartdc keeps you connected

2 data centers

Strategically located

20+ carriers

Constant connectivity

99.9999%

Average uptime

N+1 safety features

Fully redundant security

Quality, uptime, and maximum security.

With Smartdc, you are always online. Our strong focus on performance ensures companies are online 24/7. Smartdc is all about providing you with the highest quality of service possible – fast, reliable, and no-nonsense.

Our data centers were created with a unique modular concept and rich connectivity ecosystems, making them the central point of your hybrid IT strategy.

Always online

We provide powerful server solutions with fully redundant security and safety features, meaning your business-critical applications or online game are always online.

No matter what’s the size of your endeavor or what connectivity needs you may have, we have a perfect solution for you. And don’t just take our word for it – read what our current customers have said about our partnerships.

The Green Project:

Carbon-neutral by 2030

As a global company, Smartdc has a responsibility to operate sustainably, providing a better world for future generations. As a part of our core mission, Smartdc is committed to becoming carbon-neutral by 2030 and carbon-negative by 2050.

We have extensive experience

The ever-changing landscape of the internet, with more business shifting to hybrid work modes and online games growing in size and popularity, inspired us to provide low latency, high performance, and fast delivery times.

In 2009, we have built our first data center in the historic Van Nelle Factory in Rotterdam. Today, it is one of the largest connectivity hubs in the region, with multiple carriers and major internet exchanges present in-house, and a specialized environment under our complete control.

Smartdc is a founding member of the Dutch Data Center Association.

Dutch Data Center Association

Our culture

Smartdc is a true technology company where you have every opportunity to develop your career. We provide a stimulating environment and reimburse you for relevant courses, training, and other educational pursuits.

Our company culture fosters an atmosphere of independent thought and self-reliance based on mutual trust.

Curious about what we have in store for you? Take a look at our career opportunities.

The Smartdc entrance and meeting rooms

Powerful colocation and private mini data centers

Smartdc data centers let you safely connect your IT infrastructure, whether you want to set your own equipment in a colocation space or create your private mini data center.

You can deploy your own hardware or use our powerful server solutions. Our team of experts provides excellent advice and maintenance to keep your business-critical applications safe and running.

ISO 27001 Certified

ISO 27001 is the international standard for setting up Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) regarding the reliability and security of control systems and data in Smartdc.

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NEN 7510 Certified

The NEN 7510 is a Dutch standard based on the ISO 27001, focusing on the security of medical information in the healthcare industry, especially on patient data.

 

BORG 3 Certified

Smartdc data centers are certified with BORG class 3, keeping the premises safe with rigoristic standards enforced to ensure security of your data and infrastructure.

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We're a part of the Ubisoft family

Together with our sister company, i3D.net, in 2019, we teamed up with Ubisoft, a leading creator, publisher, and distributor of interactive entertainment and services. Ubisoft has a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands and leading-edge online experiences that have engaged players over many years.

With the rich worldwide network of i3D.net and the extensive industry experience of Ubisoft, we can bring your business to the next level with unmatched connectivity and expertise.

Ubisoft office

Awards and Accomplishments

For numerous years in a row, Het Financieele Dagblad, the leading financial publication in The Netherlands, has consistently placed Smartdc on its list of the fastest-growing companies in the country.

Latest news from Smartdc

Powering the Future: Data Center Sustainability and Efficiency

Powering the Future: Data Center Sustainability and Efficiency

Smartdc invited Managing Director Richard Boogaard and Dutch Data Center Association MD Stijn Grove to discuss the sustainability efforts in place in the Dutch data center industry, with a special focus on innovative practices such as Smartdc Rotterdam's heat pump project.
The Smartdc Heat Pump Project

The Smartdc Heat Pump Project

Smartdc's Rotterdam data center will be using residual heat generated by our servers to heat up the Van Nelle Factory and the offices within during the cold months, sharply reducing the usage of gas and electricity for heating, thus saving significant amounts of CO2.
Inspiring a new generation during VHTO's Girl's Day 2022

Inspiring a new generation during VHTO's Girl's Day 2022

On April 7th 2022, we welcomed 18 girls from a local high school at our Rotterdam data center as part of VHTO's Girl’s Day! Girl's Day is an initiative from the VHTO expertise center on Gender Diversity in beta sciences, technology, and IT. During this day, girls all throughout the…