If your business is not based in London, your based in the Midlands or the North, or you would prefer your critical data was hosted outside of the capital, our Manchester Media City Colocation site in Manchester’s developing area should be your choice.

One of our many advanced Colocation sites in the UK. Our Sequential Networks Manchester Media City Colocation site has the best in power, connectivity and cooling, to completely protect your information and accelerate your business through enable your high-performance networks. Our Manchester site has its own dedicated, private HV substation, and the highest security including photographic, and CCTV recording of every client visit. Manchester Media City is a superb quality, cheap, affordable Colocation solution.

Sequential Networks core focus is to keep our customers online and profitable. We do this is by offering reliable colocation services in colocations across the UK.  With the Sequential Networks Manchester Colocation, you can use rack space in our server location, and our bandwidth as your own.

Our Colocation plans start at 1U of rack space, up to fully customisable cages, and cabinets. Or, you can choose to have your own private suite. From a full IT infrastructure, to a single server for offsite backup. We’re here to provide you with the flexible solution to meet your growing business.

Manchester Media City Colocation, super-fast, highest security

To give you complete peace of mind when choosing a Manchester Colocation Partner, we provide a fully managed end-to-end Colocation solution with true 24x7x36. We can fully manage your kit, taking care of all hardware issues that may arise allowing you to focus on other tasks. We have fast response times and pride ourselves on collaborative working relationships with our clients.

Feature and Benefits of Sequential Networks UK Colocation;

  • Take advantage of higher bandwidth speeds at our locations
  • Better outage and disaster protection
  • Choose your equipment and upgrade it when you want to
  • Choose your own software preference
  • Host your server in a secure environment
  • Sequential Networks Colocation is totally flexible and affordable

Our Manchester Media City Colocation site offers:

  • 24/7 on-location support by fully qualified staff
  • 24/7 secure client access
  • VESDA smoke detection and fire extinguishing gaseous suppressants which should typically extinguish a fire in less than 10 seconds
  • The best in power supply, cooling, and connectivity
  • 24/7 manned security, with CCTV, recorded access, and full security checks

Your words

At Sequential Networks we ensure all of our services include the following

We understand that an IT infrastructure is a lifeline of any business operating today.

True 24/7 Support

365 days a year offering Expert IT Support Team When You Need It. Not only do we provide support but also intelligent hands as an extension of your IT department. Always There to Provide a Helping Hand!

Great Connectivity

Providing Multiple Open Access Carriers, Connected to over 40 UK Data Centres, Layer 2, Layer 3 and MPLS Services and Direct Access to London Internet Exchange and SGX trading platforms

Server Room Maintenance

No longer do you have to worry about that Onsite Server Room and Maintenance. Gone are the days of the failed or leaking air conditioner unit!


Facilities with the Highest Level Security in Mind.All our data centres are manned 24x7x365 ensuring all your data and equipment is secure

Redundant Power

Secure Backup Measures When It Matters.Instant benefit of our power redundancy N+1 power capabilities. We have multiple power sources and generators

Network Redundancy

With multiple providers and failure network equipment. Outages are a thing of the past


Pay for what you use, this is not an option when using an in-house solution. If one month you need a large amount of Bandwidth or more Power we can accommodate this for you, turning up or down as you wish.

Useable Clean IP’s

Offer Top IP Services to Your Clients

Data Protection

Protect Your Data in a Secure Facility

100% Uptime

Guaranteed to be Connected at All Times

MCRDC01 – Manchester Media City Colocation

We have colocation space available in Manchester, which provides your Manchester Colocation requirement or a geographically separated disaster recovery space for multi-site requirements. The space can serve as a distant secondary site for failover capabilities, with your primary location. We provide Quarter racks, half racks, full 48u racks, secure cages and even data suites to fulfil your needs.

This facility is owned and operated by one of our partners, meaning we can leverage their location and service set to complement customer deployments in our private and on-net partner plus facilities.

Facility size:  20,000 sq. ft. facility, on a 1 floor multi-hall configuration

Amenities:    Parking Ample and free onsite parking for visitors. Dedicated secure delivery & storage areas. Secure direct delivery management. Build areas, storage areas, meeting rooms, Wi-Fi & hot desks.

Support:    Remote Hands 24×7 Fully qualified onsite engineers, Additional Support Tape services, managed network services, cabling, rack migration, scheduled services

Nearest Public Transport

Nearest Overline : Salford Crescent.

Nearest Metrolink : Broadway.



Manchester Media City Data Centre Facility Summary



  • N+1 High capacity air conditioning systems
  • Maintain cold aisle temperature at 22°C
  • Cold aisle containment



  • 24×7 On site manned security
  • 24×7 Audited & secure access procedures
  • Full height perimeter security fence
  • Electronic car-park gate,
  • Tail gated man trap,
  • Internal and external cameras covering the building,
  • Intruder alarms,
  • Proximity readers on all doors and Facial recognition biometric readers
  • Virtual tripwire system monitored by third party security centre 24 x 7



  • Dual feeds from dedicated substation
  • Emerson Network Power N+N 2 string configuration
  • N+1 Diesel generation with 1 week fuel supply on site & 24×7 refuelling contract
  • True N+N 32amp suppliers in A+B configuration
  • 99.999% uptime SLA
  • P.U.E < 1.35
  • 100% Carbon Neutral



  • Multiple leading Tier1 & Tier2 network providers utilising diverse fibre routes into the data centre
  • Carrier Neutral
  • Diversity of carriers offering fully redundant connectivity
  • Diverse fibre entry points
  • BGP Network Connectivity
  • Dark Fibre to key London data centres
  • Layer 2 services to 250+ European data centres
  • Carriers onsite – Level 3, Zayo, BT, SSE Telecoms, Virgin Media.