Accelerate time-to-market with instant access to power, space, and connectivity

Benefit from the scale and speed of the cloud while still retaining the control, performance, and security of a dedicated infrastructure. SmartCabs are single-tenant colocation cabinets that come complete with built-in power and network connectivity as well as access to the Digital Exchange, our configurable core network fabric.

Cyxtera Smart Cabs
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Rapid time to solution

Expand to new markets and spin up new business models in record time.

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Increased agility

Take advantage of the financial and operational flexibility of as-a-Service solutions to move faster than ever before.

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Minimal upfront costs

Avoid the large capital expenditures normally associated with cabinet and networking hardware purchases.

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Enterprise performance

Enjoy maximum performance, security, and reliability within a dedicated infrastructure.

Transform how you build your data center environment

With SmartCabs, you get preconfigured space and power within a Cyxtera data center, a unified environment managed through our self-service customer portal, and a predictable operational expense. Through the Digital Exchange, you have direct access to our full suite of products and partners to meet your compute, storage, networking, and connectivity requirements.

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Multiple configurations to make it easy to scale as needed

Cyxtera SmartCabs provides a cloud-like experience for data center colocation. With SmartCabs, you can physically install and maintain your equipment or leverage our Remote Hands services. Available in three sizes and with flexible contract terms, Cyxtera SmartCabs makes it easy to rapidly expand capacity to meet changing business requirements.

Cabinet Sizes

4kW 44RU Full Cabinet

2kW 19RU Cabinet

1kW 8RU Cabinet


All cabinet hardware including enhanced locking

30A/208V A+B or 20A/208V A+B

Horizontal or vertical (full cabinets only) PDUs

Patch panel with fiber and copper ports

6 bundle Ecosystem Connect


Access to Digital Exchange, our configurable core network fabric

Access to our integrated bandwidth solution, IP Connect, which includes Layer 3 network capabilities and requires no additional hardware

Remotely manage your entire infrastructure

Either using our customer service portal or API, customers can instantly deploy and dynamically configure their end-to-end colocation infrastructure in a cloud-like, on-demand environment. Additionally, access to Remote Hands support gives them the ability to leverage our on-site teams for any additional set-up and maintenance needs.

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Minimize both upfront costs and total cost of ownership (TCO)

Take advantage of our predictable, cost-effective monthly pricing model and avoid large capital expenditures, data center management costs, and escalating cloud egress fees. To start saving, order SmartCabs through the Command Center or contact us to learn how to get started.