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ENTERPRISE-READY Kansas City Data Center

Choose Your Data Center with Confidence. Protect What Matters Most.

Iron Mountain’s Kansas City data center (KCM-1) is a resilient, compliant and highly secure underground colocation complex located south of downtown Kansas City, Missouri. In addition to excellent power costs and network availability, Iron Mountain offers trustworthy remote support by ensuring KCM-1 employees and contractors undergo thorough background checks.

The underground data center is part of a 22-acre campus located 110 feet below the earth’s surface. The highly secure location features perimeter security, manned-guard checkpoints, vehicle crash barriers, and CCTV cameras. The data center leverages mantraps, biometric access controls, PIN and proximity card access to deliver three-factor authentication. These features, combined with resilient infrastructure, a central US location, and carrier-neutral access to Tier 1 networks, make Iron Mountain’s Kansas City data center ideal for both production and disaster recovery data center deployments.

Some of the world’s most highly regulated organizations, including 95% of the Fortune 1000, choose Iron Mountain for our 60+ years of success in storage, privacy and logistics. Our comprehensive data center compliance support includes FISMA High, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS Level 1, HIPAA, and SOC 2 Type II, augmenting the existing framework of 225,000+ Iron Mountain customers. KCM-1’s 22-acre campus addresses scalability concerns with short and long-term expansion capacity..

With 30+ years of excellence in colocation operations, our engineers stay focused on energy efficiency and delivering low PUE. Iron Mountain’s Kansas City data center reduces environmental impact and monthly customer power bills with consumption-based power pricing, low ambient temperatures, and unique features such as economization and containment solutions.

Services offered at Iron Mountain’s Kansas City, Missouri data center include private suites, secure cages, individual cabinets, carrier-neutral network, multi-homed BGP-based managed internet access, and a wide-range of data center services. See below for additional details.
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Why Choose Iron Mountain in Kansas City, Missouri?

  • Increased Security of an Iron Mountain Underground Data Center
  • Comprehensive Compliance Support
  • 22-Acre Underground Campus Provides Confidence in Long-term Scalability
  • Carrier Neutral: Dark Fiber & On-Net Providers
  • Central US Location: Low Network Latency Across North America
  • Ideal DR Site: Underground Data Center Mitigates Weather-Related Risks

Iron Mountain's Kansas City, Missouri Data Center - The Benefits


Recognized, Respected Brand

Max Productivity:

30+ Years Remote Support Experience


Low PUE, Minimal Waste, Reduced TCO

Predictable Growth:

Long-Term Capacity, Agility

Mitigated Risk:

Comprehensive Compliance Support


DCIM, Asset Tracking, Metered Power


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Services Offered at Our Kansas City, MO Data Center

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Wholesale Data Centers

Need 50+ cabinets or 250+ kilowatts of IT load? You qualify as an Iron Mountain wholesale data center customer. Benefits include customer-inspired data center design, flexible deployment model, metered "pay-as-you-go" power pricing…
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Dedicated Data Centers

Our largest offering, Iron Mountain dedicated data centers are frequently chosen by enterprise/Fortune 1000 customers, public-sector agencies, technology services providers, large healthcare and financial services…

Private Data Center Suites

There is a reason private data center suites are one of Iron Mountain's most popular services. Customers enjoy the privacy and control of a dedicated data center without the top-level wholesale commitment. Is strict access control…
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Underground Data Centers

Iron Mountain underground data centers feature numerous benefits such as natural energy efficiency, reduced risk of man-made disasters, a nearly unlimited floor-load weight capacity and an additional physical security...

Secure Data Center Cages

Looking for data center capacity for six+ cabinets (30+ kilowatts) with more flexibility and privacy than a standard locking cabinet? Consider Iron Mountain secure data center cages. Secure cages provide additional physical security...

Data Center Services

What is the current state of your IT and data center operations teams? Overworked? Lean-staffed? Would access to on-demand resources be helpful? Have you considered Iron Mountain data center services?

Customer-Inspired Data Center Design

At Iron Mountain, we pride ourselves on delivering customer-inspired data center design. We build data centers according to real customer needs delivering optimal availability, security, row layout and airflow, energy efficiency, and cost control. The result is enterprise-ready data center services free of...

Comprehensive Compliance Support

Iron Mountain offers comprehensive compliance support, differentiating from most data center and hosting providers with an additional layer of buyer confidence. Our compliance support includes FISMA High, ISO 27001, HIPAA, PCI-DSS Level 1 and SOC 2 Type II with more on the way.

Green Data Centers

Delivering energy efficient data center services is important to Iron Mountain and our customers. Our data centers are powered by 100% renewable energy and we have publicly committed to reduce energy intensity by up 20% as a Challenge Partner for the US DOE Better Buildings Initiative. Inside the data center, Iron Mountain is innovating...

Customer-Inspired Kansas City Data Center Design

  • 22-Acre Campus
  • 110 Feet below the Earth's Surface
  • Readily Available, Scalable, Turnkey Data Center Space
  • 2N Electrical (Multiple Configurations Available)
  • N+1 Cooling (Multiple Configurations Available]
  • Limestone Slab Nearly Unlimited Floor-Load Weight Limit
  • High-Density Cabinet/Rack Ready
  • Custom Hot/Cold Aisle Containment Solutions Available
  • 225,000+ Customers, 95% of Fortune 1000
  • Carrier/Cloud-Neutral Data Center
  • On-Site Tier 1, Local Carriers: AT&T, HE, Sprint, Level 3, & More
  • Redundant Dark Fiber Access to 40+ Carriers at 1102 S. Grand
  • Low-Latency Performance to Midwest, Mountain States Markets
  • Network Dark/Lit and Managed Services Available
  • Data Center Marketplace Access - Cloud, IT Services, Partners
  • Safe, Convenient & Staff-Friendly Location
  • High Span of Control Over Neighborhood, Local Community
  • Kansas City, MO Offers Several Incentive Programs, Direct Cost Reductions
  • Secure Access Road
  • Vehicle Crash Barriers Deter Unauthorized Vehicles
  • 24x7x365 On-Site Security Officers
  • Mantraps
  • 24x7x365 CCTV Monitoring
  • Data Center Access Controls
  • Thorough Background Checks on All Employees/Partners
  • Strong Uptime Track Record During Iron Mountain Operations
  • 2N Electrical (Multiple Configurations Available)
  • N+1 Cooling (Multiple Configurations Available)
  • 24x7x365 NOC Monitoring, Iron Mountain Staff
  • Diverse Dark Fiber Paths, Points of Entry
  • 24x7x365 Remote Hands Services
  • Powered by 100% Renewable Energy*
  • Green Design Provides High Static Pressure Differential Cooling
  • Air-side Economization for Reduced Energy Consumption
  • Low PUE for Reduced Energy Cost
  • High-Efficiency Variable Frequency Drives
  • LED Lighting
  • Custom Hot/Cold Aisle Containment Solutions Available
  • Metered Power Pricing Encourages Responsible Energy Use

*We are projecting to once again be 100% renewable across our entire data center portfolio by the end of 2018.

  • ISO 27001
  • FISMA High
  • PCI-DSS Level 1
  • SOC 2 Type II
  • SOC 3
  • ISO 50001

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