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Data center security & compliance

Secure & compliant data centers to meet your industry and business standards anywhere across the globe.

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A secure data center partner

Security and compliance are part of Iron Mountain’s DNA. Our data centers are no different. We operate highly secure & efficient data centers that offer the most comprehensive compliance program in the industry.

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Secure, sustainable & scalable

Iron Mountain is committed to data center solutions that are socially and environmentally responsible. Companies choose Iron Mountain for our ability to help them achieve their own sustainability goals. As the provider of energy for client off site IT equipment, Iron Mountain is a key provider to our customers total renewable energy purchases.

We were the first colocation signatory to The Climate Pledge and the only provider in the world committed to meeting every kilowatt hour of usage with local carbon free energy, every hour of each day, everywhere.

Each newly constructed colocation site will achieve BREEAM green building certification and we're investing in our existing fleet of facilities to maximize energy efficiency and water conservation.

Customers in Iron Mountain Data Centers recognize the power their IT equipment consumes at Iron Mountain as their own energy footprint, and recognize it as 100% renewable using Iron Mountain's Green Power Pass product in alignment with GHG reporting protocols. We purchase impactful renewable energy at scale and provide it to clients as they need it, from a single rack to an entire data hall.

Iron Mountain Data Centers offers:

  • SOC 2 (service organization controls)
  • ISO 9001 (quality management)
  • ISO 27001 (information security)
  • PCI-DSS (AoC)
  • ISO 50001 (energy management)
  • ISO 14001 (environmental management)
  • In North America, we offer NIST SP 800-53, FISMA HIGH, FedRAMP and HIPAA compliance. In Asia, we offer ABS OSPAR. We also offer ISO 45001 at Phoenix and London

    - Watch Senior Manager, Global Risk & Compliance, Jim Henry, as he explains what sets our data center compliance program apart.

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Optimal efficiency

Efficiency drives down overhead, delivering economic as well as environmental benefits. Iron Mountain offers 99.999% uptime and a full range of third-party data center standards. However, we see data center compliance as a by-product of a culture of continuous improvement, and this drives ever more efficient design and operation.

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Data center security as a standard

Security is what we are famous for at Iron Mountain, and the data we care for inside of our data centers is more valuable than ever.

Our business was founded on protecting our customers’ most valuable assets. We are the trusted guardian for more than 230,000 customers including more than 90% of the Fortune 1000. The world’s most heavily regulated organizations have trusted us for decades.

We have built highly secure data centers with our customers in mind, both aboveground and underground. Government organizations to whom data center security is paramount look to us to guard their precious data with a multi-layered and constantly evolving physical and logical approach.

Our standardized processes and culture of continuous improvement ensure maximum security and year-on year enhancements, endorsed by internationally-recognized third party certifications. Worldwide.

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World-leading data center compliance

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Iron Mountain has the most comprehensive compliance program in the colocation industry. We go above and beyond to ensure the highest national and regional data center security standards possible, with continuous improvement in design, operation, security, and efficiency.

We are the only colocation provider to have global data center certification for information security (ISO 27001), energy management (ISO 50001), environmental management (ISO 14001), and quality management (ISO 9001).

We have a coordinated approach to global compliance, and all customers receive set levels of compliance across our portfolio, with additional region-specific certifications as needed.

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Our data center certifications

AMS IX certified data center

AMS-IX Standard

TIA 942


BCA Green Mark Platinum

BCA Green Mark Platinum



Energy Star

EPA Energy Star

Fed Ramp




Green lease leaders

Green Lease Leaders





Awm ISO 14001

ISO 14001

ISO 22301

ISO 22301

Schellman ISO 27001

ISO 27001

ISO 45001

ISO 45001

ISO 50001

ISO 50001

Schellman ISO 9001

ISO 9001


NIST SP 800-53



PCI DSS compliant


SOC 2 Type 2

SOC 2 Compliance


SOC 3 Compliance

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