Cover DIN EN 50600-2-1 VDE 0801-600-2-1:2014-09

DIN EN 50600-2-1 VDE 0801-600-2-1:2014-09

* German Language Version *

Information technology – Data centre facilities and infrastructures

Part 2-1: Building construction;

German version EN 50600-2-1:2014
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2014-09
VDE Art. No.: 0800138


Part 2-1 specifies general aspects for the design and specification of a data centre as a physical facility. It focuses on the selection of an appropriate site and the general construction and architectural elements of a data centre building. Some reference will be made to related factors to be considered, as the purpose of the architectural elements and building technology systems of a data centre is to provide a physical envelope and an environment that meets the needs of the information and telecommunication technology and its users.