Kao Data leads the industry, pioneering the development and operation of data centres engineered for AI and advanced computing. With hyperscale-inspired facilities east and west of London, and northern England’s largest data centre planned for Greater Manchester, we are home to technology’s most demanding computing infrastructure.
Our award-winning, NVIDIA DGX-Ready certified data centres are designed, engineered and operated by one of the industry’s most respected teams. Together, this provides colocation customers deploying mission critical AI, enterprise and cloud workloads with a secure, scalable and sustainable compute environment, backed by a guarantee of 100% uptime.
Kao Data’s data centre portfolio includes more than 160MW of IT-load either currently operational, under development or planned – all of which is under-pinned by the highest energy efficiency, sustainability and ESG credentials.
Backed by leading international investors, and with several pioneering ‘industry firsts’ to our name, Kao Data represents the future in industrial scale, high-capacity data centres for AI and the next generation of compute.
The UK’s largest, purpose-built data centre campus development.
Our Greater London data centre facility, now fully occupied.
An advanced facility in the heart of the West London Availability Zone.
The north of England's largest data centre, due late 2025.
It's been a busy decade for Kao Data!
Kao Data founded by Goldacre - Noe
Kao Data campus operational (KLON-01)
Kao Data achieves OCP-Ready status
Legal & General Capital investment
Datacloud Global Award Winners
Client Win: ServerChoice
Client Win: EMBL-EBI
ASHRAE Award Winners
Client Win: Aerospace/Defence customer
Client Win: Instadeep
Client Win: NVIDIA
Kao Data achieves NVIDIA DGX-Ready status
Client Win: CIVO
Kao Data becomes Europe's first operator to transition from mineral diesel to renewable HVO fuel in back-up generators
Inauguration of NVIDIA Cambridge-1, the UK's fastest AI supercomputer
Client Win: Two Financial Services customers
Northolt (KLON-05) and Slough (KLON-06) acquired – capacity increased to 55MW
Infratil Limited investment
Kao Data and NVIDIA win 'Operations Team of the Year' at DCD Awards for the 20 week deployment of the Cambridge-1 supercomputer
Construction commences of KLON-02 (Harlow)
Client Win: Speechmatics
Kao Academy is launched, inspiring young people into tech and the data centre industry
Construction commences of KLON-06 (Slough)
Client Win: Hyperscale Cloud Provider
Client Wins: Kyndryl, Two Financial Services customers
New 40MW data centre development in Greater Manchester announced
David Bloom appointed Chairman
Infratil becomes majority shareholder
KLON-02 (Harlow) operational
Redevelopment of KLON-06 (Slough)
£206M Debt raise with Deutsche bank to accelerate expansion
Work commences on KLON-03 (Harlow)
Doug Loewe joins as CEO
Our award-winning team is one of the industry’s most respected.
Kao Data is backed by a range of world-class, international investors.
Explore how we work with, and support a range of industry partners.
Find out how Kao Data are leading the field in sustainability and ESG.
Find out what standards we operate to.
There’s never been a better time to join Kao Data. Find out more.