An agency may need to leave a co-location early in some cases, or reduce their portion of the co-location space.
Check the release clauses in the Memorandum of Understanding and co-location agreement for the procedures and obligations that must be followed.
The leaving agency must continue to meet their financial obligations for capital expenditures (CAPEX) and operating expenditure costs (OPEX) until an alternative arrangement is made.
The leaving agency can negotiate a new arrangement with:
If the leaving agency has contributed capital to the co-location, the new agency should reimburse the capital at the appropriate depreciated value.
We can help agencies negotiate an alternative arrangement. If your agency needs to leave a co-location or reduce your share of the space, please get in touch.