Data Center Building Design

Most colocation facilities are packed with environmental systems to keep your equipment and data safe and secure at all times. Fire protection systems, including passive and active design elements, as well as implementation of fire prevention programmes in operations. Smoke detectors are usually installed to provide early warning of a developing fire by detecting particles generated by smoldering components prior to the development of flame.

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Data Center Transition

Coming up with a data center strategy is a big enough project. But then there is also the problem of data center transition — How does one actually go about the task of data center implementation? That is, how does one make take care of the tasks of moving all the equipment into its storage space, and of ensuring that it the data on the machines will be secure during that time? And what about financial considerations? All of this, and more, is also something that OSS Telco can help you with, and it is the subject of this article.

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Data Center Strategy

The problem of using a data center as a temporary storage place for your computers might at first seem like a simple one, but it is in fact quite complex: There are many different questions to be considered. When a computer is being kept in a storage place, certain basic guidelines have to be met to ensure that the data stored on it remains intact. And how secure is the facility? There are budget considerations, too: Some data centers are very expensive.

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Data Center Design Considerations

A data center— also known as a carrier hotel, collocation, or (affectionately) colo— is a place where computers and their accessories are stored. It can occupy almost any portion of a building, from the entire edifice to a single room or floor within it. And since almost every company, large or small, uses computers in its operations, data center design is one of the most rapidly expanding careers in today’s world; and it is a true science. There are many different data center design considerations that a designer must have including an extensive knowledge of electronics, heat reactions, and chemistry. Here are some of its main components.

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Why Co-locate your Data Center?

More and more companies are no longer building their own data centers, but are leasing data center space from professional providers. As a result, Co-location Providers are expanding their capacity to meet the increasing demand for half and full cabinets as well as cages with free standing racks in state of the art environments.

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NetAccess Corp – Parsippany II

NetAccess corp is nearing completion on their new 50,000 square foot Tier IV data center located in Parsippany, New Jersey. Parsippany II is the most capable and most efficient data center in the Northeast with power densities of 20kW per cabinet and a PUE of sub 1.2. This new state-of-the-art data center allows Net Access to offer flexible solutions to meet the ever-expanding IT infrastructure requirements.

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Data Center Asset Management

OSS Telco is served by data centers throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico, which companies use for a fee when they need some place to store their computers temporarily; and they are professionally managed. Which is a great thing: for, though many companies have their own colocation centers, more and more are turning to third parties for temporary storage, either as a supplement to those they already have, or as a substitute for having them.

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