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DATA CENTRES /£100m infrastructure /secure & resilient /monitored 24-365 /n+1 architecture /climate control /fire detection, suppression /colocation & private suites /reduce carbon tax /challenge us /
WHY CHOOSE INTECHNOLOGY?our data centres host allour key platforms. we sellwhat we use ourselves /we unreservedlyrecommend the serviceprovided byintechnology* /*source / sky /
THE CASE FOR MANAGED HOSTING /INCREASING COST OF POWER & COOLING, HEIGHTENED RISK, REGULATORY PRESSURE & GREEN TAX /new pressures are emerging that challenge the cost of redundancy for most of these the school of thought that places it &the tradition of in-house data hosting. these components (for example, backup generators communications as a pay-as-you-growinclude the rising cost of power and cooling; for backup generators) and the rolling cost of utility is unquestionably gathering pace.the heightened risk from corporate corruption, their upgrade, replacement and insurance.fraud, terrorism and environmental issues; the list goes on. Outsourcing infrastructure:increasing regulatory pressure such as A business enabler & acceleratorsarbanes-oxley, rohs, weee and ifrs; and From upfront cost to affordablethe growing importance of green it and the monthly charge outsourcing back-end infrastructure to aassociated penalties of the new green tax. managed service provider frees time and independent editorial is increasingly citing the skilled it resource to focus on key front-endIncreased focus on total cost simple business logic of leveraging the operational imperatives.of ownership (TCO) managed service provider’s huge investment in its industrial grade infrastructure to these include aspects such as thethe progressive shift of power costs from guarantee business continuity, address optimisation of operations support systemsfacilities to it budgets is nudging companies regulatory issues and ensure data security (oss), crm and erp. it is perhaps no surpriseto re-think the total cost of in-house ownership compliance. it also commends the commercial then that many forward-looking it departmentsversus the managed service alternative. benefit by smoothing spend from painful now see managed services as an enabler &previously hidden costs are now being upfront cost (capex) to affordable monthly accelerator and not as threat to be pushed back.exposed: infrastructure costs such as backup payments (opex).power generators and fuel storage; chillers;security systems; fire suppression; racks;servers and cabling. more importantly, outsourcing back-end infrastructure to a managed service provider not only saves money, but releases time and skilled it resource to focus on more important front-end business applications.
YOUR DATA CENTRE HOSTING /HOSTING AS A CORE COMPETENCY WITHIN A COMPLETE MANAGED SERVICE PORTFOLIO /intechnology’s three state-of-the art intechnology also provides 24/365 ‘hands and this proposition embraces network services,data centres (dcs) provide highly secure, eyes’ support as a standard service for dc hosting, data services, hosted voice, hostedgeographically dispersed computing colocation and managed server customers. unified communications and calls & lines.environments with 24 hour a /c power; ups it provides the convenience of one-stopwith emergency generator backup; computer data centre hosting is a core and expanding outsourcing and a risk-free migration pathmonitored climate control for heating, ventilation element of intechnology’s £100m infrastructure. for customers to transition from old ways ofand air conditioning (hvac); fire detection & however, unlike many other managed service managing their it & comms requirements tosuppression and multi-layer security. providers, intechnology’s key value-add is that the new era of cloud based computing. dc hosting is just one important component of a complete end-to-end managed service proposition.There are two standard service options, ‘Colocation’ and ‘Private Suite’. However, we also offer completebespoke solutions where required. COLOCATION / this is a section of technical space (of not less than 1 full rack) within a shared area of our data centre. the space is enclosed by a partitioned parameter, secured with proximity security and monitored by cctv. we offer 1 x 42u rack as a minimum and from 8 to 32 amps dual feed. additional power and set-up charges may apply. PRIVATE SUITE / private suites can be tailored to a customer’s exact requirements, although a number are pre-configured for immediate availability. as standard the suites are accessed by proximity photo id cards and are also monitored by cctv.
FREE SPEND & STRATEGY REVIEW: 0800 983 2522 /OUR DATA CENTRES AT A GLANCE / HARROGATE / • 450 racks • ‘colocation’ & ‘private suites’ completely re-fitted in 2008 at a cost of over • 25,000 sq ft £3m. on-site facilities include rest areas, • n+1 restaurant and on-campus accommodation. • tier 3 standard • dual mains input • 3 x 1.5mw generators • carrier neutral • 24/365 monitoring LONDON 1 / • 375 racks • ‘colocation’ & ‘private suites’ purpose-built by level 3. world-class facility • 10,000 sq ft at goswell road in the heart of london, sw1. • n+1 • tier 3 standard • 7 x 1.5mw generators • carrier neutral • 24/365 in-house monitoring • 24/365 remote monitoring LONDON 2 / • 100 racks • ‘colocation’ & ‘private suites’ located within global switch’s flagship gs1 • 3,000 sq ft facility in london, e14. it has the largest diesel • n+1 rotary ups (drups) installation in the uk and • tier 2+ standard is europe’s largest purpose-built dc. • 37 x generators • carrier neutral • 24/365 in-house monitoring • 24/365 remote monitoring CHALLENGE US / data centre hosting is just one of the value-adding propositions within our managed services portfolio. to learn more about how we could help you cut cost, build agility and increase productivity put us to the test and ask for a FREE Spend & Strategy Review. Call: 0800 983 2522 mike heaps / email: email@example.com divisional director / data centres / Visit: www.intechnology.com All content correct at time of going to press.