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Fire detection is provided by smoke detection systems above and below the raised floor. Fire suppression is provided by the pre-action sprinkler systems and a FM 200® system, and portable fire extinguishers located in strategic locations throughout the Data Centers.
Water sensors are installed under the raised floors of the Data Centers. A monitoring panel indicates the presence and location of any water at the floor drains under the raised floor. If water is detected, an audible and visual alert is communicated to the Facilities department and/or the local operations desk.
Air conditioning units , power distribution units, and other environmental equipment are monitored. Abnormal indications are sent to the alarm station at the local operations center or the Security Desk.
Power for computer operations and other essential equipment is supported by Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems. The UPS systems provide continuous power for the Data Centers’ computers, without any interruption or outside intervention.
Generators to provide a substitute for commercial power in the event of a service interruption.
Customers/visitors must sign in prior to gaining access to the facility and sign out when exiting. Customers/visitors must present a government-issued photo ID. Escort Required. Badges do not open any doors into the raised floor area. Contractor, customer, and visitor badges, which can access the raised floor area from the front and rear, are signed in and out each day.
Personnel are onsite 24/7/365 days a year to monitor access at each facility. All security is monitored from a central location (NOC) within each facility. All entrances and exits to the facility are protected by an electronic cardkey and/or master key system.
Customer-owned hardware, servers, and network devices in the Data Center raised floor area are secured in locked cabinets, cages, or suites. Keys to customer cabinets are stored in the NOC at each facility.
SunGard has installed security cameras in several areas in and around the facilities to proactively monitor the activity in and around the facilities and Data Center raised floor areas. Through CCTV, the cameras are displayed in the NOC for the Operations team to monitor. Monitors in the NOC record and display the CCTV. NOC personnel rotate the recording media as necessary in order to maintain a 30-day archive of video activity.