If we all did the things we are capable of, we would astound
          ourselves.                            Thomas Edison
Putting things into perspective …




          By 2010, the
               world
           will have 4
         billion ...
Why do we need Data Centres?


 People                 Web Content
What happens outside the DC




                   Internet
What happens inside the DC

 Internet                       Data Centre

                  Routing and Switching       Ser...
Data Centres are:




            Accommodation for
            servers
What you will see:


UPS and Power Systems

Cabinets of Servers

Cooling and Air Conditioning systems

Physical Security S...
How does the African Internet work
Enjoy the Tour
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What you should know before going on a Data Centre tour

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Before you tour the RSAWeb Data Centre you need to understand the context we find ourselves. These slides were used at the ODMA course before we toured the facility.

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  • What you should know before going on a Data Centre tour

    1. 1. If we all did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves. Thomas Edison
    2. 2. Putting things into perspective … By 2010, the world will have 4 billion internet users.
    3. 3. Why do we need Data Centres? People Web Content
    4. 4. What happens outside the DC Internet
    5. 5. What happens inside the DC Internet Data Centre Routing and Switching Servers
    6. 6. Data Centres are: Accommodation for servers
    7. 7. What you will see: UPS and Power Systems Cabinets of Servers Cooling and Air Conditioning systems Physical Security Systems Routers and Switches
    8. 8. How does the African Internet work
    9. 9. Enjoy the Tour

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