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New Reading Dc Brochure

  1. 1. tomorrow’s data centretoday: reading.
  2. 2. new neXt generation data centre: reading HeLLo readingour new next generation facility in reading is the blueprint for the future of “energy efficient”technology and equipment. Built to tier 3 standards and with a focus on innovative powerusage, cooling, monitoring and maintenance, the data centre is designed to providereliable, secure and affordable colocation outside of central London and the m25 ring.The best available, proven equipment has been selected from leading vendors including new carrier grade Cisco ASR9000 routers,Cisco Nexus 7000 switches, Riello/Perkins generators (N+1), Rittal cold aisle pods and Weatherite air handling units. One of the key efficiency drivers at our Reading facility is free (or fresh) air cooling. For the reading coLocation: reading PriVate coLocation sUites: majority of the year, air handling units draw in ambient air from outside the data centre via intuitive window louvres, removing the need to cool the air with energy-hungry chiller units.Customers can use a section of technical space within this Private suites can be tailored to a customer’s exactshared data centre area – enclosed by a portioned perimeter, requirements, while some are pre-configured for immediatesecured with proximity security and monitored by CCTV. availability. Access by proximity photo ID cards comes asWe offer 42U colocation racks from 16 Amps to 32 Amps. standard and the suites are also monitored by CCTV. Upgrade options are also available. Power can also be tailored to exact First-cLass sUPPort and secUrity requirements with single-phase up to 32 Amps and three-phase up to 64 Amps available per footprint. Our Reading data centre is monitored We monitor everything from fuel levels Security is also monitored at two levels – at two levels, both on-site at Reading in generators to battery temperatures in locally and remotely. There are multiple and remotely via our Harrogate Service our Uninterrupted Power Supply. From layers of physical and firewall security In addition to colocation space, our Reading data centre also Management Centre. We monitor more the temperature in the pods to the air with instant alerts to our staff via the offers you access to virtual server hosting and a full suite of than 200 key metrics 24 hours a day, pressure in the entire building, no key advanced Building Management System. managed services. every day. metric is missed. The cost of energy is increasing exponentially year- on-year. It’s now more important than ever to act otHer intecHnoLogy data centres at a gLance responsibly and use the most efficient, reliable data centres available. And where our needs are Harrogate docKLands not met by existing sites we are committed to building our own – to a blueprint that protects • 450 racks • 25,000 sq ft • 100 racks • 2,750 sq ft us and our customers for years to come. • Up to 8KW per cabinet • Up to 2KW per rack • 2MVA power available • Colocation ad hosting options • Hands and eyes support 24/7/365 • Green energy from renewable sources • Connections to other major network providers • Hands and eyes support 24/7/365 • Direct access circuits to our 10Gb core network • Connectivity with the highest grade network providers • Access to virtual server hosting & managed services • Direct access circuits to our core network
  3. 3. POWER FIRE PROTECTION Up to 3MW of power is available, with between 1.5 and 8KW per cabinet. The site has an inert gas fire suppression system, in addition to a The facility also has N+1 backup generation, with an N+N UPS system. network-monitored fire detection system to enable proactive prevention. DATA CENTRE COST-EFFICIENCY COOLING CONNECTIVITY Our ultra-efficient ‘Free Air’ cooling system, including cold aisle Our Reading data centre is embedded within InTechnology’s highly At Reading we are aiming for a Power Unit Effectiveness (PUE*) rating of 1.25 or better. containment, will reduce cooling costs and environmental impact. resilient national network, with additional connectivity available to and Most UK data centres currently achieve only 2+. from all other major network providers. SECURITY Security guards man the Reading facility 24/365, while CCTV monitors CERTIFICATION 5% our data centre from the site itself, and also in our Harrogate HQ. The data centre is engineered for concurrent maintenance, within 10% Photo ID and access cards are required as part of a ‘single person’ Tier 3 guidelines. The facility is ISO and PCI compliant for physical 15% entry system, while an intruder alarm is fitted for full reassurance. hosting services. InTechnology will offer a 100% power availability guarantee, made possible through our strategic design and extensive infrastructure investment. Up to 8KW of power will always be available per cabinet via redundant feeds. 40% 50% 80% CHALLENGE US Data centre hosting is just one of the value-adding propositions within our managed services portfolio. To learn more about how our new facility could help you cut cost, build agility and increase productivity put us to the test and ask for a FREE Spend & Strategy Review.Most UK Data Centres PUE = 2.0 Reading Data Centre Target PUE =1.25 Call: 0800 983 2522 MIKE HEAPS email: challenge@intechnology.comPercentage of data centre running costs: IT Equipment Electrical System Cooling System DIVISIONAL DIRECTOR*PUE = Total Facility Power divided by IT Equipment Power DATA CENTRES Visit:
  4. 4. N DR WORTO READING DATA B3033 CENTRE WOR TON WO RT DR A33 AY ON IAL W How to find us: IMPER DR Exit the M4 at Junction 11. AY Take the A33 towards Reading. W AL RI PE IM 3 3 B30 Follow the A33 for a quarter of a mile, turning A33 right at the roundabout signposted Worton Grange Business Park onto Imperial Way. Follow Imperial Way and take the 1st left onto Worton Drive. M4 A33 The InTechnology data centre is approximately B3270 half a mile along the road, on the right, opposite Static Control Components Ltd. M4 SATNAV ref: A33 RG2 0TGInTechnology Head Office InTechnology Reading challenge@intechnology.comCentral House Commensus House www.intechnology.comBeckwith Knowle 3-5 Worton DriveHarrogate ReadingHG3 1UG RG2 0TGTel: +44 (0)1423 850 000 Tel: +44 (0)870 777 7778Fax: +44 (0)1423 850 001 Fax: +44 (0)870 777 7779 Certificate No. FS 578568 Certificate No. IS 578569