Infrastructure

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Speed, security and continuity are crucial to your business operations. That is why our co-located enterprise-grade infrastructure is redundant, bullet proof and utilizes the latest technologies to ensure industry-leading uptime.

Data Center Overview

  • Primary data center – Boston, Massachusetts
  • Carrier-class facility
  • SSAE16 – SOC I certified
  • Built to NSA and DOD specifications
  • 920,000 sq. ft. – 800,000 interior and 120,000 mechanical
  • 80+ Telcos

Electricity/Power

  • 30 MW of live power with 50 MW master-planned
  • 8 underground power feeders with diverse paths
  • 26 generators
  • 88,000 gallons of diesel fuel (3+ days), priority fuel contracts
  • All eLynxx Solutions equipment configured with dual PS or ATS to A/B redundant circuits

Connectivity

  • Over 80 network providers and the only “Carrier Hotel” in the region
  • Underground network backbone – 6 diverse fiber points, 11 dark fiber providers
  • Diverse Internet service via BGP and multiple Tier 1 providers

HVAC

  • 21 Liebert units at 20-ton each
  • Computer Room Air Conditioning (CRAC) fed from dual generators

Fire Detection

  • Spot smoke detectors above and below floor
  • VESDA laser particle analysis

Security

  • 24 x 7 x 365 security staff
  • 70+ motion-activated cameras, digital recording, 90-day tape retention
  • Biometric and proximity card access control

Network Architecture

  • Built for enterprise technology
  • Powered by Cisco, F5, Riverbed, HP/TippingPoint
  • VRF-based model ensures security
  • All devices 2N or N+1 architecture
  • Servers networked to multiple cores
  • Separation of VPN, Internet and MPLS
  • Segemented load balancing, SSL acceleration and web compression

Storage

  • Database Tier: HA HP StoreServ high-density fiber channel SAN
  • Application Tier: HA NetApp FAS NAS arrays
  • Thin provisioning and snapshot cloning lowers cost and improves response time
  • High-Performance 15K FC Drives

Backups

  • Symantec NetBackup for backup management (logging for SOX compliance)
  • Weekly full backups and nightly incremental backups
  • Oracle ZFS disk backups nightly to Salt Lake City DC
  • Quantum encrypted tape backups; offsite storage to Iron Mountain

Disaster Recovery Architecture

  • Failover facility – Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Redundant Gig-E lines replicate data between Boston and Salt Lake data centers
  • Seven business day standard disaster recovery

Our Team

  • A 24-hour technical staff (electricians, HVAC, and telco technicians) with manned security
  • Network personnel experienced in running 24x7x365 operations supporting tens of thousands of clients
  • Network technicians are thoroughly experienced in managing and monitoring enterprise-level networks
  • Around the clock response to issues affecting our clients

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