Boston bos-020 data center

Boston BOS-020 Data Center: 20 Overland Street, Boston, MA Contact us and book a tour

Data Center BOS-020 in Boston, MA

Building Features

  • 62,622 sq. ft. of total facility space
  • 25,032 sq. ft. of raised DC floor space

Environmental Controls

  • Environmental heat reject system consists of (32) individual units for a total of 730 tons of air and has dual compressors for increased control and diversity
  • Units are located within the raised floor area and equipped with IR humidifiers and dehumidifiers
  • Units maintain an average space temperature of 68°F at 45% relative humidity
  • Air filtration is accomplished by pre-filters and high efficiency air filters; power redundancy and generator back up
  • HVAC units monitored via Building Monitoring System (BMS) for high and low temperatures and humidity, loss of airflow or clogged filtration, and compressor or fan failure
  • Environmental control alarms are connected to the main security panel



  • Network connectivity with Sungard AS facilities provides maximum flexibility
  • AVAYA Aura VOIP telephony
  • Automated attendant
  • Automatic call distribution, voice mail, and call recording
  • Dedicated and on-demand services
  • Sungard AS global network access
  • Shared circuit services
  • OC48 fiber capacity
  • Diverse routing to the street

Power Management

  • Dual 13.2kv utility feeds, Dual 13.2kv substations, 480v 4,000 amp distribution system and emergency power generation system
  • 13.2kv utility feeds provided by NSTAR; 13.2kv distribution systems switch gear tied together by an automatic tie breaker
  • (2) Utility substations allow step down voltage to 480v with 4,000 amps and provide TVSS (Transient surge protection) per USS
  • Power Distribution Units (PDU), static switches, Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), and a Utility Service Bus (USB) continue the diverse distributed system
  • Emergency power generation system consists of (2) closed transition Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS), Emergency Service Bus (ESB), and redundant diesel generation

Physical Security

  • ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification
  • State-of-the-art system, trained security personnel, and over (32) closed circuit television cameras (CCTV) across facility
  • Access doors are monitored and alarmed for tamper protection
  • Visitors required to sign in at security desk and given a visitors badge. The security personnel will log all authorized visitors into our automated building access tracking database. Visitors will be escorted through the data center facilities at all times with an authorized Sungard AS representative
  • Security staffed Monday through Friday
  • CCTV system records and monitors activity inside and outside facilities; outside cameras designed with motion sensors