Data Center and Workplace Recovery Center, Elland, UK

Services Provided

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Building Features

  • 89,400 sq. ft. overall facility
  • 37,000 sq. ft. of raised floor
  • 470 Workplace Recovery seats
  • 5 customer conference and meeting rooms, office space and lounge areas
  • ISO/IEC 27001, ISO20000 backed security access controls
  • 24/7 Sungard AS control center with on-site 24/7 technical staff

Address

Unit J1
Lowfields Way
Lowfields Business Park
Elland, West Yorkshire 
HX5 9DA

Environmental Controls

  • Minimum N+1 redundancy on chilled water cooling system
  • Temperature in data centre space maintained at (22°C +/–2°C)
  • Humidity maintained at 50% (+/– 10%)
  • Analogue addressable fire detection system in all areas (BS6266)
  • Aspirated early warning smoke detection system (monitored 24x7x365)
  • Dry pipe, double knock sprinkler system controlled by pre-action valves in the data center

Connectivity

  • Network connectivity with other global Sungard AS facilities provides maximum flexibility and greater diversity & resilience of communications providers
  • Meshed, multi-vendor Internet and hyperscale cloud transit and private circuit connectivity 
  • Multiple access building entry points for diverse routing of communications
  • Multiple physical customer handoff (copper, single and multi-mode fiber)
  • Redundant internal network distribution platforms
  • Roof space for satellite communications

Physical Security

  • ISO/IEC 27001 certified procedures and controls
  • ISO 20000 certified
  • Integrated card reader security system
  • CCTV video and infrastructure monitoring throughout the facility
  • Proximity access control system
  • Secure managed loading bay
  • 24/7 on site staffing and security service 

Power Management

  • Mains power 2 x 9MVA supplies to the CER areas
  • Dual Diverse supply distributed via 11kV ring main units
  • Minimum N+1 redundancy on power
  • Uninterruptible power systems (130+ UPS's)
  • Diesel backup generators in N+1 configuration (2.5MVA per unit)
  • 72,000 Liters of fuel stored on site for generators
  • Automated power monitoring and management