TC5 - Birmingham Data Center and Workplace Recovery Center

Keep your business functions and applications safe and available in resilient colocation data centers and Workplace recovery sites.

Data Center and Workplace Recovery Center, Birmingham, UK

Services Provided

  • Colocation Services
  • Managed Hosting Services
  • Network Services
  • Security Services
  • Cloud Services
  • Enterprise Application Services
  • Cloud and Physical IT Recovery


Building Features

  • 69,000 sq. ft. overall facility
  • 15,500 sq. ft. raised floor
  • 1 service elevator (2,000 lbs)
  • 2 customer conference rooms
  • 24/7 data center operations support

Environmental Controls

  • Minimum N+1 redundancy on chilled water cooling system
  • Cooling at N+1 = 874kW
  • Temperature in data center space maintained at 22°C +/-3°C)
  • Humidity maintained at 35% (+/-15%)
  • Analogue fire detection system in all areas
  • Gas Fire suppression
  • BMS monitoring

Physical Security

  • ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified procedures and controls
  • Integrated card reader security system
  • CCTV video and infrastructure monitoring throughout the facility
  • Data is retained for 31 days
  • Interior/Exterior monitoring
  • Monitored and alarmed access doors
  • Biometrics for Managed Services


  • Network connectivity with other global Sungard AS facilities provides maximum flexibility
  • Access to multiple communication providers delivered from Sungard managed TELCO rooms
  • Multiple entry access points for diverse routing
  • Roof space for satellite communications
  • Cloud connectivity direct to multiple hyperscale cloud providers

Power Management

  • Minimum N+1 redundancy on power
  • Diverse supply via dual (A & B) 11kV ring main units
  • 34 No-Break UPS sets
  • 2 x 2.25MVA 415V generators with 2 x 17,000 litres of fuel
  • Provision for 20,000 litres every 6 hours

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