Consolidated Communications’s Fargo data center is located at 3312 42nd Street South, Suite 100, Fargo, ND 58104. The data center provides a resilient, feature rich and cost effective server hosting solutions, and ensures high availability for applications, databases, storage, business continuity, and colocation.
Consolidated Communications offers colocation services through full 45U secured cabinet and half 22U lockable cabinet. The data center provides 1,700 square feet of cement slab floor space. The data center provides internal and external building CCTV surveillance 24 x 7 x 365. The facility has card key entry for data center floor, and door position switches and request to exit motion sensors on all doors. The data center utilizes ANSUL fixed nozzle fire suppression using 3Mâ„¢ Novecâ„¢ 1230 fire protection fluid for any fire spark. The data center uses smoke detectors for an early detection and alert, and also VESDA system for continuous air sampling.
Fargo data center is a reliable power infrastructure. The standard 110V 20 A power is provided in the cabinet with alternate power options available on request. The 3 x 80 kVA UPS system protects the system on the power failure. The standby power is provided by commercial grade 650 kW diesel generator on the loss of utility power. The cooling and humidity in data center is controlled 3 xÂ Data Aire HVAC units. HVAC and fire suppression systems are 100 percent backed by dual UPS systems. The temperature and humidity controlled is constantly monitored by alarms.
The data center is a carrier neutral facility with multiple GigE interfaces to Tier 1 Internet service providers. The facility has dual fiber entrances and dual path fiber optic SONET network. The data center providesÂ carrier grade Ethernet. The 24 x 7 x 365 NOC provides support and helpdesk services, and remote hands services.
Enventis, now merged with Consolidated Communications was a leading communications solution provider in the upper Midwest, connecting businesses and consumers with advanced integrated communication solutions. Enventis offered a wide array of communication services over its multi-state, fiber network spanning more than 4,100 route miles, including business data, voice, IP, managed and hosted services and equipment solutions. Enventis’ network is the most extensive in Minnesota, with fiber throughout the state and metro rings in major business centers, providing customers with a high-bandwidth, highly available, self-healing platform. Enventis serves customers ranging from residential, business and enterprise to service providers and carriers. As a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, Enventis also provides IT consulting, IP telephony, high capacity transport services and MPLS. Consolidated Communications also provides fiber based transport and access services to regional and national telecommunications carriers, LECs, ISPs, wireless carriers and other service providers. The company also offers residential broadband Internet, Digital TV and voice services to 34 communities across southern Minnesota, northwest Iowa and Urbandale, Iowa. Founded in 1898, the company has a rich history of serving customers for more than 115 years. Enventis was a subsidiary of HickoryTech (NASDAQ: HTCO), with headquarters located in Mankato, MN.
Fargo, ND 58104
Consolidated Communications – Fargo Data Center Highlights
- Full 45U Secured Cabinet
- Half 22U Lockable Cabinet
- 1,700 Square Feet of Space
- Internal and External Building CCTV Surveillance 24 x 7 x 365
- Card Access Entry for Data Center Floor
- Door Position Switches and Request to Exit Motion Sensors on All Doors
- ANSUL Fixed Nozzle Fire Suppression
- VESDA Control
- Smoke Detectors
- Fully Redundant A and B Systems
- Standard 110V 20 A Power with Alternate Power Options Available
- 3 x 80 kVA UPS System
- Commercial Grade 650 kW Diesel Generator
- 3 x Data Aire HVAC units
- HVAC and Fire Suppression Systems Backed by Dual UPS Systems
- Carrier Neutral Facility
- Dual Fiber Entrances
- Carrier Grade Ethernet
- 24 x 7 x 365 NOC
- Remote Hands Services