Located in Baltimore’s Tide Point complex, along with multiple technology-driven businesses, Expedient Communications Baltimore data center is located at 1050 Hull Street, Baltimore MD 21230.
The Expedient Tide Point data center offers clients a stable and secure environment for their IT infrastructure needs. The facility is 22,000 square feet, with 11,000 square feet of raised floor space. The facility’s operations support center is fully staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and clients have access to the facility at all hours. Video surveillance, biometric hand scanners and key card access provide a multi-layered security structure at all times. Inside, state of the art fire suppression systems are also in place, which include a VESDA smoke detection system, FM-200 fire suppression agent and a dry pipe set up. The operations control center also closely monitors temperature and humidity.
The power infrastructure at the facility is backed by a Liebert UPS system as well as three 1,000 kilowatt Caterpillar diesel generators, which are tested weekly. Dual power feeds also provide the data center redundant power sources in the case of a utility failure. The cooling system includes 16 CRAC units and air handlers for up to 410 tons of cooling. The network infrastructure is also state of the art, and for clients, includes direct access to multiple Tier 1 internet providers. Expedient’s high availability network includes firewalls and load balancers, and multiple Expedient data centers are connected via a 10Gbps fiber optic ring. On site engineers are also available 24 hours a day to provide network support.
Expedient operates 11 data centers throughout the mid-western and Eastern United States, for a total of 200,000 square feet of data center space. Each facility is fully SSAE-16 audited, and adheres to PCI compliance. In addition to its co-location services, Expedient also offers clients additional services such as cloud computing, managed servers and backups, load balancing and managed exchanged email.
Baltimore, MD 21230
Expedient Communications – Baltimore TidePoint Datacenter Highlights
- Advanced fire suppression system
- 22,000 square feet with 11,000 square feet of 18 inch raised floor
- 16 total CRAC cooling systems
- 6 UPS auto failover systems and on-site Diesel generator
- 24×7 on site monitoring and secure access
- VESDA air sampling system