Flexential’s Richmond data center is located at 8851-B Park Central Drive, Richmond, VA 23227. The data center is a tile slab construction designed for flooding, hurricanes, and seismic activity. The data center offers colocation, cloud services, managed services, and disaster recovery services.
Flexential offers comprehensive colocation solutions with half and full cabinet space, customized cage space, and private suites. The data center provides 10,500 square feet of 24 inches raised floor space with overhead cable management and subfloor power distribution. The data center is regularly audited in accordance with SSAE 16 SOC 1 and SOC 3, ISO 27001, ISAE 3402, and AT-101 requirements; and can help customers meet the requirements of regulatory compliance acts such as Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), HIPAA/HITECH, PCI DSS and Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLBA). The data center security features onsite trained staff, 24x7x365 video surveillance, combination lock access for cabinets, biometric fingerprint readers, and proximity card access with PIN code. The facility uses dual fire suppression including dry pipe and HFC-125 gas based fire suppression with VESDA control for any fire spark.
Flexential Richmond data center 1 offers a reliable and fault tolerant power infrastructure with all critical power components in redundant configurations. The data center provides conditioned AC power. The critical infrastructure is protected by redundant UPS system on the loss of utility power that is backed up by redundant 2,000 kW diesel generators. The data center provides the power density of 200 watts per square feet. The cooling and humidity in the data center is maintained through multiple Liebert CRAC units. The facility has raised floor cooling with cold aisle containment to help reduce energy costs.
Flexential’s 8851-B Park Central Drive data center is a carrier neutral facility with multiple Tier I providers. The data center has dual fiber entry points from OC-12 up to OC-192, and Internet/Network access options including DS-1, DS-3, or OC-X. The facility has multiple physical connectivity options including 100 Mbps, 1 Gbps, and 10 Gbps network ports. The data center has Cisco service provider network architecture with ASR 9000 and 7600 series routers providing core routing functionalities, and Nexus 7000 and Catalyst 6500 switches at distribution layer. The data center provides 100 % network uptime, and offers burstable services to accommodate unforeseen or seasonal demand. The facility also provides Metro Ethernet at 10/100/1000 Mbps. 24x7x365 NOC technical staff provides the support and helpdesk services, and monitoring services.
Flexential is a powerful combination of Peak 10 + ViaWest, that helps organizations optimize their journey of IT transformation while simultaneously balancing cost, scalability, compliance and security. The company is committed to building trusted relationships and delivering tailored solutions that suit the individual needs of its customers. Utilizing its people, values and reliable performance, Flexential is deeply invested in the success of its 4,200+ customers, who trust it to deliver core data center solutions of colocation and connectivity, as well as cloud and managed solutions. Flexential’s robust suite of assets span 21 domestic and international markets and comprises 41 highly redundant and connectivity-rich data centers.
Flexential stands for something not often found in the world of IT transformation: the human touch. The best infrastructure solutions aren’t about infrastructure, they’re about people. With a mission to accelerate customer success through people and technology, we build trusted relationships and deliver tailored, value-added and reliable solutions to demonstrate the power of people in a technical world.
Richmond, VA 23227
Flexential – Richmond Data Center Highlights
- Tile Slab Construction
- Designed for Flooding, Hurricanes and Seismic Activity
- Half and Full Cabinet Space
- Customized Cage Space
- Private Suites
- 10,500 Square Feet 24 Inches Raised Floor Space
- Overhead Cable Management and Subfloor Power Distribution
- Certifications and Compliance
- SSAE 16 SOC 1 and SOC 3
- ISO 27001
- ISAE 3402
- Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)
- PCI DSS
- Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLBA)
- Onsite Trained Staff
- 24x7x365 Video Surveillance
- Combination Lock Access for Cabinets
- Biometric Fingerprint Readers
- Proximity Card Access with PIN Code
- Fire Detection and Suppression System
- Dry Pipe
- VESDA Control
- Critical Power Components in Redundant Configurations
- Conditioned AC Power
- Redundant UPS System
- Redundant 2,000 kW Diesel Generators
- Power Density of 200 Watts Per Square Feet
- Multiple Liebert CRAC Units
- Raised Floor Cooling with Cold Aisle Containment
- Carrier Neutral Facility
- Multiple Tier I Providers
- Dual Fiber Entry Points From OC-12 Up To OC-192
- Internet/Network Access Options Including DS-1, DS-3, Or OC-X
- Cisco Service Provider Network Architecture
- ASR 9000 and 7600 Series Routers
- Nexus 7000 and Catalyst 6500 Switches
- 100 % Network Uptime
- Metro Ethernet at 10/100/1000 Mbps
- 24x7x365 NOC Technical Staff