SunGard Chicago data center (CHI-3100) is located at 3100 Arnold Lane, Northbrook, IL 60062. Private conference rooms are available for group meetings, individual discussions and planning. A common break room is available within the center and several places to eat are available within a few mile radius. This business continuity data center offers recovery and hotsite services, workforce continuity, messaging and collaboration, and network and managed security services.
The data center has implemented the ISO certified procedure and controls. The data center provides 25,000 square feet of total space including 900 square feet of raised floor space and 236 finished workstations. 24 to 30 inches raised flooring provides underfloor cooling and power distribution. The data center security features 24 x 7 onsite security staff, CCTV video and infrastructure monitoring, locked cabinet and cages, and is biometric and multi-level key card secured.
Northbrook data center provides full power redundancy from N+1 up to 2N+1, and offers 100% SLA on power. The immediate power failure is protected by dual UPS system. The standby power is provided by catalytic reduction equipped generators. The data center uses ASCO Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS). The cooling and humidity in the data center is controlled by N+1 chiller system and N+1 CRAC units including variable speed, impeller cooling system. The data center uses 12 feet ceilings with closed plenum hot air return and hot and cold aisle cabinet design. The facility uses automated power monitoring and management system, and state of the art building monitoring system (BMS).
The data center is a carrier neutral facility with connectivity to multiple service providers. The data center provides DS3 SGN connection, DS3 VNet (Juniper) connection for LAN bridge and Web Redirect capabilities up to 100Mbps, Nortel Option 81C PBX with 236 digital stations, voice mail, automated attendant, and ACD functionality and 72 audio recorded positions available. The facility uses 3 Tier ladder system for copper and fiber networks. 24 x 7 x 365 onsite NOC provides the support and helpdesk services to its customers.
SunGard is one of the world’s leading software and technology services companies. SunGard is comprised of four businesses – Availability Services, Financial Systems, K-12 Education and Public Sector. The name of the company originally was an initialism which stood for Sun Guaranteed Access to Recovered Data, a reference to the disaster recovery business it helped pioneer. SunGard has more than 17,000 employees and serves approximately 25,000 customers in more than 70 countries. With annual revenue of about $4.0 billion, SunGard is the largest privately held software and services company and is ranked 480 on the Fortune 500. The company was founded in 1982, and is headquartered in Wayne, PA.
The company’s Availability Services segment portfolio includes business continuity planning, managed recovery, enterprise cloud computing services, colocation, online backup, continuity management software, and consulting. SunGard Availability Services has 5 million square feet of data center and operations space. SunGard Financial Systems segment provides mission critical software and IT services to institutions in virtually every segment of the financial services industry. The primary purpose of these systems is to automate the many detailed processes associated with trading, managing investment portfolios and accounting for investment assets. This segment primarily serves financial services institutions, corporate and government treasury departments, and energy. SunGard Financial Systems helps 15,000 customers in more than 70 countries. SunGard K-12 Education provides district wide software solutions designed to help teachers, administrators and parents support student achievement. SunGard K-12 Education delivers a single integrated suite of software products, and its K-12 Education software solutions currently support over 8 million K-12 students in the United States. SunGard Public Sector segment is a leading provider of software and services for local governments, public safety and justice agencies and nonprofits. SunGard Public Sector products impact more than 115 million citizens in North America.
Northbrook, IL 60062
SunGard – Chicago Data Center (CHI-3100) Highlights
- Private Conference Rooms
- Common Break Room
- ISO Certified Procedure and Controls
- 25,000 Square Feet of Total Space
- 900 Square Feet of Raised Floor Space
- 236 Finished Workstations
- 24 to 30 Inches Raised Flooring
- 24 x 7 Onsite Security
- CCTV Video and Infrastructure Monitoring
- Locked Cabinet and Cages
- Biometric Scan
- Multi-Level Key Card
- 100% SLA On Power
- N+1 upto 2N+1 Power Infrastructure
- Dual UPS System
- Catalytic Reduction Equipped Generators
- N+1 Chiller System and N+1 CRAC Units
- Hot and Cold Aisle Cabinet Design
- Automated Power Monitoring and Management System
- State of the Art Building Monitoring System (BMS)
- Carrier Neutral Facility
- DS3 SGN connection
- DS3 VNet (Juniper) connection for LAN bridge
- Web Redirect Capabilities upto 100Mbps
- Nortel Option 81C PBX with 236 Digital Stations
- Voice Mail, Automated Attendant, and ACD Functionality
- 3 Tier Ladder System for Copper and Fiber Networks
- 24 x 7 x 365 Onsite NOC