Vazata’s Carrollton data center is located at 4025 Midway Road Carrollton, TX 75007. The facility is an ideal data center for companies seeking high density colocation, disaster recovery centers, managed services with an emphasis on data center security in a metro Dallas data center.
The Vazata Carrollton Data Center #1 is a Tier III infrastructure facility with some Tier IV attributes. Vazata provides migration services from physical to virtual environment (colocation to cloud), through a solution called Vazata Cabinet. The Vazata Cabinet includes a 42U cabinet, redundant power feeds, 100 Mbps of bandwidth, 500 GB of storage and a free Virtual Server. This cabinet allows customers to colocate already owned physical hardware in Tier III FISMA compliant data center, and have a sizable amount of cloud infrastructure to utilize and use as their own solution. The customer can virtualize the physical infrastructure as a DR strategy with options to grow and test their virtual environment as and when required.
The Vazata data center provides 25,000 square feet of 32 inch raised floor data center space. The colocation services are provided through cabinets and caged space. The Carrollton Data Center #1 data center is designed and meets the compliance standards such as SSAE 16 SOC I Type II, SAS 70 Type II, HIPPA, PCI, SOX, FISMA, and DIACAP. The data center helps clients save on operating cost by meeting LEED Silver design, utilizing Hot Aisle/Cold Aisle configurations to effectively direct cool air into servers and hot air into return streams, balancing air flow. The data center has a 24 x 7 x 365 monitoring through NOC, security guards presence, and biometric authentication. The Vazata data center has a Dual interlock dry pipe fire suppression system with smoke detection under and below the raised flooring in the data center.
3.3 MW of power are fed from both the Dallas County power grid as well as the Denton County, TX power grid. Power is served by two substations with diverse entry paths into the building. Power failure is protected through 8 x 750 KVA UPS systems with battery bank, and automatic transfer to 5 x 2000 kW diesel generator with 48,000 gallons onsite fuel storage. The cooling is configured as 2N with 30 ton units on the floor to control the temperature and humidity in the data center.
The Texas data center provides high performance Blade Servers with fiber channeled SAN storage access. Fiber enters the building through two separate entrances on different sides of the facility. The facility has multi-mode and single-mode fiber conduits (redundant pathways) to the meet-me-room. The data center is a carrier neutral facility and offers connectivity to carriers including AT&T, Time Warner Telecom, and Verizon. Dark fiber connects the facility to 1950 Stemmons, 2323 Bryan and 400 Akard. The data center has 24 x 7 x 365 help desk and onsite support.
Carrollton, TX 75007
Vazata – Carrollton Data Center #1 Highlights
- Tier III Infrastructure
- 25,000 Square Feet of 32 Inches of Raised Floor
- Cabinets and Caged Space
- LEED Silver Design
- SSAE 16 SOC I Type II, SAS 70 Type II Certified
- PCI, HIPPA, and FISMA Compliant
- Security Guards, CCTV and Biometric Authentication
- Vazata Cabinet (Customized Solution)
- vStructure Managed Virtual Servers and Hybrid Services
- VMware Based Virtual Environment
- Multi Tiered, RAID Enabled Fiber Channel SAN Storage
- High Performance Blade Server Computing
- Hot Aisle/Cold Aisle
- Redundant Power Feed
- 8 x 750 KVA UPS System
- 5 x 2000 kw Generators
- 2N Configured Cooling System
- Dry Pipe Fire Suppression System
- Smoke Detection Above and Below the Raised Floor
- Carrier Neutral Facility with No Metered Commitment
- Dark Fiber Connectivity Options
- 24 x 7 x 365 Help Desk