In production since 2008, VISI’s Madison co-location facility is 46,000 square feet, housed on 5 acres, and is located at 5515 Nobel Drive, Fitchburg WI. The facility is purpose built, with a 3,350 square foot network operations center on site. In addition to having access to the facility 24 hours a day, 365 days a year clients also have access to a grade level loading dock as well access to over 150 parking spaces.
Inside, clients have access to private suites, cages and cabinet configurations. The infrastructure is powered by 2 diverse path utility feeds which provide over 6 megawatts of power to the facility. The UPS system is 2N with 10+ hours of on-site fuel storage for the N+1 back up generators, with multiple priority refueling contracts. For network access, the data center is carrier neutral with dual entrances to the telecommunications room which allows clients access to multiple carriers.
Security is multi-level, with biometric and card systems controlling access, and digital video monitoring all entrances and exits. The facility is also staffed with security officers 24 x 7. In addition to the on-site network operations center, fire detection (VESDA) and fire suppression (FM 200 Clean Agent) systems protect on-site IT assets.
Based in Eden Prairie Minnesota, VISI manages and operates 5 data centers throughout the Midwestern United States, including data centers in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. All of their data centers are certified Tier III facilities, and each data center is SSAE 16 audited to ensure client’s data is secure and accessible. Because of their data centers’ midwestern locations, clients benefit from reliable, low cost utility power as well as safe and secure geographic areas.
In addition to its co-location services, VISI also offers clients an array of additional IT management services including managed and hosting services, cloud computing and data storage and backup. VISI’s clients range from small to large sized businesses and span multiple industries including health care, financial, retail and government.
Fitchburg, WI 53711
VISI – Madison Wisconsin Data Center Highlights
- Total facility size is 46,000 square feet, data center space is 16,100 square feet
- Loading dock
- 150+ parking spaces on site.
- Carrier neutral facility
- Tier III certified
- Multiple 2500 kVA transformers.