Wowrack Seattle data center #2 is located at 2001 6th Ave., and is one of two data centers in Seattle, WA. The data center is located in the one of the premier NAPs (Network Access Point) along the west coast, Seattle’s own Westin Building. The Westin is one of the largest neutral carrier hotels with direct telecommunication interconnects to Asian, European, Canadian, and other American networks. The data center is SSAE 16 SOC-I Type II certified and has excellent security features like 24×7 video surveillance, elevator access level security, locked cabinets and suites, and security personnel schedule rounds at pre determined time. The authorized access to the data centers is granted through key cards and biometric scanners. The unauthorized access to the data center is strictly schedule and escorted by Wowrack Staff. The data center has redundant UPS system to provide emergency power to the equipment and automatic transfer of load to auto started back up generators. The data center has multiple service contracts with local fuel companies in the event of a city wide power loss. The N+1 configured HVAC units have been installed to properly maintain the cooling and humidity in the data center. The fire suppression sprinkler system with pre action dry pipe is installed in the data center. FM 200 fire suppression system is installed in some areas of data center.
Colocation services are provided through cabinets (1U, 10U, 20U, 42U), caged space and private suites upto 5,000 square feet. The circuits to cabinets with multiple power densities are offered and include 20 A @ 110V, 20 A @ 208V, 30 A @ 110V, and 30 A @ 208V. The data center is a carrier neutral facility and is directly peered with over 100 other networks which include the largest ISP’s, corporations and Internet organizations. The Westin is also the proud home of the Global Meet-Me-Room (MMR), the SIX (Seattle Internet eXchange), and the Pacific Northwest GigaPop; the organization that plays a crucial role in Internet connectivity. The facility is running on 100% fully redundant Cisco enterprise network with BGP and HSRP protocols. The data center has multi Gbps and 10 Gbps capable backbone providers, and flow control protocols are enabled to ensure high network services level with low latencies and high availability. The staff monitors the infrastructure 24x7x365 to ensure SLA and system availability, and include professionals with major industry certifications.
Seattle, WA 98121