Are you considering a new location for a new or existing data centre? Maybe you are weighing up the suitability of a green field location for the construction of a new design and build project? Or the relocation of business office space to new premises?
Data Centre Site Selection
Our data centre site selection survey can highlight the true potential of a site. As well as other factors, we’ll examine and report on the capacity for the incoming building services (such as power and fibre connectivity) that are required for your new data centre.
Our data centre site selection survey is a cost effective way of determining the suitability of an identified location or building before considering a large capital data centre investment. We will carry out a full suitability report, showing our findings, recommendations, and conclusions.
With our data centre site selection survey you’ll have all the information you need to decide on the purchase of premises or commitment to a lengthy business lease. Alongside the building services, we will also review and comment on the basic fabric and construction of the building you have in mind.
This would typically include assessing the suitability of surrounding areas, such as available space, security and access. We’ll also examine any other constraints that may adversely affect the surrounding environment, or impose restrictions or possible rejection of a planning application required for a data centre facility.
Our data centre site selection service would also include working with the local electrical network provider on HV networks, planning consent and applications for external plants, acoustics, environmental reports, and fibre connectivity feasibility studies.
What You Can Expect From Our Data Centre Site Selection Survey:
Introduction and objectives, Management summary, Geographic, Roads, Rail, & Airports, Flood & COMAH risks, Buildings & premises, Construction Factors, HV & LV Power, Fibre connectivity, Environmental impact, Conclusions & budget pricing.
Does it matter where I locate my data centre?
Well does it matter? Choosing a data centre to host a business’s data is no small undertaking. Where data is stored is of high importance for number of reasons. Data is digital information stored on computer servers and when accessed is carried across networks. Even though data is not physical – the infrastructure and power needed in the process of storing and transferring are. Where data is stored and accessed is affected by the following factors; Local Infrastructure, Power Resources and Geographical Location.
Data Centre Site Selection
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We can tailor a bespoke data centre site selection solution for you.