CASE STUDY: ARM 6 REFURBISHMENT

REFURBISHMENT OF HQ SERVER ROOM

Data Centre Refurbishment For Arm HQ

November 2020, ARM began the search for a complete refurbishment for one of their HQ data centres. This required a company with exceptional experience and expertise in Data centre Design & Migration who could also advise throughout the process. Shortly after the tender was released they began working with INFINITI who completed not only within the budget but on time. Delivering with full compliance and a hassle-free installation across the works scope.

Location
Cambridge, UK

ARM HQ

Challenge. 

Data Centre Design and Build to improve existing data centre infrastructure quality.

November 2020, ARM began the search for a complete refurbishment for one of their HQ data centres. This required a company with exceptional experience and expertise in Data centre Design & Migration who could also advise throughout the process. 

Shortly after the tender was released they began working with INFINITI who completed not only within the budget but on time. 

Delivering with full compliance and a hassle-free installation across the works scope. ARM required a company that could not only work under strict authorization and within an live environment but deliver a team they could trust to get on with the work required and who would tick all the compliance boxes within the given time and budget.

Solution.

Shortly after the careful and thorough selection process to carry out the work, INFINITI who was selected went straight to work on the design of this new project. The work included; 

  • Design & Refurbishment of data centre at Arm HQ.
  • Installation of composite panelling system for 1- hour fire rated room with high security panelling 
  • Provision of UPS 20kA, and electrical systems, design and build of electric systems 
  • Refurbishment of one-hour fire rated block up doorways, security door and heavy duty anti-static vinyl flooring 
  • Environmental Monitoring System and certified CAT6 data systems within the data centre. 
  • Installation of anti-static vinyl flooring 
  • Specialist guidance throughout the process 
  • Design of a class 2 CPNI base and a SR4 security rated modular composite data centre structure

Results.

INFINITI completed the project to specification, within budget, and most importantly, within the deadlines involved. The client was able to migrate all existing rack equipment back to its new refurbished IT infrastructure. 

  • A successful long-term virtualized solution to support future expansion. 
  • Easy management and efficiency 
  • Current and future compliance – meeting global standards and regulations now and in the future 
  • A competitive solution that meets timescales and budget requirements 
  • Deep understanding of the work required from the initial scope document 
  • No disruption to business 
  • A highly visible and friendly team

Testimonials.

“INFINITI not only completed the desired work within the budget and time given but, overcame the limitations within a live environment"
Overseeing Project Manager 


"This data centre refurbishment project is a testament of what can be achieved when both client and contractor work together in tandem”
Peter Sands, Managing Director, INFINITI


As a data centre provider offering both consultancy and building services, Infiniti can help offer
guidance and support on the best options for your business.

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