Charlotte Data Center

The SSAE 16 (formerly known as SAS 70 Type II) certified data center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina, has over 17,000 square feet of raised floor data center space.

Enterprise Hosting provides colocation and managed IT services from enterprise-class data centers built throughout the United States. Our data centers are staffed by skilled personnel 24x7x365. The Enterprise Hosting colocation data centers in Charlotte, North Carolina are implemented with multiple levels of infrastructure redundancy. They also utilize independent utility grids, HVAC and chiller systems, Uninterruptible Power Systems (UPSs) and fire suppression systems in order to provide the ultimate level of availability and reliability for your critical business applications.

Please contact us to discuss your colocation and data center requirements further. Enterprise Hosting will provide you with a data center solution customized to fit your requirements.

Charlotte Data Center Stats

Building
Total Size12,000 square foot data center facility
ConstructionConcrete brick structure with reinforced steel
Floor Space
Total Raised Floor8,000 sq. ft. of secure colocation space
Communications
CarriersLevel 3, Time Warner, Savvis, Verizon
Internal CablingDiverse routes – copper or fiber access. 10 Mbps, 100 Mbps or 1 Gbps Ethernet available.
External CablingRedundant self-healing SONET ring connections
Power
UPSFour (4) 500 kVA UPS systems
Generated Power1500 kW diesel generator
Power CablingAll power cabling below data center floors is installed in either conduit or seal-tight flexible conduit with approved connectors to all equipment.
All SystemsSupported by 24/7/365 staff, computer monitoring and expert data center engineers.
PDUEight (8) dual source PDUs
Cooling
Air HandlingSupported by 24/7/365 computer monitoring and expert data center engineers.
CoolingRedundant EVAPCO Cooling towers
HVACTen 30- ton HVAC Units
Air QualityHumidity and temperature Controlled – air temperature under floor delivered at 68° ± 5°, with humidity at 50% ± 5%.
Water DetectionLeak detection under all raised data center floors. Drains are utilized to remove any water from under the data center floor.
Fire Protection
Smoke & Heat DetectionSmoke sensors above the raised data center floors.
VESDAVery Early Smoke Detection Apparatus (VESDA), the world’s leading air sampling smoke detection system, provides the earliest possible warning of a potential fire event by detecting smoke particles at the incipient (first) stage of fire.
Multi-Stage ProtectionPre-action dry pipe system requires alerts from two sensors, which activates pipe fill and a releases water at a final stage when the temperature exceeds thresholds.
Physical Security
EntrancesAll data center entrances (perimeter) require card key access or biometric authentication, along with security sign-in. The Charlotte data center floor and secured areas require card key and biometric authentication (finger print or iris scan)
Security GuardsGuards are on site 24x7x365. They conduct active patrols both inside and outside of the facility.
Closed Circuit VideoCCTV cameras cover the inside and the exterior of the building, the property perimeter, all entrances, the alternate workspace, and the Charlotte data center floor. The roof of the building is monitored with CCTV and motion detectors.
Facility Monitoring
Facility EngineersFacility engineers are on site at the Charlotte colocation facility and are available by pager. The engineers are trained to control and maintain all critical facility components.
Power ManagementCritical power systems are controlled by an automated management system, which oversees all switching.
Environmental ManagementAir temperature, humidity, fire detection, and water pressure systems are all managed by automated control systems for the Charlotte colocation facility.