DataCentre

ICTGlobe proudly owns and operates a Tier 3 rated Data Centre. In addition to this, we also have a data centre presence in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban within the Teraco Data Centre environments where we offer co-location hosting.

Our Data Centre services permit a holistic approach to design, transformation, and streamlining your Data Centre operation requirements for improved efficiencies across your enterprise. By leveraging our proprietary tools and methodologies our offering improves flexibility, reliability and provides the agility to migrate to the latest technologies.

SECURITY IS OUR PRIORITY

24-hour Security with Hourly Patrols of the Data Centre After Hours

Strict access control policies

Biometric access control to the building and data centre areas

Tamper alarms on biometric readers

Locked security gates, not linked to the electronic access control

CCTV with a 1-year recording retention policy

Access control logs 1-year retention policy

SMART COOLING

The Data Centre is equipped with water-cooled temperature-controlled equipment to provide the lowest possible PUE rating for the South African Climate. Our approach of fully redundant hot air containment further enhances our offering.

POWER

Redundant power utility with double backup power generators ensures and completes our 99.999% uptime guarantee. Each primary and secondary power feed to the building is fed through automated switchover UPS equipment with dedicated battery banks.

WATER AND FIRE PROTECTION

We have implemented a two-stage fire detection system with an early warning monitoring circuit that measures 0.4% air particles or smoke that alerts monitoring staff of possible fire or changes in the environment. The second detection stage is a 4% particle air change and will deploy the FM 200 gas system. This gas is human friendly but will distinguish any fire hazard that may arise. Each Cabinet is monitored for temperature changes and fully integrated into our monitoring software architecture.

  • Automatic Fire suppression is linked to the fire alarm using HFC-227ea gas, leaving no residue on valuable equipment after discharge. The fire suppression system is linked to smoke and particle detectors located throughout the data centre, communications room, UPS room as well as under the raised flooring.
  • Automated notifications from humidity and temperature sensors.
  • Automated notifications from water leak sensors.
  • Flooding prevention with automated water pumps.

SOLUTIONS WE OFFER

Our Data Centre offerings include:

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Hosting and Co-location services

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Virtual Server Hosting

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Layer 2 services

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Consolidation and Optimization

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Transformation and Automated Systems Management

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Cloud-based Infrastructure as a Service

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Disaster Recovery road mapping

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Business Continuity planning and implementation