Data Center Colocation/Managed Colocation
Our Enterprise-level colocation data centers, paired with our decades of engineering expertise and customer first approach, has provided businesses of all sizes the ability to dynamically grow their data center footprint in a secure, highly available and redundant facility. Our colocation services allow you smart expansion options without large upfront capital expenses or a complete overinvestment.
|Standard Colocation Features|
|Multiple Bandwidth Carrier Options or Caronet Multi-homed Bandwidth available|
|24/7 Security with Interior and Exterior Motion Sensitive Video Surveillance|
|24/7 Physical Access requires 2 part Authentication with Key Card and Biometric Scanning|
|24/7 Facility Environmental Monitoring|
|24/7 Physical Access to your equipment including weekends and holidays|
|N+1 Power/ Cooling with UPS plus backup generator|
|Custom power delivery of 110/208V single phase or three phase|
|Reinforced physical building built in line with Uptime Institute Standards|
|Network uptime guarantee||99.999%|
|Expert on-site "Smart Hands" support for racking and server side needs|
|Managed Colocation options available|
Managed Colocation: Choosing The Right Solution
Determining the solution that best fits your organization’s demands and needs when it comes to IT Infrastructure is a key decision in ensuring the investment in your hardware and equipment is reaching its maximum potential. Whether your business model is best set up for a standard colocation solution or it requires the assistance of our highly technical support team in a managed colocation solution, we have the power, space and connectivity available to ensure the highest level of satisfaction for any business.
|Caronet Managed Colo vs Unmanaged Colo Comparison|
|A “we handle everything” approach|
|local staff needed|
|24x7x365 access to the colocation space||Available|
|Limited free hand/eye support per month|
|A la carte support available|
|Weekly visual inspections performed||Available|
|Proactive hardware replacements if stock is provided|
|OS re/installs performed as needed||Available|
|Infrastructure deployments performed (network cabling, power configuration, etc)||Available|
|Best practice consultations||Available|
|Ensuring A/B power deployments are audited and adhered to||Available|
|Periodic infrastructure diagrams and photographs provided||Available|
|Optional Network Administration||Available|
|Optional Systems Administration||Available|
Learn more about how Managed Colocation can mean more flexibility and control of your IT infrastructure.
Custom Cage Space: Not All Customers Are Created Equal
You’ve determined the right solution for your business but you have specific needs and customizations that are outside of the standard features of colocation and aren’t sure of what to do?
At Caronet, custom cage space is a cost effective way for any organization to benefit from a secure data center environment without the upfront and ongoing costs involved in maintaining and operating a data center. This is where Caronet steps in and provides an engineered approach to colocation.
Your cage space can be tailored to your specific needs and requirements.
- Cage space sizes can range from 10 x 10 units to 2000 square feet on up.
- Locks and control access to cages can be specified by the customer.
- Standard key locks are provided as part of your base cost.
- Biometric Scanners and card readers are available for an additional cost.
- Cage Space can also be allocated as a private data center depending on your requirements.