Category Archives: colocation

12 Jan 2017

Is your Data Center or Telecom Closet Performing a Rain Dance?

backup, business continuity, colocation, computer room, computer room fire protection, disaster recovery

Is your Data Center or Telecom Closet Performing a Rain Dance?

A friend’s Broadcast Operations Center got taken down because they had a water main break that flooded their supporting server room. Water can take unexpected paths in a building, and can travel along cables and trays so it’s important to fire-stop portals into IT rooms. However, a water main break can overwhelm a large area more...

22 Jan 2015

Is it Time to Move or Colocate your Data Center? PTS’ Relocation Services Can Help

colocation, data center colocation, data center move, data center relocation, pts data center solutions

So you’ve made the decision to relocate your data center operations to a new facility. Perhaps you are moving the operations to a data center colocation facility because it was going to be too expensive to upgrade your in-house data center facility, or perhaps your organization prefers an operational expense financial model over spending capital more...

9 Aug 2012

Top 10 Ways Colocation Can Impact Your Business

7x24 support, colocation, data center capex, data center colocation, data center opex, offsite data backup and disaster recovery, pts data center solutions

For most primary data center or computer room operations, PTS Data Center Solutions contends that owning and operating your own data center offers the best opportunity for long-term ROI, flexibility, and OPEX cost control. However, owning your own facility comes with a CAPEX premium – and that is sometimes not an option. To that end, more...

31 Oct 2006

The Pros and Cons of Data Center Colocation

colocation, data center colocation, data center relocation

Data center colocation plays a strategic role in modern IT operations. For many companies, it presents an attractive alternative to building and maintaining a sizeable data center. Housing servers and network equipment off-site does offer companies a number of benefits, but the picture isn’t as simple as black and white. Before you commit to colocation, more...