Primus Co-location offers state of the art facilities, secure space, power and connectivity for any Data Centre application at significant savings to your business.
Co-location is a secure and environmentally controlled server or equipment hosting solution specifically designed to house critical Information Technology (IT) infrastructure. It offers your business a more cost effective alternative to storing IT infrastructure in-house by utilizing Primus's state-of-the-art secure space, superior power availability and high speed connectivity via our national and international networks.
Co-locating your IT infrastructure in Primus Data Centres enables your business to focus on the content and applications for your business, rather than managing Data Centre facilities and network infrastructure.
Primus offers Co-location services within our Data Centre in any one of the following formats:
- High-secured full rack space (40 rack units)
- Secure full rack space (40 rack units)
- Secure ½ rack space (20 rack units)
- Secure ¼ rack space (10 rack units)
NB: Primus measures at the industry standard with one rack unit equating to 1.75 inches or 4.45cm. A full rack contains 40 RU, a ¼ rack contains 10 RU and ½ rack contains 20RU.
Primus' Co-location services will enable you to reduce costs by outsourcing these hosting services, as well as benefiting from fast and reliable access to Primus' networks.
Reduce CAPEX Costs
Reduce server room setup costs and hardware expenses by co-locating your IT infrastructure with Primus Telecom.
Reduce Operating Expenses
Reduce power and air conditioning costs, insurance costs, maintenance expenses and third party contractor expenses by outsourcing the housing of your IT infrastructure.
Pay for the service as a predictable set monthly fee, giving you more control over your IT expenses.
Rapidly respond to changes by scaling IT resources to meet your growing co-location needs.
Reduce your risk by hosting your equipment in 24/7 monitored facility with redundant power and back up generators.
Utilize Primus's fully manned Network Operations Centre 24/7 to address critical server or infrastructure needs, day or night, 7 days a week.
Can your business afford to risk the security of your private data and infrastructure investment? Primus' has invested in industry leading security features to protect your private data and your equipment.
Co-locating your IT infrastructure means you have access to the skills, knowledge and expertise of Primus' Data Centre professionals. In essence we provide you an invaluable resource that takes the pressure off your organisation to invest in training for your IT staff.
As your business grows and you require new services, for instance Managed Services or Cloud Computing Services, you are perfectly placed to access these services.
Reduce IT Resource Drain
Co-locating your ICT with Primus reduces the strain on your IT resources, freeing them to focus on improving your business processes and meeting your business objectives.
Reduce Resource Wastage - Moving Towards a Green Future
Only use the physical space, powering and cooling you need.
Improve IT Performance
Take advantage of economies of scale and streamline the monitoring and management of your IT environment. Co-locating reduces turn around times to identify and resolve faults as our Data Centres are monitored 24/7.
Outsourced IT infrastructure provides your business the best solution to guarantee continuity in the event of a disaster. No longer are you exposed to risks associated with housing your IT equipment. IT infrastructure is secured in our Data Centres safe from fire and storm damage. Access to this equipment is assured by Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and delivered via high-speed, diverse, carrier agnostic Ethernet or DSL connections allowing for immediate restoration of your data or applications.
With a wide range of security features, redundant power and network capacity; our Data Centre provides the physical environment necessary to keep your businesses IT equipment online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
For Internet service, Primus Telecom's guarantee is to maintain Internet connectivity and facility power and cooling to your co-located equipment at 99.99%.
Access to secure rack space is provided by individually keyed racks and smart card readers where all events are logged. In addition to these measures, high-secured full rack space also provides a bio-metric palm reader, anti pass-back, anti tailgate and interlocked doors.
Primus provides 24 x 7 network support to all Data Centre Co-location and Managed Service clients.
All Co-location clients are provided with the following:
- 2 x 100Mbps or 1Gbps Redundant Ports
- Allocated IP addresses (Subnet of 16 for full cabinets, Subnet of 8 for both ½ and ¼ cabinets. Additional allocations available on request and subject to justification)
- 2 x 15 Amp under floor diverse power outlets for power to each full rack
- 2 x Photo ID Security access cards
- Network operations centre 24 x 7 x 365
- Free Access 24 x 7 x 365
- Free Remote-Hands 24 x 7 x 365
Primus' Co-location solution offers 24 x 7 x 365 access capability to your equipment.
- Complete tape backup change
- Complete Managed Services
- Load balancing for two more services
- Managed Firewall Services
- Free Remote-Hands Services
- Additional connections, including Gigabit connections
- A full range of carrier connectivity for voice, data and Internet services
At Primus we work with your business to deliver a solution that meets your needs, call us today on 1300 65 44 24 and find out how Primus Co-Location can help your business.