Texas 1

Texas 1…The Difference is in the Details

Built in 2011, Texas 1 is Data Foundry’s flagship, carrier-neutral, 250,000 SF data center located at the 40 acre Data Ranch development.  Texas 1 and the Data Ranch campus has established Austin as a leading market for wholesale and retail data center outsourcing, colocation and disaster recovery services. Powered by two independent substations and connected to over 17 fiber providers, Texas 1 is the most redundant, connected, and secure data center and disaster recovery solution available in Texas.

Location

Austin Skyline

Located in Austin, TX, Texas 1 resides in a region with low risk for natural disasters and exceptionally reliable power. Austin has a well earned reputation as one of the most favorable cities for technology companies to maintain operations. Learn More »

Power

Power

Texas 1 is fed by dual, independent utility substations, including a dedicated, concrete encased, end-to-end underground feed. Texas 1′s Tier III design ensures the data center is capable of supporting the site indefinitely in the unlikely event of power grid failure. Learn More »

Network

Network

Texas 1 is Austin’s Meet-Me-Room. A carrier neutral facility, Texas 1 provides direct access to your choice of networks. Data Foundry also offers a blended Internet service that ensures the most efficient and reliable routing for network connectivity. Learn More »

Cooling

Cooling

Texas 1 employs a chilled water cooling system designed to support any power density, including complex High Performance Computing (HPC) requirements.  The cooling system is 100% concurrently maintainable with no single points of failure. Learn More »

Security

Texas 1 Security Diagram

Multiple layers of security are employed to control, monitor and record access to and within the Texas 1 data center. Texas 1 is staffed 24x7x365 with on-site personnel to augment physical security features and provide rapid response to any issue. Learn More »

Fire Protection

Fire Protection

Data Foundry designed Texas 1 to reflect the highest standards in fire prevention, detection and suppression. The data center’s multi-tiered fire protection system includes an FM-200 system, considered the best choice for waterless fire protection. Learn More »

Structural

215 MPH Wind Rating

As a purpose-built data center, no compromises were made with Texas 1. Ten inch thick pre-cast walls and a concrete roof system designed to withstand 215 mph winds are just a couple examples of structural features that set Texas 1 apart from retro-fitted data centers. Learn More »

Your People

Your People

Texas 1 provides the features and amenities to support your staff when they are working within the facility. Features located within and in surrounding areas of the data center ensure your people will be secure, efficient and comfortable. Learn More »