Austin 1 Data Center

Our Austin 1 data center is a 40,000 square foot facility located in a technology-rich, low-risk region. This carrier-neutral facility offers redundant power and cooling, several layers of security, proximity to the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, ample parking and easy freeway access.

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Austin 1 data center

Built To Support Your IT Requirements

  • Data Foundry data center

    40,000 SQ FT

  • Carrier-neutral

  • data center security

    7 layers of security

  • Redundant power & cooling

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Site Specifications

  • Power
  • Cooling
  • Network
  • Security
  • Amenities & Location
Austin 1 UPS room

Power

Redundant Distribution

  • Two 3,000 amp, 480 Volt Automatic Transfer Switches (ATSs)
  • Two Power distribution switchboards with TVSS surge protectors

UPS

  • Four 500 kVA PowerWare 9315 UPS systems
  • Three Module 550 kVA N+1 PowerWare 9395 UPS systems
  • Two 80 kVA PowerWare parallel-redundant UPS systems provide additional UPS dedicated to the POP

Generators

  • Three 1500 kW Caterpillar diesel generators
  • 6,000 gallons of fuel onsite
  • Approximately 48 hours of backup power at N+1 redundancy
Austin 1 CRACs

Cooling

CRACs

  • 30-ton Liebert Computer Room Air Conditioners (CRACs) with N+1 redundancy
  • 1-ton HVAC per 18 sq ft of raised white floor

Glycol Condensing Units

  • 78-ton Liebert Glycol Condensing Units (GCUs) with N+4 redundancy
  • 22-ton Liebert CRACs provide N+1 redundancy to POP
Network cables

Network

Internet Infrastructure

  • Multihomed redundant connectivity to global upstream providers
  • Redundant fiber transport to Texas 1

Blended Bandwidth - 100% Uptime

  • Our blended Internet service provides access to a minimum of four carriers at once.
  • Blended bandwidth ensures the most efficient and reliable routing for network connectivity.

Carriers & Connectivity

  • All our Texas data centers are connected in a private fiber network we call the TexasNap
  • Austin 1 customers have access to our CloudTap service - a network fabric connecting to Azure, AWS, Google Cloud and others
  • Carrier neutral with access to 8+ network providers
Austin 1 security booth

Security

External

  • Surrounded by concrete-filled, steel-enforced barriers
  • Barbed wire fence protects the exterior
  • External cameras monitor surroundings
  • Badged or escorted entry

Internal

  • Security booth
  • Man trap and biometric scanners
  • Color camera CCTV surveillance system throughout recording full-motion video
  • Clips recorded upon any door opening
  • Individually-keyed cabinets and cages
downtown Austin Texas

AMENITIES & LOCATION

Customer Amenities

  • Near hotels, restuarants and public transit
  • Ample parking
  • Onsite spare part inventory
  • Secure loading dock with semi-trailer access
  • Customer Lounge

Strategic Location

  • Less than 7 minutes from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • Located in one of the lowest risk zones for natural disasters in the U.S.
  • Located in an area of dense fiber-optic connectivity
  • Independent power grid
  • Based in a tech talent-rich community

High-Touch Data Center Services

At Data Foundry, we put our customers first, and for us, the quality of our data centers is also reflected in the quality of our high-touch services.

  • Extensive managed services offering
  • No third-party contractors
  • Responsive and attentive technicians and engineers
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Austin: The Ideal Location for Disaster Recovery

Austin is located in a region with a low incidence of natural disasters, making it an ideal location for mission critical facilities. It also has a tech talent-rich community and is often referred to as "Silicon Hills". Austin is the home of our headquarters, and it is among the top three fastest growing cities in the nation.

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