Eircom Web Hosting Facility

The Data Centre is a state of the art webhosting and collocation facility for Eircom, Ireland’s premier telecommunications provider. The site, in Citywest Business Park in Dublin, was chosen for its strategic importance in the existing telecoms network, adjacent to the point of arrival in Europe of the Global Crossing link from the USA.


Client
Eircom

Location
Dublin 24, Ireland

Status
In Use

Area
1,350 sq.m


Expertise

The three Data halls, providing 1350m2 of rack space, are fully air conditioned with a 3.5m clear ceiling height over a 900mm deep, fully accessible, raised floor. A gas suppression facility provides security in the event of fire.

The data centre is backed up by a comprehensive energy centre that houses UPS, chillers, LV and MV substations, and three 1.5 MVA generators in an N+1 configuration.

The facility includes a Network Control Centre that monitors the entire network, backup offices and conference suites.