amsterdam

 

The security, flexibility and reliability of our data centers is a top priority for Symmetry. This data tower in Amsterdam provides a seamless connection to Symmetry’s other data centers for built-in redundancy, and the platform enables high-performance, high-availability data transfer and accessibility for our customers peace of mind.

 

Facility:

  • Tier 3
  • 5,225 sq. m. of data center space
  • 24x7x365 controlled site access
  • 11 IT zones
  • Mechanical equipment placed separately outside IT room
  • Loading bay with secured receiving and storage


Power:

  • Green electricity Incoming mains 100% (hydro/solar/wind) 2 x 15 MVA from independent substations dedicated to the data centre
  • Diverse power routes (in building)
  • UPS type – Static + Battery
  • UPS autonomy – 10 at N minutes
  • UPS capacity – 9.0 MW
  • N+1 Redundancy
  • Generator redundancy – N+1
  • 14 MVA Generator capacity

 

Cooling:

  • Chilled water + ATES cooling system
  • (8) N+1 Hybrid coolers
  • 4 (N+1) ATES systems
  • 110 (N+1) CCUs for IT
  • N+1 Cooling redundancy
  • 3 – 15 kW per rack Cooling density


Connectivity:

  • 2 diverse entry points into building
  • 2 cable entry rooms
  • Number of cross connect rooms – 2 per IT room
  • Number of APF – 2 per IT room
  • High quality connectivity options
  • An expanding eco-system that enables commercial opportunities
  • Ultra-low latencies and secure connections


Security:

  • Full perimeter fence: CCTV surveillance Mantraps, Proximity Access Card + biometrics security system
  • 24×7 onsite security

 

Fire Protection:

  • VESDA fire detection system with dual-interlock, pre-action dry-pipe sprinkler system
  • Double knock aqua mist extinguishing system fire suppression system

 

Certifications:

  • ISO 9001
  • ISO 14001
  • ISO 18001
  • ISO 27001
  • ISO 50001
  • PCI DSS
  • ISAE 3402-SOC1
  • ISAE 3402-SOC2