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Datum Datacentres

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Our Farnborough datacentre is situated on the high security Cody Technology Park within easy reach of the motorway network, rail and air transport links.

With a defence Industry heritage, exceptional building construction quality and a focus on high technology the Park is the ideal home for our state-of-the-art facility. With three separate buildings; the datacentre, energy centre and an office, we are able to focus the design of each on its central purpose.

The datacentre itself incorporates an award winning free- cooling based flooded airflow design which works most efficiently in an optimised space free of other infrastructure. A separate energy centre houses all of the backup power including the UPS and generators in a secure purpose designed facility.

Our standalone office building also provides Client areas for meetings and remote working, whilst the Cody Technology Park offers substantial conference facilities for Client use.


Datum's new Data Centre

26 Oct 2012

An Insight into Datum's new state of the art Data centre at the Cody technology park in Farnborough

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Questions to ask of your data centre provider

13 Sep 2012

As most datacentres these days claim to be secure, Green and available 24/7, these attributes are no longer seen as exceptional USPs. One would rationally assume that a datacentre would keep the Client Infrastructure it holds safe and available at all times, as well as offering some sort of compliance with Green mandates. However as costs, energy usage and actual compliance to Green mandates take centre stage, slick marketing and “greenwash” are no longer enough. This article will examine the questions that enterprises should ask of their datacentre provider in order to make an informed choice that satisfies their stakeholders – from their end users to their Finance and Compliance departments. The datacentres of today and tomorrow need to be “Environmentally Intelligent” and they need to prove it through proactive service management and service reporting.

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Datum installs Samsung IP network video surveillance solution for their highly secure business class datacentre

07 Mar 2013

The UK’s newest and most energy efficient datacentre has placed Samsung IP network video surveillance cameras at the heart of its security system.

Datum opened its flagship datacentre, which was designed and built by specialists Keysource, and is located on the high-security QinetiQ Cody Technology Park in Farnborough, in January 2013 with the objective of providing clients with flexible data collocation services including single or multiple rack options, as well as dedicated and custom suites for bespoke requirements. All offerings are backed by extensive support services including a 24/7 manned helpdesk and technical support.

Posted on: 7th March 2013 at 12:00am

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Datum opens flagship data centre

23 Jan 2013

Datum, the business-class data centre provider, has opened its flagship, environmentally intelligent facility as part of its plans to deliver the most energy efficient and flexible colocation on the market. The data centre, designed and built by Keysource, is located at the high-security QinetiQ Cody Technology Park in Farnborough, Hampshire and will deliver world-class levels of availability and performance with a Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) of just 1.25.

Posted on: 23rd January 2013 at 12:00am

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