Top Tier Data Centres & Network

Data Centres

The data centre is a critical foundation for Carbon60’s End-to-End Hosting solutions.  We have several years of experience in evaluating data centres around the country of all sizes.  Selecting the right data centre partner is based on several criteria to give us the peace of mind that we can serve our managed hosting and cloud customers with confidence.  Carbon60 leverages data centres in Ontario and British Columbia to address east-west geographic diversity.

Carbon60 Colocation Criteria

  • Top tier data centre facility: Tier III calibre design
  • SSAE 16 SOC1/SOC2 audited
  • Track record in management and operations of critical data centre electrical and mechanical systems
  • Redundancy: generators, UPS, PDU and cooling system
  • Fire detection and mitigation
  • Leak detection and mitigation
  • Power usage efficiency measures
  • Documented maintenance policies
  • 24×7 physical security
  • Video surveillance and access controls
  • Multiple network carrier options
  • Growth capability for space and power

Network

Reliable networks enable the managed hosting solutions we provide come to life.  Carbon60 designs the networks connected to our cloud infrastructure to optimize performance, reliability and availability for our solutions.  We also integrate and manage customer networks with the Carbon60 network to facilitate hybrid scenarios.  Our data centre network and customer solutions are built on proven technology from leaders such as Cisco and Juniper.

Carbon60 Network Approach

  • Multiple Internet providers within and across our data centres remove single carrier dependency
  • Reliable Canadian and global network presence
  • Scalable connections
  • Bandwidth reporting and 95th percentile measurement
  • MPLS connectivity between data centres
  • Managed Private WAN (MPLS/VPN) integration to customer sites