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Build the Best Data Center Facility for Your Business by Douglas Alger

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Summary

When a company buys new land, it is important to consider the property's suitability to house a server environment. Failing to do so often means having to spend more on Data Center infrastructure, either to add what's missing or to overcome shortcomings on the site. The most desirable type of location is one that supports the Data Center's mission to safeguard server equipment and accommodate growth and change.

Learn the zoning, building codes, building control standards, and other regulations that apply to a property. These can affect both your Data Center design and normal business operations. You should likewise understand the risk factors facing a potential Data Center site. These can include natural disasters such as earthquakes, ...

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