A data center is a physical home for cloud infrastructure. It houses servers securely so your public or private cloud can run at its very best. VEXXHOST has two regions within Quebec and one in California. Our data centers in Quebec offer high-density power right in the heart of Canada. Meaning that no matter what rigorous compliance requirements your business may have, we’re ready to help your cloud thrive. Our ca-ymq-1 centers in Montreal have over 20+ major carriers on-site and counting. For this, alongside many other reasons, Montreal is quickly becoming the fastest-growing data center market in Canada. In contrast, our Sjc1 center in Santa Clara, California offers high-speed direct access to Silicon Valley’s Tier-1 carriers. From security, agility to blazing-fast connectivity, our centers have a lot to offer your cloud.
From getting inside our data centers to the security features upon entry, we’re here today to walk you through a day in the life of our data centers. Keep reading to learn more about how we are powering your private and public cloud infrastructure.
Getting Inside Our Data Centers
Getting inside our data centers is not as easy as simply opening the door. There are many security and hygienic precautions in place to ensure that all precautions are taken. Firstly, in order to access our ca-ymc-1 and Sjc1 data centers, there is biometric and physical security for all access points. This means that in order to enter our data centers you need to pass a duel-factor authentication process. This ensures that only the right people have access to the physical infrastructure of your cloud.
A Security-First Approach
The highest standards of security do not end at the front door. Both our ca-ymc and Sjc1 data centers undergo yearly SOC Type 2 audits. They both feature in-depth network security, as they are SSAE-16 facilities and there is security staff on-site at all times. Moreover, HD surveillance video cameras watch the facilities 24/7/365 so that our users know that their cloud solutions are secure. For those looking for added security measures, it is possible to opt for caged spaces for your servers.
High-Density Power That’s Also Environmentally Friendly
Is your business looking for high-density power and lightning-fast connectivity? MAN/WAN options range from speeds of 100 Mbps to 100 Gpbs. We also offer the best power circuits of 415v/60amp/3 phase power delivery with 35 usable kW. Sjc1 is outfitted with nested virtualizations, 40Gbit networking, and low latency, which works wonders for processing big data. Moreover, sustainability is a strong focus with 9MW high-density liquid-cooled facilities to ensure minimal data center water and a better IT footprint to fuel your cloud infrastructure.
Is your business looking for a data center that offers security, performance, and environmental best practices? Contact our team of experts today to learn more about a day in the life of our data centers and how they can help grow your public or private cloud. No matter what industry or scale of your business we have a cloud infrastructure solution that can help optimize your business for success.