Case Study (Corporate Headquarters)
Technology (Data) Center Systems
Large Fortune 500 firm seeking to consolidate seven NYC offices into three offices. These three new facilities will be new construction. The six satellite offices are currently connected to the firm's corporate headquarters, which is connect to the firm's WAN (Wide Area Network). The new Corporate Headquarters & two satellite offices requires a state of the art technology center that is cost effective to implement and & manage and provide the appropriate fault tolerance . This Technology Center will contain equipment to support HQ 6000 employees & other affiliate organizations. This Center must be designed for a 20% growth over the next 3 years.
The Management of Converge successfully recommended, designed, and managed the implementation of a fully converged LAN (Local Area Network) Technology Center that is cost effective, redundant, diverse, and manageable. A single IP infrastructure will support voice, data, video conferencing & CATV, and building security.
The HQ Server Farm consists of twenty two (22) 9142 Compaq cabinets with servers running Microsoft NT, 2000, Netware and Unix servers. There are twenty four (24) CAT5E cables to the Core LAN racks, both ends terminated on Panduit patch panels.
The 2,864 Sq. ft. Technology Center will house the following systems:
Technology Center Server Cabinet Elevations
Three Verizon 19" cabinets to house Sonet ring hardware (FLM 150 & 600 & patch panels), & battery backup (UPS) rack.
WAN Infrastructure- Patch Schedule