Datacenter Facilities Consulting Services
Data center facilities consulting services that deliver hybrid infrastructure-ready data centers as an integrated aspect of IT strategy.
Break out of traditional data centers
Traditional data centers don’t deliver in today’s digital world. Transforming to modular-based data center facilities will help your service delivery, not only from your core data centers but also at the edge and for your distributed IT. You can achieve higher levels of flexibility, cost containment, and a more agile data center footprint for your on-premises service delivery model. Read the brochure!
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65 Million square feet and counting
To date, HPE Pointnext has designed over 65 million square feet of data centers globally. And every data center project starts by assessing your IT mix so you can devise a data center strategy focused on innovation and the transformation process.
Enable business growth and change with Strategic Data Center Planning.
Craft an IT strategy inclusive of your data center facility strategy. We help you determine how many data centers you’ll need, where they should be located, how large, and what type they should be. We probe your strategic options of building and owning the data center, outsourcing it, or using a co-location service. Based on strategy, we develop the conceptual technology basis of design, growth modeling, sourcing options, and cost models. We’ll work with you as your trusted advisor for the entire transformation of your data center facility footprint.
Assess the capabilities of your IT operations, facilities infrastructures, and management frameworks, and thoroughly understand the current and future state IT and facilities requirements for your data center strategy.
Bring the ideal data center to life
Every data center consulting project is a true partnership where collaborative people, empowering technology, and transformative ideas accelerate change. HPE Pointnext manages the entire process, from an energy-efficient design to the building and commissioning or updating of a facility.
Data Center Facilities Design and Implementation
Bring your data centers to life. Our turnkey services can be the prime integrator and manage the entire solution, or we can collaborate in partnership with a general contractor.
Trusted hands to create the blueprints for your data center based on your specific needs. We provide a detailed design that is customized to meet your specific technology and data center objectives and design each solution to be energy efficient. We’ve designed over 65 million square feet of floor space, and half of all LEED gold and platinum-certified data centers. We provide everything from the conceptual physical data center design to schematic design, detailed design construction documents, and other tools. This ultimately helps you determine availability, reliability, and topology needs, as well as overall data center costs.
We’ve commissioned over 50 million square feet of data center space around the world and can manage your entire process, from design through the build to commissioning of the new facility. The build element is overseen by our highly skilled project managers as Prime Integrator, which includes construction management and external contracting teams.
Data Center Facilities Assurance
Enable a superior operating service life at high reliability and performance levels through our consulting for maintenance and operational programs consulting.
Deliver a superior operating service life at high reliability and performance levels. We provide consulting for the creation or improvement of maintenance and operations of your new data center. Our assessments clearly define data center facility infrastructure and operational problems, leading to real solutions related to power and cooling capacity, operational reliability, or energy usage. They also include basic capacity surveys, infrastructure condition and capacity analysis, and an ITSM-based capability assessments specific to data centers.
Data Center Facilities Energy Consulting Services
Make better use and improve management of energy, capacity, and costs.
Work with consultants who advise governments on data center energy policy to reduce costs and energy consumption, water usage, and greenhouse gas emissions. Our consultants will work with you to create strategy, roadmap, and implementation plans to transform the way energy and natural resources are used across an organization’s IT, transform the processes by which they’re managed, and transform how resources are used to run day-to-day business. We follow commonly accepted accounting and reporting principles to verify that organizations present an accurate account of energy use and emissions.
Texmark builds a Refinery of the Future
Texmark Chemicals built a Refinery of the Future featuring advanced IIoT capabilities, achieving a 50% reduction in planned maintenance costs and delivering improved process analytics, uptime, and worker safety.
With an increase in safety demands industry-wide, Texmark Chemicals needed on overhaul of their IT systems to meet new regulations and safety standards.
Texmark Chemicals contracted HPE and Aruba to build a Refinery of the Future featuring advanced IIoT capabilities.
"We’re building a refinery of the future that combs through data and reveals how the entire plant is interconnected."
The project resulted in better process analytics, increased uptime, uninterrupted productivity, satisfied cusomters, and safer workers.
CenterPoint Energy migrates to a new data center
Data centers facing a new round of disruption
With projections of over 34 billion IoT devices to be connected to the Internet by 2020, IoT has huge implications for data center managers. As with the disruptive force of cloud and virtualization, Big Data, and mobility trends, IT is bracing for the expected surge in data and increased IT loads.