Our Data Centres

Oper8 colocation and hosting services

Oper8 delivers our colocation, hosting and cloud services from our Australian Data Centres

  • Oper@Polaris (Polaris Data Centre, Springfield)
  • Oper8@Equinix (Equinix Sydney and Melbourne)

Oper8 can also support our customers looking to expand internationally through our global agreement with Equinix which covers colo solutions in over 30 countries.  Please contact us for more information.

Oper8@Polaris

Our primary data centre near our head office, delivers Oper8’s core cloud storage, hosting and Data Centre Services. Customers in Oper8@Polaris can also utilise Oper8’s Smart Hands services where we can perform some select IT support services on your hosted equipment.

Services available:

  • Coloc8 – data centre colocation services ranging from quarter rack to whole racks
  • Smart Hands – IT support services by the Oper8 Tech Team for your hosted IT equipment
  • CrossConnect – services to enable interconnection between your IT equipment and carriers, service providers and other customers in the facility
  • Communic8 – option to bundle cost effective internet or direct connect services (such as Metro Ethernet) with your Colo8 solution

Oper8@Polaris features the following capabilities:

  • Standard density rack colocation up to 6kW per rack
  • High density solutions over 7kW per rack available*
  • N+2 power and cooling infrastructure
  • N+N power to the rack
  • Dual redundant power (11kV feeders) and water supplies (recycled and potable water)
  • N+1 Inert Gas Fire Suppression
  • VESDA type smoke detection system to all floors in the building
  • 24×7 Security and Facilities Management
  • 24×7 Secure Deliveries*
  • Biometric access control at each data hall man-trap
  • Video surveillance to all entries, external, lift lobbies, and data centre floors with digital storage and 24/7 monitoring
  • Secure lift access to all Data Centre floors
  • Vehicle Trap (capable of handling a long rigid vehicle) in secure loading bay
  • Separate secure foyer with access logging for entering the Data Centre security zone
  • Carrier independent, with physically separate Meet Me Rooms and communications risers
  • Better than ‘Tier 3 compatible’ service availability (99.99%)

Oper8@Equinix

Services available:

  • Coloc8 – data centre colocation services ranging from 2kW to 6kW racks
  • CrossConnect – services to enable interconnection between your IT equipment and carriers, service providers and other customers in the facility
  • Communic8 – option to bundle cost effective internet or direct connect services (such as Metro Ethernet) with your Colo8 solution
  • Global Colo – Oper8’s global agreement with Equinix enables us to support your international hosting needs

Oper8@Equinix features the following capabilities:

  • Standard density rack colocation up to 6kW per rack
  • High density solutions over 7kW per rack available*
  • N+1 power and cooling infrastructure
  • N+N power to the rack
  • Dual redundant power (11kV feeders)
  • Dual Fire Suppression systems
  • VESDA type smoke detection system to all data halls
  • 24×7 Security and Facilities Management
  • 24×7 CCTV recordings; access control; biometric scanners
  • ‘Tier 3 compatible’ service availability (99.982%)

* conditions apply

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