ICDSOFT

Datacenters / iAdvantage

The largest Internet service center building (350,000 sq. ft.) in the world, designed to host over 10,000 racks. ICDSoft recognizes that down time is not an option for your web site. That's why we invest heavily in hardware, and our facilities are carefully chosen to ensure that clients are up and running on the web 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

iAdvantage

LARGEST INTERNET SERVICE CENTER BUILDING

  • Typical floor: 4.1 m (3.5 m under beam)
  • Floor loading: 5 kPa / 7.5 kPa
  • Total floor area: 350 000 sq. ft. gross
  • Typical floor: 14 000 m2 gross
  • No. of Storey: 24 storeys of ISC's

INDUSTRIAL-GRADE AIR CONDITIONERS

  • Indoor temperature at 20 +/- 2 °C
  • Relative humidity at 50% +/- 10%
  • Direct expansion type or Chilled Water Type CRAC unit

PRODUCTION SERVERS

Our servers are specially designed for our hosting environment. Built with the most reliable server components, they are with 2x Quad-core Xeon processors, up to 32 GB RAM, RAID 6 disk arrays, and SSDs for I/O-intensive operations. The hot-swap HDDs, power supply units, and cooling fans allow repairs/replacement of these components while the machine stays online. This design brings the hardware reliability to the highest level.

UNINTERRUPTABLE POWER SYSTEM

  • Utility Connection
  • Dual feed 11 kV power supply from separate HKE zone substations
  • Dual feed telecom connection from separate telephone exchanges
  • Electricity Supply
  • Main Supply: 2000 KVA Transformers
  • UPS: 400 KVA UPS modules with n+l configuration per floor, 30 mins battery back up time, dual power supply risers
  • EPS: 2000 KVA generator sets (24-hour continuous full supply)
  • Earthing: Separate data center clean earth

SPARE SERVERS

We keep a spare/standby server in each server rack. If a production server fails, it will be immediately replaced by a spare server, and the latest backup will be restored. This way ICDSoft can offer you a 99.9% uptime guarantee.

RELIABILITY & PERFORMANCE

The highest levels of reliability and performance are delivered with:

  • A redundant network of multiple fiber trunks from multiple sources
  • Redundant power on the premises
  • Multiple backup generators

NETWORK RELIABILITY

  • Dual TBE rooms and dual risers
  • Dedicated 100 mm dia G.I. Conduit for vertical backbone
  • G.I. Conduit for interfloor cabling use
  • Optical fibre to the building