Data Centers

Manufacturers, utilities, and specialized service providers count on us for state-of-the-art facilities that include redundant systems and reliability requirements tailored to their unique needs, while providing the flexibility to accommodate future growth.

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Expertise You Can Rely On

Our projects include EMS/SCADA, stand-alone buildings, renovation and/or expansion of existing facilities, and integration of upgraded or new data centers within corporate office or service centers – all designed to provide you with the most technically accurate, reliable, and cost-effective facility to suit your needs.

Data Center Planning Diagram

Engage with Robert E. Lamb, Inc. to learn how our commitment to intelligent planning and focused effort can provide the most effective configuration of your data center relative to:

  • Determining operational and staffing parameters.
  • Conducting a reliability analysis to determine desired redundancy tier level.
  • Developing site and security criteria.
  • Controlling costs.

Let Us Match Your Uptime and Risk Profile To Your Needs

Our expert team will partner with you to design and build for the appropriate tier level as defined by Uptime Institute, an advisory organization focused on improving the performance, efficiency, and reliability of business critical infrastructure.

Definition: Basic site infrastructure

Description: Developed to support information technology beyond an office setting.

Equipment required:

  • Dedicated IT space
  • Uninterruptible power supply (UPS)
  • Dedicated cooling
  • Engine generator

Definition: Redundant capacity components

Description: Redundant capacity components to provide select maintenance opportunities and an increased margin of safety against IT process disruptions that would result from site infrastructure equipment failures.

Equipment Required:

  • Redundant UPS
  • Redundant cooling
  • Redundant engine generator

Definition: Concurrently maintainable

Description: Concurrently maintainable equipment to eliminate shutdowns for equipment replacement and maintenance.

Equipment Required:

  • IT equipment with dual power switching/mean
  • Preventative maintenance performed offline for all systems/components

Definition: Redundant capacity systems

Description: Redundant capacity systems serving your IT systems through multiple distribution paths to reduce overall downtime to the absolute minimum.

Equipment Required:

  • All equipment dual-powered
  • Separate distribution paths
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