Data Center Operation

Parallel Technologies provides bundled data center operation services for procedural tasks to allow our customers better utilization of their engineering resources. We help many companies streamline their data center operations while increasing uptime and reducing risk, time and costs. Click through our data center operation services to see how we can help you.

Data Center Operation Services

Procure

  • Servers
  • Storage
  • Route/Switch
We act as an extension of your team managing the procurement of your data center compute and core networking hardware. We guarantee the price and manage the hardware to make it as simple as possible for your organization.

Store

  • Receive Client Hardware
  • Inventory Client Hardware
  • Store in Secured Cage
Don’t be surprised with several pallets of expensive hardware sitting on your dock or facility. Let us handle all receiving and storing of your servers, storage and network hardware. Your inventoried hardware will be safely stored in our 15,000 sq. ft. warehouse in your cage and secured with monitored access control and surveillance cameras.

Assess

  • Asset Inventory
  • Rack Elevations
  • Power Availability
  • Cooling
  • Rack space
  • DCIM Applications
To ensure Parallel Technologies provides the highest level service, we recommend an initial assessment to develop a baseline of your current environment. This service includes investigating the available power and cooling, rack and cabinet space, network ports, etc. We capture all this information in rack elevations and update accordingly as it changes.

Provision

  • Rack/Cabinet Space
  • Power
  • Cooling
  • Network Ports
When you request to have the servers, storage or network hardware provisioned… We are on it! Simply provide an online request, and we will ensure the hardware is located properly in your data center with the right power and cooling. We capture all hardware in Rackwise to provide you with up to the minute rack or cabinet elevations.

Stage

  • Inventory
  • Unpack
  • Recycle packing materials
  • Configure Devices
  • RMA (if needed)
When you request to have the servers, storage or network hardware provisioned… We are on it! Simply provide an online request, and we will ensure the hardware is located properly in your data center with the right power and cooling. We capture all hardware in data center operations software to provide you with up to the minute rack or cabinet elevations.

Migrate

  • Manage logistics
  • Package devices
  • Securely ship
  • Receive devices
There is a discipline to shipping and receiving IT assets. From years of experience consolidating data centers, we have learned how to safely and securely manage air and ground logistics. Without taking proper precautions and following detailed packing methods, significant losses will occur. Let us manage this process and risk for you.

Install

  • Build cabinets or racks
  • Rack devices
  • Cabling connectivity
  • Label devices and connectivity
  • Power

Asset Management

  • Asset tracking
  • Capacity Planning
  • Warranties
  • Monitoring
  • Status & Reporting

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