Racksquared Data Centers
Cloud, Colocation, and Data Protection Solutions
On-site or Off-site Backup Solutions
It is essential for companies to get their data off-site in secure location meeting the best practices 3-2-1 rule. The 3-2-1 rule states that you need to keep three copies of your data, stored on two types of media, with one copy being off site. Racksquared has data protection solutions built around brands you can trust to meet that rule. Our backup team uses products from IBM, HPE, Veeam, Infrascale ™, and Cybernetics to build out robust backup solutions to get your data off site. Customers can either backup or replicate to our cloud using Veeam Cloud Connect, Infrascale™ and Cybernetics. Rest assured that your data is safe and secure and available when it comes time to restore.
Solutions, Planning and Testing
Need a disaster recovery plan that works? Our disaster recovery team can help plan, build, and test disaster recovery plans. Have a short recovery time objective? Racksquared has solutions for DRaaS such as Veeam Cloud Connect or Infrascale™ to replicate your servers and have your company up and running in a short amount of time should a disaster occur.
Veeam Cloud Connect
Fast and Secure Backup to the Cloud
Get physical and virtual backups off site without the cost and complexity of building and maintaining an off-site infrastructure. Veeam Cloud Connect provides a fully integrated, fast and secure way to backup to Racksquared's cloud repository.
Windows or Linux
We use best in class hardware and software to insure that your Virtual Private Servers are up and running at all times. Windows or Linux servers can be built in a short amount of time to get your applications up and running sooner. Server backups if required are tailored to your specifications. Private networking, VPN, firewall, and load balancing services are available.
Server Stack for Hyper-V or VMware
Need more control in your cloud environment? We can help! Racksquared has solutions around hardware and hyper-visors to give you the control and the freedom to grow your environment as needed.
Full Racks, Half Racks, or by the Rack Unit
Racksquared has many options when it comes to Data Center Colocation. Racks can be rented by the rack unit or full and half racks are available. Power is available with A and B feeds with 120V and 208V service. Racksquared's Internet service is blended with multiple carriers available with public IP addresses. Our data centers are carrier neutral with no cross connect fees when connecting to your data provider. Racksquared provides 24x7 support and will work with you to make your transition to our data centers is as smooth as possible.
On-Site and Off-site Cloud Solutions
Sometimes the best environment for a workload is one that combines both public cloud, private cloud and colocation environments. That's why we've created a true hybrid cloud, with multi-cloud flexibility, so you can connect your colocation environments to the private and public clouds of your choice — such as AWS, Microsoft, and Google.
Version 6.1 and Up
Racksquared offers cloud hosting options for AIX Servers. Today LPARs can be built on IBM Power 8 or Power 9 servers. Partitions are managed by our AIX Administrators to make sure the server is tuned and operating to your specifications.
Power 9 Servers are here!
Racksquared uses the latest IBM Power™ servers and storage for our IBM i hosting platform. Options are available for full management, 24x7 monitoring, and HA replication to one of our other data center locations. Additional services are available for disaster recovery planning, and testing for the IBM i platform.
Redhat and Ubuntu Servers Available
Racksquared supports enterprise versions of Redhat and Ubuntu running on Power, so customers can easily run Linux workloads – including Apache, PHP, and enterprise resource planning applications such as SAP in the cloud.
More About Racksquared Data Centers
Racksquared is a unique solution provider that maintains significant in-house talent and resources that are available for our clients. Our expert staff of network engineers, server engineers, systems administrators and product specialists are passionate about sharing their knowledge and translating that into a high value, flexible solutions that provide our clients with virtualization consulting/hosting services, managed IT services for all types of computing environments including IBM i-series, public cloud, private cloud, hybrid cloud, backup/storage solutions, server colocation and disaster recovery solutions. Racksquared operates two data centers in the central Ohio market. Racksquared is a wholly-owned division of the 116 year old Wasserstrom Holdings Company.
Security in the data center includes CCTV monitored 24x7. Doors are secured by ID Badge, biometrics, and key codes. All entrances are secured by gates.
The cooling infrastructure at Racksquared is made of two pairs of redundant air conditioning units. At any time any of the units can be taken off line and serviced without any impact on the data center.
The staff at Racksquared takes multiple steps to ensure the customer's equipment is always powered. Utility power is backed up by multiple UPSs and a generator. All power equipment is maintained quarterly to ensure uptime.
Racksquared's data center is monitored 24x7 by trained support staff to ensure the data center is protected. Security in the data center includes CCTV. Doors are secured by ID Badge, biometrics, and key codes. All entrances are secured by gates.
Our data center is carrier neutral with free cross connects. f Our core network is built using redundant Cisco routers, switches, and firewalls. Connections between our data centers is made up of several routes of dark fiber.
Racksquared is SSAE 18 Soc 2 Type II and PCI DSS certified. This means you can have confidence that your critical data and infrastructure is in a facility which employs stringent internal business processes and IT controls for the services provided.