Five Steps to a Successful Data Center Relocation - White Paper

Maybe you’re just starting to plan your data center relocation. Perhaps the trucks are due to arrive any day. Either way, a successful data center relocation or consolidation requires careful planning and execution. Using industry best practices developed while performing hundreds of data center moves, you can avoid costly mistakes and reduce the risk of unplanned downtime.  Since data center relocation is not an everyday event, it’s easy to underestimate the complexity involved.

This white paper includes the following:

  • Top 3 reasons why data center relocations fall short
  • Build vs. Lease considerations
  • Best practice recommendations:
    • Perform thorough site suitability analysis
    • Plan carefully and well in advance
    • Lock down – minimize complexity and change

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