Rackspace Technology Data Centers: Dallas (DFW3)

Enterprise-grade infrastructure, managed by data center specialists

Overview

Rackspace's Dallas data center supports Rackspace's comprehensive managed hybrid solutions. The data center features fully-redundant power and is carrier-neutral with multiple Tier 1 providers.

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Data center statistics and specifics

  • 24-hour internal and external video surveillance, 90 day minimum retention policy
  • 24x7x365 facility and network monitoring
  • 24x7x365 security staff, strictly enforced security procedures
  • Multiple mantraps with reinforced walls
  • Enhanced security options to dedicated suites available
  • One of the first facilities to implement true three factor security
  • Visitors are escorted by authorized personnel at all times
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  • Highest priority Oncor 700 power grid
  • Facility has 28 MW of utility capacity
  • True (2N) power configuration
  • 19MW of on-site generator capacity
  • Seven 500 ton cooling towers
  • High-efficiency CRAC units with redundant dual loops
  • 80,000 gallons of reserve water
  • Carrier-neutral facility with over 20 Tier 1 providers
  • Dedicated Dark Fiber Ring with diverse paths and full redundancy
  • On-site carrier-class Meet-Me-Rooms
  • Direct connectivity to Rackspace network available
  • Direct Fiber connectivity to primary New York City POP
  • Network fully supports Fiber channel, SONET and Ethernet handoffs
  • Advanced multi-zone, double pre-action, dry pipe-fire suppression system
  • Fully redundant power for building and security management systems
  • VESDA smoke detection systems, above and below raised floor
  • Hot/ cold aisles with hot aisle containment
  • Relative humidity range from 40%-60% RH
  • Temperature range of 72°F +/- 5°
  • Raised floor cold Plenun supply, ceiling warm return plenun to provide uniform cooling distribution

 

  • ISO 27001 Certified
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • PCI Level 1 Service Provider Certified
  • SSAE16 Certified
  • Tier III Standards Compliant

 

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Our Industry-Leading Guarantees

Customers in over 120 countries, including over half of the FORTUNE® 100, rely on our 100% Network Uptime Guarantee and infrastructure guarantees.

Network Guarantee

We guarantee that our data center will be available 100% of the time in a given month, excluding scheduled or emergency maintenance. Otherwise, we apply a 5% credit of your monthly fee for each 30 minutes of network downtime, up to 100% of your monthly fee for the affected server.

Infrastructure Guarantee

We guarantee that data center HVAC and power will be functioning 100% of the time, excluding scheduled or emergency maintenance. Otherwise, we apply a 5% credit of your monthly fee for each 30 minutes of data center infrastructure downtime, up to 100% of your monthly fee for the affected server.

Hardware Replacement Guarantee

We guarantee that replacement or repair of Rackspace Technology-provided hardware or components will begin within one hour of problem identification. Otherwise, we apply a 5% credit of your monthly fee for each 30 minutes of downtime, up to 100% of your monthly fee for the affected hardware.

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