SOURCE: TELEHOUSE

TELEHOUSE

August 27, 2014 08:01 ET

KDDI to Build New Telehouse Data Centers in Tokyo and Osaka

TELEHOUSE Invests in Expanding a Further 20MW of High Power Density Colocation Space in Japan

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 27, 2014) - KDDI, the global telecommunications provider, announces today that it will invest $270 million (28 billion yen) investment in the building of two new Telehouse data centers, "TELEHOUSE OSAKA 2," and "TELEHOUSE TOKYO Tama 3," scheduled to open in August 2015 and February 2016 respectively. These additional facilities will take the total amount of global TELEHOUSE data center space to approximately 4.0 million square feet, provided by 46 sites across 13 countries/territories and 24 major cities.

Both Osaka and Tokyo facilities will offer high-density colocation services enabling the hosting of heavy load IT infrastructure. The data centers will meet the growing demand for housing private enterprise clouds, along with public cloud service providers, online and media content companies. The facilities are designed to Tier 3+ data center standards in redundancy and uptime, and will be insusceptible to earthquakes by a long-period absorption structure, reflecting the high quality Global TELEHOUSE specifications. In addition, KDDI can provide a combined solution by providing direct access to the KDDI global network along with the data center.

Telehouse Osaka 2, located in the center of Osaka city, will offer 700 racks of tenancy space with up to 30kVA (designed) per rack. The technical and operations room will be situated above second floor avoiding the risk of potential flooding. Osaka 2 can be used as a disaster recovery and back-up site for the Tokyo data centers.

Telehouse Tokyo Tama 3 will be located on the existing Tama data center campus, approximately 18 miles from the Tokyo city center in a highly guarded surrounding. The five story building will offer 1,300 racks of tenancy space with up to 42kVA (designed) power supply to racks, the highest*1 in Japan and 5 times*2 industry average, with a designed PUE 1.31 making it one of the most energy efficient data centers in Japan.

The Telehouse data center expansion reflects the growing demand for data center space in Japan's metros, and the ability of KDDI to accommodate leading multinationals expanding their portfolios in Japan. By securing its domestic market share in Japan, KDDI continues to be the leader in premium data center facilities.

To learn more about TELEHOUSE America and KDDI visit http://www.telehouse.com and http://global.kddi.com/.

About TELEHOUSE
A stable and trusted pioneer of carrier-neutral data center services, TELEHOUSE provides secure, power-protected environments, where clients house and operate their telecommunications and network resources. Among the many benefits of colocating with TELEHOUSE is the ability to connect to state-of-the-art peering exchanges in New York (NYIIX) and Los Angeles (LAIIX). Through Manage-E,TELEHOUSE provides a comprehensive suite of solutions -- from help desk and hardware support to managed IT infrastructure, security and compliance services -- all delivered by expert consulting and operations teams on a global scale and from one point-of-contact. Additionally, the global availability of 46 TELEHOUSE-branded data centers in 24 cities throughout Asia, Africa, North America and EMEA, delivers continuous, cost-effective operation of network-dependent, IT infrastructure to businesses around the world. Please visit www.telehouse.com, or contact us to learn more about our Channel Partner program at sales@telehouse.com. Connect with TELEHOUSE on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About KDDI
KDDI Corporation is a leading Japanese telecommunications and ICT solution provider with 100 offices in 28 countries around the world and a Global Fortune 300 company. Serving 40 million domestic mobile subscribers, KDDI provides a diverse portfolio consisting of managed networks, data centers, cloud, security and system integration. As a global ICT provider, KDDI design and build highly reliable unified infrastructure for the world's leading financial, media, manufacturing and professional IT services. With 17 subsidiary divisions in data management technology and dedicated R&D facilities, KDDI enables its clients to reach their innovative potential. http://global.kddi.com/.

(*1) As of Aug 26. Research from KDDI based on public information.
(*2) Compared with TELEHOUSE data centers in Japan.

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1. Basic Specification Information

  • TELEHOUSE OSAKA 2
         
         
Building


 
 
 
 
Location   Chuo-ku, Osaka city, Osaka
Total Space   Approximately 700 racks
Structure   Steel construction
Quake absorbing infrastructure
Scale   20 storey building
Power Supply


 
 
 
 
 
Building Power Receiving   77kV;Primary and backup lines
Generator Configuration   N+1 redundant configuration,
(Available for over 48h without feeding)
UPS Configuration   N+1 redundant configuration
*Available for 15 minutes
*Customizable at customer's request
Power supply   Max: 30kVA /rack (Designed)
 20kVA/rack (Effective)
Average:15kVA/rack (Designed)
 10kVA/rack (Effective)
Total:6.6MW
Climate Control



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Air-conditioning System   Air cooling module chiller
(Cool air pushed up from underneath raised floor)
CRAC Configuration   N+2 redundant configuration with UPS
Operation/Security
 
 
 
 
 
Operation Hour   24/7 Security Guard
Authentication   ISO27001 (ISMS)
Security   Security gate, Biometric authentication, IC card,
Monitoring camera, Mantrap door
         
         
  • TELEHOUSE TOKYO Tama 3
         
         
Building


 
 
 
 
Location   Tama-city, Tokyo
Total Space   Approximately 1,300 racks
Structure   Steel construction
Quake absorbing infrastructure
Scale   5 storey building
Power Supply


 
 
 
 
 
Building Power Receiving   66kV, Primary and backup lines
Generator Configuration   N+1 redundant configuration
(Available for over 48h without feeding)
UPS Configuration   N+1 redundant configuration
*Available for 15 minutes
*Customizable at customer's request
Power supply   Max: 42kVA /rack (Designed)
 30kVA/rack (Effective)
Average: 21kVA/rack (Designed)
 15kVA/rack (Effective)
Total: 14MW
Climate Control
 
 
Air-conditioning System   Air cooling module chiller
(Cool air pushed up from underneath raised floor)
CRAC Configuration   N+2 redundant configuration with UPS
Operation/Security

 
 
 
Operation Hour   24/7 Security Guard
Certification   ISO27001(ISMS)
Security   Security gate, Biometric authentication, IC card,
Monitoring camera, Mantrap door
         
         

2. Pre-sales
Start from 1st September, 2014.

3. Contact
Please contact to KDDI sales representatives or our customer center.

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0077-7007 (Free of charge) 0120-921-919(Free of charge)
9:00~19:00(exclude Sat, Sun, holidays, year-end and New Year holidays)

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