Overview

Our three privately-owned, state-of-the-art data center facilities in Lansing, Michigan are operated 24/7/365 by our onsite Heroic Support® staff. With a staff of highly-trained technicians, our US-Central data centers feature some of the quickest response times in the industry. Built with numerous zones for redundancy, our Michigan data centers can also team with our US-West region to provide true Geographic Redundancy to our customers. These Data Center features not only make Liquid Web a premium managed hosting option, but also pose its US-Central location as a popular colocation space. Many have already saved substantial time and money by allowing our highly trained Heroic Support® technicians oversee their hardware and by taking advantage of the 100% uptime guaranteed by our SLA.

Regions

A geographic area containing one or more data centers. Multiple regions enable our clients to create geographic diversity in their cloud infrastructure.

Zone

A region contains one or more zones. A zone is an autonomous environment that contains independent battery backups, networking infrastructure, and air conditioning.

US - Central Region

  • Location: Lansing, Michigan
  • Data Centers: 3
  • Established: 1997
  • Zones: 2
  • Providers: Level 3 Verizon, Cogent, Comcast

Data Centers in This Region

  • Data Center One
  • Size: 5,058 sq ft
  • Capacity: 2,000 Servers
  • SSAE-16 Compliant
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  • Data Center Two
  • Size: 32,000 sq ft
  • Capacity: 8,000 Servers
  • SSAE-16 Compliant
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  • Data Center Three
  • Size: 90,000 sq ft
  • Capacity: 25,000 Servers
  • SSAE-16 Compliant
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Network Gear

  • Redundant Fiber Entrance Expandable to 1,840 Gigabits Per Second
  • Multiple Redundant Gigabit Ethernet Links to Data Center 1 and Data Center 2
  • Fully Redundant Cisco 6509 Sup720 and Nexus 7000 Distribution Switches
  • Redundant Gigabit Ethernet Links to Each Rack Switch
  • Cisco 4948 48-Port 10/100/1000 Rack Switches

Power System

  • Expandable 13,500 kVA Utility Power Feeds
  • Multiple ASCO Closed Transition Bypass Isolation Transfer Switches
  • Multiple N+1 Generac Diesel Generators
  • Multiple N+1 Powerware 9395 550 kVA UPS systems
  • Liebert & Eaton Power Distribution Units
  • Multiple Service Entrance Feeds

Cooling

  • Multiple Liebert 20, 22, 30 and 45 Ton upflow and downflow AC Units
  • Stand alone HVAC systems that don't allow for large scale failure
  • Designed For Addition of Air-Side Economization

Security

  • 24/7/365 Manned Facilities
  • CCTV Security Cameras Covering Inside, Outside and All Entrances of Data Centers
  • Site Entrances Controlled By Electronic Perimeter Access Card System
  • Sites Remotely Monitored By 3rd Party Security Company
  • Entrances Secured by Mantraps with Interlocking Doors
  • SSAE-16 & HIPAA Compliant, Safe Harbor Certified