GreatResponder.Com (2012-02-22) : Carpathia Web Hosting, Equinix and Digital Realty Trust released a joint venture group on Feb. 21, 2012 to build a 64,000 square-foot global data center services IBX Vault in Dulles to supply high technology solutions for health-care businesses, commercial industries and government agencies. Equinix is a global data center services provider, and Carpathia web hosting is a managed hosting services provider for enterprises as well as government agencies. Both of them start IBX Vault; a Platform Equinix facility opening in late 2012,” reads an announcement on Carpathia’s website. Carpathia has finalized a build-to-suit contract with a joint venture including Equinix and Digital Realty Trust. The new data center would be built by Digital Realty next to the existing Carpathia office in Dulles, and run by Equinix. Carpathia web hosting providing cloud services and managed hosting plus physical armed security. Loudoun is already home to more than four million square feet of data center space, making it a hub for data centers in Virginia.
The IBX Vault includes armed guards, fencing, , network security and, beside multi level biometric scanners. This high comprehensive security, combined with network redundancy, to be sure that the customer data is available and high secure. As we mentioned before that the project will be Tier III data center with a full range of managed, cloud and compliant services to boost commercial, healthcare and government compliance standards including HIPAA and HITECH for healthcare, FISMA and DIACAP for federal agencies, PCI for the credit and payment card industry, and SOX for business. The new project will support 7.3 megawatts of N+1 block redundant power.