The New Year Brings a New Data Center Moving Guide

Every data center move is unique and every move is important to us. We’ve updated our popular data center moving guide for 2011. Enter your e-mail address in the form on your right to receive this 28 page guide. E-Oasis Wants to Earn Your Business While many white papers are written carefully to disclose very Read more about The New Year Brings a New Data Center Moving Guide[…]

How To Choose A Data Center Relocation Firm

Having help moving your data center can free your scarce resources — if you know what to look for. The value of planning and executing a data center relocation is easy to see.  Done well, customers and staff alike are informed, downtime is minimized, and your company avoids negative press.   Finding a firm that Read more about How To Choose A Data Center Relocation Firm[…]

Learn More About Data Center Moving

Our Data Center Moving Blog helps you learn more about data center moving. The posts to this site can be found by category: Data Center Moving Checklist Data Center Relocation Data Center Site Selection Corporate Relocations The Sitemap below shows all of the topics on this site. Subscribe to Blog updates via e-mail on the Read more about Learn More About Data Center Moving[…]

A New Year, A New Data Center Move Guide

Every data center move is unique and every move is important to us. We’ve updated our popular data center moving guide for 2009 doubling its size to over 20 pages. E-Oasis Wants to Earn Your Business While many white papers are written carefully to disclose very little information, ours are different. Make no mistake – Read more about A New Year, A New Data Center Move Guide[…]

What’s The Secret To Becoming a Data Center Magnet?

That’s the funny thing. It’s not a secret. John Rath put together a great piece on why the Midwest could become a data center magnet. It’s a good read. Especially for economic development organizations struggling to differentiate their areas. How many of these factors do you have? How well do you stack up against the Read more about What’s The Secret To Becoming a Data Center Magnet?[…]

The Executive’s Guide to Data Center Move Planning

Important: This is the data center moving guide that Executives should not be without! Most Data Center moves begin with the C-Level suite typically with a seemingly simple question: “How much is it going to cost us to move our data center?” In the scramble to answer that question, a less-than-scientific process begins that often jeopardizes Read more about The Executive’s Guide to Data Center Move Planning[…]

Modern Data Centers Require Solid Electrical Infrastructure

It’s well established that large data centers are seeking cheap power. That criteria can lead to locations where substation improvements are required to provide the redundant power paths that are a key criteria of a modern data center. From a very basic perspective, power should enter the site from different substations following route diversity. Each Read more about Modern Data Centers Require Solid Electrical Infrastructure[…]

Texas and Wyoming Invest in Their Power Grids

Wyoming earmarked $1 billion in 2004 to improve power transmission capacity with four projects already underway as a result. Texas also understands the critical need to invest in the transmission grid and is proceeding with plans to put almost $5 billion to work to capitalize on power transmission originating from wind farms. It’s not as Read more about Texas and Wyoming Invest in Their Power Grids[…]

Lessons in Geographic Diversity

Business Continuity Planning (BCP) is a rigorous approach to ensuring your business can continue to operate in the event of an unplanned outage. Despite all the attention to BCP, the lesson of Geographic Diversity continues to be a lesson learned but a lesson not remembered. A transformer explosion at hosting company, The Planet in Houston,  Read more about Lessons in Geographic Diversity[…]

A Data Center Move Primer for Regional Economic Development Agencies

As reported by Rich Miller at DataCenterKnowlege, forward-thinking Regional Economic Development Agencies are focusing on attracting large data center projects. The debate continues on the real economic impact after accounting for tax incentives and infrastructure improvements given the relatively small amount of jobs these large footprint data centers create. What many economic development agencies may Read more about A Data Center Move Primer for Regional Economic Development Agencies[…]

Wyoming Silently Transforms Transmission Capacity

It’s no secret that the transmission grid is the weak link in power delivery to industrial and large commercial customers. Dual transmission feeds, expensive primary-side UPS systems and backup generators are common solutions for data centers. But large customers wanting power diversity to their location discover that footing the bill for transmission improvements is no Read more about Wyoming Silently Transforms Transmission Capacity[…]

How to Write a Data Center Relocation Statement of Work (SOW)

Special Offer: Want the free checklist? Answer these 3 questions. Writing a Statement of Work (SOW) for a Data Center Relocation can be a daunting task. Has your Google search for an example to jump start your efforts left you frustrated? While there are entire books on the process of writing a good SOW, you Read more about How to Write a Data Center Relocation Statement of Work (SOW)[…]

Wyoming Incentives to Lure Data Centers

The Wyoming Business Council has earmarked $5 Million to provide reduction of the utility costs for electrical and/or broadband for the recruitment/growth of Tier II, Tier III and Tier IV Data Centers. See Wyoming (Enrolled Act NO. 85), Appropriations for details. Incentives have played major roles in recent data center location announcements. While Cheyenne has Read more about Wyoming Incentives to Lure Data Centers[…]