Kansas City Data Center

Data Center Network
Kansas City Data Center
10801 N. Amity Ave., Kansas City, MO 64153
Founded in 2001, Cosentry has the experience and expertise to deliver scalable, flexible
and secure data center solutions. So go ahead. Run your business. We’ll handle your
data center services.
Co-source with Cosentry
Cosentry frees IT organizations from the bonds of data center operations and enables them to focus more on IT innovation.
Nine state-of-the-art data centers, strategically located in the Midwest, are designed with all the reliability, security and
scalability needed to meet the most stringent requirements.
On-site operations, security and engineering teams provide 24/7 monitoring, management and maintenance services.
High speed inter-facility bandwidth, connecting all nine facilities, offers unique Disaster Recovery options.
A full service IT outsourcing provider offering Managed Hosting, Managed Services, Managed Backup, Cloud/IaaS, Help Desk
and Professional Services.
Cosentry services show quantifiable return-on-investment. Moving to an OPEX model, enables businesses to utilize scarce
capital resources for business development.
Culture of Execution
Physical and Architectural review of your IT Infrastructure
Baseline the power and heat loads and IT hardware utilization
Recommend location and IT infrastructure solutions from our portfolio of data center and cloud offerings
Provide hardware relocation, application and data migration services
Optimize through continuous monitoring, performance reporting, tuning and capacity planning
Data Center Network
Facility Features:
• Reinforced concrete block and brick construction
• Single-story, single-tenant, single-use structure
• Outside of 500 year flood plain
• Cabinets, cages and private suites available
• Dedicated spaces for data halls, carrier entrance,
electrical room, storage, receiving area and full-sized
loading docks
• 24/7 onsite staff and remote monitoring from
geographically disperse Operations Centers
• 6kW per cabinet capacity
• 450 seat Workgroup Services/Call Center area
• Guest office, conference room and break room areas
• Newly upgraded 2MVA utility power feed
• 1MW diesel generator for all critical loads
• 2N UPS with redundant battery strings
• Redundant (A+B) power distribution system available
to each cabinet
• Power metering and utilization reporting by circuit,
cabinet and room
• N+1 continuous precision cooling systems
• Close-coupled cooling units to support high density cabinets
• Hot/cold aisle alignment with containment options available
• Raised access floor for cold air supply
• Ceiling plenum for ducted hot air return
• Set points maintain ASHRAE standards for data centers
• CRAC system and environmental monitoring for
temperature, humidity, dew point, airflow, smoke
and leaks
Fire Protection:
• FM200 (Phases I/II) and ECARO-25 (Phase III) clean
agent fire protection systems
• Separately zoned by room
• Detectors and distribution above and below raised floor
Kansas City Data Center (KCDC) is one of
two state-of-the-art Cosentry data centers
located in the Kansas City Metro Area.
With 2N power and N+1 cooling infrastructures, the
KCDC is concurrently maintainable, allowing for
continuous operation of your critical IT equipment.
Cosentry’s 24/7 onsite personnel provide the
remote hands, monitoring, project management and
security services needed to free you from the dayto-day tasks associated with running a data center.
Security & Monitoring:
• Stringent pre-screening and education process for
access requests
• Photo, fingerprint and ID validation is required
• Badge readers, biometrics and man-traps throughout
the facility
• Video surveillance in all critical areas and in each row
of the data halls with 90-days of retention
• 24/7 monitoring of access control and video
surveillance systems
• 24/7 onsite security personnel
• All system and environmental alerts are managed by
Cosentry’s SolutionsDesk™
• Multiple carriers (7+) built into the facility
• Diverse entrance pathways underground
• Internet, MPLS, Ethernet, Optical Wave, Point-to-Point
services available
• Interconnected with 10G wave services to Lenexa,
Bellevue, Midlands and St. Louis
• Blended BGP-routed Internet services using three
major carriers
• Redundant Cisco™ core routing and switching