Did you know that communication plays a crucial role in virtually every industry in today’s fast-paced digital environment? The unsung hero in this scenario is the communications room—also known as data centres or server rooms—playing a pivotal role in storing, processing, and distributing data.
At Elam, we understand that clean power in comms rooms, especially when combined with fibre cabling, is essential for a sustainable and high-performance future.
The Significance of Communication Rooms
Comms rooms are the nerve centres that keep our digital world running smoothly. In these rooms you can find servers, networking equipment and other important components that facilitate seamless communication. However, disruptions in these rooms can lead to consequences, making the reliability of their power source a critical consideration.
Clean Power: A Sustainable Solution
It is critical to have clean, reliable power that does not suffer from blackouts, power surges and intermittent voltage and current fluctuations. Dual sourced power (UPS and standard) gives redundancy if one power source fails. When combined with fibre cabling, these solutions provide efficient and reliable power and data transmission.
Fibre Cabling: Revolutionising Data Transmission
Fibre cabling, made from optically pure glass, outshines traditional copper cables in terms of data transmission. Its ability to transmit large amounts of data with minimal signal loss and at higher speeds makes this the perfect solution for the demands of communications rooms, incoming and outgoing links.
Reliability: Clean Power for Uninterrupted Operations
Uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) systems are non-negotiable for communications rooms. Clean power solutions offer a more stable and consistent energy source. This reliability translates to 100% uptime, ensuring that essential services and communication networks remain operational 24/7.
Scalability: Adapting to Growing Demands
As businesses expand and data requirements increase, the capacity of communications rooms must adapt accordingly. Clean power solutions provide a flexible solution that can accommodate the evolving needs of the digital era. This adaptability is crucial for future-proofing communication infrastructure. Elam can install a “comms room only” Distribution Board and UPS systems.
Cost Savings: A Long-Term Investment
While the initial investment in clean, reliable power may seem significant, blackouts and intermittent power surges ruining your costly servers and switches cost a lot more. Ensuring your Power supply is reliable and clean will lead to 100% uptime and no blown equipment! Fibre cabling, with its durability and minimal maintenance requirements, further contributes to the overall cost-effectiveness of clean-powered communications rooms.
Clean Power – a more reliable future for your communications
Investing in a reliable and clean power system is critical, regardless of whether you are a small, mid-sized or large company. Ensuring 100% uptime for your communications needs quality fibre and power cabling.
Speak to the experts at Elam for your comms rooms, main equipment rooms and data centre cabling requirements.