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Everest rolls out Manchester connectivity

To complement the existing connectivity for our network into the hub markets of Slough and London Docklands, we have rolled out further connectivity into Manchester. This means our network connects diversely, directly, to all the major connectivity ecosystems in the UK. The connectivity runs west from Reading to take a physically separate route, and then …
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Ultra-secure biometrics rolled out

We are continuing to reinforce and improve the security of our site, by the uses of the latest technology and procedures. A recent addition to increase our already high level of security is our biometric scans. All visitors to the data centre now have a biometric reading taken of their eyes, and we record various …
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Additional wavelength services

Due to demand from our clients, we have augmented our optical wavelength offering on our network platform that previously offered 1G, 10G and 40G Ethernet services. We have added four more services, being STM-64, and Fibre Channel 8G, 10G, and 16G. These are more specialist transport protocols for specific applications, and we have responded to the demand …
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First 40G Links Deployed

We’re delighted to announce the deployment of the first 40G Ethernet network links in the Reading data centre. Up until now, our clients had typically taken services from us at 1G and 10G speed, but we had 40G available for larger requirements. We continue to push forward offering the latest developments with our high performance …
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PCI DSS and ISO 27001 Certification

Growing data centre operator Everest Data Centres today announced formal certification by a UKAS accredited body to the ISO 27001 standard and also PCI DSS. Everest has been operating to these standards since the first data centre in Reading was open, with the intention of achieving formal certification once a sufficient body of evidence of …
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Further UPS Installations at Reading

Leading Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) specialist, Borri Ltd has just completed the installation and commissioning of four additional, high efficiency Borri B9600FXS UPS units at Everest Data Centre’s facility in Reading. The Borri B9600FXS UPS modules have been positioned in a 2N electrical configuration, where one has been custom designed in orange and another in …
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