Data Foundry

Data Foundry is a privately held company, headquartered in Austin, Texas and owns That Operates carrier neutral data centers and Provides roommate , managed services and dedicated office space to businesses Requiring uptime, connectivity, and room for growth. The Company also deploys on-site solutions for Disaster Recovery and supports customers’ business continuity plans.

Data foundry controls and manages over 650,000+ square feet of data centers in Austin and Houston, Texas, Los Angeles, CA, Ashburn, VA, Amsterdam, and Hong Kong.

The company serves a variety of industries, including energy, technology, healthcare and financial services. Founded in 1994 originally as Texas.net , it was the first Internet Service Provider in San Antonio, and one of the initial 50 Internet Service Providers in the United States. Texas.net changed its name to Data Founder in 2005 to identify its national and international customer base.

Data Foundry Austin Data Ranch specifications

  • 40-acre (160,000 m 2 ) campus
  • Space for up to 1,000,000 feet (93,000 m 2 ) of data center
  • Redundant power, water and fiber feeds
  • 17+ telecom and IPs
  • Ability to deliver over 100 megawatts of power to the campus
  • Campus independently fed by two 400 megawatt substations

Texas 1 Data Center Specifications

  • 250,000 square feet (23,000 m 2 )
  • Dual independent water utility feeds
  • Dual power feeds from separate substations
  • 17+ telecom and IPs
  • 10,000 square feet (930 m 2 ) dedicated customer offices and conference rooms
  • 215 mph wind rated roof and building
  • FM-200 fire suppression system
  • SSAE 16 SOC Type II Compliance

Austin 1 Data Center Specifications

  • 40,000 square feet (3,700 m 2 )
  • Dual dedicated make-up water feeds
  • 400 Megawatt substation
  • 10,000 square feet (930 m 2 ) dedicated customer offices
  • HVAC cooling system
  • Carrier neutral with 17 + fiber carriers
  • FM-200 fire suppression system
  • SSAE 16 Type II Compliance

Houston 1 Data Center Specifications

  • 20,000 square feet (1,900 m 2 )
  • Two redundant power feeds from separate power grids
  • HVAC cooling system
  • Carrier neutral with 15 fiber carriers
  • FE-227 fire suppression system

Houston 2 Data Center Specifications

  • 350,000 square feet (33,000 m 2 )
  • Chilled water system uses chillers
  • 60 megawatt power capacity with fault and concurrently maintainable design across entire infrastructure
  • Dual 34.5 kV underground utility feeds
  • 60,000 square feet (5,600 m 2 ) dedicated customer offices and conference rooms
  • Carrier neutral with 11+ On-Net carriers
  • 185 mph wind rated roof and building
  • Dual Interlock Dry Pipe Pre-action fire protection system
  • SSAE 16 SOC Type II Compliance

See also

  • Flatsharing
  • Managed Services
  • Disaster recovery
  • Internet Exchange Point
  • Network Operations Center
  • Server Room
  • Telecommunications network