Kamloops, British Columbia - Canada

Our Kamloops data centre is built and operated as a highly secure and fault tolerant facility. We adhere to the most stringent protocols to make sure you never lose sleep over your data. Beyond CanShield’s purpose-built facility, our location in Kamloops British Columbia offers some unique advantages for data storage and connectivity. As outlined in our news feed, Kamloops is in a seismically stable location, while acting as the epicentre for fibre in British Columbia.

Additionally, we are only 7-11 milliseconds latency from the lower mainland, so our data centre is close enough to be considered an edge facility. As such you get a great data centre facility in the optimal location in British Columbia.

Our site specifications include:

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Site Details

  • Purpose-built 10,500 square foot data centre
  • Reinforced concrete cinder blocks, with structural steel cross braces
  • Single servers to dedicated caged space
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Power

  • 100% power availability SLA
  • Dedicated 1 MW feeder, upgradeable to 4 MW
  • A + B power paths available
  • UPS batter support
  • 750 kW diesel generator
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Connectivity

  • 100% network availability SLA
  • Carrier-neutral with diverse fibre connectivity
  • Multiple fibre providers, including Telus, Shaw, Bell, iTel and Zayo
  • Onsite POPs and cross-connects in CanShield’s meet me room
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Security

  • Fully fenced perimeter with extensive video surveillance
  • Multiple security zones with 2-factor biometric authentication
  • 24x7 unannounced access privileges for authorized personnel
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Environmental

  • Redundant and fault tolerant cooling design throughout the facility
  • Smoke and heat sensors
  • Double interlock dry pipe pre-action water-based sprinkler system
  • 24x7x365 real time environment monitoring
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Support

  • On site support for all day-to-day requests
  • 24x7 off site data centre support technicians
  • Shipping/receiving capabilities available
  • Hands and eyes service available upon request