Facilitating on-site support for your technical infrastructure
Why send your valuable staff to the data center to perform tasks that can be easily handled by our dedicated staff – 24 x 7? You can rely on our trained experts to be your hands, eyes, and ears – without worrying about travel or time constraints. Our simple pricing model allows you to utilize our highly-skilled staff through an on-demand or scheduled basis. The remote hands and eyes service removes the headache of staffing personnel in our data centers, as well as eliminating costly after-hours on-site needs for your infrastructure.
Enabling: the service allows you to make the best decision where you should colocate your gear – without the constraints of staff limitations. For most companies, your business hub is not the same location as your data hub. We understand the challenges for staffing and getting things done within your cabinet or cage in a 24x7 world. Our remote hands & eyes service now enables you to make the best decisions without the constraints of yesterday’s support model.
You'll have access to highly qualified IT professionals who will perform a wide variety of services from basic troubleshooting tasks to tape swaps and equipment installation in your NTT Global Data Centers Americas space. Both of our Network Operations Centers are staffed 24x7 and in most cases be in your cage in 15 minutes to take care of your requests.
When choosing a colocation partner, technical and talented remote hands and eyes services should be part of your decision-making process. NTT Global Data Centers Americas believes that the support we provide beyond our world-class infrastructure helps drive the value you receive and makes operating your IT infrastructure more efficient.
On-Demand Services Available:
Cycling power on your equipment
Visual equipment checks
Attaching monitor, keyboard, mouse, or consoles to equipment
Replacing your hardware components with spares /upgrades
Changing labeled cables
Rotations of your label media (tapes, CDs)
Loading of media (tapes, CDs, DVDs, or USB media)
Troubleshooting of physical ports, including non-NTT Global Data Centers Americas provided telecommunication circuits
Entering commands according to your detailed instructions and relaying system responses
Executing built-in diagnostics according to your instructions
Perform other tasks requiring a similar skill level where immediate action is required
Scheduled Services Available:
Upgrading disk drive capacity by installing new or additional drives
Installing newly received equipment under specific instructions
Adding memory cards
Configuring routers, switches, and other network equipment under specific instructions
Equipment inventory and labeling
Cross-connect inventory and labeling
Support during planned, routine style maintenance activities
Cage/Environment temperature analysis including thermal scans of the environment or equipment in question
Equipment rack and stack of incremental equipment requires no more than two engineers and no project management, not to exceed 4 hours in a single day
Perform other tasks requiring a similar skill level and duration where the activity can be scheduled between you and the NTT Global Data Centers Americas team in less than 4 hours