Ooredoo Maldives today launched the first-ever tier-3 ready Data Centre in the Maldives, providing unparalleled connectivity, storage, security and support systems for IT-based services and operations, designed to provide reliability and safety for all types of customer segments.
Located in the emerging smart city of Hulhumale’, Ooredoo Maldives Data Centre (OMDC) is a world-class-state-of-the-art Data Centre which anticipates to bolster a quick and easy transition to new technologies supporting Maldivian and regional businesses from across government, corporate and the hospitality sector.
OMDC is a tier-3 certification ready data centre, offering a wide portfolio of services, large amounts of storage space, 24/7 physical and network security, disaster management capabilities, superior power backup, high-end heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. The facility also provides a rack space of medium & high density, with a capability of supporting offshore hosting requests which enables businesses outside the country to host their servers in the Maldives
The infrastructure of this new state of the art data centre is designed to provide customers the safest possible environment with flood resistance of up to 7 meters along with state-of-the-art fire detection systems. The facility is housed with critical electrical diesel power generators which can sustain an uninterrupted backup power that can seamlessly operate for 14 days without human intervention.
The centre features modern environmental monitoring and control systems, Water Leakage Detection System and round the clock digital and physical monitoring system that would provide comfort and peace of mind to customers who can be assured that their critical data and infrastructure is monitored and protected 24/7. The high growth rate of data generation, growing internet of things (IoT) connected device’s usage, huge growth in automation across different industry verticals and higher demand for data security are some of the trends which are expected to offer unique growth opportunities for the data centre services market.