Data Center

Suffolk University's Data Center is a vital part of the campus information technology infrastructure. Information Technology executes data center management standards and best practices, providing a secure, enterprise-wide, reliable, and redundant infrastructure for the delivery of mission-critical University systems.

Some of the benefits of Suffolk's Data Center are:

  • 24/7 access to users providing high availability connectivity to the Internet and your campus network resources
  • Secure data networks that ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of University information resources
  • Service monitoring to ensure physical security and operational integrity of systems and services
  • Environmental management including updated power distribution, cooling systems and environmental monitoring services
  • Disaster recovery/business continuity. Our proactive plan to protect the University community and secure the continuity of its campus systems, programs, and services
  • Reliable and scalable service design that includes serviceability of infrastructure components as well as ease of expansion to accommodate future growth
  • Server virtualization management allowing a seamless transition between virtual clusters as service loads change, providing disaster recovery, and high availability and simplified management