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Eaton Bolsters Cleveland's Largest Data Center

By CIOReview | Thursday, March 31, 2016

CLEVELAND, OH: Provider of highly compliant hosting solutions– ByteGrid Holdings LLC announced that it has selected power management company Eaton to render power management and monitoring solutions for its Cleveland Technology Center (CTC) in downtown Cleveland, the city's largest multi-tenant data center.

ByteGrid has installed two 1.5 mega-watt Eaton Power Xpert™ 9395 uninterruptible power systems-UPSs contributing to its data center expansion in Cleveland. Eaton's Power Xpert 9395 UPS delivers industry-leading efficiency and modular redundancy according ByteGrid to lower Total Cost of Ownership-TCO by leveraging innovative energy saving technology simultaneously boosting power system reliability.

Along with UPSs, ByteGrid relies on Eaton service, medium-voltage load interrupter switchgear, switchboards, panelboards, meters and computer power distribution units-ePDUs, allowing ByteGrid to deliver high quality power to critical IT systems. These Eaton products will aid and back up reliable operations and highly accurate metering of power in Cleveland's largest multi-tenant data center. Eaton's power management solutions facilitate ByteGrid's focus on reduced operating costs associated with industry-leading Tier 3 / 4 multi-tenant data centers.

"We are pleased to supply ByteGrid as they further establish themselves as Cleveland's leading provider of secure and compliant IT infrastructure solutions," said Doug Schuster, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Eaton's Critical Power Solutions Division. "Eaton has a longstanding presence in Ohio, so it is with great pleasure that we support ByteGrid's efforts to help area businesses maintain operational excellence through reliable and highly efficient power management systems with responsive local service."

Cleveland's largest multi-tenant data center–encompassing 333,215 square feet of highly secure Tier 3 data center space–features more than 11 carriers on Net and resides on one of the largest fiber point of presence-POP sites in Ohio. Moreover, the facility's location bisects major Midwest and East Coast business centers, making it an ideal disaster recovery location for markets such as Chicago and New York.

ByteGrid provides turnkey solutions for large and midsize enterprises and federal and highly regulated organizations looking for high performance mission critical data center co-location, managed hosting and compliant hybrid cloud solutions.

"ByteGrid looks forward to providing our enterprise and government customers with Eaton's world class power systems that deliver superior levels of redundancy, fault-tolerance and operating efficiency," said Mike Clemson, ByteGrid's Vice President, Critical Infrastructure. "Cleveland businesses -- and the Health Tech corridor in particular -- have some of the most demanding requirements for performance and compliance that we are proud to be able to deliver."