Yesterday Andrew Gearing (AGCC), took me on a tour of London Meridian Gate DC. You cannot go anywhere without a PAC security card access and it was very noisy on the datacenters floors. Anyway was very interesting to see, thanks Andrew:)

Security

  • Very Early Smoke Detection Apparatus (VESDA) installed
  • Smoke detection system
  • FM2000 fire suppression system
  • CCTV system covering all entrances/exits and main areas
  • 24-hour video recording
  • Full perimeter alarm
  • PAC security card access system
  • Visual verification of all persons entering the data floor