|NOCs - Network
Each of the Einfohost
Network Operation Centers (NOC) features high level security, raised flooring, climate-control,
UPS power supply, fire suppression system as well as multiple redundant connections
to major backbones such as UUNET, Level3, Genuity, Sprint and Verizon. Each NOC is
also equipped with backup batteries and diesel generators, Cisco routers and switches;
and is staffed 24x7 by qualified system administrators and engineers. All servers
are secured in a state of the art Smart POP; monitored by both on hand technicians,
IP cameras and door security via Hand geometry reader; OC3C connections are physically
diverse and Sonet protected; dual power feeds backed up with UPS, Rectifiers, Batteries
and Generator to ensure our customers have near zero down time.
Additionally, all Network Operation Centers use industry-standard SNMP (Simple Network
Management Protocol) and provides round-the-clock monitoring of all hardware, including
routers, switches, UPS systems, and servers. The Network Operation Centers also
monitors power, environmental factors (such as temperature and humidity), generator
status, and network connectivity. All critical services/ports are monitored, including
FTP, HTTP, SMTP, HTTPS, SSH and POP3.
DC-001 - Parsippany, New Jersey
Multiple OC3 connections, directly connected with Sprint, Earthlink, UUNET, Genuity,
Level3, PSI, Digex and AOL.
DC-002 - Scranton, Pennsylvania
Direct OC192 connection to Verizon, multiple Sprint OC3 and DS3 connections, OC192
from CTSI scheduled for mid-2002.
DC-003 - Atlanta, Georgia
Direct peering with 14 networks, including connections to Aleron, Level3, Qwest
All our servers are custom-built, using brand name parts, Dual Pentium III processors
with 1GB RAM, running RedHat Linux 7.x and the Apache WebServer. Also, all servers
are running the latest version of the PHP and Perl programming languages!