Shanghai Data Centre Campus

/Shanghai Data Centre Campus

Data Center Locations

Our business is focused on creating the essential infrastructure for multi-national corporations, enterprise occupiers and colocation operators requiring data center facilities in China. Operating in key locations across China, Chayora develops large, fully licensed sites ready for data center construction and operations and access to the internet. All Chayora sites meet international construction, management and security standards and typically offer 300MW of grid power supply with an objective to supply more than 50% of power from clean, green and sustainable power sources. The sites are fully provisioned and offer world-class fibre connectivity from multiple providers.

On Chayora sites customers can choose from different service options including Powered Land, Build-to-Suit, Assured Scalability and Wholesale Colocation.

Shanghai Data Center Campus

Shanghai is one of China’s largest cities and is situated on the banks of the Yangtze River. The city’s development in the past few decades has made it one of the most important economic, commercial, financial and communications centers of China.

The city has a population of circa 24 million and is developing rapidly as one of Asia’s largest financial centers.

The Shanghai Site

In Shanghai, Chayora is developing an international data center campus that enables multi-national corporations to develop global standard data centers to support their enterprise and cloud requirements.

Shanghai Data Center – Site Overview

  • Chayora Shanghai Campus is located c.80km from the Shanghai Pudong CBD
  • The campus has an area of c.50mu / 8.5 acres
  • 120MVA gross power sufficient to support 42MW IT load on a 2N supply
  • A modular concept design will be used based on the Chayora Standard Design developed in Tianjin which will be further customisable for either colocation or wholesale requirements.
  • Fully permitted, power and fibre secured and ready to construct multi – phased land options.
  • Dual routed, independent connection power supply through dedicated sub-stations providing over 120MVA grid power.
  • Physical access control security, full infrastructure management and site operations.
  • Carrier neutral (including China Telecom, China Mobile, China Unicom, CITIC).
  • Full renewable energy option available

Shanghai Data Center – Key Benefits

  • Over 120MVA of power to meet all your current and future needs
  • Low latency ultra-high speed connections of multiple 100Gb/s and up to 800Gb/s available circuit to circuit interconnections available. A range of other telecom services are also available from the 5 Level 1 carriers in China and other Level 2 carriers connecting to the site.
  • Fully licensed enabling international standards in operations, security, construction and performance
  • Highly competitive power tariff and Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
  • Complete BPO (Data Centre as a Service) possible to exacting standards
  • Dedicated international supply chain
  • Site selection in accordance with Chayora Site Selection Criteria:
    • Direct and aligned political support: license and strategic interest
    • Wide client demand
    • Power price & availability
    • Suitable land availability
    • Fibre connectivity
    • Water supply

Shanghai 1 – Campus Layout

Shanghai 1 – Design Principles

Standards Uptime Tier III & OCP Ready accredited
Design Principles (in each of the 3 buildings) Each floor designed to a high level of availability and flexibility. Able to seamlessly scale up from an IT load of 2 MW up to 4MW and to accommodate a minimum of 672 x 19” racks, at power density from 4kW up to 15KW/Rack without special modifications.

Level 1: Office & Mechanical Plant; Level 2–5: Data Centre; Level 6 : Flexi Space / Office; Roof: Cooling Towers

Power Density 4kW – 15kW / rack
Rack Count (Per Floor) A minimum of 672 nos. 19” racks @ 6kW/racks (wholesale). *
Floor Loading 15kN/sqm
UPS Redundancy DR (N+1) configurable to 2N with 15 mins battery back-up
Generator Redundancy N+1 with 24 Hrs diesel fuel backup (all genset based on continuous operation)
Chiller & Mechanical Cooling Redundancy N+1 with 15 mins cool storage backup
Power Topology for Chiller & Mechanical 2N with A & B source from UPS power, B source from Utility power, Gensets as a backup power
Environmental Envelope Temperature: 23 – 27 deg C; Humidity: 40% – 60%
Annualized PUE Less than 1.2 (annualised average)
Monitoring Power / temperature monitoring @ individual rack basis
Security Minimum 8 layers of security checks using access cards, iris scanner and video analytics
Fire Protection Pre-action sprinkler, gas suppression and VESDA

Typical Data Center Floor Layout

Site Selection Criteria

  • Direct and aligned political support: license and strategic interest
  • Wide client demand
  • Power price & availability
  • Suitable land availability
  • Fibre connectivity
  • Water supply

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