Global AccessibilityWe have servers in several regions to improve platform accessibility and performance.
Equinix Ashburn Data Center CampusThis is not a stock photo. It's an actual photo of one of the buildings where our data resides.
Equinix Data Center InteriorServers reside in secure cages within the data center.
Backup Power GeneratorsLoss of electricity is not a problem. An array of batteries along with diesel-powered generators keep power flowing without interruption.
Secured FacilitySecurity is on guard 24/7 to control access to the data center campus, and each building on the campus has additional security.
Secured PerimeterThe entire data center campus is fenced and closely monitored.
Hand ScannerEntrance through all doors is controlled via biometric hand scan.
24-Hour System Availability, 365 Days a Year
With servers in the US, Canada, Amsterdam, and Hong Kong, we’re able to provide 24-hour access to our global customer base. Our state-of-the-art servers are managed in data centers with multiple redundant Internet feeds and power backups provided by both an array of batteries and diesel generators in the case of an unforeseen power outage. Furthermore, our certified IT team and staff work a mix of U.S., E.U., and Asia-Pacific hours to provide customers with personalized support in case they encounter any obstacles. Off-site backups are made once a day and stored in secure data centers in another city. Customer sites are accessible through a robust network that includes full support for IPv6, the next generation of Internet technology.
With our dedicated infrastructure, you can:
- Increase sign ups and participation all year round at any time of the day
- Enable sign ups via the web and eliminate time consuming office visits to view study schedules
- Receive study sign ups on the busiest days and times of the week, such as Sunday evenings