Cabling and Connectivity Services

Help improve data center efficiency with advanced cabling technology

IBM Cabling and Connectivity Services provide robust turnkey cabling services to help you untangle your data center from inefficient under-floor cabling and slow, unreliable migrations to scalable, flexible cabling solutions that can increase data center efficiency and reduce costs.

Improve efficiency

Reduce under-floor congestion and improve airflow

Help reduce costs

Help improve operational costs of maintaining and migrating cabling

Improve availability

Reduce data center disruptions from inefficient cabling and migrations

Essential Features

IBM Facilities Cabling Services provide scalable, flexible solutions for efficiency and reduced cost for cabling infrastructures:

  • Plug and Play systems establish reliable, fully functional connectivity in your Data Center in an expedited way
  • Modular and scalable solutions grow with your Data Center's needs and reduce cost
  • Our services minimize the cabling impact in the data center, enhancing overall conditions for data center cooling
  • Our services reduce time to install by up to 75% and improve availability

We deliver solutions in close cooperation with the world's largest cabling suppliers. The range of services includes solutions such as fiber transport system and optimized airflow assessment for cabling, which offers clients the ability to have their data center cabling checked in order to prevent possible problems and increased energy costs due to non-optimized airflow caused by the installed cabling. Beyond the data center, IBM Facilities Cabling Service offers total enterprise, premise and campus cabling infrastructure solutions.

Resources

Passive optical network - a smarter network

Smarter networks with Passive Optical LANs

New data center options

Overcome your inhibitors to installing and operating a private or hybrid cloud.

Experts

Matt Brown

Site and Facilities Portfolio Executive, Global Technology Services

Matt Brown has over 30 years of information systems experience with strong skills in Data Center infrastructure solutions, alliance management, availability consulting, project management, and services development.

Michael Hogan

Site and Facilities Services - Senior Technical Staff Member

Connectivity, Data Center Optimization, Engineering and Technology Solutions, Green Data Centers

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