Data Centre

Data Centre Infrastructure – Consulting, Auditing, Design & Deployment

At the core of every large organisation is its data centre. Our team are responsible for the design and installation of highly available data centre solutions for numerous government, education and private enterprise organisations. Our team hold data centre technology certifications from Cisco, Dell, Lenovo DCG, Microsoft, Nimble Storage (HPE), Veeam and VMWare.

Our team of highly certified data centre engineers are experienced in large scale server, storage, virtualization and hyperconverged infrastructure deployments.

Our team hold industry certifications from leading server, storage, virtualization and hyperconverged infrastructure vendors including Cisco, Lenovo, HPe, Microsoft, Nutanix and VMWare. We have an in depth understanding of the complex technologies and standards that exist in this field and are experienced in the design, application and ongoing management of these technologies. We have completed large scale server, storage and virtualisation solution design and implementation as well as the design and implementation of hyperconverged infrastructure solutions. Many of these deployments are high performance, highly available, multi data centre solutions including robust disaster recovery and orchestration to enable business continuity. We also provide the ongoing management of these solutions.

Cisco Zero Trust Cyber Security
Check Point Zeru Trust Security
Pure Storage

We work closely with our vendors to provide vendor validated designs based on reference architectures.

Through our close relationships with key server, storage, virtualization and hyperconverged infrastructure vendors, we can engage vendor engineers where required to assist in design and solution validation for our customers. We also assist in establishing vendor discounts for our customers and are experienced in establishing enterprise agreements for our Government, Education and Private Enterprise clients.

Check Point Zeru Trust Security
Check Point Zeru Trust Security

Solutions

 

  • 3 Tier Compute, Storage & Network:

    • FlashStack (Cisco UCS & Pure Storage)
    • Dell EMC
    • Lenovo DCG
  • Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI):

    • Lenovo HX – Nutanix AHV
    • Lenovo VX – VMWare vSAN
    • Dell EMC VxRail
    • Microsoft Azure Stack HCI
  • Metro Cluster (Active / Active) Data Centre Deployments:

    • Metro clusters can exist between customer data centres, between customer data centre and a colocation data centre, or between 2 or more colocation datacentres.
    • Metro clusters greatly reduce disaster recovery complexity and recovery times.
  • Data Centre Networking & Security:

    • Cisco Application Centric Interface (ACI)
    • VMWare NSX
    • Check Point VSX
  • Backup & Disaster Recovery:

    • Veeam Availability Suite and Backup and Replication
    • Wasabi & Amazon S3 Immutable Backup Repositories
    • Public Cloud Disaster Recovery Environments
    • VMWare Site Recovery Manager
  • Private Cloud IaaS:

    • Private Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is a procurement model that provides the OpEx subscription benefits of IaaS with the flexibility and performance benefits of ultra low latency connectivity
  • Hybrid Cloud:

    • VMWare vSphere+
    • Azure Stack
  • Enterprise License Agreement

Consulting & Services

 

  • Assessments:

    • Validation of vSphere Best Practice Deployment
    • Validation of iSCSI & FC Storage Best Practice Deployment
    • Validation of Storage Area Network Best Practice Deployment
    • Disaster Recovery Testing
  • Auditing:

    • Infrastructure Security
    • Capacity Planning
  • Policies & Compliance:

    • Disaster Recovery Plans
    • Business Continuity Plans
  • Solution Architecture Design

  • Management Services:

    • Data Centre Infrastructure Management
    • Public Cloud IaaS
    • Private Cloud IaaS

S5 Technology Group is an award-winning Enterprise System Integrator, Managed Security and Managed Infrastructure Service Provider with offices in Brisbane QLD, Port Macquarie and Cowra NSW. We support Government, Education and Enterprise customers throughout Australia. Our focus technologies include Enterprise Security, Enterprise Network and Enterprise Data Centre.

 

Notable Partnerships and Awards

 

Notable Certifications

 

Check Point Certified Security Administrator - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Security Expert - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Security Master - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Security Master Elite - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Cloud Specialist - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Endpoint Specialist - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Maestro Expert - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Administrator - S5 Technology Group
Check Point Certified Troubleshooting Expert - S5 Technology Group
CCNP Enterprise
CCNP Security
Cisco CCIE Lifetime Emeritus
CCNA
MCSA 2016
MCSA 2012
Microsoft 365 Enterprise Administrator Expert
Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator
Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate
VMWare Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualisation