Building Capabilities

Building Capabilities

  • Combined building capabilities provides Tier 3+ with a design nominal 99.999% availability
  • Physically separate, diverse building entry points for telecommunications, mains water and power
  • Capable of modular fit-out and installation of additional UPS, Chillers and Cooling Towers without tenant interruption as power and cooling loads increase
  • Ability to provide scalable, redundant power and cooling infrastructure up to 1500W/m2 across the raised-floor area
  • All floor slabs water-sealed and designed to support 1600kg/m2
  • Dual carrier ‘meet me’ (Intermediate Distribution Frame – IDF) rooms, with redundant vertical cable risers
  • Fireproof Store Room
  • Secure Loading Bay with dock-leveller
  • Secure Store Room adjacent to the Loading Bay
  • No ramps are deployed in the facility
  • Secure Facility Room for unpacking and assembling equipment prior to locating in clean, secure Data Centre areas
  • Site management workshop for onsite building support and maintenance staff
  • Redundant building risers
  • Office accommodation available on most Data Centre levels, external to the biometrically secure raised floor area
  • Boardroom on ground floor
  • All horizontal network cabling to CAT6 standard with predominantly single-mode optic fibre vertical cabling
  • Lightning arrestors and rods, with earthing to remove the impact on sensitive ICT equipment
  • Onsite Facilities Manager
  • Ability to sub-licence technical space from 50m 2 to 6999m2



Polaris is widely regarded as Australia’s leading, most modern, highly secure, purpose built and designed to Tier 3+ standards data centre. The facility is unique in delivering an N+2, high availability solution that is reinforced with a Service Level Agreement (SLA) assuring a class leading 99.99% availability. The Tier 3+ rating demonstrates a concurrently maintainable, high security, high availability (N+2) facility that is successfully meeting the requirements of our tenants.





Polaris Data Centre