The intention of consulting services provided by Ingenium is to meet all the needs of your business and evaluate the condition of your facilities. These services will help you justify your investment decisions by providing all the necessary facts, options and alternatives to improve, expand or build your facilities.
Our recommendations take an agnostic approach, rather than being based on preconceived designs, to ensure that you invest just the right amount of capital, and that you operate your facility in the most efficient way possible.
The following services are included within our assessments:
- Business plan
- Feasibility study
- Market Research – RFI
- TIER Gap Analysis
- Risk Management
- Efficiency Assessment
- Site Selection
- Data Center Consolidation
- CFD Analysis
We turn your data center into one of the best in the world
Our “design factory” based in San Jose, Costa Rica is organized around cells to provide a personalized fast response service to our customers. These cells include electrical, mechanical, civil engineers and a project leader. These groups perceive the requirements and customer needs and convert them into a detailed design from which the Data Center can be built, modified or enhanced. With this service, you get a comprehensive, detailed electro-mechanical design that is customized and right-sized to meet your specific technology and data center objectives.
Our designers, architects and engineers are experienced in designing over 25.000 m2 of data center space in Latin America.
Ingenium includes the following services within its range of design:
- Design Basis
- Conceptual Design
- Electromechanical and Civil Design
- Constructive Design
- Security and network design
- Value Engineering
- Tier Certification of Design – TCDD
We guarantee an independent innovative design
Our highly skilled team of Project Managers provides comprehensive on-site construction management that supervises the entire site construction and installation of all the components. We ensure that all the vendors and suppliers synchronize their work delivery, optimizing budgets and timing.
Ingenium Project Management services are based on the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) of the Project Management Institute (PMI®). This set of standard terminology and guidelines for project management is recognized by ANSI/PMI 99-001-2008 and by the IEEE 1490-2011.
Our methodology combines the PMBOK with our best practices, to adapt to the exact requirements of your project.
We optimize the value datacenter building by integrating a service where bidders and clients are evaluated from the start of the project. This guarantees that our clients can choose the best option for their project. With our systematic methodology of Value Engineering, we allow the customer to get all the savings derived from changes in the design, components, or scopes of work, always in compliance with the design criteria and customer objectives.
The verification systems (commissioning) focus on quality to enhance the delivery of a project, focused on verifying and documenting the installation. All systems are planned, installed, tested, operated and maintained to meet all of the client’s requirements. The commissioning phase is applicable to all phases of the project, from design, supply, building and basic detail and assembly to the final delivery of the unit to the owner, which sometimes includes an assisted operation phase.
Our project management services may include:
- Contractor Selection
- Technical Inspection
- Construction Management
- Project Management – PMO
- Peer Review
- Tier Certification of Constructed Facility – TCCF
We simplify the building process for your new Data Center.
Ingenium firmly believes that data center operation is as crucial as how it was designed or built. Human operational error is the #1 cause of data center downtime. To help customers operate their best-in-class data centers, Ingenium offers an array of services aimed at sustaining the operation as it was designed.
Based on a set of best practices for data center operations, Ingenium focuses on aligning data center services and processes with the needs of the business. We begin with a review to assess the effectiveness of the operations and management programs of the existing data center to minimize human error. We then support the design of the operating model by implementing a series of processes and metrics that enable appropriate data center operation. Our methodology is based on the ITIL set of practices for IT Services Management and ISO/IECE 20000.
In addition, Ingenium provides a complete Data Center Training & Development curriculum for data center personnel to master the necessary skills to manage and operate their facilities. This curriculum is based on both classroom and online courses that allow the individuals to gain valuable professional development credits.
This process may include the following services:
- Operational Maintenance and Process Frameworks
- Facility Management
- Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM)
- Sustainability and Operation
- Training and Simulation
- Tier Certification of Operational Sustainability
- Courses and Trainings
We apply best practices in the operation and management of your Data Center
Capital Expenditure Savings (CaPex)
At Ingenium, our goal is to create savings in our client’s capital investments Data Centers should be designed according to the real necessities of the business and should serve the goals of the company. Flexible, scalable and adaptable — we guarantee just one design and engineering that assures that the Data Center is not oversized or over specified.
Reduced Operational Expenditures (OpEx)
The three main components of a Data Center´s operating costs are energy, equipment maintenance and payroll. Ingenium helps you reduce operating costs with designs to suit your exact needs, energy efficiency research and development services of the operational framework to replicate the best practices of market operation and assure an efficient and sustainable operation.
Risk management requires mission critical facilities designed with continuous power and fault tolerant power systems, but above all, it requires a team of highly capable experts and well-documented processes. The availability of the Data Center depends primarily on the operating organization. Through auditing services on availability and sustainable operational services, Ingenium helps you minimize the risk of downtime in your Data Center.