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    Facility Operations

    Specialized onsite operations and maintenance management program to meet requirements of mission critical facility environment.

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    Challenges

    Schneider Electric’s program places highly trained and certified specialists at your site to conduct preventative and corrective maintenance activities, supervise outside vendors, perform daily walk-throughs, and develop stringent operational procedures based on best practices and our vast expertise. Total cost of ownership is lowered through maintenance program optimization and a commitment to continuous quality improvement.

    Data Center Life Cycle Services

    Data Center Life Cycle Services
    • Solutions

      Schneider Electric offers a specialized facility management program created to meet the demanding requirements of your mission critical facility environment. This interdisciplinary program brings facility operations and maintenance practices into alignment with IT change management standards, while providing a framework for optimizing facility performance, reliability and efficiency. Experienced managers, engineers and technicians utilize a highly evolved set of processes and procedures
    • Value Proposition

      • Delivers high system availability and increased uptime through improved risk management processes and procedures. 
      • Lowers TCO through optimization of the maintenance program
      • One-stop, industry leading solutions for the entire life-cycle of the data center.
      • Scalability through standards based, quality driven global capabilities
    • Differentiation

      We offer all the features of vendor management services and managed maintenance plus regulatory compliance monitoring. This includes self-performed preventive and corrective maintenance, on-site equipment status and alarm monitoring, daily facility walk-throughs, site efficiency monitoring and optimization.
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    Facility Operations

    Applications

    • Data Center Life Cycle Services
    • Data Center Life Cycle Services: Design
    • Data Center Life Cycle Services: Build
    • Data Center Life Cycle Services: Operate
    • Data Center Life Cycle Services: Assess
    • Data Center Management
    • Prefabricated Systems
    • Managed Maintenance Services
    • Vendor Management
    The physical infrastructure systems of a data center are expected to continuously live up to the facility design's performance specifications even as a business and IT requirements change. Management's understanding of the data center life cycle phases and their interconnectedness helps ensure this happens. Understanding the bigger picture - what occurs in each of the phases, what the key management tasks are, what pitfalls exist, and how one phase impacts the next - can help organizations achieve their data center's cost, speed of deployment, availability and efficiency goals.

    Benefits

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      Manageability
      Facility Management: On-site mission critical facility operations and maintenance specialists.
      Change Management: Direct vendor supervision and process oversight.
      Operational Safety: Hazard analysis and mitigation, training, policy coordination, and facility safety management.
      Emergency Preparedness & Response: Crisis planning, emergency procedure development, scenario drills and incident management
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      Planning and Optimization
      Performance Optimization: Enhanced reliability through site specific maintenance procedures.
      Maintenance Programming: Maintenance program planning, performance, measurement and optimization.
      Facility Documentation: Development, organization, and storage of critical facility documents and drawings.
      Systems Optimization: System benchmarking, measurement and continuous parameter adjustment for performance and efficiency optimization.
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      Total Cost of Ownership
      Lowered TCO through maintenance program optimization and a commitment to continuous quality improvement.