Welcome to Citihosts!

Technical Specifications

Our Location

Citihosts is located in the premier Ventura County data center. It is located 30 miles west of downtown Los Angeles and is the only Data Center not sitting on the San Andreas Fault. With multiple cameras and biometric scanners, your systems are safe. Fully redundant power generators, high speed fiber optics and cooling systems provide you with the ultimate in reliability and fault tolerance.

Technical Specifications

Network

  • Fully redundant Cisco architecture using Catalyst 6500 series switches including dual network drops to each cabinet and cage HSRP fail-over protection
  • Border Gateway Protocol (BGP4) with Intelligent Routing Technology
  • 10/100 or GigE network feeds to each customer
  • 99.99% Service Level Agreement
  • Dual NOCs monitoring all equipment from inside and outside the network

Connectivity

  • Dual SONET Fiber Ring with two completely separate building entrances
  • Multiple Gig connections to America’s Top 8 tier-1 backbone providers
  • Private Gig connections to all four Data Center/POP Locations

Fire Suppression

  • (VESDA) Very Early Smoke Detection Apparatus designed to detect the microscopic particles of combustion
  • Double Interlocking Pre-Action Dry Pipe System
  • Hand-held Halotron fire extinguishers
  • Class “A” multiplexed addressable building system
  • Integrated smoke/heat detector system

Security & Access

  • Key code access control system with activity logging and auditing capabilities
  • Hand scan based biometric systems
  • Automatic bank vault style doors for access to Data Center from lobby
  • Video capture executed at time of all entries
  • Facilities are monitored with 24 hour DVR systems and 30 day video storage
  • Complete perimeter and roof surveillance
  • Low-profile, nondescript building without identification signage