Thank you for allowing US NET the opportunity to assess your relocation requirements. US NET is a Data Center company that specializes in structured cabling, equipment relocation and detailed project planning. Any Data Center relocation is a complex undertaking that requires the dedication and experience of full time professionals. US NET provides several relocation support services, please indicate the services you are considering US NET to quote/provide for your upcoming relocation.


Site surveys and equipment inventory Provide Cabinets and/or PDU's
Cable and equipment mapping Un-rack/Re-rack equipment
Cable and infrastructure build Conduct physical move/transport


At US NET we understand that every environment is different and we tailor our project plans to meet your needs. By completing the below questionnaire, you will provide the basic information required for US NET to understand your relocation needs.

 

(1) ORIGINATION SITE INFORMATION


1-1: Origin Location Address

 

1-2: Is there a loading dock at this facility?

 

1-3: What is the distance from the equipment location to loading dock or ground loading area?

 

1-4: Are there any facility details that would complicate the relocation? Stairs, dock access, etc.

 


(2) DESTINATION SITE INFORMATION


2-1: Destination Location Address

 

2-2: Is there a loading dock at this facility?

 

2-3: What is the distance from the equipment location to loading dock or ground loading area?

 

2-4: Are there any facility details that would complicate the relocation? Stairs, dock access, etc.

 



(3) EQUIPMENT TO RELOCATE


3-1: Will you be using US NET to perform site survey and inventory as part of the kick-off for this project?(If yes, skip to 3-5)

 

3-2: How many cabinets will be involved in this move?

 

3-3: Will cabinets move intact or will un-racking/re-racking services be required?

 

3-4: If un-racking/re-racking services are required, please provide total number of devices

 


3-5: Who is the primary OEM of equipment?

 

3-6: What equipment is currently under maintenance agreement?

 


(4) CONNECTIVITY DETAILS


4-1: Will you be using US NET to design, provide and install your destination cabling infrastructure? (If yes, skip to section 5)

 

4-2: Describe current network layout. ie, top of rack switching, core network distributed through patch panels, etc.

 

4-3: Please provide approximate number of copper and fiber patches required

 

4-4: Will US NET provide cable mapping for this project or will you provide cable mapping?

 

4-5: Will US NET design and install cable pathway (overhead/under floor) or will it be in place at destination facility?  What are your plans for cable distribution?

 

4-6: What structured cabling items are required?

 


(5) GENERAL


5-1: What new equipment purchases are being considered for this move?

 

5-2: Do you plan a phased cutover of traffic or a downtime window?  If you are planning a downtime window (most common choice), what is your planned downtime duration?

 

5-3: Will this relocation be performed in a single event (commonly called forklift) or in phases?