“AT TOKYO Hokkaido No. 1 Center (HC1)” opened at STEP Sapporo Data Center –ZDNet Japan

AT TOKYO Corporation (Headquarters: Koto-ku, Tokyo, Chairman: Akira Nakamura) and Hokkaido General Communication Network Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Sapporo City, Hokkaido, President: Hiroaki Furugun) are now in Tokyo at the STEP Sapporo Data Center. , Osaka and Fukuoka have agreed to open “AT TOKYO Hokkaido No. 1 Center” (abbreviation: HC1) in the fall of 2022 as a new base.

AT TOKYO Corporation (Headquarters: Koto-ku, Tokyo, Chairman: Akira Nakamura, hereinafter AT TOKYO) and Hokkaido General Communication Network Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Sapporo, Hokkaido, Chairman: Hiroaki Furugun, hereinafter HOTnet) We have agreed to open “AT TOKYO Hokkaido No. 1 Center” (abbreviation: HC1, hereinafter HC1) in Sapporo Data Center as a new base at next to Tokyo, Osaka and Fukuoka in the fall of 2022.
In today’s IT environment, data traffic is increasing rapidly, the demand for low network latency is increasing, and there is a need to deal with the risk of conglomeration in Tokyo and Osaka.
Under these circumstances, HOTnet’s STEP Sapporo data center, which will open HC1, is located in the center of Hokkaido and Sapporo, and is expected to integrate data centers for future regional decentralization of digital infrastructure, such as Ishikari areas and Tomakomai. is the best place to collaborate with Sapporo and the metropolitan area, and it will be one of the important bases of the data center strategy developed by AT TOKYO.
With the opening of HC1 this time, the data centers operated by AT TOKYO and STEP Sapporo Data Center will be linked flexibly, and the two customers can use a low-latency and secure network to create a global business platform without only in all of Japan. It can be used as a DR site and as a DR site.
AT TOKYO and HOTnet will further strengthen their cooperation for the construction of next-generation network integration bases and the development of platform business at a time when the spread of IoT and 5G and the construction of regional distributed systems in edge computing are needed. time, we will promote the regional decentralization of digital infrastructure and digitization in Japan, aiming to contribute to the creation of new businesses and the creation of new value for our customers.

[Caractéristiques du centre AT TOKYO Hokkaido No. 1 (HC1)]
1. Neutral and flexible connectivity environment
2.HOTnet STEP Highest level facility and highly reliable power supply by Sapporo data center
3. Excellent accessibility centrally located in Sapporo, the business center in Hokkaido
4. High reliability and global support backed by AT TOKYO and HOTnet business results
5. Can be used as a backup base for AT TOKYO and HOTnet

[À propos du centre AT TOKYO Hokkaido No. 1 (HC1)]
Data Center Name: AT TOKYO Hokkaido No. 1 Center (abbreviation: HC1)
Location Sapporo, Hokkaido: HOTnet STEP Sapporo Data Center
Service delivery form: Housing service
Start of operation (expected): October 2022 (expected)

[À propos du centre de données HOT net STEP Sapporo]
Data Center Name: HOTnet STEP Sapporo Data Center
Location: Sapporo, Hokkaido
Service delivery form: Housing service, colocation service
Seismic Standards: Seismic Isolation Structure (Equivalent to Class 1 Comprehensive Seismic Planning Standards, Seismic Intensity 7)
Power receiving equipment: two extra high voltage systems for the spare main line from different substations
Emergency power supply equipment: 72 continuous hours of oil-free operation is possible
Monitoring / Operation System: Human monitoring 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Related to certification: ISO27001

Comments from Tetsuo Sato, General Manager of Hokkaido Telecommunication Network Co., Ltd. (HOTnet) are as follows.

“Thank you for adopting STEP Sapporo Data Center for HC1, which is AT TOKYO’s new base.
By combining AT TOKYO’s data center, which is one of Japan’s leading connection bases, with Sapporo’s STEP data center, which has the highest level of facilities and a neutral connection environment , in addition to abundant operational results and high reliability, AT TOKYO We will accelerate partnerships with our customers and contribute to the creation of new businesses and new value for customers throughout Japan. “

The following is a comment from Ichiro Yagisawa, Executive Vice President of AT TOKYO Corporation.

“We are very happy to be able to open HC1 as our first base in Hokkaido thanks to our partnership with HOTnet.
And, through flexible cooperation between HOTnet’s high-quality services such as STEP Sapporo data center and our data center, which is a connection base for the Internet and the cloud, we can greatly contribute to the business of customers in Hokkaido and all over Japan. I think it is.
We will continue to promote further cooperation with HOTnet and aim to create new business and value. “


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■ Media contact details on this subject
・ AT TOKYO in charge of public relations
Email: pr@attokyo.co.jp Tel. : 080-5930-7410 (Nishino) / 070-7413-7439 (Suzuki)
・ AT TOKYO Public Relations Office (Kyodo Public Relations Co., Ltd.) Responsible: Senba, Minematsu
Email: attikyo-pr@kyodo-pr.co.jp Tel. : 03-6260-4863
・ HOTnet Technology Sales Department Sales Development Group Responsible: Nakata
Email: ml-marketing@hotnet.co.jp Tel. : 011-590-6640

■ Contact details of the customer on this subject
・ TO TOKYO Sales Headquarters
Email: at-sales@attokyo.co.jp Tel. : 03-6372-3500 (weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
・ HOTnet Corporate Public Sales Department Corporate Sales First Group
Email: ml_eisol1_houjin1@hotnet.co.jp Tel. : 011-590-5260

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