SINGAPORE, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EPI recently awarded Taiwan's largest telecommunication company, Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd, (CHT) the ANSI/TIA-942:2014 conformity certification for the design of its state-of-the-art data centre. CHT is the first data centre in Taiwan to achieve this prestigious quality certificate from EPI, setting the standard for the data centre industry in Taiwan.
The CHT building is the largest and most technologically advanced data centre in Taiwan. The facility has total floor area of 92,600 sq m (996,738 sqft) and 4,368 racks. Its data centre houses computer room floors with Rated-3 and Rated-4 configurations. The final fit out of the data centre is in full swing and the facilities certification is scheduled to be completed by the end of this year.
"EPI is very pleased to issue this prestigious award to CHT. The team at CHT and their contractors showed great professionalism and commitment to ensure that all design requirements of the ANSI/TIA-942 standard were diligently implemented. It's a delight working with such a quality oriented organisation and we are extremely confident that they will pass the final constructed facilities audit with flying colors," said Edward van Leent, Chairman & CEO of the EPI Group of Companies. "The completeness and transparency of the ANSI/TIA-942 standard provides an excellent quality reference point and it is no surprise that more and more organisations are choosing the ANSI/TIA-942 over traditional guidelines once they do their research and understand the value of the ANSI/TIA-942 standard," van Leent added.
Chunghwa Telecom is now listed on www.TIA-942.org. www.TIA-942.org accepts listing of data centres with ANSI/TIA-942 certification, allowing searches for data centres with conformity to ANSI/TIA-942 standard anywhere around the world.
EPI is a European-origin, global data centre specialist company operating in over 50 countries through direct operations and a large partner network. EPI offers an extensive range of data centre expert services which include consulting, data centre auditing and certification, and training.
Established in 1987, EPI's reputation has been built on delivering high quality technical expertise with a continuous drive for excellence and innovation. EPI has released several frameworks namely, EPI Data Centre Framework®, EPI Data Centre Competence Framework® (EPI-DCCF) the EPI Data Centre Training Framework as well as the first global Data Centre Operations Standard, EPI-DCOS®
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