Falken Tire Partner IMT Builds Data Center From Ground Up

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New Building, New Opportunity

The new data center now sits inside Falken Tire's new headquarters building (pictured).

The original Falken Tire data center, which used a WAN to help service the company's distribution centers, as well as accounts like Discount Tires, Pep Boys, Sears and Big-O, featured a traditional open airflow with hot air blowing all over the place, Braico said.

"In a 20-foot-by-20-foot space, they had serious server sprawl, and 10 different storage platforms," he said.

The old building, in Fontana, Calif., is still used as a warehouse and for storing the company's Lemans racing cars and drifting cars.


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