Collocation Access

Brandon Galbraith brandon.galbraith at
Thu Dec 28 21:03:05 UTC 2006

On 12/28/06, Sean Donelan <sean at> wrote:

> Don't forget the biggie.  These are "shared use facilities."  People who
> buy space in collocation facilities already have lower security
> requirements.  The only thing keeping the "bad guys" out is whether
> their payment clears.
> Security by poverty?

Very true. If you have an application that requires a high level of
security, in a perfect world you'd have the budget to put it in your
own facility where you control physical access, not outsourced
security from a colo vendor.

Brandon Galbraith
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