Infomart Dallas is on generator

Erik Sundberg ESundberg at
Tue Feb 16 04:49:41 UTC 2021

Latest from Equinix as of 10PM 2/15

Dear Equinix Customer,

IBX Address:1950 North Stemmons Freeway Suites 1039A & 2048 Dallas, TX 75207
Date and Time of Occurrence:15-FEB-2021 02:46 Site Local Time
Date and Time Update Reported:15-FEB-2021 21:58 Site Local Time

INCIDENT SUMMARY:IBX Utility Disturbance - Customer Loads Transferred


Equinix IBX Site Staff reports that the utility vendor has advised that there will be rotating outages. The IBX will remain on generator power until utility power is stable. The fuel vendor has advised of an ETA on 16-FEB-2021 10:00 Site Local Time for the fuel delivery. All loads remain stable on generator power. IBX Engineers will continue to monitor for stability.

     * Situation Status:  Stable
     * Equipment/Condition:  IBX Utility Disturbance - Customer Loads Transferred
     * Current System Redundancy:  Reduced Redundancy
     * Resources on Site/Pending:  N/A
     * Generator Fuel Run Time (hrs.):  Gen 1A- 38 hours/ DA3.2 Gen A - 48 Hours -Gen B – 48 Hours
     * Current Colo Temperature Status: N/A
     * Current Colo Humidity RH Status:  N/A

The next update will be sent when there is a significant change to the situation.

From: NANOG < at> on behalf of Matthew Crocker <matthew at>
Sent: Monday, February 15, 2021 7:46 PM
To: Eric Kuhnke <eric.kuhnke at>; nanog at list <nanog at>
Subject: Re: Infomart Dallas is on generator

They are most likely part of a demand load shedding program and are being paid to run off generator.

From: NANOG < at> on behalf of Eric Kuhnke <eric.kuhnke at>
Date: Monday, February 15, 2021 at 5:10 PM
To: "nanog at list" <nanog at>
Subject: Infomart Dallas is on generator

I have now heard from two reliable sources that Infomart Dallas is presently on generator, and is likely to remain so until the cold weather/electrical supply emergency in Texas has abated. No network impact seen yet.


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