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Data Center Marketplace

Strategy - Optimization - Training

What’s the best market for my data center infrastructure?

Which cloud infrastructure is right for my application?

How much should I be paying for my infrastructure hosting?

The number of data center and hosted virtual “cloud” service providers around the world has grown by nearly 10x over the past 5 years while the price for power, space, CPU, storage and managed support has steadily declined year over year. When was the last time you performed a Market to Market, Total Cost of Ownership or Business Risk Assessment?

Open Spectrum’s Enterprise Advisory Services is an extension to your team, providing experience and knowledge that will get your further, faster – guaranteed.

Enterprise Advisory Services

Data Center Marketplace

Migration

We have sourcing specialists with decades of experience working with hundreds of clients to successfully project manage and execute both virtual and physical migrations.

Data Center Marketplace

Build vs Buy

If you are considering building your own data center, or migrating to a third party data center or hosting service provider, we can help you build the financial models to understand what your true Total Cost of Ownership would be

Data Center Marketplace

Contract Audits

Open Spectrum can perform a physical audit of your data center environment, power utilization records, and rack design and optimization your existing environment

Data Center Marketplace

Contract (Re)Negotiations

If you entered into an agreement with an infrastructure provider within the last 5 years, we guarantee we can help you rightsize your agreements to current market rates and shift the balance of risk in your favor

TCO Analysis

Our team can help you better understand the underlying financial truths and risks associated with both your existing reality and potential options available so that you can make accurate decisions short and long term.

RFP Development

Unfortunately, the RFP process today serves as a drain for both clients and solution providers. Having executed and negotiated hundreds of agreements, our experience is guaranteed to streamline this process.

Procurement

We can quickly align solutions and negotiate contracts with providers to ensure the best possible solution and price based on your business model, economic drivers, long-term goals

Migration

We have sourcing specialists with decades of experience working with hundreds of clients to successfully project manage and execute both virtual and physical migrations.

Build vs Buy

If you are considering building your own data center, or migrating to a third party data center or hosting service provider, we can help you build the financial models to understand what your true Total Cost of Ownership would be

Contract Audits

Open Spectrum can perform a physical audit of your data center environment, power utilization records, and rack design and optimization your existing environment

Contract (Re)Negotiations

If you entered into an agreement with an infrastructure provider within the last 5 years, we guarantee we can help you rightsize your agreements to current market rates and shift the balance of risk in your favor

TCO Analysis

Our team can help you better understand the underlying financial truths and risks associated with both your existing reality and potential options available so that you can make accurate decisions short and long term.

RFP Development

Unfortunately, the RFP process today serves as a drain for both clients and solution providers. Having executed and negotiated hundreds of agreements, our experience is guaranteed to streamline this process.

Procurement

We can quickly align solutions and negotiate contracts with providers to ensure the best possible solution and price based on your business model, economic drivers, long-term goals

How can you outsell the competition if you don’t know the industry?

We have over 10 years of experience in the data center marketplace, we have toured hundreds of data centers, and we are globally connected. You may know your company’s offerings better than anyone else, but we know the industry better than anyone else. Leverage your sales with knowledge provided by those with a higher vantage point.

What people say about us

Abel Cuskelly, Pogoseat

Open Spectrum has saved me and my team a ton of time and money thinking and walking through all of the available options in the market. They took the time to speak to how each...

Brian Fleming, Fort Capital Resources

Sean and his team have obviously 'been there and done that' in all facets of the IT & Data Center space and have a true talent for breaking down the overwhelming complexities...

Chris Flemming, Fort Capital Resources

Sean Tario is a professional and his mind share on the Data Center space is second to none. He brings both passion and excitement to the Open Spectrum trainings which translates...

Jason Dill, zColo

Open Spectrum bootcamp is a worthwhile endeavor for both the new and veteran player in the industry. Sean is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable instructor. I highly endorse the...

Rhadha Thombre, Coresite

Data Center Boot camp is by far the best training program for anyone in the Data Center Industry. We have a great corporate training program already but the depth and insight...

Andrew Marcus, Transwestern

The volume of unbiased market intelligence found within Open Spectrum is impressive and actionable. Without question an incredible resource for our team and all buyers, service...

Rodney Settles, Telehouse

Sean and Evan were fantastic in presenting the material that was easy to understand. To identify the different types of data center owners and where our competitors lie was...

RJ Prego, Telehouse

The Open Spectrum team does an extraordinary job putting together a comprehensive curriculum breaking down the data center market. Sean's direct approach and industry experience,...

Check out our most recent posts

All Things Data and Data Center Security – Episode 030 – Mark Houpt

Mark Houpt - I Love Data Centers Podcast Episode 30   This week on the I Love Data Centers podcast: All Things Data and Data Center Security, I interview the Chief Information Security Officer of Databank, Mark Houpt. Whereas security has typically been an...

The Montreal Data Center Market is so Hot Right Now – Episode 029 – AJ Byers

AJ Byers - I Love Data Centers Podcast Episode 29   This week on the I Love Data Centers podcast: The Montreal Data Center Market is so Hot Right Now, I interview the President and CEO of Root Data Center, AJ Byers. Although Episode 6 with Philbert Shih touched on the...

IT Components, SDN and The Irish Technology Boom – Episode 028 – Alan Fagan

Alan Fagan - I Love Data Centers Podcast Episode 28   This week on the I Love Data Centers podcast: IT Components, SDN and The Irish Technology Boom, I interview the North America Sales Manager at EPS Global, Alan Fagan. This interview is part of our partnership with...
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