Technological Park (Boecillo)
Valladolid Technological Park is situated in the municipality of Boecillo, 15 kilometers away from the capital, communicated by motorway and sited in a dense pine forest, which results to be a privileged surrounding environment. Nowadays it extends on an area of 118 hectares fully operational. After 20 years, this park is the main reference of the industrial and technological land in Castilla and Leon. The Science and Technology park association of Spain (APTE) has recognized this Technology Park as one of the first technological places in Spain, as well as one of the most specialized in information and communication technology.
Boecillo's Technological Park has changed the economical geography of the region of Castilla and Leon, giving it an image of modernity as well as being a national and international opening line, which has established itself as an I+D+i approaching channel for businesses in the region and for society in general.
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Currently, the Economy Ministry is working on the future expansion of the Technological Park of Boecillo due to the forecasts in terms of employment generation and enterprise creation and installation that make the existing land insufficient in 5 - 8 years.
On December 31, 2011, Boecillo's Technological Park counted nearly 5,000 direct jobs. For this reason, they are working on the physical expansion of Boecillo's enclosure as well as on the creation of innovation units, in order to export the management model, urbanization, and provision of advanced services with added value for companies in different industrial environments.
Access to the park is restricted to Enterprise workers and authorized visitors. Access to the park in a non-standard time (20h-7h) is monitored by Park security personnel.
Ericsson offers to its customers a Data Center with the best features in control, security and facilities management. It has been designed as a flexible, scalable and adaptable environment, with a reliable and effective technological infrastructure, according to the requirements of this kind of facilities.
Boecillo's Datacenter has two sites:
- Main site: This site hosts most of the machines. It is the main site and here the customers have machines and applications hosted for normal operation. There are three independent lounges:
- Technical Rooms: 2 rooms with more than 250 m2 dedicated only to hosting and housing.
- Room 1: E/// Projects and Test beds Machines
- Room 2: External Customer Production Machines
- Control Center: site where system operators monitor and manage data center systems & services. This room is equipped with 4 individual desks for a nonstop 24/7 work
- Warehouse and Testing: lounge with 40 m2 is dedicated to warehousing and testing the machines prior to be moved to technical rooms
- Disaster recovery site: A reduced site with backup servers of systems that need protection against major failures. In this site there are data backup systems.
Both sites are physically isolated from each other. Electrical circuits and networks are independent too.
Building access is controlled by receptionists or security officers 24 hours, according to the schedule. The building has a CCTV room, and surveillance cameras indoor and outdoor, to control any intruder. The access of visitors to the building is centralized in the reception, where registration takes place, and Ericsson personnel is called in order to accompany visitors.
At the entrance to the technical rooms, there is an access control system with readers and magnetic cards. All movements are registered.In addition to this, there is a camcorder in the entrance to the area, to control entries and exits. Everything is recorded for possible incidents. The access to the room is also restricted, and the visitors can only access if authorized personnel accompany them.
Reviews and Maintenance
There is corrective and preventative maintenance in the building. All maintenance checks are performed within the legislation deadlines, or failing this, at least once a year