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Feynman Computing Center 3rd Floor Data Center

​Feynman Computing Center

​​​​​• 5.5 Petabytes of storage deployed for SAN, NAS, and Virtual Machines
• 670+ virtual machines deployed (Total Host Capacity: 1.09THz CPU and 5.5TB RAM) 


• 1000+ machines are backed up each night within a 10-hour window

​• 600+ Websites managed by the Central Web Service

• 75+ Managed database instances

• 300+ enhancements to existing business system applications last year

• 74,955 downloads in 2016 (17,711 downloads Jan-Mar 2017) of scientific journals, books, and engineering standards.​

• 25 PB/day of data moved across the network
• 600 TB of data move to outside of Fermilab daily (size of the Library is Congress is 20TB)
• 200 Gbps of offsite bandwidth
• 30,000 network interfaces on network
• 3,500 miles of networking fiber (The distance between New York and Los Angeles is 2,800 miles)
• 672 wireless access points
• 3,000/day wireless clients

• 7.5+ million minutes of audio/video conferencing servicing 42 countries

• 8.5M emails/month, 11000+ email addresses, 5000+ mail lists, 2800+ mailboxes
• >1M spam messages caught monthly

• 4000 phone lines, 350 pagers, 400 cellular devices

• ​​860,000 network polls/day to verify what devices are connected to the Fermi network
• 60,000 Intrusion Detection events are triggered each day
• 8,000 malicious URLs blocked each day
• 35 viruses are caught each week

• Generator-backed data center for lab-critical functions - 1.5MW of IT capacity
• Scientific data centers (grid/cloud) - 3 MW of IT capacity

• The Managed Print Service devices completed 1,244,568 print requests in 2016
• 305​ imaging device (printers, copiers, scanners, faxes) deployed in Managed Printing Service
• 369 imaging devices excessed from lab since start of Managed Printing Service

• 5,800 user accounts
• 2,642 desktops/laptops supported at the lab
• >525 laptops/desktops loaned out each year​
• 151 applications supported at the lab