| MONITOR | 2/2018 32 TECHNICAL APPLICATION PRIOR1 also supports its customers when it comes to optimising operations and strategies relating to outsourcing and colocation. Moreover, network planning, certifications, workshops and, for example, fine dust and energy efficiency analyses, also form part of the company’s field of activity. At the same time, the company’s own assembly and service team works to ensure the fail-safe operation of IT infra- structures. Thanks to many decades of experience, the company is able to identify tailor-made solutions for its customers. Data centres are equipped as turnkey solutions by PRIOR1 GmbH acting as either the general contractor or client’s representative for, amongst other things, room-in-room systems, contain- ers, air conditioning and fire safety. in a confined space Hightech Das PRIOR 1 Smart Cage – now even safer with Bender technology PRIOR1 GmbH is the expert for all questions relating to reliable and safe data centres. The 60-strong company with its headquarters in Sankt Augustin and further sub- sidiaries in Berlin, Munich, Karlsruhe and Westerburg, not only specialises in the planning, construction and equipping of data centres and server rooms.