PlanNet was retained by Amgen on multiple projects including:
- Audio Visual Standards for Amgen’s global facilities
- Study to evaluate and recommend technology to support Amgen’s Workplace of the Future. The study evaluated the integration of Building Management Systems, Scheduling Software, Security, Digital Signage, Virtual Concierge, Network and Infrastructure.
- Project Management of the retrofit of VDERs (IDFs) and recabling in over 40 buildings on the Thousand Oaks campus.
Mentor Graphics is a leading developer of software for semiconductor and chip manufacturers. With 40 worldwide data centers, Mentor retained PlanNet to develop a consolidation strategy to support global engineering operations. Our work included
- Recommended a geo-regional consolidation strategy with substantial ROI
- Prepared the Basis of Design for the initial deployment of two data centers in North America and Europe (2MW and 1MW)
- Developed architectural, engineering and contractor RFPs and assisted with the selection of the most qualified firms
- Assisted with IT architecture development for engineering grid computing
- Program Management over all aspects of the project
PlanNet provided data center, infrastructure and migration planning services for Electronic Arts Los Angeles Studio in Playa Vista. The project consisted of two buildings totaling over 100,000 SF and included game testing, content development and general administrative space.