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Five more reasons to deploy a modular data center

Posted by Gordon Watson on Oct 21, 2015 5:42:40 PM

There are many benefits of a modular data center system and here are five more reasons to deploy a modular data center system.

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Topics: modular data center

Preparing a data center tender: Proximity, power an tier certification

Posted by Gordon Watson on Oct 9, 2015 11:45:00 AM

Many organisations are still stuck in the old paradigm when preparing a data center tender, not knowing the industry has moved significantly since the last time they went to tender, and in some cases not knowing what new technologies are available and how that would actually better suit their organisation’s needs.

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Topics: data center, Data center design

Data center remote access in a modular system

Posted by Gordon Watson on Oct 8, 2015 4:37:00 PM

The days of having to walk around the data center floor taking temperature readings and identifying the status of systems are long gone.

Instead, with ever-increasing data center size and complexity, data center managers and IT professionals require remote management solutions that enable them to quickly and effectively access servers, networking devices, and other mission-critical equipment. 

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Topics: Datapod data center capability, Data center design

Data Center Right Sizing – The answer to a common data center problem

Posted by Gordon Watson on Sep 28, 2015 4:11:00 PM

The enterprise IT landscape has to be able to adapt to changing business needs and whether you need a server room or data center for a new site, a refurbishment or a temporary facility, the challenge is always the same – data center right-sizing.

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Topics: Data center design

Server room solutions inside modular and containerized data centers

Posted by Gordon Watson on Sep 11, 2015 12:00:00 PM

Datapod has provided server room solutions as part of a containerized ‘data center in a box’ solution or as a fully integrated modular data center system in since 2007.

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Topics: modular data center, Server Room

When lightning strikes: How to reduce data centre downtime

Posted by Gordon Watson on Sep 7, 2015 3:09:00 PM

The recent lightning strikes that caused a Google data centre in Belgium to lose data and restore some information highlights the importance to anticipate and manage critical data centre assets.

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Topics: data center, data center redundancy, Data center design

Modular data hall provides turnkey solution

Posted by Gordon Watson on Aug 25, 2015 11:51:00 AM

Modular data center solutions are renowned for providing a turnkey data hall solution within a short time frame.

As a leading specialist, Datapod’s scope of work includes the supply and installation of a pre-configured data center solution including the detailed design, manufacture, supply, installation, co-ordination, testing, commissioning and maintenance of the system and associated services.

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Topics: Fire suppression, Data hall

Data Center Design: A comprehensive look into modular data center technology

Posted by Gordon Watson on Aug 19, 2015 10:25:00 AM

Implementing leading data center design is critical to the future success of organisations around the world.

As the world becomes more connected online and ‘internet of things’ technologies increase, so to do the demands on managing and processing data and the data centers themselves.

The Datapod DATA CENTER 2.0 ‘The Perfect Storm Has Arrived’ White Paper provides a comprehensive and practical look into modular data center technology and how the technology can be applied to meet the challenges faced by organisations around the world.

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Topics: modular data center, Data center design

Data center design turns conventional thinking on its head

Posted by Gordon Watson on Aug 14, 2015 2:56:00 PM

The ability to ‘right-size’, deploy faster, and scalability means the modular approach is turning conventional data center design on its head.

The modular data center design also simplifies the process. For example, a Datapod System can be designed using any number of different modules and in a number of different configurations, so the needs of the customer can be met.

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Topics: Data center design

10 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT DATAPOD’S MODULAR DATA CENTER

Posted by Gordon Watson on Aug 5, 2015 3:56:00 PM

In this blog post we take a look at some of the most frequently asked questions about Datapod’s modular data center system.

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Topics: frequently asked questions