Datapod: Modular Data Center Blog

Multi-year deal sees Datapod deployed globally for resources giant

Posted by Adam Smith on Feb 22, 2018 10:11:12 AM

Datapod recently signed a 5 year deal with a major resources company that will see the Datapod system deployed globally in a variety of climatic regions and a range of sizes and densities - all based on the standardized Datapod architecture.  Factory-built systems will be rolled out from July 2018 to sites across Australia, and globally from the following year.  Competition from manufacturers around the world fell away as the customer's stringent technical and safety demands became apparent.  Datapod's proven track record in the resource sector as well as our >1500 days without LTI safety record were key factors in our selection, according to Managing Director Scott Carr.  "You can't operate for nearly 5 years without incident unless safety is embedded in the culture of the company".  

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Topics: Server Room, Data Center Industry, Data center design, modular data center, containerized data center

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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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

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

Five Things CIOs And IT Directors Look For In A Data Center

Posted by Gordon Watson on Jul 24, 2015 12:58:00 PM

5 things CIOs look for in a data center

In today’s world, unfettered and uninterrupted access to data and applications is a mission-critical part of business.

As CIOs consider how to address their enterprise data center needs, the discussion often shifts between building a traditional data center customized to the c

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Topics: modular data center

Multi story modular data center is flexible and scalable

Posted by Gordon Watson on Jun 12, 2015 4:00:00 AM

When space for data center infrastructure is at a premium there is only one place to go and that is up and this is one way Datapod is helping customers in urban areas to overcome the challenges of high real estate values.

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Modular v’s containerized data centers

Posted by Gordon Watson on Jun 10, 2015 12:01:00 PM

Modular and containerized data centers are not new but there still can be confusion in the market place as to what is the difference is and what is the best solution.

Put simply both are good products depending on the customer’s needs.

Datapod’s award winning and innovative design means each data center solution is easily transportable and can be shipped and deployed to any populated location around the world.

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Topics: modular data center, containerized data center

Datapod's modular data center: Chilled water and direct expansion cooling

Posted by Ben Rankin on Apr 22, 2015 2:53:00 PM

datapod_cooling_video_imageThis video from Datapod demonstrates the chilled water (CW) and direct expansion (DX) configurations in our modular data center system.

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Topics: modular data center, Data center design, Data Center Cooling

Datapod data center energy efficiency and free cooling

Posted by Adam Smith on Apr 20, 2015 8:42:00 AM

This article on data center free cooling is a follow up to ENERGY EFFICIENT DATA CENTER: KEY FACTORS IN MODULAR EFFICIENCY published early this month on the Datapod Blog.

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Topics: modular data center, Efficient green data centers

Energy Efficient Data Center: Key factors in modular efficiency

Posted by Gordon Watson on Apr 7, 2015 12:01:00 PM

Modular data center infrastructure has become synonymous with energy efficiency with companies like Facebook and Google incorporating a modular approach into delivering better and more energy efficient services than ever before.

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Topics: modular data center, Efficient green data centers