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Modular Data Center Solution for High Performance and Supercomputing

Supercomputing needs a super solution For the fourth consecutive time, the world’s top 500 super computer list was headed by Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China’s National University of Defense Technology. According to  the Tianhe-2 system delivers a performance

Data Center Capability Statement for University and Research Sector

CANBERRA Australia: Datapod has released their modular data center capability statement for the university and research sector today and the document is now ready for download from the Datapod website. The University and Research Capability Statement is a follow up

Survey shows modular data centers key to future strategy

An overwhelming majority of CIO’s and executives responsible for data center infrastructure have indicated that modular data centers are part of their data center strategy in a recent Datapod survey. This startling insight was one of many marketing insights found

Two stage modular data center deployment

Datapod: Two Stage Modular Data Center Deployment from Datapod on Vimeo. This 3D video shows a fly through of a new proposed facility in the United States. The video illustrates a ‘two stage’ deployment where the original modular data center

Datapod employee reaching for the clouds

Datapod Marketing and Communications Manager Gordon Watson will be reaching for the clouds in the Skypoint Sea to Sky Q1 Stair Challenge on 22 February 2015. The Skypoint Sea to Sky Stair Challenge is one of Australia’s toughest stair climb

Fire prevention and suppression inherent in data center design

A recent arson scare in Denmark has reminded data center and facilities managers around the world of the importance of fire suppression and fire proofing in data center design. As reported in Datacenter Dynamics on 3 February 2015 a Danish

Trends and predictions for 2015 that will impact on data centers

By reading the latest reports and content from the world’s leading data center industry commentators like Mikle Allen, Rich Miller,Yevgeniy Sverdlikor Meredith Courtemanche and you can start to see some common themes occurring. Themes that will continue to have large

A brief look at what makes Datapod a complete data center solution

Datapod has been at the forefront of modular data center design and construction since 2007. Datapod produces a modular Datapod data center System which provides a complete suite of site infrastructure, sub-systems including IT, facility and structural centric infrastructure systems

Modular data centers for defense military deployments

Modular data systems are portable, easily set up containerized data center units and are well suited for use on defense and military installations and provide a strategic advantage in remote locations. Whether it is Afghanistan, the Middle East, South America

Data center certifications deliver better outcomes

Datapod has successfully completed a surveillance audit  for Environment Management Systems ISO 14001 and Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems ISO 4801 with SAI Global. SAI conduct yearly surveillance audits to ensure Datapod is achieving the ISO standards with a

Safety first for leading modular data center company

Modular data center company, Datapod, has racked up 600 days without a lost time injury (LTI) and continues a path of dedication to safety. The 600 days without an LTI covers the two manufacturing operations in Australia, as well as

What do you get when you order a Datapod modular data center?

When you buy a Datapod System you are buying from the thought leaders in the modular data center industry. Purchasing a data center as a factory-manufactured product, as opposed to a typical construction project is a new paradigm, so we

Modular data center could provide technology to lead Ebola fight

The idea of modular data centers for emergency deployments is receiving increasing recognition among government and large corporate organizations and could provide the technological key to leading the fight against Ebola in Western Africa. The ability to rapidly deploy a modular data center

Considerations for a modular data center migration

According to various studies over 70% of the world’s leading organisations will need to update their data center facilities in the next five years. Data center relocation is a common occurrence in a growing company regardless of whether your new

Scalable modular data center solutions for airports

Massive data use combined with more sophisticated software, technology and a rapid rise in airline traffic globally is increasing the need for airports around the world to develop scalable data center solutions. The number of airline flights has risen 40%

Data center security and big data issues facing the CIO

The increased usage of big data and the increasing need for security are two of the great data center issues facing CIO’s. The pressures evolving from the increased use of large scale data analytic software and regulatory data retention requirements means

Modular data centre manufacturer finalist in 52nd Australian Export Awards

Modular data centre infrastructure manufacturer, Datapod, is a national finalist in the prestigious 52nd Australian Export Awards. The Australian Export Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of Australia’s leading exporting companies from each state and territory across 12 categories. Datapod

Data centre manufacturer wins 2014 export award

Courtsey of @ACT_Exporters on Twitter pictured right: Category winners from the 2014 ACT Chief Minister’s Export Awards. Data centre manufacturer, Datapod, has won the 2014 ACT Chief Minister’s Export Award in the Manufacturing category. The ACT Deputy Chief Minister Mr

Images and video from modular data centre Datapod TEDx Adventure

Modular Data Centre manufacturer, Datapod, hosted at TEDxCanberra Adventure on Friday 3 October. It was the first time a TEDx Adventure was held in Australia and enabled adventurers to take a behind the scenes look at the energy and water

New levels of data center efficiency and sustainability

Technology now touches every corner of our lives. Whether you are a business with millions of customers around the globe or a person using a device to access online applications you are directly or indirectly relying on data center infrastructure