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Modular Data Centres

DC Two has developed a high density and transportable data centre that can be deployed
‘behind the meter’ at power generation sites.

An Australian First

  • Based on durable ISO standard sea containers and non-ruggedized insulated variants
  • Quick and easy deployment in any location
  • Small sized and highly transportable
  • Only requires power and data connectivity
  • Very high density - up to 40kw per rack for ALL racks
  • Suitable for cost effective, high performance or super computing specific workloads

The Modular Opportunity

  • DC Modular allows data centres to locate in close proximity to power generation sites in regional locations to access reduced power prices for data center operation.
  • Access to globally competitive power prices decreases the operational costs of running our data centers and increase margins.
  • Significant opportunity to utilise wind, solar and other renewable power sources to offer a “green powered” service to Australian customers seeking more ecocredentials across their business.
DC Modular diagram showing all the components using renewable energy DC Modular diagram showing all the components using renewable energy

Initial DC Modular Sites

Mid-West
Collie
Victoria
Location
3 hours north of Perth
Collie, Western Australia
On site at an existing Biomass Facility, Victoria
Power Source
Onsite within an existing wind farm
Direct connection to solar power source in close proximity
Raw energy supplied directly from nearby waste storage
Capacity
Initial 2MW power with potentially more available
Initial 2-4MW of power
Initial 2MW of power with the capability for up to 5MW

Modular Data Centre
(Mini-Pod) Features

  • Each pod is containerised so it can easily be transported and relocated to site
  • Each of our mini-pods use the same amount of power per day as around 213 homes in a compact, high-density space
  • Link with satellite, microwave or fibre internet connections. Other connection options are available
  • Remote security features, such as door locks, cameras, motion sensors and alarms
  • Designed to integrate with 3rd party power sources such as wind, solar or even bio gas renewable energy in regional and remote locations
  • Our high-density rack configuration can support up to 4 times the power loading of a standard rack
  • Each rack can have up to 4 Intelligent PDUs for remote management of devices
Biomass power facility example
Example Biogas power facility. Harnessing the power of waste. This photo is for illustration purposes only.

Contact our team today if you would like to discuss how our Modular data centre solutions can be tailored for your needs.

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Remote Access & Management
- One complete control system

The DC Modular solution is automated and remotely managed using our own Australian owned & built hardware, designed for this exact application to allow our technicians & clients to access their hardware from anywhere.

Intelligent Power Distribution Units
(PDU) Features

  • Created by us due to no other hardware being available that met our requirements or standards
  • Very high power capabilities of 63-amp single phase (15kw) each
  • Remote web interface
  • Access unit to remotely cycle power on each / all devices
  • Detailed device information (MAC address, IP etc.)
  • Live stats: temp, amps, volts etc. for each port
  • Alerts, warnings and messages
  • Can be a standalone product or integrated with Room Controller

Room Controller Features

  • Remote web interface
  • Cycle power on individual devices or whole racks easily from one place
  • Temperature and Humidity sensors
  • Communications
  • Fan cooling, airflow controls and air filter sensors (full or empty)
  • Multiple Intelligent PDU integration
Modular Data Centre Pods Australian designed and built
The prototype modular data centre was built & tested in-house. Pictured: Justin Thomas, Managing Director building the frame work. Some pictures not to scale.

DC Portal Integration Features

A key feature of the Room Controller and PDU system is that it has been designed to integrate seamlessly into DC Soft’s central management DC Portal. Conveniently view all room controllers, PDU and your devices from one place.

Testimonials

DC Two is a company with whom we have an excellent working relationship. In the past two years, we have been rapidly growing our business with them. They are now one of our largest customers in WA and for good reason. Not only are they are technology experts, they also recognise that technology exists to support a business outcome. They are easy to talk to and are willing to listen when exploring new ideas. I have found them to be responsive, honest and trustworthy and I would not hesitate in recommending them as a potential business partner to anyone.

- Gary Roberts, Digicor