Modular Data Center & Container

As the data center industry matures, rapid deployment data centers are being designed, tested, packaged, and shipped to end users as modular components and whole data centers, typically producing higher mean time between failures, shorter lead times, attractive purchase units, and higher efficiency. As an integrated cloud, colocation and data center advisor, we support our clients with the design, selection, and placement of modular data centers, from concept through operations. We welcome inquiries from interested parties.

According to industry research, the global modular data center market has seen an increase in activity lately, and this trend will continue for the next few years.

Modular Data Center Projects on the Rise

Aug 29, 2014

According to recent industry research, the global modular data center market has seen an increase in activity lately, and this trend will likely continue for the next few years. READ MORE »

Facebook recently teamed up with Emerson Network Power to create a new modular data center design to be used in the construction of its second Sweden data center.

Modular Data Center Design for Facebook’s Sweden Data Center

Jun 24, 2014

Facebook recently teamed up with Emerson Network Power to create a modular data center design to be used in the construction of its second Sweden data center. READ MORE »

WiredRE Modular Data Center Approach

Modular Data Center Design: An Approach, Not a Technology

Apr 09, 2014

In the current data center market, an increasing number of organizations are opting for a modular data center design as opposed to traditional brick-and-mortar structures. These facilities offer a range of benefits to operators and developers, but first decision makers must choose between the different styles of modular designs. Each design strategy, including different container [...] READ MORE »

Experts estimate that the modular market will increase by 33 percent in the next five years as more customers utilize the solutions and more vendors provide added modular options.

Modular Data Center Design Benefits

Feb 05, 2014

Experts estimate that the modular data center market will increase by 33 percent each year for the next five years. READ MORE »

Modular data centers offer flexibility, scalability and cost efficiency not seen with traditional deployments.

Considerable Growth Predicted for Modular Data Center Market

Jan 16, 2014

A new report on modular data centers predicted that the market will hit $40.41 billion within the next four years. READ MORE »

Certain types of modular data centers are completely constructed and assembled offsite and shipped to the location for deployment.

Modular Data Center Market to Reach $40.41 Billion by 2018

Dec 17, 2013

According to a recent report, the modular data center market will hit $40.41 billion by 2018. As customers become more aware of the benefits of such a facility design, there will be significant industry growth in the next three to five years. READ MORE »

FORTRUST recently received Tier III data center design certification for their modular expansion in Denver.

FORTRUST Receives Uptime Certification for Modular Data Center Design

Dec 04, 2013

FORTRUST, a data center colocation provider, recently received Tier III data center design certification from the Uptime Institute. The certification is for its newest modular planned data center expansion at its Colorado facility. READ MORE »

Schneider Electric is now offering modular data center structures, which are deployed 60 percent faster than traditional facilities.

Schneider Electric to Offer Modular Data Center Design

Nov 01, 2013

Schneider Electric recently announced the availability of prefabricated modular data centers which meet Uptime Institute standards. READ MORE »

BladeRoom USA will complete their first North American build in Chicago, Ill. by January 2014.

BladeRoom Announces Entrance into US Marketplace

Oct 18, 2013

BladeRoom Group, an industry leader in data center design and construction, announced it will broaden its horizons to include the North American marketplace. READ MORE »

Iron Mountain will offer the first Gold LEED certified data center in the Boston metro area.

Boston Data Center Real Estate Market Receives Iron Mountain Investment

Sep 28, 2013

Iron Mountain announced that the company broke ground on a Boston data center, slated to open in early 2014. READ MORE »

Cloud colocation provider Ajubeo will utilize modular data centers in its NY Metro expansion.

IO Modular Lands Cloud Hosting Firm for New York Data Center

Sep 17, 2013

Ajubeo will continue its partnership with FORTRUST and IO.Anywhere modular data centers in its New York metro area expansion project. READ MORE »

Data Center Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Worksheet from WiredRE 2013

Aug 16, 2013

WiredRE has produced a simple Total Cost of Ownership (“TCO”) worksheet for your use. The purpose of the tool is to make simple TCO calculations and scenario analysis for quick and reliable decision making. The worksheet was intended for wholesale deployments, but it may also be useful for calculating retail or hybrid retail service offerings. [...] READ MORE »

Modular data centers resemble shipping freight, but inside offers necessary infrastructure  to meet enterprise demands.

Rapid Deployment Modular Data Centers: Comparisons and Contrasts

Aug 14, 2013

As modular data centers continue to grow in popularity, it's worthwhile to take an inside look at the specific services and solutions offered by industry leaders. READ MORE »