IBM's datacentre in a box: photos

IBM's datacentre in a box: photos

Summary: Following a glance at this innocent-looking shipping container, you'd never know it was IBM's latest datacentre.

TOPICS: Cloud, Data Centers, IBM

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  • (Credit: Luke Hopewell/ZDNet Australia)

    IBM's Australia, New Zealand site leader for Site and Facilities Services David Yip (left) and IBM Global Technology Services executive Brian Canney (right)

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    Inside the container, all of the racks sit on tracks and allows IT staff to work on the equipment without exposing it to the outside elements.

  • (Credit: Luke Hopewell/ZDNet Australia)

    Inside a server rack

Topics: Cloud, Data Centers, IBM

Luke Hopewell

About Luke Hopewell

A fresh recruit onto the tech journalism battlefield, Luke Hopewell is eager to see some action. After a tour of duty in the belly of the Telstra beast, he is keen to report big stories on the enterprise beat. Drawing on past experience in radio, print and magazine, he plans to ask all the tough questions you want answered.

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