What Is a Modular Data Center?

June 20, 2023

A modular data center (also known as a containerized data center) is a fully operational portable set of all the components required to supply data center capacity. All the servers, storage, and networking equipment fit a 20- to 40-foot shipping container, so admins can ship these self-contained "facilities" anywhere in the world where they need data center capabilities.

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