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Second Victorian facility covers 25,000 square metres
Close up of M2's storage racks.
Some of M2's cooling fans. The data centre's power efficient design was awarded Tier III accreditation from the Uptime Institute.
Leighton Contractors managing director, Craig Laslett, and Victoria Minister for Technology, Gordon Rich-Phillips, declare M2 open. Metronode is a subsidiary of Leighton Contractors.
A sunny day captures the exterior of the M2 data centre. According to Metronode, the Tier III facility has a power utilisation efficiency (PUE) of less than 1.2.
More than 3,000 equipment racks means M2 can support up to 12MW of IT load.
M2's cable bridge. The site is over 25,000 square metres in size.
Gas suppression tanks.