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Perth 2 will offer customers a power utilisation efficiency (PUE) of 1.17
Nextgen Group CEO Peter McGrath, Metronode general manager Malcolm Roe and Western Australian minister for mines and petroleum Bill Marmion tour Perth 2.
The facility is located in Shenton Park, five kilometres from Perth’s CBD, an ideal position for disaster recovery in the city.
Malcolm Roe said that the data centre uses free air cooling which is designed to "significantly reduce" electricity consumption by up to 90 per cent compared to traditional data centres.
Nextgen Group enterprise and government general manager Dean Tognella (left) with Bill Marmion and Peter McGrath.
Town of Cambridge mayor Simon Wither (left) with Peter McGrath, City of Nedlands mayor Max Hipkins, Malcolm Roe and Bill Marmion.
Guests at the opening ceremony. IT services provider Empired has been confirmed as a tenant in Perth 2.
A closeup of the biometrics security reader.