Dot VN, Inc.
, an Internet and telecommunications company and the exclusive online global domain name registrar for Vietnam, has entered into
a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC)
, to conduct a test of Elliptical Mobile Solutions' (EMS), C3 (News - Alert)-S.P.E.A.R. Micro-Modular Data Center equipment at VNNIC's primary Internet data center in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Officials with Dot VN said that as part of the MOU, the company and VNNIC will partner together to evaluate the performance of EMS' data center infrastructure technology in a trial that is expected to initially last three months.
According to company officials, the purpose of the test is to demonstrate the technology's capabilities with the intention of building data centers in Vietnam and Asia based on EMS' Micro-Modular Data Center equipment.
VNNIC will be responsible for providing the technical staff who will manage the testing and operation of the data center unit, while Dot VN will provide support to VNNIC as necessary in the implementation of the test.
The test will showcase EMS' C3-S.P.E.A.R. Micro-Modular Data Center, a best of breed technology solution that provides substantial cost and energy savings with minimal upfront investment compared to similar data center technologies.
"We are extremely excited about the testing that will be performed in Hanoi over the next three months," said Thomas Johnson, CEO, Dot VN.
Johnson said that EMS' C3-S.P.E.A.R. Micro-Modular Data Center is cutting edge technology that is both mobile and highly scalable.
"Given that both the cost and availability of electricity in Vietnam continues to be an ongoing challenge for sustained IT growth, we believe that the C3-S.P.E.A.R's industry leading energy efficiency is the ideal solution to overcome this issue. Moreover, introducing the technology to Vietnam is in keeping with our commitment to deliver best of breed technology solutions to the people of Vietnam," he said.
Anil Sharma is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Anil's articles, please visit his columnist page.
Edited by Marisa Torrieri