Zella DC has announced that they have secured a grant from the AMGC Commercialisation Fund. The focus of these funds will be on developing the next generation micro data centre, a game-changer in design, scalability and energy efficiency, using new lightweight materials suitable for advanced manufacturing. This new state-of-the-art micro Data Centre project has attracted a commitment of 813,100 dollars with 406,550 dollars in grant funding.
“We have been developing and improving our products for over ten years; this grant will help us move up to the next level of our research and development,” Clinton Keeler, Co-founder and CTO of Zella DC, said. “We will use the funds to work on a new and exciting project that will help companies accelerate the implementation of their edge strategy within any indoor or outdoor environment.”
The company is a leading player in the fast-growing Micro Data Centre market. This growth is fuelled by technology like 5G, IoT, AI and Big Data, and the need to implement a solid edge infrastructure strategy.
The Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) is an industry-led, not-for-profit organisation established through the Australian Government’s Industry Growth Centres Initiative. AMGC’s vision is to transform Australian manufacturing to become an internationally competitive, dynamic and thriving industry with advanced capabilities and skills at its core.