IC3: Home to the worlds biggest hyperscalers, large multi-nationals and the Australian Federal Government.
Introducing IC3, the cutting-edge addition to our Macquarie Park Data Center Campus. Designed to meet the needs of the world’s largest organisation, our scalable space can be tailored to fit any reference architecture, providing customized environments for our clients.
Located just 15 minutes away from Sydney’s central business district, IC3 is a Tier III data center that brings you unrivaled connectivity, top-notch security, and a 100% uptime guarantee. Our expert operations team handles everything from setup to ongoing support, ensuring a seamless experience with peace of mind for our valued customers. Experience the peace of mind that comes with IC3.
Experience flexibility like never before.
IC3 Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus features.
IC3 Sydney Data Centre
With over 20 years of experience in designing, constructing, and operating data centres, IC3 combines top-notch solutions to create a cutting-edge facility in the highly-regarded Macquarie Park North Zone in Sydney. It is part of the Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus, which has established itself as the undisputed leader in secure and sovereign data centres.
- 45MW of IT load total capacity
- 63MW of IT Load Campus
- 1.28 PU
- Located in Sydney’s Macquarie Park North Zone, New South Wales
- Over 11,700m2 of technical data hall space
- Office and storage areas available
- 33kV power design
- Diverse carrier paths
- 100% service level guarantee
- 24×7 Onsite Security Guards
- Deployment model: Hyperscale, Wholesale, Retail & Government
Compliance and Standards:
- Uptime Institute Tier III Concurrently Maintainable Design and Construction
- ISO 27001 Information Security Management
- ISO 9001 Quality Management System
- ISO 14001 Environmental Management System
- ISO 45001 OH&S Management System
- PCI-DSS 3.2.1
- SSAE SOC 1 Type I and II
- SSAE SOC 2 Type I and II
- NABERS Energy 5-Star Planned
- Designed to meet requirements of SCEC Zone 3 and higher
- Federal Government Certified Strategic Hosting Provider
- DISP Certified – Defence Industry Security Program
- 200+ Federal Government Cleared Engineers
"You've all made a promise to a customer somewhere in this business that you will be looking after their data. You will be looking after their business and their services that they depend on from you. And you make a promise, and when you come here and you invest here, and you put your equipment here as we have done, then you know you can keep that promise."
FAQs - IC3 – Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus.
IC3 is a purpose-built data centre for hyperscalers, content service providers, government bodies, and cloud industries looking for the ideal destination for whitespace and colocation services.
Located within the Sydney North Zone, IC3 is expanding the Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus from 10MW to 63MW.
The IC3 Data Centre is one of the most advanced in data centres within Australia – designed to provide scalability, security, and convenience. Located in Sydney’s Macquarie Park Technology Precinct, NSW, with more than 11,700m2 of technical data hall areas with ample office and storage space.
The 33kV power design is carrier-neutral with many different carrier paths and includes a government, wholesale, retail and hyperscale deployment model with a 100% guarantee, onsite security, global compliance and certifications standards compliments with over 200+ engineers security cleared to government standards.
Colocation services has never been more accessible or secure than with the Macquarie Data Centres. The Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus is ushering in a new era of non-legacy data storage that is freeing organisations and businesses alike from excessive energy use and security breaches.
Compliance and Certifications.
- ISO 27001
- ISO 9001
- ISO 14001
- ISO 45001
- SSAE SOC 2
- PCI DSS 3.2.1
- ASD CCS
- UTI Tier III Design
- SCEC Zone 3 and Higher
Cooling Sydney’s IC3 Data Centre.
Macquarie Data Centre is a concurrently-maintained facility, Uptime Tier III certified, and featuring a level floor design with two convenient loading docks and lifts with quick paths to the data halls.
The pre-action sprinkler system and MASD fire detection infrastructure is cutting-edge technology that prevents damage.
The cooling capacities feature a water leak detection system across the Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus. The N+1 chilled cooler has a waterside-free cooling component and a hot aisle containment design with chilled water buffer tanks.
Energising Sydney’s IC3 Data Centre.
The colocation data centre has a total load capacity of 63MW and a utility supply of 2N redundancy. Clients have the choice to house up to 4.8 within each of the data halls, with N+1 diesel generators and diesel tanks on the campus to power through energy grid downtime.
On-site security patrols are performed around-the-clock and all year-long.
There is a vehicle snare at the entry gate and CCTV continuously monitors both the exterior and interior spaces. The CCTV feed is kept for 90 days.
Access to the data halls is permitted only after the three-factor authentication process which includes biometric scans, electronic locking cages and racks, and automatic security breach alarm and response protocols.
Across Australia, we have five data centre facilities. IC1 is conveniently located in the heart of Sydney’s Central Business District and is easily accessible to the local airport and major public transport hubs. IC1 is fortified in a modern building in Sydney’s CBD and is one of the most trusted data centres across Sydney and Canberra.
IC2 and IC3 within the Macquarie Park Data Centre Campus is less than 15 minutes north of Sydney’s Central Business District and is located within Sydney’s Technology Precinct, dedicated to the technology industry. IC3 expands the Macquarie Data Centres portfolio with an expanse of whitespace and budding technology. IC3 is next to IC2 and is one of the most cutting-edge data centres’ in the nation.
At Macquarie Data Centres we offer flexibility with design as well as commercial flexibility.
The efficiency of the Intellihands’ engineers mixed with our security, compliance and sovereign data centres means we are competitive on the ‘above the rack’ offerings.
Our relentless dedication to streamlining and modernising colocation and hyperscale services have allowed Macquarie Data Centres to emerge as Australia’s leading in data storage and security.
IC3 is the future of data centres, and we’re happy to help you understand the financial and environmental benefits of storing your data within our facilities. Legacy data centres can eat up energy and pose real security risks. The helpful team of Macquarie experts can guide you through the process of colocation and provide a tour of the facilities. Get in touch by calling 1800 004 943 to schedule your tour today.