Data center backup power and power distribution
- September 02, 2015
Some colocation providers say the best way to prevent data center downtime is to regularly pull the plug and see what happens. (Hopefully, nothing.)
- June 24, 2014
Five pros offer quick tricks of the trade for all stages of planning and building a data center.
- December 08, 2011
As data center operators look for new ways to improve energy efficiency, a move to DC power is all but inevitable, some experts say.
- November 30, 2011
An Oregon startup is positioning fuel cell technology for targeted use in data center environments.
- March 22, 2011
Texas radiology clinic replaced CA Technologies’ Spectrum monitoring suite with AccelOps to save on maintenance.
- January 08, 2010
To save data center space, Terremark Worldwide, a large data center hoster, uses flywheel- rather than battery-based uninterruptible power supply for a new facility's backup power.
- July 27, 2009
Large corporations and colocation companies measure data center power consumption throughout their facilities, and now other companies are following suit.
- November 04, 2008
The new Dynamic Power Capping feature enables data center managers to set a power threshold based on how much power a server uses.
- October 20, 2008
Welsh entrepreneurs have recently transformed vacant data center space into the power-packed Next Generation Data Center 1 facility. But once NGD 1 built, will they come?
- February 26, 2008
Aperture's Vista data center infrastructure management software isn't flawless, users say, but becoming a division of Emerson's Liebert Corp. may bring it to the next level.
- December 04, 2007
This report on data center site selection discusses the pros and cons of locations across the globe, power and cooling, real estate costs, and other factors in choosing a data center site.
- November 13, 2007
By acquiring EYP Mission Critical Facilities, HP will help customers tackle spiraling data center energy use.
- August 20, 2007
Sun Microsystems' new Santa Clara data center consolidation packs in four times the computing power in 62% less square footage than its old Newark, Calif., facility.
- June 06, 2007
Data center operator 365 Main will pay a 10% premium to get its latest facility LEED-certified, but will recoup the investment by consuming less power.
- May 22, 2007
Cheap hydroelectric power and a stable climate have data center developers following Microsoft, Yahoo and others to the Pacific Northwest.