Data center design and construction
- September 26, 2007
Servers from vendors like Dell and Apple are getting deeper with each generation, crowding racks and taking up valuable data center floor space.
- June 26, 2007
By building new data centers in Iowa, Google gains access to cheap power, cheap land and an educated workforce.
- May 16, 2007
The majority of large corporations plan to expand their data center in the next two years, according to a new study commissioned by Digital Realty Trust.
- January 18, 2007
Prefabricated modular data centers may provide a viable alternative to new construction. But the adoption of these "turn-key" data centers is yet to be seen.
- October 17, 2006
Today Sun Microsystems will introduce the first prefabricated data center. The prototype, dubbed "Sun Black Box," is fully configured inside a standard shipping container.
- July 31, 2006
HP sees snowflake design as the data center of the future; Avocent releases remote data center management tools.
- May 17, 2006
HP is planning a consolidation that will reduce 85 data centers to six, a project it says will save the company $1B in utilities, headcount and real estate costs.
- April 12, 2006
Data center facility planning and design is one of the most complex and important undertakings for any company. Find out what you need to know about site selection and data center design and infrastructure.
- November 30, 2005
This column originally appeared on TechTarget's Expert Answer Center as a post in Robert McFarlane's blog. Robert served as the
- September 06, 2005
Fannie Mae's Urbana Technology Center in Maryland is the first data center to earn the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification. Fannie Mae expects to reduce overall energy consumption by 20% ...
- February 28, 2005
Here's Step 6 of the eight key steps you need to consider when building a data center or server room.
- February 28, 2005
Here's Step 1 of the eight key steps you need to consider when building a data center or server room.