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January 13, 2015
No one sticks with their New Year's resolution -- where is that gym card anyway? -- but you can pick up seven modern habits and feel good about fit, healthy IT ops.
September 24, 2014
Schneider Electric aims to improve energy efficiency and sustainability. The company's EVP of IT products discusses the future of global data centers.
July 25, 2014
No mechanical refrigeration or dehumidification. No war between IT and facilities. Hear how Facebook's choices yield a PUE consistently below 1.10.
March 28, 2014
Green data centers promised significant cost savings, but that has been a dream deferred. So far, power-efficient chips have proved more effective.
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It's hard to avoid the growing importance of data center infrastructure management technology (DCIM) within the world of IT. Data center managers are increasingly looking to merge the management of servers and facilities, and DCIM generates a number... Continue Reading
Smart IT teams are continually looking for more ways to eliminate energy waste in their data centers. A well-run data center is one that uses only the energy it absolutely requires. Because of what they do, data centers require significant ... Continue Reading
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Data center power consumption eats up a large portion of operating costs. These cooling and power changes can help cut back energy use without lessening IT performance. Continue Reading
A fleet of micro data centers can conquer the latency and resiliency of one centralized data center. Is the edge model right for your enterprise? Continue Reading
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DCIM is susceptible to change: The technology, the vendors and business needs all influence purchasing decisions. Investigate thoroughly before spending your money. Continue Reading
The rash of ever-changing DCIM vendors, the IT/facilities rift and other roadblocks make implementing DCIM a challenge. These tips get DCIM working in a real data center. Continue Reading
You can't measure airflow from raised floor tiles in the same way as any other air duct. Optimize data center airflow with the right tools. Continue Reading
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The evolution of the data center has led to ever-increasing energy demands, which in turn require better cooling techniques and technologies. Limiting cooling costs is also essential, so choosing the right approach is essential to balancing ... Continue Reading
UPS sizing is hard, with confusing terminology and an ever-shifting IT load. If you get the calculations wrong, don't worry about a Michael Bay movie scene in the data center. Here's what to do when UPS is too wimpy or too beefy for the task. Continue Reading
Evaporative cooling offers energy efficiency, but there are downsides to consider before choosing it over CRACs. Continue Reading