Data center energy efficiency News
May 21, 2015
A new Uptime Institute assessment gives IT a system of benchmarks to improve efficiency and sustainability.
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.
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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
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Reining in energy costs is one of the top concerns for data center managers everywhere. And since power consumption represents a significant cost for organizations, data center managers need to have solutions in mind when they get called into ... Continue Reading
Eco UPS installations promise higher energy efficiency in the data center, with new designs that respond quickly to an outage. Continue Reading
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
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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
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
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