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Results tagged "cooling"

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Data Centers: Get 'Em Hotter and Wetter

November 28, 2012 11:53 AM
Data centers can run hotter and with more humidity than traditionally thought, according to a recent report from The Green Grid. This will reduce energy consumption and cut operating costs, but long-held myths might stand in the way.

How To Speak Data Center: kWh to BTUs

November 01, 2012 03:46 PM
IT professionals who want proper power and cooling for their gear need to be comfortable with terms and calculations used by data center facilities pros. Lesson two: how to convert units of power into units of energy.

Inertech, Skanska Partner on Energy-Efficient Cooling Platform

August 06, 2012 02:01 PM
A new coil technology helps the companies extend free cooling zone for data centers and reduces water and power consumption. Learn more about the cooling platform.

Starboard Aims for Branch, Remote Offices With Hybrid Storage System

July 18, 2012 12:20 PM
Starboard Storage's AC45 is decided to help improve performance and capacity utilization, while reducing power and cooling, space consumption and costs. Learn more about the hybrid storage system.

You Shouldn't Build Your Data Center: The Benefits of a Co-lo Facility

May 09, 2012 01:29 PM
Sure, you could build a data center, one expert told the Interop crowd. But a co-lo facility may be more resource- and cost-efficient in the long run. Find out why.

Modular Data Centers Best Suited For SMBs

March 05, 2012 09:00 AM
The typical data center was designed for finicky mainframes, but in the age of robust virtualized servers--not to mention economic considerations--many organizations are opting to tweak the data centers they have, according to the InformationWeek Analytics State of the Data Center Survey. Many are considering new data center designs rather than dealing with the cost and difficulty of retrofitting an outdated facility, but while modular data centers are growing in popularity, and available from enterprise heavyweights like Cisco, HP, IBM and Oracle, they appear to be better suited for SMBs.

SynapSense Launches Breakthrough Adaptive Contro Technology To Automate Data Center Cooling

May 13, 2010 09:49 AM
SynapSense Corporation, a leading provider of wireless instrumentation solutions, today introduced new Adaptive Control technology that provides the world's leading data centers with the ability to continuously align cooling capacity with changes in IT load.

NetApp Adds Data De-dupe To Cut Storage Requirements

May 15, 2007 08:05 PM
Data de-duplication to impact backup, archival, compliance storage and more

Strategy Session: Server Consolidation: Just Do It

April 13, 2007 04:00 AM
Don't let the war drums and naysayers questioning the security of virtualization put you off from considering a server-consolidation project.

HP Throws Cold Water on x86 Racks

January 30, 2006 03:00 PM
In a throwback to the days of the mainframe, Hewlett-Packard Co. is following in the footsteps of other server vendors and announcing the first water-cooling system for its x86-based server

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