Monthly Archives: June 2014

How Engineering Simulation can work with DCIM to reduce risk in the Datacenter

by Dave King The human race has acquired an insatiable demand for IT services (or rather the 35% that have access to the internet has), services that have to be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. As this demand has … Continue reading

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DOES THE DATACENTER INDUSTRY NEED A CAPACITY GOD?

Published on 18th June 2014 by Penny Jones The divide between facilities and IT teams within the data center created some lively debate this week at DatacenterDynamics Converged Santa Clara. This time the conversation was around unused capacity, cost and risk. … Continue reading

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Future Facilities Hosts Executive Dinner with Jonathan Koomey and Bruce Taylor

    An Evening with Dr. Jonathan Koomey & Bruce Taylor On June 16, 2014, in Santa Clara, CA, Future Facilities hosted top executives from IT companies in the Bay Area to join together in conversation facilitated by Dr. Jonathan Koomey of Stanford University … Continue reading

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451 Research Reports on the Importance of Future Facilities’ ACE Metric for Data Centers

   Leading analyst firm explores the impact of Future Facilities’ measurement for the Availability, Capacity, and Efficiency of data center operations SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Future Facilities, a leading provider of data center design and operations management software, today announced the release … Continue reading

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Future Facilities Newsletter

Connect with us        In This Issue 451 Research Group Paper Is Your Data Center Compromised? ACE Case Study What is a Valid Data Center Model? Upcoming Webcasts June 17, 2014: Mission Critical Magazine – Thermal Efficiency Results in Greener Data … Continue reading

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Datacenter Case Study – Minimizing lost IT loading capacity through the virtual facility approach

by Sherman Ikemoto The initial capital cost of a data center facility runs anywhere from $10 to $30 million per megawatt of IT capacity. Despite these high costs, the average data center strands between 25% to 40% of its IT loading … Continue reading

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Continuous Modeling ( #datacenter continuous modeling )

Posted by: Margaret Rouse Continuous modeling is an approach to data center management that supplements infrastructure management (DCIM) tools with engineering simulation tools. Traditional DCIM management tools provide administrators with a federated view of an organization’s building management system (BMS), IT asset management … Continue reading

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