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#DataCenter Efficiency – Using #CFD Simulation to Optimize Cooling in Design & Operation

Modern Simulation Software for Data Centers. Source: Future Facilities   Energy is one of the biggest (if not the biggest) cost factors associated with data center operations, and represents the highest year over year growth rate. Unfortunately the efficient use … Continue reading

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Airflow Management Can Help #DataCenter Operators Realize Robust Energy Savings

Upsite Technologies’ “4 R’s” Approach to Airflow Management Shown to Lower PUE and Increase Equipment Reliability Holistic Methodology to Improve Computer Room Airflow Management Can Help Data Center Operators Realize Robust Energy Savings and Improve the Environment, as shown by … Continue reading

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Data Centers aren’t doing enough to be green

Most data centers are running well below capacity and hiding inefficiencies with green heat transfer initiatives Posted by Ben Rossi on 4 May 2016 – InformationAge The technology boom of the last ten years has seen people’s reliance on data centers increase … Continue reading

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Uncovering the Value of Calibrating #DataCenter #CFD Models

Why should you care about engineering simulation and calibration in your data center? Future Facilities has teamed up with the Center for Energy-Smart Electronics Systems (ES2) to uncover the true value of calibrating a virtual facility model from thermal and … Continue reading

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Your #datacenter can’t change fast enough

Originally posted in DatacenterDynamics How do you create data centers that can respond to business needs with speed, control and visibility?  Jon Leppard The speed and resilience of a data center is something we obsess over – making efficiencies and … Continue reading

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Future Data Centers are Dynamic…but what about today’s Facilities?

Future models for the data center are highly dynamic; workloads easily transferred and managed across a highly homogenized facility, that is effortlessly managed by sophisticated software. Or at least so the prevailing concepts within the industry would suggest. But what … Continue reading

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Applying the Scientific Method in Data Center Management

Data center management isn’t easy. Computing deployments change daily, airflows are complicated, misplaced incentives cause behaviors that are at odds with growing company profits, and most enterprise data centers lag far behind their cloud-based peers in utilization and total cost … Continue reading

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