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Video: The Virtual Facility – Data Center Sustainability without Compromise

Data centers are critical operations. The business impact of changes to the data center – like any other business critical operation – needs to be known before making the change. The Virtual Facility is a simulator that predicts the business … Continue reading

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Predictive Modeling and Simulation for the DataCenter Lifecycle

Watch on September 17th 9am PST – 12pm EST: https://www.brighttalk.com/r/sVJ Speaker: Sherman Ikemoto, Director, Future Facilities Data centers are a key component of modern companies. Senior management in these enterprises assume that future IT related changes demanded by the business can be … 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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ACE: A new approach to scoring datacenter performance

Watch the recorded webcast click here Business requirements are changing continuously which drives change in the data center. The data center is meant to be a flexible, blank slate upon which IT services are quickly built, dismantled and reconfigured continuously to enable … Continue reading

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@UptimeInstitute Symposium Modeling the #DataCenter Lifecycle

Modeling the Data Center Lifecycle Presenter: Sherman Ikemoto, Director, Future Facilities Inc. Tuesday, May 20, 2014 4:10 – 4:40 p.m. Data centers are a key component of modern companies. Senior management in these enterprises assume that future IT-related changes demanded by the … Continue reading

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