Tag Archives: DCIM

#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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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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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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#DCIM Correct use of CFD & Engineering Simulation for #DataCenter Operation

CFD and Simulation paves the way for a predictive deployment process that exploits all of the good data from DCIM, but puts the operator on the front foot. It doesn’t even require a significant departure from current working practices: Predict – Predict the … Continue reading

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@VaporIO Unveils General Availability of #OpenDCRE @coleinthecloud

Vapor IO Unveils General Availability of OpenDCRE Open source platform for server and rack management now available for download   Austin, TX – Vapor IO, provider of the world’s first intelligent, hyper modular data center solution, today announced the general … Continue reading

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The Mega DataCenter Challenge

Integrated System Testing – Paul Smethurst, CEO Hillstone, highlights the issues of load bank testing 100MW data centres. Introduction The insatiable demand for data coupled with the growth of cloudbased services has changed the European data centre landscape with the … Continue reading

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