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Improving Monitoring with Simulation – Part 2 Asset Safety #datacenter #dcso #dcim

Before we start, let us be clear about one thing: environmental monitoring and measurement systems are critical components in managing your data center. This is not a ‘one versus the other’. This video series takes a look at the unforeseen … 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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451 Recorded Webcast: Why an energy efficient datacenter may not be the most profitable

Watch the video Here  Many data center facilities focus on improving the infrastructure efficiency, measured by PUE (Power Utilization Effectiveness), but a single minded focus on that metric will often yield perverse results, such as low equipment utilization, stranded capacity, … Continue reading

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The modern data center : integrated design, mass production + experience | #OCPSummit

You can watch the entire segment in this video.     During the fifth edition of Open Compute Summit, Jon Koomey (Research Fellow, Stanford University) moderated a Keynote Panel titled “Bringing Integrated Design, Mass Production, and Learning by Doing to … Continue reading

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Simulation for Data Center Operation – Prediction is Better than Cure

Prediction is Better than Cure – simulation for data center operation As technology advances, we are not only able to deploy more powerful, energy efficient devices into the whitespace, but also to monitor and better understand the IT load and … Continue reading

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451 Research Webcast: March 4 – Why an energy-efficient data center may not be the most profitable data center

Register Here: http://www.futurefacilities.com/media/info.php?id=251 Many data center facilities focus on improving the infrastructure efficiency, measured by PUE (Power Utilization Effectiveness), but a single minded focus on that metric will often yield perverse results, such as low equipment utilization, stranded capacity, and wasted … Continue reading

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Webcast Feb 20 – Continuous Modeling for DCIM

Register Here: http://www.futurefacilities.com/media/info.php?id=249 Power, IT assets, PUE and temperatures are the focus of data center monitoring today. But, Capacity (the ability of the facility to support IT equipment) is being overlooked. At any point in time, 30% or more of data … Continue reading

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