Data Centers

Underwater Data Center Test Proves Successful

February 1st, 2016

Microsoft, who manages more than 100 data centers around the world, has completed testing of a self-contained data center prototype that can operate hundreds of feet below the surface of the ocean. The New York…read more

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New Higher-Speed Interface for Thermographic Camera

January 25th, 2016

InfraTech has recently released its new 10 Gigabit Ethernet interface for their ImageIR® thermographic camera series. The 10 Gigabit Ethernet interface has “high-speed imaging allowing microsecond exposure times that freeze the apparent motion of dynamic events,”…read more

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“Breakthrough Products of the Year” Award Winner

January 18th, 2016

Enclosure manufacturer, Rittal Corporation, has won Processing magazine’s 2015 Breakthrough Products of the Year award for their Blue e+ Cooling Unit Series for enclosures. “The award recognizes products, technologies and services that have made significant contributions…read more

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Half of North America Upgrading Data Center Cooling Systems

January 8th, 2016

New research done by Emerson Network Power recently shows that nearly 50 percent of the United States and Canada have made thermal upgrades to their data center cooling systems. According to the survey of “IT,…read more

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Energy Efficient, Waterborne Data Center

November 30th, 2015

Recently, Nautilus Data Technologies, based in Pleasanton, Calif., has constructed a waterborne data center. “The production data center is under construction on a 230-foot long barge that will have 30,000 square feet of white space…read more

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Second Deployment of Liquid Cooling Solution Scheduled for Supercomputing Center

November 16th, 2015

Recently, CoolIT Systems announced it is delivering a second deployment of its Rack DCLC™ data center liquid cooling solution to the Poznan Supercomputing & Networking Center. “The PSNC cluster expansion combines Huawei blade servers in…read more

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Immersion Cooling in Bitcoin Mining Data Centers

November 9th, 2015

Power densities in bitcoin mining data centers are radically higher than in data centers that house traditional IT equipment. Some data centers have found that by bringing bitcoin mining ASICs, or Application Specific Integrated Circuits,…read more

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Company CEO Asks “Is Free Cooling Really Free?” At Conference

September 22nd, 2015

CEO of LiquidCooling Solutions, Inc., Herb Zien, is serving on a panel until Thursday, Sept. 24, at the North America’s Emerging Green Conference in Portland, Oregon. On Wednesday Sept. 23, from 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.,…read more

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Cooling Matters

September 16th, 2015

AIR FORCE INQUIRES ABOUT THERMAL MGMT.SOLUTIONS FOR FUTURE AIRCRAFT 8/11/15 – The U.S. Air Force is looking into new thermal management techniques to cool the electronics in future fighter aircraft. “Officials of the Air Force Research…read more

On-site Cogeneration for Reducing Data Center Primary Energy Use

September 15th, 2015

Dustin W. Demetriou, PhD Email: dwdemetr@us.ibm.com As most readers are aware, the data center industry has put an increased focus on energy efficiency and environmental impact. Data centers in the United States are estimated to…read more

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Two Phase Cooling System for Data Centers

September 8th, 2015

Ebullient introduces a two phase cooling system for data centers – the Ebullient Cooling System (ECS). It can cool up to 12 heat sources in series in a continuous loop while maintaining a device temperature…read more

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New Material to Decrease Energy Usage in Electronics

August 4th, 2015

Researchers have determined that gallium nitride (GaN) could become the next best semiconductor for electronics because it would immensely cut energy usage. Cambridge Electronics Inc. (CEI) has announced a new line of GaN transistors and…read more

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California Energy Code Updated; New Regulations for Cooling Data Centers

July 28th, 2015

The California Energy Code, also known Title 24 of the CA Code of Regulations – part 6, has been revised. The new revision implements new regulations for cooling data centers and server rooms in order…read more

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New Fan Offers Industry Leading Static Pressure

July 27th, 2015

Sanyo Denki introduces the San Ace 172 9HV type ø 172 x 150 x 51 mm high static pressure fan. The San Ace 172 9HV type offers industry leading static pressure, or 1.6 times the…read more

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