Posts tagged Data Center

Ten Common Data Center Surprises

April 9th, 2012

Emerson Network Power released a list of 10 common surprises for data center and IT managers and offered tips on how to be prepared for them. Those high-density predictions finally are coming true: After rapid…read more

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Data Center Technology Controls Temp by Moving Software Workloads

March 9th, 2012

Facebook is exploring a technology that controls temperatures in the data center by automatically moving software workloads among servers according to the air pressure on either side of each machine. The system uses a load…read more

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New Data Center Infrastructure Management Software

February 7th, 2012

Raritan introduced dcTrack® 2.6 DCIM (Data Center Infrastructure Management) software with new intelligent connectivity management capabilities to help data center professionals manage both network and power connections more efficiently. With better visibility of end-to-end connections…read more

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Wireless Shortcut to Avoid Data Center Traffic Jams

January 17th, 2012

To better handle data center congestion, researchers are testing a shortcut that doesn’t involve costly rewiring. They are experimenting with wireless links, mounted atop the server racks, to supply extra bandwidth for moving data along…read more

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Direct Current-Powered Data Center Module

December 12th, 2011

ABB and IO have agreed to partner in the development of a new data center module based on direct current (DC) power to meet increasing demand for DC data centers. DC-powered technology is being increasingly…read more

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Intelligent Control of Data Center Infrastructures

December 12th, 2011

IO is offering IO OS®, a data center operating system, as a stand-alone software product. Initially introduced in IO’s modular data center technology platform, IO Anywhere®, IO OS now provides IT and data center teams…read more

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Facebook to Build Arctic Data Center

December 12th, 2011

Facebook has chosen the Swedish town of Luleaa for its first European data center, and third globally, in large part because of its “suitable climate for environmental cooling (and) clean power resources.” The company is…read more

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Universities, Industry Collaborate on Data Center Energy Efficiency Research

December 12th, 2011

Three of the nation’s leading universities have joined with 15 US companies to launch a collaborative research center whose holistic approach to energy efficiency development could mean savings of millions of dollars and a much…read more

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Variable Speed EC Fans Make Data Center Condenser More Efficient

November 22nd, 2011

When a major UK financial institution for retail and commercial banking underwent a major refurbishment program earlier this year, it replaced the IT and computer server systems in one of the two data center’s data…read more

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Software Improves Data Center Efficiency

November 21st, 2011

As part of Raritan’s Smart Rack initiative to help data centers improve operations and energy efficiency by adding intelligence throughout data center racks, the company introduced Power IQ® 3.1 Energy Management Software with Smart Rack…read more

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WEBINAR- How to Kill Your Data Center: Ignore Airflow

October 11th, 2011

Oct. 20 Future Facilities welcomes you to a live web presentation detailing airflow management basics, their effects, and the best ways to implement them. What data center management practice is mostly overlooked but can have…read more

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Intelligent Asset Tags and Sensors to Keep Track of Data Center Servers

September 12th, 2011

Raritan’s new intelligent Asset Management Tag (AMT), the size of a small mailing label, adheres to a server and connects to an Asset Management Sensor (AMS) attached to a rack rail. The solution tells operators…read more

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Company to Supply DC Power Distribution System to Green Data Center

August 22nd, 2011

ABB will design and install an advanced, DC power distribution system for green.ch, one of the top information and communications technology (ITC) service providers in Switzerland. ABB will install a fully redundant 1 megawatt DC…read more

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Data Center World

August 22nd, 2011

Sept. 11-14, Orlando, Fl. Data Center World is the largest global event of its kind and has been named one of the 50 fastest growing tradeshows in the U.S. It is the leading educational conference…read more

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