Due to continuing advances in power electronics, the flywheel is now a mature energy storage technology used in UPS applications to support a critical load during main power interruption.
Five electrical design principles help to integrate and optimize systems in demanding facilities.
Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin are one step closer to delivering smart windows with a new level of energy efficiency, engineering materials that allow windows to let in light without transferring heat and, conversely, to block light while allowing heat transmission.
When it comes to exterior surveillance, the interaction of lighting and security cameras plays an important role in facility protection.
With safety paramount, additional aspects to consider with multi-site security include simplifying infrastructure and keeping costs in check.
Analysis and tech tools strengthen facility management in an increasingly competitive marketplace.
The decision may rest on factors such as available capital, timeline, and degree of desired control.
Wireless technology has impacted virtually all aspects of facility management systems.
More than half of employees report feeling overworked and burnt out (53%), but the overwhelming majority (86%) are still happy at work and motivated to rise in their organization, according to the inaugural Workplace Index conducted by Staples Advantage.
Despite increased investment in cloud and colocation providers, 87% of data center operators surveyed from North America and Europe are maintaining or increasing their data center facility spending,