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ASHRAE has created a technical bulletin to help mitigate the adverse environmental conditions that can compromise reliability and uptime of IT equipment.
In its 10th annual Global Data Center Survey, Uptime Institute finds this growing sector is adapting to rapid change on multiple levels.
The Internet of Things (IoT) and the underlying data centers technology will play a pivotal role in the formation of the “new normal."
The new Solstice® E-Cooling heat transfer agents from Honeywell cool data centers and other electronic applications with greater efficiency and reduced environmental impact.
Data center owner/operators can now get a comprehensive assessment of their facilities’ electrical system and backup capabilities.
The updated standard enables operators and designers to use the latest and most effective equipment and techniques to achieve energy efficiency in data centers, while avoiding potential reliability issues.
Does this lighting related technology have the capability to be the next step in the natural evolution of wireless internet technology indoors?
The Uptime Institute 9th Annual Global Survey found enterprise data centers run majority of all IT workloads, with the need for resilience across hybrid infrastructure seen as a major focus.
The largest Islamic bank in the world has been certified by Uptime Institute for its facilities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Modular data centers offer multiple benefits for organizations looking to add new data center space at a rate that addresses actual capacity increases.
The increasing sophistication of the edge is among the data center trends to watch in 2019 as identified by Vertiv experts from around the globe.
Water mist suppression uses less water than a traditional sprinkler system, minimizing damage to data centers in the event of a fire.
The results of this 8th annual survey examines how operators are handling challenges, including the business case and cost of hybrid IT approaches.
Located deep below a layer of shale, Cavern Technologies' colocation data center relies on Schneider Electric’s solution platform to serve clients.
Early forecasts from storm prediction analysts indicate 2018 will be above average for hurricane season. Here’s how to protect data centers from significant downtime.
The Hybrid Resiliency Assessment evaluates organizational infrastructure that spans traditional data centers, colocation facilities, and cloud environments.
Achieving efficiencies in data center management requires the distinction between power and energy.
Designed for roof-top or on-grade deployments, Ecoflair moves cooling from the data center floor to the facility exterior, freeing up white space for IT equipment.
Part of a 20-year revitalization plan at Langley Research Center in Hampton, VA, the new facility is named after "human computer" Katherine Johnson of "Hidden Figures" fame.
Uptime Institute has announced its TIER-Ready Program for equipment manufacturers, aimed at easing the planning process for data center facility managers.
The 96,129-square-foot purpose-built facility is the only data center in Houston to receive the designation.
Data center facilities implement Institute standards to mitigate risk and improve performance, and CNA has recognized the benefits.