Yearly Archives: 2012

19 Dec 2012

NJ Tech Council: Adaptation of DCIM Tools Rages On

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The first annual New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC) Data Center Summit was a real success. With upwards of 150 data center professionals attending, the first panel discussion focused upon Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Challenges & Opportunities. The first panel speaker, Peter Sacco, President of PTS Data Center Solutions, provided a solid overview of the more...

30 Nov 2012

Asset Performance Management for IT and Data Centers

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We are all likely using some tool to track IT assets. To that end, many use their asset management tool to manage the lifecycle of their IT and Data Center assets. However, most tools that provide lifecycle management of IT assets only look at the depreciation value of the asset or perhaps the cost to more...

19 Nov 2012

Preparing for the Next Disaster: Data Center Generator Deployment Considerations

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PTS Data Center Solutions considers generators as a key to data center reliability. Supplementing a battery-based uninterruptible power supply (UPS) with an emergency generator should be considered by all data center operators. The question has become increasing important as super storms such as Hurricane Sandy in the Northeast United States knocked out utility power stations more...

9 Nov 2012

NJ Technology Council – Data Center Summit

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PTS Data Center Solutions will be a conference sponsor for the 2012 New Jersey Technology Council Data Center Summit. Titled Working in the Clouds, the focus of the event is on the latest trends and innovative technologies driving the emergence of Next Generation Data Centers. There will be two panel discussions and PTS Data Center Solutions more...

19 Oct 2012

Is Your Disaster Recovery Approach a Disaster?

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Are You Optimizing Your Data Backup Along with Your Disaster Recovery? Are You Wondering if there is a Better Approach To Business Continuity? Are You Looking for a Low-cost Alternative to Traditional Backup & Disaster Recovery Approaches? PTS Data Center Solutions will be hosting a Lunch & Learn at the Chart House Restaurant in Weehawken, NJ. Please be our more...

3 Oct 2012

Is Modularity the Future of the Data Center?

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The idea of modular data center builds has been around for several years. One definition is the concept of modular design via the use of prefabricated, containerized POD solutions allowing data center operators to expand more rapidly than through traditional engineering design approaches. With PODs, best practices related to power, space, and cooling can be more...

27 Sep 2012

Energy efficiency Improvement Methods: PermaFrost NMR

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As a Data Center Design & Build company with a focus on energy efficiency services and energy efficient solutions, PTS Data Center Solutions is always looking for the next great technology that improves data center efficiency. We think we’ve found a solution worth considering to improve the performance of your cooling systems. Powertron Global™ offers more...

18 Sep 2012

Top Ten Reasons to Renovate Your Data Center

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Like your home, data centers hit a point of no return — when slapping some paint on the walls (or adding additional rack UPS or portable cooling systems (e.g. standing floor fans (you know who you are!)) just isn’t enough to mask inherent issues. When do you know it’s time to renovate your data center? I’m having more...

7 Sep 2012

Monitoring & Managing Virtual Servers

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No Limits Software has extended its Virtualized Server Support in the RaMP DCIM Solution through the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) Program. RaMP already provides support for both physical servers (including blade systems) and virtual servers, but by joining the VMware TAP program, No Limits Software will be able to provide additional support for extended more...

23 Aug 2012

The Importance of Data Center Site Cleaning

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Why Invest in Data Center Cleaning? Is It Really Critical to Professionally Clean My Mission Critical Facilities? Data Center Cleaning is NOT about the aesthetic appeal of a clean, dust-free environment. Rather, investing to maintain a clean data center is a vital service that can sustain the maximum operational life span of IT infrastructure equipment. more...