Category Archives: best practices

20 Mar 2019

Top 6 Ways Audio/Visual (A/V) Can Improve Your Business

A/V, best practices, workplace technologies

Top 6 Ways Audio/Visual (A/V) Can Improve Your Business

Audio/Visual technologies are dramatically improving the modern workplace. While traditional offices are changing rapidly, with open plan environments, huddle rooms, and mobile/remote working, these challenges must be met with technology in order for these spaces to continue to work effectively. This is especially true when connecting people in different geographies. The way we work has more...

14 Mar 2019

Top Advantages of Upgrading to PoE LED Lights for Your Commercial Spaces

best practices, data center maintenance, IT Infrastructure

Top Advantages of Upgrading to PoE LED Lights for Your Commercial Spaces

Power over Ethernet (PoE)-based LED lighting has been available for several years. Due to the recent (2018) release of the IEEE Approved Draft Standard for Power-over-Ethernet, the LED lighting industry has started devoting attention to this technology. The new standard includes significant enhancements for LED lighting systems. The main improvement is the specification for up more...

27 Feb 2019

Top 10 Ways to Keep your Data Center Support Infrastructure Up and Running

best practices, data center maintenance, IT Infrastructure

Top 10 Ways to Keep your Data Center Support Infrastructure Up and Running

When data center construction is complete, data center operations & maintenance begins. These services may include comprehensive operational management and regular scheduled maintenance for all facility supporting infrastructure and assets, or just preventive maintenance for specific assets in the data center. The aim is to provide continuous operations for network services, so it is imperative that your data more...

29 Oct 2007

Server Cabinet Organization Tips

best practices, Server Cabinet Organization

Just in time for Halloween, check out this classic server room cabling nightmare at Tech Republic. Scary stuff. Good data center design is a combination of high-level conceptual thinking and strategic planning, plus close attention to detail. Obviously, things like the cooling system and support infrastructure are critical to maintaining an always-available data center, but more...