Category Archives: crac

4 Apr 2012

Data Center Management Gotchas

Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling, computer room design, crac, data center design, Data Center Trends, HVAC Design, pts data center solutions, server room design

As the complexity of IT infrastructure continues to increase in data centers, managers must look ahead to avoid unexpected downtime. A list of 10 common surprises for data center/IT managers was released by PTS supplier, Emerson Network Power, at AFCOM Data Center World Spring 2012. According to a Ponemon Institute study, an outage can cost more...

6 Apr 2007

Data Center Cooling: Approaches to Avoid

crac, data center cooling, data center design

Data center cooling problems can compromise availability and increase costs. The ideal data center cooling system requires an adaptable, highly-available, maintainable, manageable, and cost effective design. When working to design an effective data center cooling system, there are a number of commonly deployed data center cooling techniques that should not be implemented. They are: Reducing more...