Tag: Energy Efficiency

Four major mistakes in data center cooling by Wendy Schuchart

You want to see a data center professional get hot under the collar? Suggest that maybe his data center cooling isn’t all that great. Data center professionals view data center cooling as both a point of pride and frustration – they are each very aware that it’s a constant struggle and even the slightest tweak can make a huge difference – both in saving the planet and saving money for the organization.

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Facebook’s Wedge: A novel approach to Top-of-Rack switches

The most recent device placed under the proverbial microscope is the Top-of-Rack (TOR) switch, which is an important component in current data – center design. The diagram in Figure A shows how using a TOR switch simplifies cabling to the rack.

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A ScaleMatrix Case Study – Power Management, Uptime and Cloud

Let’s look at the modern data center. At the core, it sits as the foundation for all key technologies impacting the current organization. As more users, applications and workloads connect into the data center platform, there will be even greater demands around resource utilization.

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