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Data Center Power Source Options

More data center owners and operators are paying attention to energy efficiency than in the past.  However, many have made ...
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UPS considerations

The UPS depends greatly on what protection your enterprise needs for given applications.  The UPS configuration may already be set, ...
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PDU Considerations

To begin, power distribution units are devices fitted with many outlets to distribute power to servers, storage devices, and network ...
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Custom Servers & Storage

There are more product lines than ever, but having the in-house expertise to ensure your needs is crucial to ensuring ...
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5G and the New Data Centers to Support

The term data centers has had broad meaning in the past depending on who you ask for a definition.  With ...
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Emerging Water Technology Symposium

www.ewts.org The emerging water technology symposium meets biennially with industry experts discussing the many water-related industries via presentations and panel ...
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Leak Detection

No, piping systems are not designed to leak.  There is no intention for having planned failures at any point along ...
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Data Center Space Planning

Your efforts on planning space utilization should come from the start of the project.  Many IT planners might have something ...
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Uneasy Shift of Constructing Toward Sustainability

In a lot of cases green building articles are preaching similar stories to those already involved or ‘converted’ to reduce ...
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Sustainability: An Ethical Decision

Company growth and transformation plans happen every year, with the goal to focus, guide, and direct the business for the ...
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Five 2022 Trends in BackEnd Development

The year 2021 is ending, it was a very strange year, due to the complexities and situations that the coronavirus ...
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The 10 Most Popular Databases

Databases are very important technologies in the world of Software Development and for Programmers and Developers it is important to ...
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5 Trends that will occur in FrontEnd Development by 2022

The interfaces are perhaps the most important part of the applications, it is the final product which will be seen ...
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5 Trends that will occur in Mobile Development by 2022

Today there are thousands of mobile applications in popular application stores such as Play Store (Android) and App Store (iOS). ...
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The 5 Most Popular Queries on Stack Overflow

We are almost a month away from the end of the year 2021 and we have a new Post about ...
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5 Repositories That Were Trending on GitHub

Hi Crack! From Programming, we are almost at the end of the year 2021 and things on the popular GitHub ...
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Share entire folders without the other side having to install anything.

Folders can be shared without the person we are sharing with having to install any software to access them. Dataprius ...
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Cloud interoperability End of traditional software in the company

The end of traditional software is now, not in the future. A determining factor for the end of traditional software ...
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Dataprius available on the Microsoft Store

We announce that Dataprius is now available from the Microsoft Store. From the download website you can now go to ...
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Dataprius 8.0 update improvements and changes.

Dataprius releases update to version 8.0. Most of the improvements in this version correspond to the graphical environment. The management ...
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Dataprius recognized as one of the 64 most innovative companies.

[ad_1] Datamagazine has recently recognized Dataprius as one of the 64 most innovative companies in Spain. https://datamagazine.co.uk/64-most-innovative-business-intelligence-startups-companies-spain What are the ...
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Artificial Intelligence is neither magic nor good for everything

Artificial Intelligence has become what everyone talks about and nobody understands. Many of us are NOT comfortable with the use ...
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Is Microsoft 365 suitable for sharing documents with students?

[ad_1] In the search for tools that allow information and data to be shared with students, a University may be ...
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The advantages of working with servers in the cloud

[ad_1] Businesses can reap huge benefits from working with servers in the cloud. However, despite the many advantages, they are ...
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Map network drives in the cloud

[ad_1] A network drive mapped and accessible from any computer without depending on VPN or being on the same local ...
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Accelerating the digital transformation of NGOs

Various non-profit organizations, educational and governmental entities they work on large amounts of data. Whether they are from their programs, ...
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A duo to protect your data

The impact of the cloud technology from the remote or managed administration of data centers to ensuring the availability of ...
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Sprinkler system inspection, maintenance and testing from afar

Even prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, a surprising 20% of sprinkler system failures resulted from deficient inspection, testing, and maintenance. ...
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Data Center Heat Reuse Revisited 2021

Data center heat reuseThere are many companies and engineering designers that realize the dramatic energy savings of reusing the waste ...
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Liquid cooling update

One of the best ways to keep a data center cool is likely not a surprise any longer. Although the ...
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Building to the sky: Structure & Utilities

Typical data centers need stout structural support to ensure that the heavy equipment inside will be able to be supported ...
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Cloud Security

Every day more organizations, public, educational and private institutions include the public cloud, as part of their technological infrastructure, convinced ...
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Red.ES Digital Kit: Acceleration Program for SMEs

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Digital Transformation, through Red.es, an entity dependent on the Secretary of State for Digitalization ...
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The Most Popular Programming Languages ​​

We are almost in the last month of the year 2021 and in the world of software development there are ...
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Benefits of cloud computing in the public sector

Migration of services to the cloud brings competitive advantages on which the private sector is already capitalizing. However, the adoption ...
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4 advantages of migrating your ecommerce to the cloud

Cloud computing has transformed the way things work on the internet.  It has also positively impacted online businesses, helping them ...
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WhatsApp to increase the accessibility of user Contact Centers

Virtual contact centers have the potential to greatly influence the market.  Thanks to user native integration artificial intelligence and machine ...
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Expansions in Spain

A new region for tech giants is opening up - in Spain.  Each is planned to be available ahead of ...
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Data Centers in the Time of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We’ve reached an interesting juncture in our history, where freely mingling comes with awareness of a higher risk of catching ...
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Web Conferencing & Virtual Meetings

Perhaps you are working from home today as well as the next couple of weeks.  The risk of meeting in ...
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Generators and Fuel Sources

Most generators supporting data centers tend to use diesel as the fuel source, as the fuel can be stored on ...
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Modernizing a Data Center for 2020

A path to modernize the infrastructure of a data center facility As 2020 begins, we have likely noticed that the ...
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Security & HVAC

We are about to begin a new decade and in so consultants will be more responsible for designing the controls ...
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ASHRAE 90.4 Update

In most jurisdictions ASHRAE 90.1 is used as the building energy standard to be followed as part of their building ...
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Early Warning Signs of Power Equipment Trouble

There are quite a lot of components that go into a data center, with their operations expected to be reliable ...
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NFPA 855 & Energy Storage

The rise of battery storage systems has increased significantly as solar photovoltaic and other systems seek a way to capture ...
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Metal Roofing for Improved Efficiency

Every year there are millions of square feet of data center space constructed but also millions of square feet that ...
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Air Energy Recovery

Data center managers are always on the lookout for a means to reduce the heat that their facilities generate to ...
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15 Questions to Ask Your Designer

What does the designer see as the important issues or considerations of the project?What are the associated challenges?How will the ...
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DC Power Revisited

DC power has been proposed for use since Edison debated with Tesla about which should be used.  Ultimately AC has ...
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Shades of Gray

Today there are water issues throughout the world, which also affects data centers.  Ten states in the U.S. are in ...
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Artificial Intelligence in Data Centers

First, how do we define AI?  In commercial buildings AI is often thought of as applying analytic engines on gathered ...
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Learning the Trade

There is a lot of information to learn in the world and every day the data center industry seems to ...
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Cryptocurrency and the Data Center

As blockchain and cryptomining were starting, people were attempting to do the same in their garages and other ad-hoc locations ...
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Balancing Density & Size

Data centers have become larger, more dense, and taller over the last decade. This growth is fueled by the expansion ...
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Densification: Power & Cooling

Another option that continues to grow year-over-year is not going up or out at all, but solving the need for ...
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Land: A Shrinking Resource?

The amount of land available to us is finite and we need to carefully manage how the land is deployed ...
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Waste Heat Reuse

Servers have a wide range of energy use, depending on traditional use or specialized for applications, with a typical server using around 350 watts of power.  ...
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Smart Data Centers

As we collect more and more data about everything around us, smarter cities and facilities are developing to operate in ...
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Energy Codes & Standards

In the United States there are two main documents that pertain to energy.  The main one is the model code ...
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Location by Incentives

A lot of people wonder why data centers aren’t built only at the arctic and antarctic circles to take advantage ...
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Take Advantage of DCIM

Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) tools have had a number of approaches to save data center managers time, money and ...
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Water Issues of the Southwest USA

It seems that there are reports about the dire water conditions of the Southwest United States at least once a ...
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Purge those Unused Servers

In many data centers the motto is to leave servers where they are until the owner or manager of it ...
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Liquid Cooling Definitions

The majority of the industry understands that liquids are used in some or most of the cooling process for most ...
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Digital Growth of the Health-Care Industry

Despite some of the recent scares with security, the health-care industry is having a data explosion that is continuing to ...
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Environments to be Monitored

Monitoring a data center is an important part of managing how it operates and making decisions for the future.  Knowing ...
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Choosing a Contractor

There are many clients who are now taking on projects small and large and getting the right contractor can lead ...
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Better Modeling, Better Results

Modeling your data center using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) can help get a better picture of the data center performance, ...
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Lights Out

Lighting in the data center has been a target in data centers for a while, as they can have upwards ...
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Adding Cooling

There are a number of ways to effectively and efficiently cool a data center.  Below are some considerations when looking ...
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3+ Billion Users, 30+ Billion Connected Devices

Sometime in the next year the world will have about 3 billion users of the internet.  This expansion will continue ...
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Software Defined Data Center

Sometime in the next year the world will have about 3 billion users of the internet.  This expansion will continue ...
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Tin Whiskers

Tin whiskers form when tin plating on component leads is under pressure.  The tin squeezes out to form filaments as ...
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Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Tools

DCIM: What used to be a much simpler subject a few years ago has blossomed into a fast-developing part of ...
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CRAC vs. CRAH

I had this come up recently… what is a CRAC (pronounced ‘crack’)?  What is different from it than a CRAH ...
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What do we want from CFD?

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis of data centers has been going on for some time, but how does it help ...
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Cooling Tower Water Storage

When operating your data center, often there are backup measures to keep things running during a power outage.  Generators may ...
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Energy Management Systems

Have you heard the phrase ‘you can’t manage what you can’t measure?’ This is true for your data center, and ...
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Warmer Chilled Water on Existing Systems

So we are looking to save energy, and one of those ways is increasing the chilled water temperature.  But how ...
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Glycol & your system

Using glycol for your chilled water system will have dramatic effects and understanding how painful it can be to your ...
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Seismic Ratings

When do you need to have seismic rated equipment?  Should you have all equipment rated for an earthquake or just ...
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What’s Your Battery Room Spill Plan?

When is the last time you thought about the plumbing in your data center?  Likely, it is not often, but ...
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Water Mist or Gaseous Suppression?

For data center fire suppression, this can be a tricky issue.  Which is more dangerous?  Which might hurt my IT ...
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Business law and the regulatory environment

Over the years I have learned a lot about business and the messaging components.  I have learned that there is ...
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Ice Storage Systems?

The ASHRAE technical committee Datacom book series makes mention of ice storage for consideration.  While ice storage is useful if ...
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Rack & Cabinet Airflow Considerations

What should you be looking for in a rack or cabinet in your data center?  Focusing on the important features ...
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Self-driving data centers

As we delve deep into another year there are no shortage of summaries over the last year and predictions for ...
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Longevity of Geothermal

On rare occasion I run across a system that, although smaller in size, supports a mission critical facility and supporting ...
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Investing in Fuel Cells

Fuel cells have been providing energy to the data center industry for over a decade, with many performing far beyond ...
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Overcoming Challenges with Onsite Renewable Energy Use

Renewable energy and onsite power generation has taken significant strides in use and availability but there are still challenges in ...
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To Raise a Floor or Stay a Slab?

The debate about whether a raised floor is designed and installed for a data center has gone on for years, ...
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ASHRAE 2012 Winter Meeting Notes

I thought I’d provide a few highlights from what I learned and heard at the ASHRAE 2012 Winter meeting in ...
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