Transactions are part of company’s strategic repositioning
August 5, 2016
Emerson announced an agreement to sell Network Power to Platinum Equity and a group of co-investors. The transaction is valued at $4 billion. Emerson also announced it has agreed to sell its Leroy-Somer and Control Techniques business units to Nidec Corp. This transaction is valued at $1.2 billion.
Highly accurate predictive technology cuts air conditioner electricity use by 20%
July 14, 2016
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has announced the development of high-accuracy predictive technology for such metrics as temperature and humidity to enable energy-saving operation of air conditioning equipment in data centers.
New report is first comprehensive energy analysis of data centers in nearly 10 years
July 12, 2016
As the number of data centers continues to increase in the United States, the good news is that they are becoming much more energy efficient, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab).
The 13th book in ASHRAE’s Datacom Series, IT Equipment Design Impact on Data Center Solutions, is now available. The book was developed by ASHRAE’s Technical Committee 9.9, Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment.
Vertiv selected as name of new public company; Scott Barbour named president and CEO
April 12, 2016
Emerson today announced the filing of an initial Form 10 Registration Statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with its previously announced plan to spin off its Network Power business, which will be named Vertiv.
Use of intelligent building solutions and approaches across facility and IT systems is expected to increase
November 9, 2015
By coordinating investment in energy conservation measures, equipment upgrades, and the use of software and services, integrated data center energy management promises to deliver greater energy and operational efficiency improvements to facilities or campuses hosting data centers, says Navigant Research.
Contract covers maintenance of all critical power equipment and HVAC units
June 24, 2015
Quality Uptime Services announced it has been awarded a comprehensive managed maintenance agreement by Telx for all critical power and environmental equipment across Telx data centers nationwide. Quality Uptime will maintain all critical power equipment and provide managed maintenance services for all HVAC units.
A considerable increase in the number of new facilities is expected in the near future
June 10, 2015
The global data center precision air conditioning market is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of nearly 14 percent from 2015 to 2019, according to a new report published by Technavio.