Demand for Cloud-based Storage and Colocation Services Contribute to Growth
February 2, 2015
According to research, temperature controls and air conditioning at data center sites together consume about 50 percent of the overall power in a data center. The need to optimize overall infrastructure budgets is driving the need for efficient data center cooling.
The Demand for Data Processing Power and Information Storage Is a Major Driver
December 26, 2014
The global data center cooling solutions market is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.2 percent over the period of 2014-2019, according to a report from Research and Markets.
A supercomputer created by Hewlett-Packard (HP) and the U.S Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) that uses warm water to cool its servers, and then re-uses that water to heat its building, has been honored as one of the top technological innovations of the year by R&D Magazine.
Allows Data Center Owners to Simulate Actual Operating Conditions Prior to Installing Servers
December 18, 2014
McKinstry, a design-build-operate-and-maintain firm, and Sabey Data Centers, a leading owner, developer, and operator of data center properties, have partnered to develop a product called the Mobile Commissioning Assistant for data center owners, allowing them to simulate actual operating conditions prior to installing servers.
Survey Says Owners and Operators Feel Need to Consider Renewables to Manage Future Energy Needs
December 11, 2014
Renewable energy is among the top emerging technologies being considered by data center owners to help address power and cooling costs, according to a Mortenson survey of corporate data center executives, data center developers and operators, and information technology providers.
STULZ Air Technology Systems announced the completion of the first phase of its planned expansion to its existing U.S. production facilities in Frederick, Maryland. STULZ manufactures cooling solutions for mission critical applications and data centers.
Improved Energy Efficiency Could Save Over $3 Billion Annually
September 29, 2014
Much of the massive amounts of electricity that America’s data centers use to support our business and online activity is being wasted running computer servers doing little or no work most of the time, according to a report released in August by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).
Company’s Optimization Solutions Are Uniquely Suited to the Needs of the Data Center Environment
September 5, 2014
Optimum Energy, a provider of data-driven HVAC energy optimization for enterprise facilities, announced it has been named as one of five “Cool Vendors in Data Center Infrastructure Management, Power and Cooling, 2014” in a report by Gartner1 Inc., a leading information technology research and advisory company.