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That is what you’ll gain with the Upsite Blog. We’ve been posting for several years now. One might think there is only so much to say about data center cooling and airflow management, but as a testament to our passion, and the ever changing landscape of data centers and computer rooms, we still have plenty left to talk about.
We hope you’ll find the content herein valuable and useful as you begin, or continue, your journey towards data center cooling optimization.
Q&A: Dell Talks HPC and Alternative Cooling Technologies
Onur Celebioglu, Senior Director of Engineering, HPC and Emerging Workloads at Dell Technologies, discusses the drivers of HPC growth, how this impacts the adoption of liquid cooling, and showcases some of his company’s technologies. What do you believe are the main...read more
[SlideShare] Strategies for Re-Using Data Center Heat Energy and Their Impact on PUE (Both Real and Perceived)
Last week, Upsite Senior Engineer and Company Science Officer, Lars Strong P.E., headlined an educational session at AFCOM’s Data Center World Global Conference in Austin, TX. The session, titled Strategies for Re-Using Data Center Heat Energy and Their Impact on PUE...read more
How HPC is Heading Down the Data Center Food Chain
High performance computing (HPC) used to only be for supercomputing centers, high-end analytics firms, and specialized oil and gas exploration applications. But the technology is democratizing. Recent advances in processing, cooling, and data center density have...read more
The Shifting Conversation on Managing Airflow Management: A Mini Case Study
Is managing airflow management redundant or superfluous or perhaps overly scrupulous? Nervously risking a loose biblical association, I would merely point out that …in the beginning … airflow management was a means for reducing data center equipment hot spots. The...read more
Immersion Cooling: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Immersion cooling is supposed to be the next big thing. It is being heralded by vendors as the next stage in the evolution of the data center, the only way to achieve ultra-high-density racks, and the best solution to bring high-performance computing (HPC) to a much...read more
Airflow Management Awareness Month
Our 7th annual Airflow Management Awareness Month live webinar series has concluded. Watch the webinars on-demand below!
Cooling Capacity Factor (CCF) Reveals Data Center Savings
Learn the importance of calculating your computer room’s CCF by downloading our free Cooling Capacity Factor white paper.