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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.
In this guest blog, EkkoSense’s co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Stu Redshaw discusses some of the challenges data center operators have been facing in Europe particularly – and considers how this places an increased focus on optimization for the coming...read more
If you think a discussion about some number of airflow management considerations in building a new data center is going to ring up the normal litany of plugging holes with filler panels and floor grommets, separating hot aisles from cold aisles, minimizing or...read more
Opinions below have been contributed by Bill Kleyman (Switch), Bob Bolz (Aquila, Inc.), Ian Seaton (Independent Consultant, formerly CPI), Lars Strong (Upsite Technologies), and Mark Acton (Independent Consultant/EkkoSense). Introduction and closing remarks written by...read more
You can never hear too much about ASHRAE’s thermal guidelines, right? (That’s rhetorical.) As we all well know, these famed set of guidelines have been a topic of much discussion, not only here on this blog, but throughout the industry in a collective effort to...read more
In almost every industry, the ability to collect, store and process data is becoming central to business success. Retail is no exception.Big shifts in consumer habits and new technology — online shopping platforms, big data analytics and even IoT-powered cashierless...read more
Airflow Management Awareness Month 2019
Did you miss this year’s live webinars? Watch them on-demand now!
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.