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Data Center Colos Respond to Need for Flexibility and Speed to Market

Data Center Colos Respond to Need for Flexibility and Speed to Market

This piece was originally published in the January 2017 issue of electroindustry. Anand Krishna, Vice President for Business Development, PDI Mingbo Zhao, PhD, Vice President of Engineering, PDI Vlad Gulkarov, Director of Engineering, PDI Dave Mulholland, Vice President of Service, PDI As data center power distribution equipment evolves to address the changing needs of data centers, it is growing and becoming more competitive. Underlying drivers such as the Internet of Things, cloud-based Read more […]

Sizing Up Data Centers

Sizing Up Data Centers

This piece was originally published in the July 2016 issue of electroindustry. Madeleine Bugel, Program Manager, Lighting Systems and International Business, NEMA While there are a several factors that determine a good location for a data center, the one that most people think of first is space; data centers need lots of space to store all the equipment that makes data storage possible, from the servers themselves to the cables, batteries, and generators. Data centers are all about redundancy, Read more […]

Protecting the Data Center Is Cool

Protecting the Data Center Is Cool

This piece was originally published in the July 2016 issue of electroindustry. Peter A. Panfil, Vice President of Global Power, Emerson Network Power Once, availability was the singular concern of data center operators. Today, data centers must deliver availability with efficiency, improved productivity, and enhanced scalability. The infrastructure that supports the complex network of servers, storage, and networking equipment in the data center is key to achieving this deliverable. Best-in-class Read more […]