Here are ten revolutionaries, changing the way mechanical and electrical technology supports the data center
While software may be taking control over the upper layers of the data center, behind all of it lies a vast network of hardware, and for this feature we profile some of the leaders behind the innovation in power and cooling vital to the future of the industry.
In the following pages we list ten of the people that are leading in this area of data center hardware, with a short fact-file on each. This is by no means a comprehensive list but it does include many of the players we think are making a difference.
In alphabetical order:
- Yuval Bachar, LinkedIn
- Bob Bolz, Aquila
- Andrew Cencini, OpenDCRE
- Ben Cutler, Microsoft
- Jonathan Heiliger, Open Compute
- Phil Hughes, Clustered Systems
- Arnold Magcale, Nautilus
- Chris Malone, Google
- Shankar Ramamurthy, Virtual Power Solutions
- Kushagra Vaid, Microsoft
This article appeared in the September issue of DatacenterDynamics magazine.