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CRAC leak takes Canadian university offlineSubscription

31 Jul 2015 By

Trouble with air conditioning activates data center’s fire suppression systems

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H5 Data Centers upgrades to new Eaton kitSubscription

21 Jul 2015 By

Eaton Power Xpert 9395 UPS, busways and switchgear installed in Denver

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Brand Rex launches fiber management software, and new cablingSubscription

16 Jul 2015 By

Asset-tracking software should satisfy both IT and facilities people

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Amazon adds 208MW wind farm in North Carolina Subscription

14 Jul 2015 By David Chernicoff

Current and future Amazon data centers get more renewable energy

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Iceotope and Mellanox present first ever liquid-cooled switchesSubscription

14 Jul 2015 By

New supercomputing hardware announced for Petagen cooling system

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Power

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CenturyLink grows worldwide footprint in first half of 2015Subscription

23 Jul 2015 By David Chernicoff

Expansion of existing data centers and partnerships with Asia Pacific providers drive growth

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Toshiba rocked by accounting scandalSubscription

22 Jul 2015 By

Eight executives resign, as the company admits to massaging its numbers

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Uptime's bid to stamp on Tier abuse could backfireSubscription

21 Jul 2015 By

Uptime Institute admits problems with multi-level certification, and its critics have a field day

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H5 Data Centers upgrades to new Eaton kitSubscription

21 Jul 2015 By

Eaton Power Xpert 9395 UPS, busways and switchgear installed in Denver

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DuPont Fabros opens second data center in ChicagoSubscription

20 Jul 2015 By

The first phase can support 7.1 megawatts of critical load

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Cooling

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Aquila details new liquid cooled platform at DCD San FranciscoSubscription

31 Jul 2015 By David Chernicoff

Custom water cooled racks focused on HPC and high-density computing

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CRAC leak takes Canadian university offlineSubscription

31 Jul 2015 By

Trouble with air conditioning activates data center’s fire suppression systems

A Toshiba T9769A integrated circuit

Toshiba rocked by accounting scandalSubscription

22 Jul 2015 By

Eight executives resign, as the company admits to massaging its numbers

peter judge blog

Uptime's bid to stamp on Tier abuse could backfireSubscription

21 Jul 2015 By

Uptime Institute admits problems with multi-level certification, and its critics have a field day

data center chillers

DuPont Fabros opens second data center in ChicagoSubscription

20 Jul 2015 By

The first phase can support 7.1 megawatts of critical load

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Cabling

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Minimize the risks of working in a data centerSubscription

23 Jul 2015 By

Data centers are safe places to work - let’s keep it that way

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Watts up? Subscription

17 Jul 2015 By Wendy Schuchart

Rack power densities aren’t going up the way they were supposed to

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Brand Rex launches fiber management software, and new cablingSubscription

16 Jul 2015 By

Asset-tracking software should satisfy both IT and facilities people

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Uptime stamps on abuse of 'Design' certificationSubscription

10 Jul 2015 By

Reliability site will no longer list US service provider sites for their paper specifications  

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Steel Orca brings first customers into former pharm labSubscription

10 Jul 2015 By David Chernicoff

We visit the science facility that now has a power laboratory, disaster recovery site and data center

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Modular

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Vert promises multi-story modular buildsSubscription

14 Jul 2015 By

Canadian firm suggests building upwards in built-up areas

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Emcor and Karis cooperate on data center kitSubscription

9 Jul 2015 By

Two American infrastructure vendors unite their forces

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The containers that went to warSubscription

6 Jul 2015 By Nick Booth

Building data centers that can be parachuted into a war zone has some wider benefits

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White Space 8: Remakes and RebootsVideoSubscription

28 Jun 2015 By

Data center projects in old industrial buildings… and the origins of Ant-Man?

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Cannon launches indestructible Globe Trotter moduleSubscription

24 Jun 2015 By Nick Booth

Travels anywhere in the world, withstands earthquakes

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Racks

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Cole Crawford: building data centers on the edgeVideoSubscription

23 Jul 2015 By

Server farms shouldn’t be shaped by real estate, says founder and CEO of Vapor IO

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Minimize the risks of working in a data centerSubscription

23 Jul 2015 By

Data centers are safe places to work - let’s keep it that way

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Brand Rex launches fiber management software, and new cablingSubscription

16 Jul 2015 By

Asset-tracking software should satisfy both IT and facilities people

peter judge blog

Open Compute faces validation requestsSubscription

14 Jul 2015 By

Web giants don’t need fully-validated Open Compute products. But if other people want them, why can’t they have them?

exterior

Steel Orca brings first customers into former pharm labSubscription

10 Jul 2015 By David Chernicoff

We visit the science facility that now has a power laboratory, disaster recovery site and data center

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Fire Prevention

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CRAC leak takes Canadian university offlineSubscription

31 Jul 2015 By

Trouble with air conditioning activates data center’s fire suppression systems

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Minimize the risks of working in a data centerSubscription

23 Jul 2015 By

Data centers are safe places to work - let’s keep it that way

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White Space 10: Let them eat cakeVideoSubscription

13 Jul 2015 By

We talk news while looking at the products of a bake sale

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Fire takes Colt's Milan data center down for hoursSubscription

9 Jul 2015 By

Company claims uunspecified “power outages” but images show smoke

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Fire at BT Belfast causes internet disruptionSubscription

25 Jun 2015

Data center blaze is put out quickly, but causes trouble for a day

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Webinars

  • Power Optimization – Can Your Business Survive an Unplanned Outage? (APAC)

    Wed, 26 Aug 2015 05:00:00

    Most outages are accidental; by adopting an intelligent power chain, you can help mitigate them and reduce your mean-time to repair. Join Anixter and DatacenterDynamics for a webinar on the five best practices and measurement techniques to help you obtain the performance data you need to optimize your power chain. Register today!

  • Power Optimization – Can Your Business Survive an Unplanned Outage? (Americas)

    Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:00:00

    Most outages are accidental; by adopting an intelligent power chain, you can help mitigate them and reduce your mean-time to repair. Join Anixter and DatacenterDynamics for a webinar on the five best practices and measurement techniques to help you obtain the performance data you need to optimize your power chain. Register today!

  • Power Optimization – Can Your Business Survive an Unplanned Outage? (EMEA)

    Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:00:00

    Most outages are accidental; by adopting an intelligent power chain, you can help mitigate them and reduce your mean-time to repair. Join Anixter and DatacenterDynamics for a webinar on the five best practices and measurement techniques to help you obtain the performance data you need to optimize your power chain. Register today!

  • 5 Reasons Why DCIM Has Failed

    Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:00:00

    Historically, DCIM systems have over-promised and under-delivered. Vendors have supplied complex and costly solutions which fail to address real business drivers and goals. Yet the rewards can be vast and go well beyond better-informed decision-making, to facilitate continuous improvement and cost savings across the infrastructure. How can vendors, customers and the industry as a whole take a better approach? Find out on our webinar on Wednesday 15 July.

  • Is Your Data Center Network Adapting To Constant Change? (APAC)

    Wed, 24 Jun 2015 05:00:00

    Over the next three years, global IP data center traffic is forecast to grow 23 percent—and 75 percent of that growth is expected to be internal*. In a constantly changing environment and as planners seek to control costs by maximizing floor space, choosing the right cabling architectures is now critical. Is your structured cabling system ready to meet the challenge? Join Anixter's Technical Services Director, Andrew Flint and DatacenterDynamics CTO Stephen Worn and Jonathan Jew, Editor ASI as they discuss how to: •Create network stability and flexibility •Future-ready cabling topology •Make the right media selection •Anticipate and plan for density demands Essential viewing for data center planners and operators everywhere – Register Now! Please note that these presentations will only be delivered in English. 1.EMEA: Tuesday 23 June, 3 p.m BST 2.Americas: Tuesday 23 June, 1 p.m CST 3.APAC: Wednesday 24 June, 1 p.m SGT APAC customers – please note the equivalent country times: India: 10:30am; Indonesia, Thailand: 12 noon; Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong: 1pm; Australia (Sydney): 3pm ; New Zealand: 5pm.

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