Vertiv’s VRC-S can rapidly convert an unconditioned edge location into a micro data center. With so many people across the United States working and learning from home, we’re seeing an unprecedented demand for computing and communications at the edge. Vertiv is addressing this need with its VRC-S Micro Data Center – an integrated solution that…

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*This article originally appeared in Mission Critical Magazine as Part Three of our four-part series on Containment Best Practices. Click here to read more.  Room level airflow management is fraught with misconceptions and half-truths, making it the least understood aspect of airflow management. Ironically, it’s the most important. While it’s fairly well understood that the…

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*This article originally appeared in Mission Critical Magazine as Part Two of our four-part series on Containment Best Practices. Click here to read more.  To put it simply, row-level airflow management refers to improving cold aisle and hot aisle separation. It’s typically done once you’ve made improvements at the rack level (e.g. blanking panels) and…

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data center rack airflow management

*This article originally appeared in Mission Critical Magazine as Part One of our four-part series on Containment Best Practices. Click here to read more.  In a reality where cabinet densities are rising — with recent research stating upwards of 10 kW per rack, on average — increasing energy efficiency and keeping operating costs down in…

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Power Distribution Units for Data Centers

A PDU (Power Distribution Unit) controls and distributes power to computers, servers and networking devices within an IT environment. Almost every equipment rack used to store compute, storage or network equipment requires a rack mounted PDU to distribute power. But, if you’re new to the industry or are unfamiliar with electrical power distribution systems, selecting…

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CEG PDU for data center

Greater Reliability, Advanced Functionality and an Overall Higher Standard for Rack PDUs in Mission Critical Facilities Upsite Technologies is raising the standard of rack power distribution with the introduction of PowerLok®.  With automated soldering from line input to each receptacle, PowerLok eliminates all mechanical connections. This unique improvement makes it 270% less likely to fail…

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Power Distribution Units for Data Centers

What is a PDU and what Kind do I Need? A Power Distribution Unit (PDU) is a device meant for controlling electrical power in a data center. PDUs can manage and control energy consumption in everything from small IT environments to a large, critical infrastructure. A PDU can help eliminate downtime, increase efficiency, and monitor…

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Join CEG and Upsite on May 28 to discuss data center containment best practices that don’t bust your budget Date: Thursday, May 28, 2020 Time: 11:00am EDT / 8:00am PDT The Room level is the most important aspect of data center airflow management, yet it’s usually the least understood. Better defined as cooling optimization, Room…

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Schneider Electric’s Liquid-cooled Solution is Ideal for Big Data, AI, Machine Learning With high compute demands (big data analytics, artificial intelligence, machine-learning algorithm training development) comes more energy usage and new cooling challenges. Schneider Electric is addressing those issues with the creation of the industry’s first commercially available integrated rack with chassis-based, immersive liquid cooling.…

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