Video: Microsoft’s Generation 4 Data Centers

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Microsoft has published a video outlining key concepts for its Generation 4 Modular Data Center , which it unveiled earlier today. Here’s a look at the details of the new design, which relies on data center containers, modular pre-fabriacted electrical and mechanical infrastructure, and no chillers.


<a href="http://video.msn.com/video.aspx?vid=b4d189d3-19bd-42b3-85d7-6ca46d97fe40" target="_new" title="Microsoft Generation 4.0 Data Center Vision" class="broken_link">Video: Microsoft Generation 4.0 Data Center Vision</a>

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Rich Miller is the founder and editor at large of Data Center Knowledge, and has been reporting on the data center sector since 2000. He has tracked the growing impact of high-density computing on the power and cooling of data centers, and the resulting push for improved energy efficiency in these facilities.

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  1. Nice video. Smart vision. Though I broadened my view in recent years I am still a big Mircrosoft fan and especially I admire their ability to produce great ideas and visions. Roland