Author Archives: Kevin Normandeau

About Kevin Normandeau

Kevin Normandeau, is a veteran of the technology publishing industry having worked at a variety of technology sites including PC World; AOL Computing; Network World; Geek.com and International Data Group (IDG). Kevin lives in Massachusetts with his wife and two sons. When he is not in front of the computer (which is most of the time) he likes to get out to ski, hike and mountain bike.

Data Center Monitoring Key to Cost Savings

This white paper from Aperture explores how real-time access to key data center metrics can help effectively plan and manage capacity, right-size the data center to meet business demands, improve operational efficiency and prevent outages. Read More

Align Your Data Center and Business Goals

This case study shows how leading Fortune 1000 companies including Elsevier, Fujitsu, JPMorgan Chase and the National Institutes of Health rely on Aperture VISTA solutions to help them optimize data center operations, deliver better services at lower cost and reduce risk. Read More

No Harmony in Harmonics

Harmonic currents can cause distortion in your electrical system. This white paper examines common causes of problematic harmonics, along with implications and resolutions for data center operators. Read More

Phase Change Cooling for Service Providers

This white paper examines an approach to data center cooling known as “phase change” or “two-phase” low-pressure pumped refrigerant cooling. It details the advantages of this approach over traditional computer room air conditioning (CRAC) methods, and it identifies the specific benefits — from lower OPEX and reduced energy requirements to optimized utilization of data center space — that service providers can realize. Read More