Data Center Design

Optimizing Airflow Can Extend Data Center Life

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As more systems find their home within the data center – optimizing the environment, and therefore, performance – becomes crucial. Learn how optimum airflow management through effective containment can help create a longer life for your data center. Read More

Closer Look: Inside A BladeRoom

A corridor inside a BladeRoom data center (Photo: BladeRoom)

The BladeRoom design focuses on flexibility and the ability to bring together “building block” components into a finished data center. For those who are new to the company, check out our photo feature for a visual tour of the BladeRoom design. Read More

A Closer Look at eBay’s Bloom-Powered Data Center

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Last week eBay went live with a new data center power design that abandons diesel generators and UPS units in favor of Bloom Energy fuel cells powered by natural gas. In this video, eBay’s Dean Nelson and Bloom’s Peter Gross provide an overview of the new facility design. Read More

eBay Goes Live With its Bloom-Powered Data Center

An array of Bloom Energy Server fuel cells running on natural gas are provifing the primary power for the new eBay data center in Utah. (Photo: eBay)

eBay has debuted a new data center power design that abandons diesel generators and UPS units in favor of Bloom Energy fuel cells powered by natural gas. Executives from eBay and Bloom say the facility in South Jordan, Utah sets a radical new course for the data center industry. Read More

Learn How to Extend the Life of Your Data Center

Data Center Knowledge readers in July enjoyed our stories that included numbers - the number of servers at Microsoft and investment numbers from Google.

Planning an extension to the life of a data center that appears to be out of cooling and power is not merely a matter of eliminating hot spots and recapturing stranded capacity to supply a static environment. Learn how to effectively extend the life of your data center with intelligent containment in this white paper from Chatsworth Products. Read More

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