Industry Perspectives

Setting Standards: DC Measurement & Reporting

DAVID SCHIRMACHER<br>FieldView SolutionsDAVID SCHIRMACHER
FieldView Solutions

By agreeing on a common set of industry standards and guidelines, companies can more accurately monitor and measure the energy performance of their data center operations. Better measurement standards are the only way to create a baseline of consumption and effectively set targets for future use. Read More

Two Paths for Data Center Location

LARRY BENTLEY<br>Verizon BusinessLARRY BENTLEY
Verizon Business

When selecting a site for a data center, enterprises are faced with two categories – locations of corporate convenience or more remote locations where resources are cheap and plentiful, the local climate is friendly or increased security is provided. Read More

Cloud Lessons & LeMans Racing

BOB DEUTSCHE<br>IntelBOB DEUTSCHE
Intel

Migration to cloud infrastructure and motor car racing have some interesting parallels. As Henry Ford II found out in 1964, just pulling together a team (solutions framework) with the right skills and components doesn’t mean your plan is fool-proof. Factors outside the framework can still ruin your plans. Read More

Measuring Available Redundant Capacity

JAY HARTLEY<br>ModiusJAY HARTLEY
Modius

Available Redundant Capacity is the term used in power planning that customers may not know, but they do ask for it daily. What they ask is, “Where can I safely add new IT equipment without overloading and potentially bringing down my facility?” Calculating ARC is the answer. Read More

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