Posted By Rich Miller On September 28, 2009 @ 1:52 pm In Uncategorized | 1 Comment
Whether using free cooling or chillers, chilled air needs to find an efficient path to the servers to do its job. Separating cool supply air and warm exhaust air is a key data center efficiency strategy. This photo shows the interior of Microsoft’s Dublin data center, including server pods featuring a hot aisle containment system using a fixed structure, with the cabinets housed in a fitted opening in the side. The hot aisle enclosure has a entrance (green end door) for admin access.
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URLs in this post:
 Image: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/server-pod.jpg
 Diagram of Free Cooling System (Air Economization): http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/dublin-data-center-free-cooling-diagram/
 Inside Microsoft’s Dublin Mega Data Center: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/inside-microsofts-dublin-mega-data-center/
 Rooftop Air Handlers: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/dublin-data-center-rooftop-air-handlers/
 Server Pods and Hot-Aisle Containment: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/microsofts-dublin-data-center-server-pods/
 Backup Generator Room : http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/dublin-data-center-generators/
 Plenty of Room to Grow: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/microsofts-dublin-data-center-room-to-grow/
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