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Best Practices for Power Equipment Startup

In order for the electrical power distribution systems within data centers and related facilities to operate properly as designed and intended, it is extremely important that care be given to the commissioning and startup of the electrical equipment via effective and reliable methods. This paper describes the need for a systematized program for new power equipment startup and the best practices and pitfalls that exist with regards to power equipment startup. This paper will also provide an overview of important items and issues that should be focused upon as part of reliable power equipment start up procedures and processes.
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Managing Extreme Heat: Cooling Strategies For High-Density Systems

As computer manufacturers pack more and more processing power into smaller packages, the challenge of data center cooling becomes more complex - and more critical. New servers and communication switches generate as much as ten times the heat per square foot as systems manufactured just ten years ago.. As these new systems are installed alongside previous generation systems, they create hot zones within the data center that cannot be effectively managed using traditional approaches to cooling. New strategies and technologies must be implemented to provide the cooling high-density systems require for reliable operation.
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On-Site Critical Power Generation for the Data Center & Other Critical Facilities

Can your data center survive a 48 hour outage? Can you continue to pay escalating utility power bills in the years to come? On site "critical" power generation is the inevitable answer for these challenges. 

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Check out the April issue of ES with the cover story: Discovery vs. Disaster: Why You Should Know The Limits Of Your Data Center.
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