When just updating the news isn't quite enough -- The ES editorial staff, columnists, and other friends of the magazine weigh in here with passing thoughts, a news item that deserves a boost, follow-up on articles in the magazine, and possibly the occasional rant.
One of my favorite scenes from the 1995 film Braveheart takes place on the battlefield before the hand-to-hand combat takes place. In a rousing speech, Scotsman William Wallace challenges his troops to stay and fight. His words whip them into a frenzy.
That’s why I wanted to
call attention to an announcement made by IBM today. The company unveiled a new
experiential exhibit at INNOVENTIONS
at Epcot at the Walt Disney
World Resort, which invites guests to discover the
possibilities of building a smarter planet. The exhibit is powered by a new
Smarter Data Center, providing a real-life demonstration of optimized computing
that reduces energy costs by up to 25 percent.
Why was one floor’s laboratory ventilation failing to keep up, when it was even the closest floor to the rooftop fans? Some system sleuthing led two engineers to a fitting conclusion. Read more stories in May Issue 2017.