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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.

Innovation Still Matters

February 26, 2010
What have you done this week to inspire your customers and employees to be excited about your products or services? 
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Olympic waste heat for the win

February 26, 2010
The massive scope of planning an Olympic games boggles the mind, and yet you know the unexpected still looms out there. Occasional weather issues notwithstanding, the Vancouver games has had
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Safety First

February 19, 2010
Our March/April issue has caused me to reflect on safety standards.
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The Joy of Print

February 12, 2010
Our new issue is in the mail
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Are Data Centers Beginning to Compete on Efficiency

February 5, 2010
IBM's newest facility will be LEED Gold
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A Business Lesson from Braveheart, Al and Ellen

February 5, 2010
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. 
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The Importance of Learning

January 29, 2010
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.
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Building Greenfield Data Centers

January 22, 2010

Mission Critical exists to meet this need for information. If you are reading this blog, I know you are interested in improving reliability, lowering PUE, or both, at a facility. You'll probably also want to attend our special webinar series on Building a Greenfield Data Center, to be held on March 17th, April 15th, and May 13th. I'll be announcing speakers soon, but set these dates aside as I am expecting more than 4-hours of presentations from industry experts with considerable time set aside for q&a.


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Google and Haiti Are Related

January 15, 2010
Freedom and prosperity are benefits to be enjoyed by all
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What to Expect in 2010

January 6, 2010
Watch as I gaze into my crystal ball; nine predictions for 2010. Editor Kevin Heslin predicts change in the data center industry; beyond that, no guarantees.
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