How Energy Management Averted a Data Center Crisis

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http://www.thevarguy.com – I thought that you might be interested in a real-life data center situation that arose recently in China: We’d been approached by a customer who wanted to lower its data center PUE to below 1.5 for a variety of reasons, not least of which included reducing energy costs and carbon emissions. The facility wasn’t old, so the best way forward was an upgrade to its physical infrastructure — pretty standard stuff, really. To increase the efficiency of the cooling system, which was where the greatest opportunity for energy savings lay, a chilled water solution was installed utilizing econom (IT news)